16 August 2011

21 August 2011 - "Buddhism According to the Pali Canon"

Dear friends,

This is a specially arranged Dhamma talk in the Sunday afternoon - Bro. Aruna K. Gamage will present a topic on "Buddhism According to the Pali Canon" at Nalanda Centre.  The lecture will start at 3pm on 21 August 2011, Sunday.

This is the opportunity to listen to and enquire from the presenter on what Buddhism is (and is not) with reference to the Pali Canon.

Bring along your family members and friends, come and join us for the presentation.

For more information, please call us at 03-8938-1500.

Profile of Bro. Aruna :

Bro. Aruna is a Researcher for the Dhammachai Tipitaka Project based in Thailand. He is also the teaching assistant and a PhD candidate in Graduate School of Buddhist Studies, International Buddhist College, Thailand.

He obtained his MPhil Degree in Pāli, MA Degree in Buddhist Studies and First Class Honour BA Special Degree in Pāli from University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka. He has also given lectures in Sri Lankan renowned universities.

During his educational and scholastic involvements, he has received various academic awards, authored books and published various research papers, mainly on Pāli, Tipitaka & Commentaries, Sub-Commentaries, Hybrid Sanskrit and Classical Sanskrit.