Greetings

16 May 2019

Happy Teacher’s Day!

Every child needs good teachers to nurture them in knowledge and skills and develop their nature to be wholesome and good.  Every learner needs honourable educators who are selfless, patient and caring to guide them towards a meaningful life.  Nalanda Buddhist Society pays tribute to all teachers, both spiritual and secular, who have made a positive impact that echoes through time.

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12 May 2019

A mother’s love; An unselfish love

A mother is compassionate when we are anxious, and patient when we are errant.  They forgive us for our carelessness, and carefully lets us develop to our potential.  In celebration of Mother’s Day, let our appreciation for them be unrelenting, just as a mother’s love is unending.  We wish all mothers everywhere a meaningful and joyful Mother’s Day.  May they be blessed with good health, comfort, happiness, and peace.  May they be blessed with love.

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6 May 2019

‘Selamat Berpuasa’

The month of Ramadhan starts today as Muslims fast daily from dawn to dusk.  This practice of restraint, modesty, and renunciation is not just with regards to food, but also concerns conduct, speech and thoughts.  Nalanda wishes our Muslim friends a blessed Ramadhan Al-Mubarak filled with peace, harmony and joy.  ‘Selamat Berpuasa’ dan Salam mettā.

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19 February 2019

Wishing you a Happy “Chap Goh Meh”!

Today is the full-moon day of the first lunar month, marking the celebration of “Chap Goh Meh” for the Chinese community.  Traditionally, families would gather for another round of harmonious reunion and make aspirations for a happy and peaceful year ahead.  Nalanda wishes everyone a joyful and meaningful celebration with much goodwill and generosity.  Happy “Chap Goh Meh”!

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5 February 2019

Happy Chinese New Year!

Nalanda wishes you a joyous and blessed Chinese New Year.  Let us spend the holidays connecting meaningfully with our family and friends.  To those who are travelling home, we wish you safe journeys.  May you and your loved ones be well and happy always!

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1 January 2019

Happy New Year 2019

Nalanda Buddhist Society Malaysia would like to thank our members, benefactors, volunteers and supporters for a fantastic 2018!  As we recollect and reflect on the past year, we are filled with much gratitude for your fervent support which made possible the achievements and progress in service to Buddha-Sāsana and the community.

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6 November 2018

Happy Diwali to our Hindu friends

‘Diwali’ (or more commonly called ‘Deepavali’ in Malaysia) celebrates the symbolic victory of goodness over evil; and the triumph of knowledge over ignorance.  On this festive occasion, Nalanda wishes our Hindu friends a “Joyful Diwali” filled with wholesome love, light, and peace.  Have a meaningful celebration with family and friends, and travel safely.

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24 September 2018

Happy Mid-Autumn Festival

Today is the Mid-Autumn Festival, and the moon above us is full and bright.  It is traditionally a time for Chinese families to gather for reunion dinners and to wish for each other’s well-being.  We would like to wish you happy get-togethers with family and friends.  May you enjoy the fullness of life and the brightness of blessings, just like the full-moon tonight!

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14 June 2018

Hari Raya greetings

Nalanda Buddhist Society wishes our Muslim friends a joyous celebration on the arrival of Syawal tomorrow.  May the fasting and sacrifices you have made over the past month bring you much Peace.

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29 May 2018

‘Buddha Day’ Programme at Nalanda

Happy is the appearance of Buddhas’.  Today we commemorate the anniversary of Buddha’s Enlightenment 26 centuries ago, and mark the beginning of Buddhist Year (B.E.) 2562.  We joyfully invite you to join us for the following meaningful spiritual programmes:

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