Nov 5: Founders Day Alms Giving

One of our major events for the year is the Annual Alms Giving, to commemorate the Founding Fathers of Ananda College. As a tradition, we have continued and celebrated this event for many years. This year too, we are happy and proud to celebrate this great event.

Date: 5th of November 2017 (Sunday)
Time: 9.00am onwards
Venue:  Sakyamuni Sambuddha Vihara (Berwick), 125 Homestead Road, Berwick (Melways 130 J2).

We would love to see you and your family members participate in this meritorious event. Your generous contribution and active participation is solicited. It would also be much appreciated if you could assist in any way with the dane menu by undertaking to provide any of the listed menu items and/or wish to offer a pirikara to the priest, and/or a donation to the temple.

If you are able to participate in this meritorious event and prepare any food items, please contact Tyrone (, Arjuna ( or any OBA committee members.

Your generous contribution and active participation is sincerely appreciated.

Founders Day Alms Giving 2016Click the picture to view Founders Day Alms giving (2016) Photo Album


September 27 :Bodhi Pujawa

The Association will start the new year, with a special Bodhi Pujawa, at the Dhammadeepa Meditation Centre(Dandenong Temple).

All are welcome to attend the Bodhi Pujawa, this Wednesday 27th September at 7.00 p.m., to partake in the religious ceremony, and invoke blessings for a successful year.

Looking forward to your presence and blessings, at the temple.

It would be much appreciate if you could bring flowers and “gilan pasa” to be offered at the temple.

Date: 27th of September 2017 (Wednesday)
Time: Please be there by 7.00pm
Venue:  Dhammadeepa Meditation Centre(Dandenong Temple), 43,Hemmings Street, Dandenong, VIC 3175

Bodhi Pujawa 2015Click the picture to view Bodhi Pujawa(2015) Photo Album

Sep 24: AGM

The Annual General Meeting for the year 2017/2018 will be held on Sunday the 24th of September. 

The details of the AGM are as follows,

Date: Sunday, 24th September, 2017
Time:    6.00pm

Shavans Pinewood Pinewood Shopping Village, 17-21 Centreway Mount Waverley, Victoria 3125

As per Rule 15 of the OAAV Constitution, the members who are proposing and seconding and the nominees must be financial members of the Association and all nominations must be sent to the Secretary to the address given below at least 14 days before the date of the Annual General Meeting.

For further information, please contact Tyrone (0417 382 660) or any OBA committee members

Annual General Meeting 2016Click the picture to view AGM (2016) Photo Album

We invite you to attend our events. Our members are more than happy to answer any questions you may have about the organization and how you can join. Prospective members are welcome to learn more about us by attending an event.