College of Public Preceptors
College of Public Preceptors

Public Ordinations at Guhyaloka

By Mahamati on Thu, 29 Sep, 2022 - 19:55

Public Ordinations at Guhyaloka

By Mahamati on Thu, 29 Sep, 2022 - 19:55

We are delighted to announce the ordinations of the following five men at Guhyaloka on Tuesday 27th September 2022.

with metta,

Mahamati, Yashodeva and Maitreyabandhu


Public preceptor Mahamati:

Nigel Ward becomes Dharmavartin, a Sanskrit name meaning ‘He who dwells with the Dharma’ (emphasis on the third syllable)
Registered spelling Dharmavartin
Private preceptor Maitreyabandhu

Jonny Tyler becomes Shakyadharin, a Sanskrit name meaning ‘He who upholds the teaching of the Buddha’ (acute accent...

Triratna News
Triratna News

Public Ordinations at Guhyaloka

By Mahamati on Thu, 29 Sep, 2022 - 19:43

Public Ordinations at Guhyaloka

By Mahamati on Thu, 29 Sep, 2022 - 19:43

We are delighted to announce the ordinations of the following five men at Guhyaloka on Tuesday 27th September 2022.

with metta,

Mahamati, Yashodeva and Maitreyabandhu


Public preceptor Mahamati:

Nigel Ward becomes Dharmavartin, a Sanskrit name meaning ‘He who dwells with the Dharma’ (emphasis on the third syllable)
Registered spelling Dharmavartin
Private preceptor Maitreyabandhu

Jonny Tyler becomes Shakyadharin, a Sanskrit name meaning ‘He who upholds the teaching of the Buddha’ (acute accent...

Jobs, Volunteering & Communities
Jobs, Volunteering & Communities

Taraloka is recruiting two new community members!

By nataliak on Thu, 29 Sep, 2022 - 15:22

Taraloka is recruiting two new community members!

By nataliak on Thu, 29 Sep, 2022 - 15:22

Taraloka offers a unique context for women to live a full-time Dharma life, for being of service to others and for personal and collective transformation. We are recruiting for two new members of our Operations Team to join us in early 2023: a maintenance manager and a housekeeper.

You will need to be an Order Member or GFR Mitra with a full, manual UK driving licence. You will need to be able to work full time, be physically fit
and have a strong desire...

Taraloka Retreat Centre
Taraloka Retreat Centre

Taraloka is recruiting two new team members!

By nataliak on Thu, 29 Sep, 2022 - 15:19

Taraloka is recruiting two new team members!

By nataliak on Thu, 29 Sep, 2022 - 15:19

Taraloka offers a unique context for women to live a full-time Dharma life, for being of service to others and for personal and collective transformation. We are recruiting for two new members of our Operations Team to join us in early 2023: a maintenance manager and a housekeeper.

You will need to be an Order Member or GFR Mitra with a full, manual UK driving licence. You will need to be able to work full time, be physically fit
...

Free Buddhist Audio
Free Buddhist Audio

Dharmabyte: Everything is Impermanent

By Zac on Thu, 29 Sep, 2022 - 06:00

In Mahasraddha talks about the act of going for refuge by way of taking a good, hard look at our lives and the experience of dukkha, aka suffering, in light of the Buddha’s teaching. 

From the talk ​​The Sevenfold Puja: Going For Refuge, given at Manchester Buddhist Centre, 2010.

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The Sikkha Project
The Sikkha Project

New Courses based upon Bhante's Classic Lectures

By Vajrashura on Wed, 28 Sep, 2022 - 16:17

New Courses based upon Bhante's Classic Lectures

By Vajrashura on Wed, 28 Sep, 2022 - 16:17

Dear friends,

We now have three new courses online which you can use in your Centres and teaching situations.

After running many of these in Dublin, I’m confident these courses will be very useful for Centres and a great way to help relative newcomers ‘meet’ Bhante and his thinking very effectively. They are primarily aimed at people who have learned to meditate, but, really, they’re...

Nagaloka, India
Nagaloka, India

NAGALOKA NATIONAL CONFERENCE 2022

By Uttam Shetty on Wed, 28 Sep, 2022 - 14:11

NAGALOKA NATIONAL CONFERENCE 2022

By Uttam Shetty on Wed, 28 Sep, 2022 - 14:11

This conference is an initial attempt to bring together scholars and thought leaders to discuss threadbare the basic concepts in Buddhism within three domains – Philosophy, Theory and Practice.

Dear Scholars/Researchers/Activists,

The conference invites Scholars, Academics, Philosophers, Activists and Buddhist practitioners attend “NAGALOKA NATIONAL CONFERENCE 2022”  In Collaboration with Department of Pali-Prakrit and Buddhist Studies Centre, Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University, Nagpur.

This conference is an initial attempt to bring together scholars and thought leaders to discuss threadbare the basic concepts in Buddhism...