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Breaking Myths

Debunking Common Myths in Buddhism by Dr. Punna Wong. Breaking Myths Series 14 Truth is in the Books Breaking Myth Series 13: I Need A Lot https://youtu.be/FPnNHfj1VWA Breaking Myth Series 12: Fighting Diseases Breaking Myths Series 11: An Insurance Policy https://fb.watch/2QZ5HDF7o2/ Breaking Myth No. 10: Emptiness is not nothing Breaking …

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 …

Wesak Day 2019 message

Dear Brothers and Sisters in the Dhamma, When The Buddha was Enlightened, he taught his earliest disciples the Four Noble Truths which remains as The Buddha’s core Teachings Dukkha – the truth of suffering. Samudaya – the truth of the origin of suffering. Nirodha – the truth of the cessation …

Life of the Buddha – The Prince Renounces Palace Life

‘ The king, Siddhartha’s father, arranged a grand dinner and dance for the prince to celebrate the birth of Rahula. Invited were the best dancers, singers and musicians in the country. It was not just out of joy that the king arranged the celebration. He could see that the prince …

Life of the Buddha – The Prince encounters Death

‘ On returning to the palace after seeing the sick man, Siddhartha was very dissatisfied and depressed and was often seen in deep thought. The king, seeing him so changed, became very sad. Soon enough, the prince asked again for the king’s permission to leave the palace to learn more …

Life of the Buddha – Queen Mahāmāyā’s Dream

‘More than 2,500 years ago, there was a king called Suddhodana. He married a beautiful Koliyan princess named Maha Maya ( Māyādevī ). The couple ruled over the Sakyas, a warrior tribe living next to the Koliya tribe, in the north of India, in what is now known as Nepal. …