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The 20th Biennial National Convention of Young Buddhist Association of Malaysia “Guided by Mission, Growing with Time”

Saturday, 29 May 2010 00:00

Young Buddhist Association of Malaysia is having the 20th Biennial National Convention on June 4th to 6th, 2010 at the Long Hua Senior Citizens Community, Kulai, Johor. The Theme for the 20th Biennial National Convention is “Guided by Mission, Growing with Time”. YBAM is the leading organization for Buddhist youths in Malaysia. The past forty years has provided invaluable lessons for the YBAM, but as it steers into the future, it will meet new challenges facing our Buddhist youths with confidence but without compromising on its sacred mission. With rapid changes impinging all aspects of modern life, YBAM will utilize the teaching of Buddha on wisdom and compassion to respond to the contemporary needs and new emerging trends of Buddhist youths.

The organiser has cordially invited Y.A.B. Dato' Seri Abdul Ghani bin Othman, Menteri Besar of Johor to officiate the opening ceremony at 6.00 pm, 4/6/2010 (Friday) and the closing ceremony will be officiated by Y.B. Datuk Wee Jeck Seng, Deputy Minister of Youth and Sport Malaysia at 1.30 pm, 6/6/2010v(Sunday). There are about 200 people from the nation will attend for this 20th Biennial National Convention which include the religious advisors, lay advisors, consultants, national councils, 120 delegates and 25 observers.

Young Buddhist Association of Malaysia will celebrate the 40th Anniversary reunion dinner “Welcome Home” on 05/06/2010, 7.30 pm at the Long Hua Senior Citizens Community, Kulai, Johor. The ex-national council members have been invited to join this 40th Anniversary reunion dinner.

Young Buddhist Association of Malaysia urges all the delegates and observers to register themselves on 04/06/2010 between 9 am to 11 am at the Long Hua Senior Citizens Community, Kulai, Johor.

For any enquiries, please contact YBAM secretariat at 03-78049154 or Lew Ban Min 012-7123035.