News & Updates

20 June 2024

Buddhist Societies from Sarawak visit Nalanda Centre

On Sunday 16 June, Nalanda members welcomed leaders from five Buddhist societies in Sarawak for an exchange at Nalanda Centre.  This visit organised by YBAM (Young Buddhist Association Malaysia) Sarawak State Liaison Committee (马佛青砂拉越州联委会), provided an opportunity for everyone to make new acquaintances and learn from each other.

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19 June 2024

Luang Por Amaro visits Wisdom Park

On Wednesday 19 June, Nalanda members warmly received Luang Por Amaro on his maiden visit to Wisdom Park.  Luang Por toured the parks, pavilions and buildings which were built to provide a conducive environment to facilitate the learning and practice of Dhamma.  He rejoiced in the availability and usage of Wisdom Park for the growth and learning of the Buddhist community.

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18 June 2024

The wholesome deed of giving

On Saturday 15 June, the community at Seri Kembangan joined Nalanda members and volunteers in the monthly Pindacāra (monks on alms-round) programme with humble acts of offering food and requisites to venerable monks. 

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17 June 2024

Birth anniversary of Ajahn Chah today

17 June 2024 marks the 106th birth anniversary of the late Venerable Ajahn Chah Subhaddo (1918 – 1992), a revered monk whose life and teachings continue to inspire many monks and laity alike, across the world.  Let us pay humble tribute to this great teacher by recollecting his teachings and practising them faithfully.

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16 June 2024

Full-moon Uposatha service & Dhamma talk

On the coming Full-moon Day of ‘Jeṭṭha’ month this Thursday 20 June, we invite Buddhist practitioners to spend this day wisely reflecting on the Dhamma, performing meritorious deeds, and deepening our practice by observing the Eight Precepts. 

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16 June 2024

Happy Father’s Day

Fathers are often the unsung heroes in the family.  In their roles as the provider, protector, patriarch and leader, fathers set the foundation that grounds us so that we can face challenges courageously.  Children who are supported by mothers and fathers are indeed blessed.  And the Buddha also taught that those who support their parents are equally blessed.

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15 June 2024

Hosting Singapore Buddhist Mission Youths

From 7 to 9 June, Nalanda members hosted 17 youths from Singapore Buddhist Mission (SBM) on their overseas service trip to Kuala Lumpur.  SBM Youth is a fellowship of young and vibrant Buddhists and focuses it activities on balancing spiritual pursuits with youthful living.

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14 June 2024

Thank you to all Buddha Day volunteers

Volunteering in selfless service is a priviledge and practice which nurtures the heart.  In this year’s Buddha Day Observance B.E 2568, we were moved by this heartfelt altruism in all our 350 volunteers, as they served and persevered to effect Dhamma programmes at Nalanda for the community to honour the Buddha. 

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13 June 2024

Video – Peaceful Buddha Day Observance 2024

Watch the video highlights to see how the community came together to learn how to cultivate Peace within and with others, and to perform wholesome deeds.

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12 June 2024

Leaders join Wesak programmes across Selangor

Over Wesak last month, Buddhist communities observed this holy period by gathering with like-minded friends to pay homage to the Buddha.  Nalanda leaders gladly joined Wesak programmes to connect with fellow missionaries at the Selangor State-level Wesak celebration and observances organised by Taiwan Buddhist Tzu-Chi Foundation Malaysia and Serdang Buddhist Association.

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