Pertaining to Nalanda Education & Outreach Centres programmes and activities in KL, JB and SP.

NEO Centre

31 October 2018

‘Sangha Day’ robe & requisite offering

‘Sangha Day’ is celebrated annually at Nalanda to honour the virtues and contributions of the Maha Sangha (monastic order) in preserving and propagating the Buddha’s teaching.  This is an occasion to express our gratitude to monks and nuns who strive diligently to bring happiness and peace to the world.

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27 October 2018

Kedah Dhamma camp for teenagers

Respect is the core value that underlies our positive connections not only with family and friends, but with everyone we encounter in life.  Come and find out more about the cultivation of respect in a dynamic learning camp organised by Nalanda Dhamma School from 14 to 17 December 2018, in Sungai Petani.

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17 September 2018

Day of giving and selfless service

The popular Nalanda ‘Family Fun Fair’ in Johor Bahru was successfully held last Sunday, 16 September.  A total of 81 stalls offered a variety of home-cooked delicacies, beverages, and household items to the delight of more than 3,000 shoppers and visitors.

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12 September 2018

‘Family Fun Fair’ in Johor Bahru

Nalanda Johor Bahru Branch is organising the 3rd ‘Family Fun Fair’ at NEO Centre Taman Johor Jaya on Sunday, 16 September.  Let’s come together to celebrate ‘Malaysia Day’ by supporting a worthy cause – to raise funds for the operations of Nalanda Free School and Dhamma School in J.B.

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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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5 May 2018

Ven. Dhammavuddho in Johor Bahru

NEO Centre Johor Bahru is honoured to host Venerable Dhammavuddho Mahathera this Thursday, 10 May for a Dhamma talk, starting at 8.00pm.  Ven. Dhammavuddho is the founder-abbot of Vihara Buddha Gotama, a forest monastery in Perak founded mainly for the study, teaching, practice and propagation of the Buddha’s discourses, monastic discipline, and meditation.

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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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5 April 2018

Indian monks and youths joined ‘Pindacāra’ programme

The ‘Pindacāra’ (alms-round) held on 3 March was indeed a joyous occasion as two young bhikkhus and 17 Buddhist youth leaders from India joined devotees in this monthly programme.  The bhikkhus and youths were in Malaysia for 10 days as part of the “Jambudvipa-Suvarnabhumi Buddhist Youth Exchange Programme”, which is Nalanda Buddhist Society’s long-term mission to help revitalize the proper learning and practice of Buddhism in its land of origin – India.

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21 February 2018

Joyful ‘Sangha Day’ at Nalanda K.L.

On Sunday 12 November, Nalandians at the Kuala Lumpur Branch in Happy Garden celebrated ‘Sangha Day’ with much joy.  Devotees observed the occasion with meritorious acts of meditation, pūja and chanting, followed by a Dhamma talk by Sis. Sunanda, who shared about the importance of revering and supporting the Buddhist monastic order.

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18 February 2018

Inaugural camp at NEO Centre S.P.

NEO Centre Sungai Petani recently hosted a fabulous camp for 33 teenagers aged 12 to 16 during the December school holidays.  The 4-day camp themed ‘Right Friendship’ saw the bloom of new and beautiful kinship among the young campers.

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