Category Archives: Announcements

Announcements (Thursday, 16 January 2020)

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1) SJBA Youth Section will be making house calls to bring New Year greetings and songs, Buddhist hymns and good wishes to the hosts and family on 2nd February 2020, Sunday. Those who wish to invite them to your homes on 2nd February 2020, may book through Sis. Lily at Tel. 03-56348181 or call Bro Leng Wei 016-3589521.

2) SJBA cordially invite you and family and friends to join us at our “Gong Xi, Gong Xi” Dinner on 8th February 2020, Saturday, 7pm to celebrate the Chinese New Year together and promote fellowship as we enjoy the various program planned for the night together with our special guests from the Old Folks Homes. You many bring along some food to share with others and angpows for the old folks too (about 45 pax). 

3) SJBA Sunday Dhamma School will reopen on 16 February 2020, Sunday for both new and old students (age from 5 years to 16 years old). Registration of new students will also be conducted on the same day.

 4) SJBA is organising a Vipassana Meditation Retreat in April, 2020 as follows:     Venue: Chin Swee Temple, Genting      Teacher: SJBA Abbot, Venerable Nyanaramsi.       Dates: April 11 to 18 Ven. Nyanaramsi is the Abbot of SJBA Vihara. He is a highly respected meditation teacher who provides meticulous guidance and advice to all practitioners. This is thus a rare blessing to be guided by such a wise, experienced and patient teacher.
If you wish to join as meditators and/ or to sponsor for the Retreat expenses, please contact our office Sis Lily at 03-56315299 or Whatsapp 0107719480.

5) SJBA invite you and family and friends to a spiritual and mentally enriching morning at this Sunday’s Buddha Puja commencing at 9.15am with offering of lights, flowers and incense to the Buddha, chanting led by Venerable Indarathana, Dhamma Talk by Bro Chim, Blesssings and Sharing of Merits.

Announcements (Wednesday, 8 January 2020)

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1) SJBA Youth Section will be making house calls to bring New Year greetings and songs, Buddhist hymns and good wishes to the hosts and family on 2nd February 2020, Sunday. Those who wish to invite them to your homes on 2nd February 2020, may book through Sis. Lily at Tel. 03-56348181 or call Bro Leng Wei 016-3589521.

2) SJBA cordially invite you and family and friends to join us at our “Gong Xi, Gong Xi” Dinner on 8th February 2020, Saturday, 7pm to celebrate the Chinese New Year together and promote fellowship as we enjoy the various program planned for the night together with our special guests from the Old Folks Homes. You many bring along some food to share with others and angpows for the old folks too (about 45 pax). 

3) SJBA Sunday Dhamma School will reopen on 16 February 2020, Sunday for both new and old students (age from 5 years to 16 years old). Registration of new students will also be conducted on the same day.

 4) SJBA is organising a Vipassana Meditation Retreat in April, 2020 as follows:     Venue: Chin Swee Temple, Genting      Teacher: SJBA Abbot, Venerable Nyanaramsi.       Dates: April 11 to 18 Ven. Nyanaramsi is the Abbot of SJBA Vihara. He is a highly respected meditation teacher who provides meticulous guidance and advice to all practitioners. This is thus a rare blessing to be guided by such a wise, experienced and patient teacher.
If you wish to join as meditators and/ or to sponsor for the Retreat expenses, please contact our office Sis Lily at 03-56315299 or Whatsapp 0107719480.

5) SJBA invite you and family and friends to a spiritual and mentally enriching morning at this Sunday’s Buddha Puja commencing at 9.15am with offering of lights, flowers and incense to the Buddha, chanting led by Venerable Indarathana, Dhamma Talk, Blesssings and Sharing of Merits.

4th theravada samaneri novitate programme 2020

Registration for the 4th Theravada Samaneri Novitiate Programme 2020 is now OPEN!

To be held at Subang Jaya Buddhist Association from 21st to 31st May 2020, themed “Pursuing a Path of Inner Peace”, the organisers would like to invite interested participants to apply at http://tinyurl.com/tsnp2020form or fill in the offline form.

To obtain more information, please do not hesitate to email infotsnp@gmail.com or WhatsApp Sister Sumedha at 016-3310325

Announcements (Friday, 27 December 2019)

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1) SJBA cordially welcome you and family and friends to our New Year Countdown Gathering this 31 December 2019. The program is as follows:

7.30pm – 8.30pm                      28-Buddha Puja Chanting

8.30pm – 10.00pm                     Homecook Buffet Dinner at New Dana Hall

10.00pm – 11.30pm                   28-Buddha Chanting & Dedication of Merits

11.30pm – Midnight                   New Year Countdown

00.01pm – 00.30am (1/1/2020)  New Year Blessings by Venerable Members of the Sangha

2) SJBA will be conducting the forthcoming Grand 28 Buddhas Puja Ceremony on 4 January 2020, Saturday, 7.00pm – 10.00pm. In preparation for this auspicious occasion, the Venerable Members of the Sangha will be leading in the Chanting of the 28 Buddhas daily (8.30am – 11.00am . 7.30pm – 10.00pm plus afternoon session at 1.00pm – 3.00pm on Saturday and Sunday) until a total of 1,000 times. Sponsorship for this auspicious events are most welcome (Main Sponsor RM1,000 and sponsorship of any amount). Please contact Sis Lily 03-56348181 or bank-in online to CIMB No. 8003294666 (Subang Jaya Buddhist Association).  

3) SJBA Sunday Dhamma School will reopen on 16 February 2020, Sunday for both new and old students (age from 5 years to 16 years old). Registration of new students will also be conducted on the same day. 

