Tuesday, June 27, 2023

Special 2-Week Satipatthana Vipassana Meditation Retreat

Period: 8 - 20 July 2023
Meditation Teacher: Sayadaw U Pannathamibhivamsa7
Venue: MBMC
Check-in: 7 July 2023 (Friday)
Check-out: 21 July 2023 (Friday)

Kindly submit your registration form at https://form.jotform.me/90191680195460
Please take note only ACCEPTED yogis will be informed through email.

Thursday, May 11, 2023

MBMC Special 12-Day Satipatthana Meditation Retreat

Malaysian Buddhist Meditation Centre (MBMC), Penang is pleased to announce that Sayadaw Ashin Kumarra will be at our Centre during the upcoming school holidays.

MBMC is inviting interested yogis to apply for intensive retreat under the guidance of Sayadaw Ashin Kumarra (29 May - 9 Jun 2023) at MBMC.

Yogis, please visit MBMC website & submit your online application through the following link:

Kindly take note only ACCEPTED yogis will be informed through email.

ACCEPTED yogis are required to report & check-in 1 day earlier on 28 May 2023 (Sunday).

Sunday, April 9, 2023

MBMC Wesak Day 2023 Candle Lighting Donation

Please submit your donation form with your proof of payment as attachment via https://bit.ly/3vCvpxo (Only support picture/photo of proof of payment, do not attach PDF)

Saturday, April 8, 2023

MBMC Wesak Day Meditation Retreat 22 April - 2 May 2023

Date: 22 Apr - 2nd May 2023
Venue: MBMC
Meditation Teacher: Sayadaw Ashin Kumarra from Vipassana Meditation Centre (VMC), Singapore

Yogi is encouraged to continue his/her self-practice until 4 May 2023 (Wesak Day) after the 10 days meditation retreat. Please submit your online application through the following link: https://form.jotform.me/90191680195460

Monday, March 27, 2023

MBMC 2 Weeks Meditation Retreat 2023

Date: 29 March - 9 April 2023 
Venue: MBMC 
Conducted by: Sayadaw Ashin Kumarra from Vipassana Meditation Centre (VMC), Singapore

Interested yogis, please visit submit your online application through the following link: https://form.jotform.me/90191680195460

Wednesday, March 8, 2023

MBMC 10-DAY Meditation Retreat 2023

Interested yogis, please visit MBMC website & submit your online application through the following link: https://form.jotform.me/90191680195460

Sunday, October 30, 2022

MBMC 2022 Year-end 10-Day Meditation Retreat

10-Day Intensive Retreat by Sayadaw Ashin Nandasiddhi

Venue: MBMC
Date: 22 - 31 December 2022

The retreat is almost full, please submit your application ASAP if you are interested to take this opportunity to practice & train under the guidance of a knowledgeable & experienced meditation teacher ~ Sayadaw Ashin Nandasiddhi.

Yogi Application Form: https://form.jotform.me/90191680195460

Saturday, June 25, 2022

MBMC Vassa Meditation Retreat (July to Aug 2022)


Sukhihontu Yogis 🙏🏻

MBMC has reopened for intensive retreat.

During the long Covid break (since March 2020), MBMC managed to renovate & upgrade some of our facilities such as female yogis quarters, male yogis dormitories, top floor meditation hall & toilets at the meditation building to better support the Bhikkhus & Yogis.

With the reopening of our Centre & the upcoming Vassa period, we now would like to invite all Yogis who are interested to practice Satipatthana Vipassana Meditation intensively to apply for meditation retreat at MBMC under the guidance of Nayaka Sayadaw Ashin Pannananda. Interested Yogis are requested to submit your online Yogi Application Form through the link below.

With the guidance of an experienced Sayadaw (Kalyanamitta) & a conducive meditation environment, may all Bhikkhus & Yogis who practice Vipassana meditation diligently at MBMC progress swiftly in gaining Insight Knowledge until the attainment of Path & Fruition Knowledge.

Sadhu!🙏🏻 Sadhu!🙏🏻 Sadhu!🙏🏻


• Minimum 10 days retreat.

• Subject to Nayaka Sayadaw Ashin Pannananda acceptance.

Malaysian Buddhist Meditation Centre (MBMC) - A Centre for Vipassana Intensive Retreat

(A Transformation Dedicated to Sangha & Yogis)

MBMC Meditation Retreat Website

Yogi Application Form

Sunday, May 8, 2022

Donation for PBMC Building Fund

Malaysian Buddhist Meditation Centre (MBMC) is very blessed and fortunate to be favoured by the Penang State Government to receive a piece of land of 5000 sq feet to build a Buddhist place of Worship,  (RIBI - Rumah Ibadat Bukan Islam). 

