Nalanda Centre prepared for Centenary celebrations

A tribute altar is set up at Nalanda Centre’s Dhamma Teaching Hall for Sunday’s launching.

18 March 2018 marks the birth centenary of the Most Venerable Dr. Kirinde Sri Dhammananda Nāyaka Thero (1918 – 2006), the late Sanghanāyaka Thera of Malaysia, and Nalanda’s Spiritual Adviser.

We will be launching the Centenary Celebrations at Nalanda Centre on Sunday, 18 March, from 9am to 12pm with Dhamma teachings by Bro.Tan Ho Soon and other Achariyas.  Thereafter, lunch will be offered to the Māha Sangha headed by Ven. B. Sri Saranankara Nāyaka Thero.

At the Main Shrine Hall of Nalanda Centre, Sri Serdang.

Sumangala Room Altar dedicated to the late Sanghanāyaka, with his robes and walking stick on public display.

Let us all come together to pay tribute to Ven. K. Sri Dhammananda’s invaluable teachings and immeasurable contributions to the development of Malaysian Buddhism.  All are welcome to the launching of ‘K. Sri Dhammananda Centenary Celebration’ this Sunday!

Photographs of Ven. K. Sri Dhammananda from Nalanda Archives adorn every corner of the Centre.