Date: 20 July 2019 Saturday Time: 9.30am to 5.00pm. Venue: BGF Ara Damansara Title: Wise Reflections – Lessons from the Pali Suttas. Speaker: Bro Benny Liow Register online at http://tiny.cc/Benny20Jul19 Speaker Profile Benny Liow is the editor of Eastern Horizon. He was the Editorial Consultant and contributor to the “Religions and Beliefs” volume of The Encyclopedia of Malaysia. His writings have appeared in various local and international journals and publications and he has edited eight books on Buddhism. Benny holds…Find out more »
The Dhamma Minders 5 is now open for registration. With the theme "Building & Inspiring Future Generations of Buddhists" we encourage all Dhamma school teachers or facilitators, especially new facilitator recruits to join and benefit from this 40-hours training course. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ThILBLGfwME Be inspired by these Awesome Trainers: Uncle Vijaya Dr. Tan Ho Soon Dr. Bugs Tan Dr. Khoo Boon Hock Ronnie Leong K.C. Chiang Woo Sau Mun Tay Siok Eian Thang Mee Yuen Tee Chee Seng Daniel Kwok Michelle Yap…Find out more »
Date: 21st July 2019, Sunday Time: 9.00am to 11.30am Title: The Six Great Gifts Speaker: Bro Tan Siang Chye Synopsis Based on AN1.6 and AN6.30, when the Buddha attained Enlightenment, the six great qualities of unsurpassable seeing, hearing, gaining, training, service, and recollection also arose in him. The study and practice of these great qualities directs mankind towards transcendence of worldly restraints, suffering and the achievement of the highest happiness. Speaker Profile Bro. Tan Siang Chye began learning at Buddhist…Find out more »
Whether it’s a sales presentation that didn’t quite go as planned, or an opportunity turned down because of a fear of public speaking, or even your most current presentation to you boss, all of us have faced situations where better public speaking skills would have altered the course of our life.
This is especially true for people who suffer from a crippling fear of public speaking, fear which often holds them back from opportunities for leadership and advancement.
As Buddhists today, it is important to be well equipped with such valuable tool which can be applied to our work life. Join us in our upcoming session and benefit from the various trainers who have vast experience in this field. Come and join our Effective Speaking Course. Do not let the fear of Public Speaking hold you back! REGISTER NOW!Find out more »
Come and learn on how to apply Metta in practical ways with Ven. Sumangala Bhikkhuni on this day's Sunday @ BGF.Find out more »
Date: 25 Aug 2019 ,Sun@BgfTime: 9.00am to 11.30am.(Followed by lunch at Bgf Café)Venue: BGF Ara DamansaraTitle: The Origin of LifeSpeaker: Uncle Vijaya Synopsis Throughout history mankind has always been searching for answers to the origin of life. Let us hear what the Buddha taught about this subject. The speaker will also relate how this understanding can help us live better lives. About Uncle Vijaya Vijaya Samarawickrama obtained a B.Arts in English from University Malaya, Master of Arts in Drama and…Find out more »
Sun@BGF – People Are Entangled In A Tangle. Who Can Untangle This Tangle? by Bhante Ayagama Siri Yasassi Thero
In the world today, we are facing various internal and external problems. Sometimes, they are connected each other and solutions for one problem might be caused for other many problems. The Great Teacher, the Buddha taught us the way to overcome our problems.Find out more »
Do you have visions of yourself that you failed again and again to achieve? Do you feel like you just don't have what it takes to be bigger and better than others? If any of the above resonates with you, this is the camp worth exploring with your deepest inner connections, with yourself! Incovar Dhamma Camp returns with the theme, "Journey", and just like life, everyone's journey to self-growth is different, but along this journey of life, are we truly…Find out more »
Date: 22nd Sept 2019, Sunday Time: 9.00am to 11.30am Title: Applied Buddhism in Our Daily Lives Speaker: Dr. Bugs Tan Synopsis We have listened to many Dhamma talks and read many Dhamma books. But how do we apply Dhamma in our daily lives. How can we use the teaching of the Buddha Dhamma to improve things at home and at work? Come and find out at this Dhamma sharing. The speaker will reveal the path way on how you can…Find out more »
Youth Connection Lends A Hand (YC-LAH) is back! #6.0. Let’s continue to show a little more kindness and love to those in need. You can also show some love with donation in cash or in kind.Find out more »
Time: 9.00am to 11.30am Venue: BGF Ara Damansara Title: Chinese Funeral Rites in Malaysia Speaker: Ven Sing Kan Public is encouraged to bring vegetarian food for Lunch Dana. No BGF Café Speaker Profile Ven Sing Kan was ordained at age 25 and had her higher ordination in 1987 under Master Tai Sheng from Taiwan. Her early teachers included the Late Chief Ven Dr K. Sri Dhammananda and Uncle Fam. A keen academic, she holds a Diploma in Buddhism from Kelaniya…Find out more »
There are social changes happening in the community with a growing awareness on LGBT+. While the topic may be sensitive and controversial, many LGBT+ people find themselves feeling isolated and vulnerable. Through an open forum, the Buddhist community shall discuss LGBT+ issues relevant to Buddhists, and help to alleviate the emotional pain of the people involved. With the intention to show and declare that Buddhism does not discriminate against LGBT+, and encourage acceptance of LGBT+ among Buddhists, the forum shall…Find out more »