4) SJBA invite you and family and friends to a spiritual and mentally enriching morning at this Sunday’s Buddha Puja commencing at 9.15am with offering of lights, flowers and incense to the Buddha, chanting led by Venerable Indarathana, blessings, Dhamma Talk by Bro. Chim on the “Significance of the 28 Buddhas Puja” and sharing of merits.

Announcements (Thursday, 28 November 2019)

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1) SJBA is organising the 13th Annual Educare Program in SJBA in aid of needy students, providing them with school items to start the new school term. It is expected that about 500 needy students in Subang Jaya/USJ/Sunway/Sungei Way and rural areas will receive the school items on 8 December 2018 (9am to 12pm). Each student will receive a full set of school items which consists of school bags, shoes, books, stationary, etc. which costs about RM108.00. The amount may not be a lot but it is a simple yet significant gesture of ours to show our care and concern to poor students. We hope that through this simple but sincere gesture, the students are motivated to study better and achieve academic success and eventually success in life.
This noble task can be achieved with the continuous support of our members and devotees. If you wish to sponsor one or more students, please contact Sis. Lily 03-56348181, 56315299.The Educare Program will be held in SJBA Shrine Hall on 8 December 2019, 9am to 12pm. Hence the Sunday Puja on that day will be off.

3) SJBA invite you and family and friends to a spiritual and mentally enriching morning at this Sunday’s Buddha Puja commencing at 9.15am with offering of lights, flowers and incense to the Buddha, chanting, Dhamma Talk  Venerable Santha and Sharing of Merits.

Announcements (Thursday, 21 November 2019)

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1) SJBA is organising the 13th Annual Educare Program in SJBA in aid of needy students, providing them with school items to start the new school term. It is expected that about 500 needy students in Subang Jaya/USJ/Sunway/Sungei Way and rural areas will receive the school items on 8 December 2018 (9am to 12pm). Each student will receive a full set of school items which consists of school bags, shoes, books, stationary, etc. which costs about RM108.00. The amount may not be a lot but it is a simple yet significant gesture of ours to show our care and concern to poor students. We hope that through this simple but sincere gesture, the students are motivated to study better and achieve academic success and eventually success in life.
This noble task can be achieved with the continuous support of our members and devotees. If you wish to sponsor one or more students, please contact Sis. Lily 03-56348181, 56315299.The Educare Program will be held in SJBA Shrine Hall on 8 December 2019, 9am to 12pm. Hence the Sunday Puja on that day will be off.

3) SJBA invite you and family and friends to a spiritual and mentally enriching morning at this Sunday’s Buddha Puja commencing at 9.15am with offering of lights, flowers and incense to the Buddha, chanting, Dhamma Talk on “Mindfulness in Stress Management” by Dr. Sumana Ratnayaka who is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Pali and Buddhist Studies,  University of Peredeniya. He obtained his BA (Hons) from the  University of Kelaniya and M. Litt. from University of Oxford. Dr. Ratnyaka teaches early Buddhism, Mindfulness, Buddhist Philosophy and Pali.

Announcements (Thursday, 14 November 2019)

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1) SJBA is organising the 13th Annual Educare Program in SJBA in aid of needy students, providing them with school items to start the new school term. It is expected that about 500 needy students in Subang Jaya/USJ/Sunway/Sungei Way and rural areas will receive the school items on 8 December 2018 (9am to 12pm). Each student will receive a full set of school items which consists of school bags, shoes, books, stationary, etc. which costs about RM108.00. The amount may not be a lot but it is a simple yet significant gesture of ours to show our care and concern to poor students. We hope that through this simple but sincere gesture, the students are motivated to study better and achieve academic success and eventually success in life.

This noble task can be achieved with the continuous support of our members and devotees. If you wish to sponsor one or more students, please contact Sis. Lily 03-56348181, 56315299.

The Educare Program will be held in SJBA Shrine Hall on 8 December 2019, 9am to 12pm. Hence the Sunday Puja on that day will be off.

3) SJBA invite you and family and friends to a spiritual and mentally enriching morning at this Sunday’s Buddha Puja commencing at 9.15am with offering of lights, flowers and incense to the Buddha, chanting, Dhamma Talk by Bro Teoh Kian Koon. Bro. Teoh graduated from University of Malaya in Civil Engineering in 1979. He had been a spiritual practitioner cum ‘Meditator’ since 1971.  Since his retirement in 2001 from his engineering career, he has been sharing his understanding and experiences with all who are keen in the search for true happiness, peace and liberation from birth and death and all mental suffering to become a more virtuous, noble and wiser human being. He gives talks and hold meditation  and Dhamma classes at various Dhamma Centres. 

Announcements (Thursday, 7 November 2019)

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1) Metta Meditation sessions are held every Monday at SJBA Meditation Hall from 8.30pm to 9.45pm. This cultivation of metta focus on loving kindness to oneself, loved ones and all other beings. All are welcome.

2) Devotees are welcome to have self-practice in Vipassana Meditation every Thursday from 8.30pm to 9.45pm at our Meditation Hall.

3) SJBA invite you and family and friends to a spiritual and mentally enriching morning at this Sunday’s Buddha Puja commencing at 9.15am with offering of lights, flowers and incense to the Buddha, chanting, Dhamma Talk on “Humility – The Foundation of All Virtues” by Bro Tan Siang Chye, and Sharing of Merits.

Announcements (Wednesday, 30 October 2019)

1) The “What the Buddhist Believe – 2nd Series” Course will end this Friday, 1 November with the topic is “Misconceptions about Buddhism & Other Questions” by Bro Tan Siang Chye. 

2) SJBA invite you and family and friends to a spiritual and mentally enriching morning at this Sunday’s Buddha Puja commencing at 9.15am with offering of lights, flowers and incense to the Buddha, chanting, Dhamma Talk on “The Importance of Saddhā (Faith)” by Bro Chim, and Sharing of Merits.