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Venerable Dhammavuddho Memorial Day

Namo Buddhaya. Theravada Buddhist Council of Malaysia (TBCM) is organising a 100 days memorial on the passing away of our beloved Venerable Dhammavuddho Mahathera.  The memorial will be held on 21 March 2020 at 10.00am to 1.00pm at the Sri Lanka Buddhist Temple, Sentul, Kuala Lumpur.  The Organising Committee is …

Mindful Hiking Retreat Tour 2020

Dear Brothers and Sisters in the Dhamma, Theravada Buddhist Council of Malaysia (TBCM) is pleased to announce that Ayasma Aggacitta has offered to embark on a Mindful Hiking Retreat Tour in 2020. The Buddhist societies/organisations/bodies are as follows: Date Buddhist Society Person in charge Phone No. 14-16 March Seck Kia …

Chinese New Year Message

As we bid farewell to the Year of the Pig, we realize that all good and bad things must come to an end. This reaffirms the doctrine of Impermanence as taught by the Buddha. We reflect on what we are grateful for and all lessons learnt must be put to …

Late Luangpor Dhammavuddho Mahāthera (1947 – 2019)

Aniccā vata sankhārāUppāda vaya dhamminōUuppajjitvā nirujjhantiTe san vūpa samō sukhō – Mahā Parinibbāna Sutta DN16 It is with great sadness to announce that Luangpor Dhammavuddho Mahāthera,a member of TBCM’s Monastic Advisory Panelhas passed away at 7.12 amon 22nd December 2019. The wake will be held atVihara Buddha Gotama, Temoh, Perakon …

Dhamma Day

On 26th November 2019, TBCM held a one day meditation retreat at TBCM office. The speaker was Dr Sumana Ratnayaka. He was a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Pāli and Buddhist Studies at University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka since 2002. He teaches and researches on Early Buddhism, Buddhist Philosophy …

Happy Birthday Ven B Sri Saranankara

TBCM would like to wish Ven B.Sri Saranankara nayaka Maha Thera Happy Birthday. May the blessings of the Triple Gem be with you always. May Bhante be well and happy daily. May you be blessed with good health, happiness and a good long life. Happy Birthday.

Happy Deepavali 2020

Deepavali or Diwali is the Hindu festival of lights, which is celebrated every year is one of the most popular festivals of Hinduism. Deepavali symbolises the spiritual “victory of light over darkness, good over evil and knowledge over ignorance” TBCM wishes everyone Happy Deepavali and happy holidays.

Daulat Tuanku

Daulat Tuanku Salutation and Warmest Congratulations to His Majesty Yang di-Pertuan AgongAl-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah on the auspicious occasion of His Majesty’s coronation as the 16th Yang di-Pertuan Agong of Malaysia on 30th July 2019 Theravada Buddhist Council of Malaysia like to take this opportunity to wish Your …

OPEN AWARENESS MEDITATION RETREAT 2019

HERE is an opportunity to delve deeper into Open Awareness meditation taught during the “How To Die a Good Death’ workshop. The verdant forest in Dusun Tekali is an excellent environment for this practice. Ayasma Aggacitta’s guided meditation recordings and his Dhamma talks will be used . The retreat is …