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Special Events And Spiritual Programs At The Nairobi Buddhist Temple

Please join us for special events and spiritual programs in celebration of Vesak.   full story...

Fundamentals Of Buddhism, (Dana, Sila Bhanvana)

Please join us for a special guest teacher, Mr. Richard Jones from London, who will conduct the meditation program on the 15th, 22nd and 29th of December.   full story...

Independence Day Celebration In Nairobi

Sri Lanka became an independent, sovereign nation on February 4, 1948. On February 4, 2013, the Sri Lankan Independence Day celebration was held on the premises of the Sri Lanka High Commission in Nairobi.   full story...

Promoting Peaceful Elections In Kenya

National and local elections were held in Kenya on March 4, 2013, electing the President, Senators, County governors and members of Parliament for the 290 electoral constituencies. The whole country was tense and worried, in fear of repetition of the post-election violence that followed the previous election in 2008.   full story...

Triple Gem Society Africa – It Is Official

“Triple Gem Society Africa” has been doing humanitarian projects in Africa for the past 15 years, but was never officially registered. For the first time, we have registered “Triple Gem Society Africa” as a non-governmental organization in Kenya.   full story...

Building Classrooms For Sixth Graders

Can you imagine 70 to 90 sixth grade children in one classroom? Well, students of Loresho Primary School, who come primarily from the surrounding slums, have to study in such a crowded classroom.   full story...

Launching The Vesak Programs At A Hindu Temple

Each year, we celebrate the birth, enlightenment and passing away of the Buddha during the Vesak celebrations. This year Vesak celebrations in Nairobi, Kenya, included three special events, two in Nairobi and one in the coastal city of Mombasa.   full story...

Eye Care For Teachers and Students

We have helped the Loresho primary school in Nairobi for years. This time we were glad to provide eye care for the teachers and students who needed it.   full story...

Honor From The Last Mayor Of Nairobi

The mayoral system in the cities of Kenya was dissolved in 2013 in order to implement a newly approved constitution.   full story...

Vesak Celebration In Mombasa

Bhante delivering the evening Dhamma talk at the main shrine of the Radha Krishna Hindu Temple in Mombasa.   full story...