• Nalanda welcomes you

    Welcome to Nalanda Buddhist Society’s website. We hope you enjoy this virtual visit, and stay in touch with our regular updates.

  • Dhamma talks this December

    Meet with and learn from inspiring Dhamma teachers this December at Nalanda Centre, Sri Serdang. All are welcome!

  • Monks on Alms-round

    We invite you to join our next alms-round on Saturday 15 December, around Seri Kembangan Jalan Besar and Pasar Rakyat markets, starting at 8.30am. All are welcome.

  • KSDC launched

    The newly-constructed ‘K. Sri Dhammananda Centre’ was officiated on 6 October 2018. We thank all donors and benefactors for helping us fulfill this need to expand Dhamma-learning facilities. Anumodana!

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  • Sangha Day 2018

    We thank everyone for joining the annual Sangha Day Observance at Nalanda. Let us continue to play our part in supporting the Sangha. Sukhihotu!

  • Towards a brighter future, together

    Let us together develop an integrated centre of education and training for the Malaysian Buddhist community.

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  • Join us as a volunteer

    Whether you are studying or working, young or retired, if you believe in doing good and giving back to society, we warmly welcome you!

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News & Updates

7 December 2018

Happy 91st Birthday ‘Bhante G’

Nalanda members would like to extend our best wishes and warmest felicitations to Venerable Dr. Henepola Gunaratana Nāyaka Thero on his 91st birthday today!  Popularly known as ‘Bhante G’, Ven. Gunaratana is a renowned meditation teacher and author of several influential works, such as the best-selling ‘Mindfulness in Plain English’.

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5 December 2018

3 million trees planted by IKEA in Sabah

Swedish furniture retailer IKEA has completed a 20-year reforestation project in Luasong near Tawau, Eastern Sabah.  The ambitious but little-known project to plant 3 million rainforest trees began in 1998, which aimed at restoring the natural ecology to a former logged and largely degraded area.

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4 December 2018

Greatest threat to the world

Article by Bro. Tan Ho Soon

Eminent climatologists, scientists, researchers and activists are telling world leaders gathered in Katowice, Poland right now that the world is facing its ‘greatest threat in thousands of years’.   The effects of accelerated human activities and consumption are heating up the world through higher emissions of Carbon Dioxide – causing what is commonly known as “global warming”.

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30 November 2018

Convocation Ceremony & Gratitude Day

Nalanda Institute Malaysia will host a Convocation Ceremony on Sunday, 2 December for graduates of BPS305 Certificate in Buddhist Studies, class of 2018.  It is also a day of gratitude and appreciation to all teachers, volunteers, and benefactors who provided precious opportunities for Dhamma learning.

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