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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

September 2017

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
1
  • Meal (Lunch Dana): Lunch dana by Ranjith & Irene (1M)
2
  • Meal (Lunch Dana): Lunch dana by Durga (1M)
  • Teens Program - facilitated by Venerable Dr Buddharakkhita
3
  • Unguided Meditation
  • Dhamma talk given by Venerable Dr Buddarakkhita
  • Communal Lunch
  • Sutta discussion : Led by Venerable Dr Buddharakkhita
4
  • Meal (Lunch Dana): Lunch dana by Chandani (1M)
  • Guided Meditation facilitated by a lay teacher (Brendan Payne)
5
  • Meal (Lunch Dana) : Lunch dana by Samanthi (1M)
  • Guided Meditation by Venerable Dr Buddharakkhita
6
  • Meal (Lunch Dana): Lunch dana by Kanishka (1M)
  • Melbourne Insight Meditation Group with Dharma Facilitators & invited Lay teachers (not conducted by BSV)
7
  • Meal (Lunch Dana): No lunch dana required as monk will be out.
  • Meditation and Dhamma Talk by - Sayadaw U Pandita
8
  • Meal (Lunch Dana): No lunch dana required as monk is out
9
  • Day Meditation Retreat facilitated by VenerableDr Buddharakkhita
  • Meal (Lunch Dana): Communal Lunch & dana by Anusha (1M)
10
  • Unguided Meditation
  • Dhamma talk given by Venerable Dr Buddarakkhita
  • Communal Lunch
11
  • Meal (Lunch Dana): No Lunch Required. No Monk.
  • Guided Meditation facilitated by a lay teacher (Adrian Tee)
12
  • Meal (Lunch Dana) : Lunch dana by Chitra dS (1M)
  • Guided Meditation by Venerable Dr Buddharakkhita
13
  • Meal (Lunch Dana): Lunch dana by Dr. Priya M (1M)
  • Melbourne Insight Meditation Group with Dharma Facilitators & invited Lay teachers (not conducted by BSV)
14
  • Meal (Lunch Dana): Lunch dana by Lean & Harshi (1M)
  • Meditation and Dhamma Talk by - Sayadaw U Pandita
15
  • Meal (Lunch Dana): Lunch dana by Ranee W. (1M)
16
  • Meal (Lunch Dana): Lunch dana by Dileepa (1M)
17
  • Unguided Meditation
  • Dhamma talk given by Bhante Dr Buddharakkhita
  • Communal Lunch
18
  • Meal (Lunch Dana): Lunch dana by Cora (1M)
  • Guided Meditation facilitated by a lay teacher (Brendan Payne)
19
  • Meal (Lunch Dana) : Lunch dana by Malki (1M)
  • Guided Meditation by Venerable Dr Buddharakkhita
20
  • Meal (Lunch Dana): Lunch dana by Saliya F. (1M)
  • Melbourne Insight Meditation Group with Dharma Facilitators & invited Lay teachers (not conducted by BSV)
21
  • Meal (Lunch Dana): Lunch dana by Dharshani (1M)
  • Meditation and Dhamma Talk by - Sayadaw U Pandita
22
  • Meal (Lunch Dana): No Lunch dana required (Dana Offsite) (1M)
23
  • Meal (Lunch Dana): Lunch dana by Vindya (1M)
24
  • Unguided Meditation
  • Dhamma talk given by Bhante Dr Buddharakkhita
  • Communal Lunch
  • Sutta Discusion by Bhante Dr Buddharakkhita
25
  • Meal (Lunch Dana): Lunch dana by Hasitha/Chalani (1M)
  • Guided Meditation facilitated by a lay teacher (Adrian Tee)
26
  • Meal (Lunch Dana) : Lunch dana by Cindy (1M)
  • Guided Meditation by Venerable DrBuddharakkhita
27
  • Meal (Lunch Dana): Lunch dana by Malki (1M)
  • Melbourne Insight Meditation Group with Dharma Facilitators & invited Lay teachers (not conducted by BSV)
28
  • Meal (Lunch Dana): Lunch dana by Lakshman & Kalyani (1M)
  • Meditation and Dhamma Talk by - Sayadaw U Pandita
29
  • Meal (Lunch Dana): Lunch dana by Malki (1M)
30
  • Meal (Lunch Dana): Lunch dana by Sudanthi W. (1M)

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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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