Hosting friends from Dhammajata Vihara

Venerable Dhammasiri having a discussion with Bro. Tan and Nalanda officers.

On 20 January, Nalandians were honoured to host friends from Dhammajata Vihara, Pulau Pinang, led by their Abbot, Venerable Dhammasiri.  The Society’s President Sis. Ong Ah Mooi, Deputy President Bro. Ng Chin Teck and 36 members accompanied Venerable Dhammasiri on this visit to the Klang Valley.

Sis. Evelyn Chow, President of Nalanda Buddhist Society together with Nalanda officers warmly welcomed Venerable Dhammasiri, the Dhammajata Committee and their Dhamma School students on the Sunday afternoon.  After a guided tour of Nalanda Centre and K. Sri Dhammananda Centre, the entourage adjourned for afternoon tea and wholesome discussions on Dhamma education and propagation for the benefit of the community.

Venerable Dhammasiri giving a Dhamma teaching to devotees.

Bro. Tan sharing about the purpose of Buddhist cultivation which is to end the cause of suffering.

Dhammajata gifting to Nalanda their project entitled – ‘Theravada Buddhist Library’, a compilation of Theravadin resources stored in a stand-alone hard drive.

The Dhammajata committee then presented to Nalanda a kind gift of their project entitled – ‘Theravada Buddhist Library’, a compilation of Theravadin resources stored in a standalone hard drive.

Venerable Dhammasiri led devotees in the dedication of merits and blessings.

We thank Venerable Dhammasiri and our friends from Dhammajata for their heart-warming visit.

We thank Venerable Dhammasiri and our friends from Dhammajata for their heart-warming visit and thoughtfulness.  May we always be blessed with kalyana mittas as long as we walk the path of Dhamma.