With this newly acquired government lease land of 5000 sq feet, MBMC is building Penang Buddhist Meditation Centre (PBMC), a new Meditation Centre and Dhamma School now at Lilitan Sungai Ara, Bayan Lepas, Penang.

We joyfully and auspiciously welcome all  brothers & sisters in the Dhamma to rejoice by being the benefactor like Anathapindika and Visakkha of any listed space or unit in our fundraiser booklet. Alternatively, your kind and generous cash donation of any amount would be most appreciated. Any donation above RM500/- for the building, the donor’s name will be engraved on a plaque to be hung up on the wall. 

Malaysian Buddhist Meditation Centre
Maybank Account: 507-246-185-533

(Please state: PBMC Building Fund) 

Any amount of donation is deeply appreciated.  Please send donor(s) name(s) & bank-in slip to:
MBMC HP: +6012-7929355 (whatsapp) or mbmcpg.office@gmail.com
Kindly email for our verification & receipt for you. 

For Benefactor(s) who wish to donate to any specific area or unit of the building,  kindly contact:
Brother Tan Ah Huat (President): +6012-4239699
Sister Goh Fong Loon (Hon. Secretary): +6012-4388770

Please download the brochure by click the hyperlink.

Thursday, March 17, 2022

MBMC 2022 Cheng Beng Pai Kong Mah

 Dear devotees,

MBMC will be holding a "Cheng Beng Pai Kong Mah" session on 3rd April 2022 (Sun) . It is about offering of food (Dana) to the monks in conjunction with the Qing Ming Festival. (It is also known as  Sweeping Day,  Chinese Memorial Day or Ancestors' Day),  It is a good opportunity for us to show our gratitude and to share the merit accrued to our ancestors, departed parents, relatives, friends and all beings, wishing them to be happy and be reborn to a higher plane of existence. The monks will chant suttas to transfer merits to the departed ones.

You may join the Dana by donating online to MBMC Maybank account no.507246185533

Please forward the online receipt, your name, state the purpose “Cheng Beng Festival Pai Kong Mah” and the name of the departed parents or relatives to MBMC email address : mbmcpg.office@gmail.com or WhatsApp to office hp no. 60127929355. 

Receipts will be issued upon confirmation of the online donations.

Names of donors (RM50 or above) will be read out through Zoom during the lunch dana on the day. 


马来西亚佛教徒修禅中心将于阳历2022å¹´4月3日(星期日) 举行 “清明节祭拜祖先” 供僧法会。这是一个展现我们对祖辈的感恩,同时回向功德给已往生的祖先,父母、亲朋戚友和一切众生。愿他们快乐,也愿他们能生于善界。当天僧众将会诵经回向功德。

您可通过Malaysian Buddhist Meditation Centre的Maybank户口进行线上布施,参加此供僧法会。户口号码是:507246185533。请把银行转账的证明、您的名字并注明“清明节祭拜祖先”,以及先人的名字,然后通过电子邮件 mbmcpg.office@gmail.com


Whatsapp 60127929355 传送至本中心。



Please refer to the Zoom schedule below. 请参阅以下Zoom日期和时间

Malaysian Buddhist Meditation Centre is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: MBMC Cheng Beng Day Lunch Dana
Time: Apr 3, 2022 (Sun.) 11:00 am

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID:     838 9423 2232
Passcode: natinam

Tuesday, January 18, 2022

Reopen Bhojanasala for Lunch Dana

Dear Devotees, 

MBMC’s Bhojanasala will be opened  for Lunch Dana from 22 January 2022 (Saturday). 

Based on the government’s SOP, the Bhojanasala can only accommodate  22 devotees at one time on first come first served basis. 

Devotees are required to scan and show their MySejahtera profile to the person on duty at the Bhojanasala’s entrance. They must be FULLY vaccinated, and  a status of low risk with no symptoms.

Devotees are required to put their food on the buffet tables. They may also put their Navakama into the small basket in front of the monks before sitting behind the marked tiles.

After all the 22 seats are occupied,  the rest of the devotees can still put their food offerings on the table outside the Bhojanasala. A MBMC helper will bring the food in for offering. 

Sadhu! Sadhu! Sadhu!

MBMC Board of Management