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Congratulatory Message To YAB Tun Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamad

To:
YAB. Tun Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamad
Prime Minister of Malaysia

Congratulatory Message

We, the Buddhist community, welcome the formation of the newly elected government of Pakatan Harapan. We would like to express our heartfelt congratulations and support for a better Malaysia.

The Government received an overwhelming mandate from the people including the Buddhists in this country and we are very confident that our country will progress in the right direction.

We look forward to working closely together with the Government and its administration for the betterment and development of our beloved nation.

Thank you.

Best regards,
Buddhists for a Better Malaysia Secretariat

 

*This message is endorsed by Buddhist organizations/temples from all over Malaysia as per list below.

This congratulatory message to YAB Prime Minister of Malaysia Tun Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamad is endorsed by the following Buddhist organizations/temples:
Theravada Buddhist Council of Malaysia (TBCM)
Vajrayana Buddhist Council of Malaysia (VBCM)
Malaysia Buddhist Festival (MBF)
Selangor Buddhist Development Council (SBDC)
Buddhist Gem Fellowship (BGF)
Hoeh Beng Buddhist Temple, Kuala Lumpur
Sri Jayanti Association, Kuala Lumpur
Sakyamuni Dharma Centre
Klang & Coast Buddhist Association (KCBA)
Kuala Lumpur Buddhist Mental Health Association
Buddhist Business Network (BBN)
Bandar Utama Buddhist Society (BUBS)
Buddha Dharma Buddhist Society Subang Jaya
Mudita Buddhist Society, Klang
Subang Jaya Buddhist Association (SJBA)
Setia Alam Sambodhi Buddhist Association Selangor
Persatuan Dharma Ka-Nying Ling WP dan Selangor
Selangor Sapen Buddhist Society
Persatuan Penganut Agama Buddha Dochen Selangor
Erdi Buddhist Temple, Kuala Lumpur
Brahmavihara Monastery & Retreat Centre, Melaka
Bodhivana, Sungai Pelek, Selangor
Persatuan Penganut Buddha Sabak Bernam
Persatuan Penganut Buddha Dochen Selangor
Pertubuhan Penganut Agama Buddha Tzongkhapa, Perlis
Persatuan Buddhist Pontian, Johor
Pertubuhan Penganut Buddha Dudjom New Treasure, Kinta, Perak
Vimuttivana Vihara, Penang
Segamat Buddhist Society, Johor
Persatuan Penganut Buddha Barom Kagyu Sam Ten Chuling
Persatuan Penganut Buddha Chi Bei Xue Hui Kuala Lumpur
Thekchen Choling Melaka
Losang Dragpa Buddhist Society
Zen Sasana Society Kuala Lumpur & Selangor
Persatuan Penganut Khunchen Lungchen Nyingtheg KualaLumpur
Thrangu Dharma Society Petaling Jaya
Persatuan Pengamal Meditasi Negeri Sembilan
Chokyi Gyaltsen Center Penang
Jewel Heart Buddhist Society of Malaysia
Persatuan Penganut Buddha Phende Lekshey Ling KL & Selangor
Kinrara Metta Buddhist Society, Selangor
Persatuan Penganut Buddha Trungram
Yayasan Pema Norbu Vihara
Maha Karuna Buddhist Society
Ariya Vihara Buddhist Society
Kadam Tashi Choe Ling

Announcements (Sunday, 1 June 2014)

image00141) SJBA is organising an Introduction to Meditation Course conducted by Ven. Nyanaramsi beginning 1 June until 6 Jun 2014, 8.30pm to 10.30pm, followed by a short Meditation Retreat from 6 Jun to 8 Jun 2014. Ven. Nyanaramsi was an accountant in Malaysia before he was ordained in 1995 at the Chanmyay Yeiktha Meditation Centre in Yangon, Myanmar with Venerable Chanmyay Yeiktha Sayadaw U Janakabhivamsa as his preceptor. He had also studied the Dhamma and meditation under Sayadaw U Indaka and other Sayadaws in Myanmar. Ven Nyanaramsi spent 9 vassas in Myanmar before he accepted an invitation from SJBA to come back to Malaysia in 2003 to teach the Dhamma and meditation to Malaysian Buddhists. Ven Nyanaramsi is now the Abbot of Subang Jaya Vihara He travels frequently to Taiwan, Thailand, Myanmar and Indonesia to conduct meditation retreats. If you wish to register for the Course or join the Rereat as a yogi, helper or sponsor, please inform Sis. Lily at 03-56348181.

2) SJBA will be holding our Annual General Meeting (AGM) on 22nd June 2014 at 9.30am (not on 15th June as announced in our Newsletter as SJBA received ROS’s approval on the amendment of its Rules and Regulations only on 27 May 2014). The Agenda include receiving and adopting the Executive Committee’s Annual Report, Audited Statement of Accounts, Election of a new Executive Committee and deliberation of other matters as deemed fit by the Assembly. You are cordially invited to join us.

3) This morning’s (1/6/14) Dhamma Talk in Mandarin (at 11.30am) is on “Faith” by Chew Yee Yean. Sis Chew Yee Yean graduated from UKM. She is now working as a Senior Biochemist at UMMC. 今天 (1/6/14, 11.30am) 的讲题是“正信”, 讲师是周怡燕居士. 怡燕居士 毕业于马来西亚国民大学,她现今 在 马大医药中心担任高级生物化学师。在这十年以来,她志愿地帮忙与宣扬佛法等义务,希望能增进大家对佛法的认识与了解.

4) This morning’s (1/6/14) Chanting and Meditation will be led by SJBA Abbot, Ven. Nyanaramsi. Ven. Nyanaramsi was an accountant in Malaysia before he was ordained in 1995 at the Chanmyay Yeiktha Meditation Centre in Yangon, Myanmar with Venerable Chanmyay Yeiktha Sayadaw U Janakabhivamsa as his preceptor. He had also studied the Dhamma and meditation under Sayadaw U Indaka and other Sayadaws in Myanmar. Ven Nyanaramsi spent 9 vassas in Myanmar before he accepted an invitation from SJBA to come back to Malaysia in 2003 to teach the Dhamma and meditation to Malaysian Buddhists. Ven Nyanaramsi is now the Abbot of Subang Jaya Vihara He travels frequently to Taiwan, Thailand, Myanmar and Indonesia to conduct meditation retreats.