80th Anniversary

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80th Anniversary Magazine

Various Activities were held through out the 80th Year 0f the School.

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80th Anniversary Launch & Mass Sanghika Dana

Date : 8 March 2009

Highlights : Launching of 80th logo, Animated Dhamma Series and AV Chanting Series.

Wesak Celebration

Date : 9 May 2009

Highlights : Building a special palanquin for Wesak procession

Teachers Workshop at Tropicana

Date : 15 March 2009 (Junior Class Teachers) & 7 June 2009 (Teachers Workshop with Ven. S Pemarata)

Highlights: Teachers Workshop entitled “What it means to be a teacher – Teaching techniques of the Buddha” emphasized on teaching with the head, heart and hand.

Visit to Singapore Buddhist Centres

Date : 29 to 31 May 2009

BISDS went for a working visit to Kong Meng San Phor Kark See Monastery, Buddhist Library, Mangala Vihara Buddhist Temple, Ti-Sarana Buddhist Association, Singapore Buddhist Mission and Singapore Meditation Centre. Led by principal Ven K Siridhamma Thera and deputy principal Sis. Vineeta, the group drove down to the republic to share and exchange ideas and also to promote “The Abbot and the Orphan” animated production.

Vesak 2009 Film Festival Award Ceremony in Sri Lanka

Date : 15 June 2009

BISDS’s entry entitled “The Oil Lamp” won 1st place in the animation category of Vesak 2009: International Buddhist Film Festival in Sri Lanka. “The Abbot and the Orphan Episode 1 – The Shrine” received a merit award in the International Feature Film Exhibition.

BISDS Carnival

Date: 19 July 2009

Location : La Salle School field, Brickfields.

BISDS Carnival was a fresh twist to its yearly Family Day, only this time, it was bigger, more exciting with lots of new concepts and activities including fun-filled “Telematch” throughout the day!



1st Inter-Buddhist Youth Fellowship Games

Date : 6 September 2009

Location : Catholic High School, Petaling Jaya.

In conjunction with the BISDS 80th anniversary, the 1st Inter-Buddhist Youth Fellowship Games was organized to promote “Dhamma-in-Motion” through sports and games.

Lantern Nite

Date : 26 September 2009

Highlights : Fellowship potluck dinner, lantern-making competition, lantern walk, talent time.


Date: 11 October 2009

Highlights : Sewing of robes by our very own staff

Appreciation Nite

Date: 7 November 2009

Highlights : Huge buffet dinner, prize giving ceremony, various performances and launching of the 80th Anniversary Commemorative Magazine & new website.