17 October 2013

“Butterfly Lovers” – A Smashing Success!

Thank you to all sponsors, donors, friends and volunteers for your support!

On Saturday, 12 October, the “Butterfly Lovers” Musical was performed by the acclaimed Dama Orchestra to a packed hall at the Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Centre! It was a mesmerising night as the audience was swept away by the creative designs, talented performances, and a captivating storyline delivered with a fresh perspective and humorous wit. Read more

7 October 2013

Nalanda Art Exhibition Successfully Concluded

The inaugural Nalanda Art Exhibition held at Nalanda Centre Sri Serdang over 3 days was successfully concluded at 8pm yesterday (6 October). Since its opening last Friday, a continuous stream of visitors had been coming to the exhibition, many of whom first-time visitors to Nalanda.

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17 September 2013

A programme well-accomplished

The long-awaited Buddhist Youth Leaders’ Study Tour to Bujang Valley from 14 – 16 September was joyfully accomplished!  We arrived at Nalanda Centre at 1.30am this morning (17 September) feeling inspired and greatly satisfied.  Nalanda Youth Centre would like to thank Bro. Tan for expertly guiding all of us on this amazing journey of discovery!  We would also like to thank the Nalanda Central Management in Sri Serdang, and our Sungai Petani branch Chairman Bro. Khaw Seng Giap for your great support and contributions.

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30 May 2013

Wesak 2013 ‘Dhamma Appreciation Night’

The ‘Wayang Kulit’ (shadow-play) is a traditional performance using puppet-shadow movements and voice to tell a story.  The performance was perfectly executed with a fine display of showmanship by Nalandians.

A most inspiring ‘Dhamma Appreciation Night’ was recently held on 24 May to celebrate the Wesak full-moon Buddha Day. The dynamic performances that evening delighted the audience with its youthful zest and brilliant comedic effects. The night’s 3 performances were specially presented by a team of dedicated young Nalandians, who were ably guided by Nalanda Institute’s Director, Mr. Vijaya Samarawickrama.  Read more

16 May 2013

Happy Teachers’ Day 2013

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15 May 2013

Installation of Buddharupam & inaugural Uposatha pūja

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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

22 February 2013

Nalandians at Berjaya Times Square, KL

Nalanda is honoured by the invitation to participate in the Berjaya Founder’s Day celebration on Saturday, 23 February, at Berjaya Times Square, Kuala Lumpur.  Berjaya Founder’s Day is an annual celebration of philanthropy, volunteerism, and community service.  Nalandians were busy over the past few nights packing souvenirs and gifts for the occasion.  Some 20,000 visitors are expected at the Mall.  Meet us there on the 10th Floor, from morning to evening to share the joy of selfless service!   All are welcome, Svagatam.

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21 January 2013

A Night with Gratitude

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