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The Buddhist Maha Vihara was founded by the Sinhalese community based in Kuala Lumpur and the surrounding areas in 1894 to provide a place of worship in their Sri Lankan Theravada tradition. Most of Sinhalese were either traders or artisans and skilled workers brought in from Ceylon by the British Administration to develop the colonial Malayan Civil Service.
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  • Maha Sanghika Dana

    In memory of Departed Loved Ones. Sponsorship of oil lamps will be available.

    April 5 @ 11:30 am
  • Merit Offering Ceremony

    @ Sinhala Buddhist Cemetary, Jalan Loke Yew.

    April 5 @ 5:00 pm
  • Full Moon Day

    @ 12.00 noon Free Full Moon Vegetarian Lunch @ 7.30pm Full Moon Puja Puja Honour...

    April 7
  • Wisdom Meditation Course

    April 8 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  • BISDS Devotion Day

    A programme to educate the BISDS students on the spiritual values.

    April 12 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • PUNNAKALAYA

    Monday 13th April 4.29pm to 14th April 5.17am. Dedication to undertake meritorio...

    April 13 @ 4:29 pm - April 14 @ 5:17 am

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