Dhamma Talk

25 May 2020

Anchoring our lives with conviction

In this talk delivered in early May, Director of Nalanda Institute Achariya Tan Siang Chye explains the importance of cultivating faith, and how we can anchor our spiritual practice and progress with this essential quality.

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16 May 2020

How to cope with fear, anxiety and uncertainty?

In this talk given on Buddha Day B.E. 2564, Bro.Benny Liow shares Buddhist teachings on how to cope with fear and anxiety in the face of uncertainties in life.  He quotes from the Pāli Canon as well as from contemporary Buddhist teachers to highlight the practices that lead to tranquility.

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7 May 2020

Night of Togetherness in Dhamma

The highlight of today’s Buddha Day celebration is the “Night of Togetherness” at 8.30pm this evening. The programme features a special message and teaching by Venerable Ajahn Jayasaro, blessings by Venerable Sri Saranankara, and a Dhamma Talk by Nalanda founder, Bro Tan.

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7 May 2020

Buddha Day Service on “Facebook Live”

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6 May 2020

Buddha Day Eve Service on “Facebook Live”

Join us in welcoming the dawning of Wesak ‘Buddha Day’ with an evening service on Wednesday, 6 May, at 8.30PM on Nalanda “Facebook Live”.  The service features a short meditation and chanting session, and Dhamma talk by Achariya Tan Siang Chye, the Director of Nalanda Institute, on the “Qualities of the Enlightened Buddha”.

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6 May 2020

Buddha Day Programmes

Namo Buddhaya!  Due to the extraordinary circumstances caused by Covid-19 pandemic that precluded large gatherings for ‘Buddha Day’ this year, Nalanda Buddhist Society has specially prepared a series of on-line programmes on 6 and 7 May to celebrate this spiritual occasion.  We joyfully invite everyone to participate in these learning opportunities where respected Dhamma speakers will be speaking on topics revolving around the ‘Buddha Day’ theme – “Tranquility in the face of Uncertainty”.

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30 April 2020

“Facebook Live” Dhamma talk

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29 April 2020

Launching of ‘Buddha Day’ theme

This Thursday 30 April, we invite everyone to go “live” on Nalanda Facebook to witness the launching of the 2020 Wesak ‘Buddha Day’ Theme.  In conjunction with the launching, Bro.Tan will be giving a talk on ‘achieving tranquility in unsettling times’.

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14 April 2020

“Facebook Live” talk by Bro.Tan

Dear friends, we hope you have been keeping safe and well as the world rallies to overcome the Covid-19 pandemic.  During such times, it is vital for us to find inner refuge and anchor ourselves to the Dhamma.

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11 April 2020

How do you overcome the feeling of loneliness?

Many people living away from their families and friends are starting to feel lonely during this long lock-down period in Malaysia. What is ‘loneliness’?  How do you overcome it?  In today’s insightful talk, Bro.Tan discusses this critical topic and gives solutions to the feelings of loneliness.

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