Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Buddha Purnima 2014

Buddha Purnima was celebrated at Ned centre on May 13th, 2014, from 10.00am - 11.30am.  Buddhist Prayers and Sai bhajans graced the occasion, followed by a video presentation on the Enlightenment of Buddha as well as Bathing the Buddha session.

Namo Ami Tuo Fo!

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Wesak day 2014

Monday, May 12, 2014

Parents' Appreciation Day

In conjunction with Mother's Day, the Sai Youths of Penang organized a Parents' Appreciation Day at NED on May 11th, 2014, from 9.00am - 12 noon.  Several families comprising the local residents at Desa Intan had participated in this event.  The programme included a video presentation on Hope as well as family photo-shoot for all families, and refreshments.

Friday, May 2, 2014

Sai Chinese Affairs Sadhana Camp

The Penang State SCA Sadhana Camp was held at SSBC Glugor centre on May 1st, 2014, from 9.00 - 4.30pm.  Various spiritual topics were discussed and shared by local speakers in bilingual Chinese & English language.

Saturday, April 26, 2014

Sri Sathya Sai Aradhana Mahotsavam 2014

Our centre celebrated Sri Sathya Sai Aradhana Mahotsavam (i.e., Swami's Mahasamadhi Day) on April 24th, 2014, at 8.00pm.  We began with vedic chanting, prayers and bhajans, video presentation, and a Gratitude Programme offered by eight of our members who shared their thoughts, love and gratitude to Swami.  This was followed with a thorough explanation on Dhyana by Bro Lee YK, afterwhich all members participated in a 10-minute session of Jyothi Meditation.

It was a blessed evening for everyone who were present.... Jai Sai Ram.

Sunday, March 23, 2014

National Self Transformation Programme Retreat

The Sai Central Council of Malaysia organized its first National Self Transformation Programme Retreat on March 22nd - 23rd, 2014.  The venue was at Barre IJ Centre in Cameron Highlands.  Six members of NED had participated in this event which accommodated almost 300 Sai members from all over Malaysia.

There were many inspiring talks given by National and STP leaders, various sharing sessions by STP participants, role-plays as well as a workshop to enhance the full understanding of this important programme.

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National Self-Transformation Programme

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Enlightenment Day of Goddess Kuan Yin 2014

The Enlightenment Day for Goddess Kuan Yin falls on March 19th, 2014.  Our members conducted bhajans and Tibetan Buddhist mantras for the auspicious occasion at 8.00pm in the evening.

Om Mani Padme Hum!

2014 Sadhana Camp at NED

NED centre held its first Sadhana Camp for 2014 on March 16th, 2014, from 9.30am - 1.00pm.  After our opening prayers, the first topic on 'Love' was presented by Bro Lee YK.  Bro Lee expounded on the subject 'Love' as taught by Swami in His various discourses.  This was followed by a half-hour coffee-break at 11.00am.  

The next discussion on 'Conversation with Sai' was facilitated by Sis Adeline Teh.  This was an interactive session whereby there were questions and answers pertaining to the role of a Sai devotee and Swami's Golden Age.  Many questions were further raised from the floor and discussed together.  It was indeed a fulfilling morning for all who had attended this spiritual event.

At 12.45noon, Mangala Arathi was offered and it was followed with vegetarian lunch.

Saturday, March 1, 2014

Mahashivaratri 2014

The auspicious celebration of Mahashivaratri was held on February 28th, 2014, from 8.00pm - 11.00pm.  Our prayers included Veda chanting, Shiva mantras, Lingashtakam, and bhajans.

Om Namah Shivaya!

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Chinese New Year 2014 - Loh Sang

Chinese New Year 2014

NED members greeted the Chinese New Year with bhajans and prayers on January 31st and February 2nd, 2014.  After arathi, everyone had a joyful feast of vegetarian steamboat and loh-sang together.  It was indeed a wonderful time for Sai family reunion.

Gong Xi Fa Cai!

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Chinese New Year 2014)