General News

Dedicating the Buddhist Shrine

We have completed the construction of the Shrine at the Sri Lankan High Commission in Nairobi and were able to dedicate it on the 6th of May as part of our Vesak Day program.   full story...

Vesak Celebration 2012: Celebrating the day of Enlightenment

The Nairobi Buddhist Temple will be celebrating Vesak, to commemorate the Birth, the Enlightenment and the Passing away of the Buddha.  This is undoubtedly the most sacred day for all Buddhists around the world.  The Nairobi Buddhist Temple has put together a nice program to celebrate Vesak so that you can make this day a day of peace, self reflection and spiritual awareness.   full story...

Noble Eight Fold Path - Dhamma talk by Venerable Bhante Y. Wimala

Sunday, April 29, 2012
3.30  - 5pm
Bhante Wimala will discuss how you can intergate the principals taught in Eight fold path into your daily life in order to live a happy, peaceful and meaningful life.   full story...

Practical Benefits of Loving Kindness

Dhamma talk on mettha, guided meditation on loving kindness and a discussion With Venerable Bhante Y. Wimala   full story...

Stupa Renovation

In March 2012 we started renovation of the Stupa Shrine of the temple. This is the first time major renovation work has been done since the opening of the temple in 1999. We are planning to complete work in time for the Vesak celebration in May of 2012.
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Greetings and Blessings from Bangkok, Thailand

The monsoon rain has devastated Thailand. So far more than 300 people are reported to have died from the flood. The floodwater has caused billions of dollars' worth of damage. Many provinces of Thailand are still under water.
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Sacred Relic Tour, Kenya

Maitreya Project “Heart Shrine Relic Tour” arrived in Nairobi, Kenya on the 6th of July. A special shrine was set up in Sanathana Dharma Temple in Nairobi.  Thousands of participants including people of all faiths and nationalities congregated and viewed the sacred relic while receiving blessings.   full story...

Quality Education for Sustainable Development

Bhante Wimala participated in the “Prize Giving and Education Day” organized by the Langata district Board of the Ministry of Education in Nairobi, Kenya on July 15, 2011.   full story...

Graduation Ceremony In Samaj School

Samaj School is a multi-racial, multi-cultural school and is considered one of the best schools in Nairobi, Kenya. On May 21st, 2011, the third graduation ceremony was held at the school with the participation of His Excellency Geoff Tooth, the Australian High Commissioner to Kenya. Bhante Wimala who, was a special guest, participated in the ceremony with Mr. Dawda, the Triple Gem Society East Africa President.