01 October 2010

3 October 2010 - Service Sunday

Nalanda has invited Bro. Chan Khoon San to give a Dhamma talk during the first Service Sunday of October. The Service will start at 9am with puja, chanting and Metta Bhavana. Bro. Chan will later speak on the qualities which make one the jewel of laymen, the lily of laymen, and the lotus of laymen. These special qualities were expounded by the Lord Buddha and were recorded in the Anguttara Nikaya.

For further information, please contact us at 03-8938-1500. Thank you.

About the speaker :

Bro. Chan Khoon San was born in Penang. In 1960, he joined the Malayan Teachers College at Brinsford Lodge, United Kingdom and received two years of teacher training there. In 1968, he entered the University of Malaya and graduated with a B.Sc. (Hons) degree in Chemistry in 1971. From 1971 till his retirement in 1996, he worked as a Research Chemist in a large plantation company.

After his retirement, Bro. Chan goes to Myanmar annually to pursue the practice of Satipatthana Vipassana meditation. Besides practising, he also teaches Buddhism at various Buddhist centres in the Klang Valley and organises Buddhist pilgrimages to India. He is the author of two books, namely 'Buddhism Course' and 'Buddhist Pilgrimage'.