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Happy New Year

Theravāda Buddhist Council of Malaysia Wishes All a Healthy, Happy & Wholesome Year Ahead. Start the Year with Wholesome Aspirations for the Practice of Dāna, Sila and Bhāvanā in our lives. The Buddha said : Ārogyaparamā lābhā santuṭṭhiparamaṃ dhanaṃ, Vissāsaparamā ñātī nibbāṇaparamaṃ sukhaṃ. Health is the most precious gain and …

Happy Diwali

May the festival of lights be the harbinger of joy and prosperity. As the holy occasion of Diwali is here and the atmosphere is filled with the spirit of mirth and love, here’s hoping this festival of beauty brings your way, bright sparkles of contentment, that stay with you through …

Theravada Buddhist Council of Malaysia (TBCM) wishes all Malaysians Selamat Menyambut Ulang Tahun Kemerdekaan ke-56 Malaysia ke-50

Selamat Menyambut Ulang Tahun Kemerdekaan ke-56 Malaysia ke-50 Fellow Brothers & Sisters in the Dhamma, Tomorrow, 31st August 2013, we shall be celebrating our country’s 56th National Day to commemorate the proclamation of Independence of Malaya from the British Empire on 31st August 1957. As we commemorate this special day …

Venerable Ajahn Chamriang Candano Mahāthero

Venerable Ajahn Chamriang Candano Mahāthero, also known as Phrakhru Siddhikhanarak or Than Tiang by the local Thai communities, was born in Baling, Kedah. He received his Upasampada (higher ordination) at Wat Prakthat (Palelai) in Baling in 1970. Ever since joining the Order, he has been active in Dhammaduta and community …

TBCM’s STATEMENT ON THE ATTACK OF MAHABODHI TEMPLE

TBCM’s STATEMENT ON THE ATTACK OF MAHABODHI TEMPLE ON 7 JULY 2013. Theravada Buddhist Council of Malaysia expresses strong disapproval on the acts of terrorism on 7 July 2013 in attacking the Mahabodhi Temple in Bodhgaya, India, one of the most revered site of the millions of Buddhists worldwide. A …

Wesak Message Buddhavasse 2557

Wesak Message Buddhavasse 2557   Sukho buddhānaṃ uppādo sukhā saddhammadesanā Sukhā saṅghassa sāmaggi samaggānaṃ tapo sukho. Blessed is the birth of the Buddhas; Blessed is the enunciation of the sacred Teaching; Blessed is the harmony in the Order, and Blessed is the spiritual pursuit of the united truth-seeker. – Dhammapada …

Appeal from Malaysia’s Buddhist Organisations

Appeal from Malaysia’s Buddhist Organisations to All Political Parties in Malaysia. The coming 13th general election will be a critical one deciding the fate of the people and this nation. Malaysia’s Buddhist organisations, in the spirit of upholding Buddha Sakyamuni’s compassion and wisdom, call on all Malaysian Buddhists as well …