Dhamma Teaching

18 July 2018

Dhamma-Living Camp for Youths

Today’s fast-paced urban lifestyles with their myriad distractions lead people to mental suffering, most commonly stress and dissatisfaction.  Many risk having debilitating mental illness without early, positive intervention.  The causes of mental suffering however, can actually be eradicated when we understand them better.

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10 June 2018

Annual Gimhāna Retreat begins

For seven weeks after the Buddha’s Enlightenment on Wesak full-moon in May, He contemplated on the Dhamma with His perfectly clear faculty of comprehension.  Then, He travelled for seven days from Uruvela to Sarnath, where He preached the Dhammacakkappavattana Sutta on Asalha Day, the full-moon in July.

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6 June 2018

Dhamma teachings in Kelantan

Nalanda founder Bro.Tan will make a 3-day visit to Kelantan starting tomorrow for Dhamma teachings.  This time, he will be speaking in Chinese and Siamese villages at the outskirts of Kota Bharu.  The talks will be delivered in Kelantanese Hokkien.

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25 May 2018

Dhamma teachings this Wesak

Wesak month full-moon commemorates the Blessed One’s Enlightenment 26 centuries ago, and marks the beginning of Buddhist Year (B.E.) 2562.  Nalanda Centre’s ‘Buddha Day’ programmes begin tomorrow, 26 May (Saturday) to 29 May (Tuesday) with excellent opportunities to learn Dhamma.  We welcome everyone to participate in the following talks throughout the 4-day spiritual celebration:

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24 May 2018

Dhamma-learning workshops

Nalanda founder Bro. Tan will lead discussions on selected passages from the Pāli Tipitaka to widen and deepen our understanding of Buddha’s teachings.  The workshop will be held at Nalanda Centre on Tuesday, 29 May, from 3.00pm to 4.30pm.

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8 May 2018

Dhamma teaching in Sungai Petani

Nalanda founder Bro.Tan will be heading north to Kedah for Dhamma talks this weekend.  His two scheduled public teaching sessions will be held at NEO Centre Bandar Mutiara in Sungai Petani.  Don’t miss this wonderful opportunity to meet with Bro.Tan and discuss the Dhamma with a knowledgeable and inspiring teacher!  All are welcome.

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7 April 2018

Tour of Johor and Singapore

Nalanda founder Bro. Tan will be visiting NEO Centre Johor Bahru to conduct meditation and give teachings on Wednesday 11 April, from 7.40pm to 9.40pm.   We invite devotees not to miss the opportunity to meet with him and to listen to the Dhamma talk.

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16 March 2018

Nalanda Centre prepared for Centenary celebrations

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.

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19 February 2018

Dhamma teaching by Ajahn Jayasaro

Friday 10 November marked another auspicious evening for Nalanda devotees as world-renowned Dhamma teacher, Ven. Ajahn Jayasaro, graced Nalanda Centre to share his words of wisdom.  Faith and enthusiasm to learn Dhamma was clearly evident in many devotees as the Teaching Hall was packed to the brim despite the heavy evening downpour.

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2 December 2017

Nalanda to host Ven. Thubten Chodron

Nalanda Centre will be hosting renowned and inspiring Dhamma teacher, Ven. Thubten Chodron, on her upcoming visit to Malaysia.  Ven. Thubten Chodron is the Founder and Abbess of Sravasti Abbey – a Tibetan Buddhist monastery for monks and nuns in America.

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