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Established in 1953, the Buddhist Society of Victoria (BSV) is the oldest Buddhist Teaching Centre in Australia.

As well as offering a vibrant teaching program at the Buddhaloka Centre in East Malvern, in September 2014, monastics from the Buddhaloka Centre and from Sanghamittarama, our vihara for bhikkhunis, moved to the newly established Newbury Buddhist Monastery. NBM a beautiful 150 acre property at Newbury, about 100 kms north-west of Melbourne.

On May 24th, 2015, Newbury Buddhist Monastery was officially opened by Ajahn Brahm, the spiritual adviser of the BSV.

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Event Calendar

August 2017

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
1
  • Meal (Dana): Lunch dana by Lashmi. (1M)
  • Guided Meditation by Venerable Dr Buddharakkhita
2
  • Meal (Dana): Lunch dana by Mahinda (1M)
  • Melbourne Insight Meditation Group with Dharma Facilitators & invited Lay teachers (not conducted by BSV)
3
  • Meal (Dana): Lunch dana not required. (1M)
  • Silent Meditation facilitator Venerable Dr Buddharakkhita (Sayadaw U Pandita is away)
4
  • Meal (Dana): Lunch dana by Dakshini (1M)
5
  • Day Meditation Retreat facilitated by VenerableDr Buddharakkhita
  • Meal (Dana): Lunch dana by Shrinika. (1M)
  • Teens Program - facilitated by Venerable Dr Buddharakkhita
6
  • Unguided Meditation
  • Dhamma talk given by Venerable Dr Buddharakkhita
  • Communal Lunch
  • Sutta discussion : Led by Venerable Dr Buddharakkhita
7
  • Meal (Dana): Lunch dana by Samanthi (1M)
  • Guided Meditation facilitated by a lay teacher (Brendan Payne)
8
  • Meal (Dana): Lunch dana by Vino. (1M)
  • Guided Meditation by Venerable Dr Buddharakkhita
9
  • Meal (Dana):Lunch dana by Sunil K. (1M)
  • Melbourne Insight Meditation Group with Dharma Facilitators & invited Lay teachers (not conducted by BSV)
10
  • Meal (Dana) :Lunch dana by Opal (1M)
  • Meditation and Dhamma Talk by - Sayadaw U Pandita
11
  • Meal (Dana) :Lunch dana by Samudra (1M)
12
  • Meal (Dana) :Lunch dana by Neluka (1M)
13
  • Unguided Meditation
  • Dhamma talk given by Venerable Chi Kwang Sunim
  • Communal Lunch
  • Sutta discussion : Led by Venerable Dr Buddharakkhita
14
  • Meal (Dana) :Lunch dana by Cora & Sumangali (1M)
  • Guided Meditation facilitated by a lay teacher (Adrian Tee)
15
  • Meal (Dana) :Lunch dana by Hiranthi. (1M)
  • Guided Meditation by Venerable Dr Buddharakkhita
16
  • Meal (Dana) :Lunch dana by Gunawardena. (1M)
  • Melbourne Insight Meditation Group with Dharma Facilitators & invited Lay teachers (not conducted by BSV)
17
  • Meal (Dana) :Lunch dana by Caroline. (1M)
  • Meditation and Dhamma Talk by - Sayadaw U Pandita
18
  • Meal (Dana) : No Lunch Required. No Monk.
19
  • Meal (Dana) :Lunch dana by Lakshman G. (1M)
20
  • Unguided Meditation
  • Dhamma talk given by Venerable Dr Buddharakkhita
  • Communal Lunch
  • Sutta discussion : Led by Venerable Dr Buddharakkhita
21
  • Meal (Dana) :Lunch dana by Chitra (1M)
  • Guided Meditation facilitated by a lay teacher (Brendan Payne)
22
  • Meal (Dana) :Lunch dana by Srijith - Offsite
  • Guided Meditation by Venerable Dr Buddharakkhita
23
  • Meal (Dana) :Lunch dana by Savi. (1M)
  • Melbourne Insight Meditation Group with Dharma Facilitators & invited Lay teachers (not conducted by BSV)
24
  • Meal (Dana) :Lunch dana by Judith. (1M)
  • Meditation and Dhamma Talk by - Sayadaw U Pandita
25
  • Meal (Dana) :Lunch dana by Jinani. (1M)
26
  • Meal (Dana) :Lunch dana by Chintha. (1M)
  • Sakyadhita Australia
27
  • Unguided Meditation
  • Dhamma talk by Venerable Chi Kwang - representing Sakyadhita Australia
  • Communal Lunch
  • Sakyadhita Aust AGM
28
  • Meal (Dana) :Lunch dana by Sumangali. (1M)
  • Guided Meditation facilitated by a lay teacher (Adrian Tee)
29
  • Meal (Dana) :Lunch dana by Malki (1M)
  • Guided Meditation by Venerable Dr Buddharakkhita
30
  • Meal (Dana) :Lunch dana required. Pls book this date to provide dana. (1M)
  • Melbourne Insight Meditation Group with Dharma Facilitators & invited Lay teachers (not conducted by BSV)
31
  • Meal (Dana) :Lunch dana required. Pls book this date to provide dana. (1M)
  • Meditation and Dhamma Talk by - Sayadaw U Pandita

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The Buddhist Society of Victoria Inc
71 Darling Road,
Malvern East, 3145 Victoria,
Australia.
Inc No. A0023538B
ABN. 89 738 755 249
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