25 March 2013

The Young Buddhist Quiz

The Young Buddhist Quiz

How well do your children know the Dhamma?

Nalanda Institute Malaysia is organising The Young Buddhist Quiz on 31 August 2013. This friendly competition is open to Malaysian youths aged 13 – 16.

Come and test your Buddhist knowledge!

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24 March 2013

Nalanda’s 10th Annual General Meeting

Nalanda Buddhist Society Malaysia Board of Management 2013-2015.  Congratulations on being elected!  The Board has already convened their first meeting at 2pm today, mere hours after the AGM.

Nalanda Buddhist Society Malaysia’s 10th Annual General Meeting (AGM) was held on Sunday, 24 March.  President Mr. Lee Kong Foo, convened the meeting with the President’s Address, summarising the Society’s highlights and achievements in the past year.  Nalanda Founder Bro. H S Tan, offered inspiring advice and shed positive new light on the direction and future of Nalanda, while reminding all members to uphold the Nalandian culture and spirit. Read more

21 March 2013

Nalanda Dharma School Trip

Group photograph at Kuala Lumpur Crafts Complex.

Education can take place beyond the classroom.  On 10 March, students of Nalanda Dharma School had an outing to the Kuala Lumpur Crafts Complex to broaden their horizons on the handicraft industry.  Apart from visiting the exhibitions, students were also given a chance to try their hands on making some simple crafts. Read more
19 March 2013

Nalanda Patron’s Day

Nalandians circumambulating the K Sri Dhammananda Memorial Stupa at Buddhist Maha Vihara, while chanting with faith and reverence.

Photographs by Gan Jia Cheng

18 March 2013 marks the 95th birth anniversary of Nalanda’s late Spiritual Advisor, the Most Venerable Kirinde Sri Dhammananda Nayaka Thero. This day is also Nalanda Patron’s Day, an annual event to commemorate and appreciate all our donors, benefactors and volunteers who have contributed tremendously to the growth of Nalanda over the years.  Read more

18 March 2013

Nalanda Patron’s Day Observance

Bro. Tan sharing on the background and significance of Nalanda Patron’s Day.

Sunday, 17 March was Nalanda Patron’s Day Observance.  We were privileged to commemorate this day with our friends from Singapore Buddhist Fellowship.  Together, we listened to and discussed the Dhamma with Mr. Benny Liow, as he spoke on the topic of ‘Morality’ (Sila).   Read more

18 March 2013

Visit by Singapore Buddhist Fellowship (BF)

The Buddha image sits on a high platform in the middle of the Shrine hall, greeting all visitors to Nalanda with perfect equanimity and compassion.

On 16 March, members of Singapore Buddhist Fellowship (BF) arrived at Nalanda Centre to a warm welcome and hearty lunch. They were then guided on a tour of the building before proceeding to a “Meet-the-Author” session with Mr. Vijaya Samarawickrama.  Read more

17 March 2013

Annual General Meeting on 24 March 2013

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13 March 2013

Volunteer Induction Programme (V.I.P.)

Sis. Buddhini sharing on Nalanda’s Core Values and overall vision.

On Saturday, 9 March, a Volunteer Induction Programme was organised to introduce new volunteers to Nalanda’s culture and high service quality. During the 4-hour session, Sis. Buddhini, Sis. Santi and Sis. Faith took turns to present the volunteer guidelines and facilitate group discussions. It was a fruitful workshop and by the end of it, everyone was feeling like a V.I.P.! Read more