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Fundraising Appeal for the India Dhamma Trust

Wed, 31 Aug, 2016 - 17:26

Fundraising Appeal for the India Dhamma Trust

Wed, 31 Aug, 2016 - 17:26

Hear a little more about why your support of the India Dhamma Trust works magic!  An appeal given at the Triratna Buddhist Order Convention this summer.

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'Ambedkar' movie by Jabbar Patel

Mon, 4 Apr, 2016 - 17:37

'Ambedkar' movie by Jabbar Patel

Mon, 4 Apr, 2016 - 17:37

Here is a link to ‘Ambedkar’ by Jabbar Patel. It’s the story of his life, struggles, and ultimate conversion to Buddhism - and winner of three India National Awards (Best Actor, Best Art Direction, and Best English language film).

Movie download site Zinemaya describes it thus - “this is one of the finest historical films made in Independent India. This movie takes place between the years 1901 to 1956, a period of great social upheavals and revolutionary movements around...

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Celebrating Dr B.R. Ambedkar.

Sun, 20 Mar, 2016 - 22:41

Celebrating Dr B.R. Ambedkar.

Sun, 20 Mar, 2016 - 22:41

In ‘Celebrating Dr B.R. Ambedkar’, Subhuti offers four main reasons why we might remember and honour the great Dr Ambedkar.

This video also includes fact sheets about Dr Ambedkar’s life, the work of Triratna in India and attempts to capture the essence and transformative power of the Dhamma revolution.  

Dr Ambedkar’s vision for the potential of Buddhism as creating a Pure-land is not just for India; it’s an important message for the whole world. 

Produced by India Dhamma Trust....

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The Power of the Sangha: a story of transformation

Thu, 25 Feb, 2016 - 12:23

The Power of the Sangha: a story of transformation

Thu, 25 Feb, 2016 - 12:23

An interview with the very impressive Ratnakumar, an Order Member you have directly sponsored to transform his life and enter the Order. Originally from Orissa, Ratnakumar started life with the stigma of being a dalit in village India: not being able to sit with upper caste children in the class room or play with them in the sports grounds. Even the shop keepers would ask him to leave his money on the floor rather than take it from his hand...

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Transforming Self, Transforming Society

Tue, 16 Feb, 2016 - 12:29

Transforming Self, Transforming Society

Tue, 16 Feb, 2016 - 12:29

Dhammachari Yashosagar talks openly about how Dr BR Ambedkar saw the transformation that needed to take place for millions of Indian people to escape the bonds of the caste.

He taught that the way for the Dalit people to overcome the indignity and suffering endorsed by the Hindu religion was to convert to Buddhsim, take responsibility for their own lives and help others to take responsibility for theirs.

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The Indian Dharmacharinis have arrived!

Fri, 27 Mar, 2015 - 08:49

The Indian Dharmacharinis have arrived!

Fri, 27 Mar, 2015 - 08:49

Shraddhavajri and Vidyadharini have arrived at Adhisthana and wanted to thank the IDT donors for sponsoring them.  They are benefitting already from their time in the UK and the women’s course are certainly benefitting from them being here.  Thank you for all your help in helping broaden and deepen the Dharma Revolution in India.  Your help goes a long way.

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What a difference a Dharmacharini makes

Sat, 16 Nov, 2013 - 14:41

What a difference a Dharmacharini makes

Sat, 16 Nov, 2013 - 14:41This 8-minute video from Clear Vision looks at the ordination of women in India and its far-reaching effects.
If you want to help transform the lives of hundreds of women and men in India right now please support the India Dhamma trust.

To become a friend of the India Dhamma Trust and support us regularly download a standing order form at - http://indiadhammatrust.org

Or Just Give at - http://www.justgiving.com/IndianDhammaFundraising



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2013 India Dhamma Trust appeal

Sat, 16 Nov, 2013 - 14:29

2013 India Dhamma Trust appeal

Sat, 16 Nov, 2013 - 14:29This appeal was made by Sanghamani at the 2013 European Order weekend. If you feel moved to respond to this request to join the Dhamma Revolution. Please consider becoming a friend of The India Dhamma Trust by agreeing to support us regularly.

Regular financial support enables us help grow the ordination teams and expand the capacity of Ordination training in India by Indian Order Members so they can respond to the hundreds of people who are approaching ordination,...
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