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Venerable Dhammavuddho Mahāthera

Venerable Dhammavuddho Mahāthera Venerable Dhammavuddho  Mahāthera is a Malaysian of Chinese descent. He graduated from the University Malaya in 1971, and worked as an Electrical Engineer with the Public Works Department for 12 years. In 1983, he ordained as a monk in the Mahayana tradition. Three years later, he was re-ordained in …

Venerable Aggacitta Mahāthera

Venerable Aggacitta Mahāthera Venerable Aggacitta Mahāthera is a Malaysian Buddhist monk ordained at Mahasi Meditation Centre, Rangoon, Burma, in 1979. He trained under various teachers, notably Sayadaws U Paṇḍita (Paṇḍitārāma), U Tissara (Yankin), U Āciṇṇa (Pa Auk) and U Tejaniya (Shwe Oo Min). Besides practising meditation, he studied advanced Pāli and …

Venerable B. Saranankara Mahāthera

Venerable B. Saranankara Mahāthera Birthdate: 28 Oct Venerable B. Saranankara Mahāthera arrived in Kuala Lumpur from Sri Lanka in 1984. With a passion for social welfare service, Venerable founded Ithe Siri Jayanti Welfare Organization in 1991 which then started a Free Clinic, Free Tuition Classes and the Metta Home. In …

TBCM Monastic Advisory Panel

TBCM Monastic Advisory Panel The Theravāda Buddhist Council of Malaysia (TBCM) was registered on 9th May 2012 with the objective of unifying Theravāda Buddhist organizations and followers in Malaysia. The Council hopes to represent and safeguard the interests of the Theravāda Buddhist community in Malaysia, and will work with the …