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Threefold Puja, Dedication Ceremony, Refuges and Precepts and Heart Sutra in Irish

By Prajnagita on Fri, 30 Jul, 2021 - 11:40

A collection of translations into Irish including:

The Threefold Puja (translated into Irish by Pádhraic Ó Ciardha, from the English version by Sangharakshita)

The Dedication Ceremony (translated into Irish by Pádhraic Ó Ciardha, from the English version by Sangharakshita)

The Refuges and Precepts (with the 5 and 10 Positive Precepts) (translated into Irish by Pádhraic Ó Ciardha, from the English version by Sangharakshita)

The Heart Sutra (taken from the Dublin Buddhist Centre’s Celtic Puja) 

For those with little Irish who would still like to participate, please feel free to follow the set of voice recordings made...

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Birmingham Buddhist Centre
Birmingham Buddhist Centre

“If Any Passengers Have a Pilot's Licence, Please Make Your Way to the Flight Deck. Thank You.”

By Free Buddhist Audio on Fri, 30 Jul, 2021 - 00:00
Sangharuchi gives a Sangha night talk investigating the various components of mindfulness, why would you want to be mindful and some practical tools for cultivating mindfulness in our daily lives.
Free Buddhist Audio
Free Buddhist Audio

Dharmabyte: Why Mindfulness?

By Sadayasihi on Thu, 29 Jul, 2021 - 06:00

Ratnaprabha describes the qualities of mindfulness in a talk about the fifth precept, intoxication and mindfulness. 

Excerpted from the talk entitled The Fifth Precept given at the West London Buddhist Centre, 2013.

Ratnaprabha describes the qualities of mindfulness in a talk about the fifth precept, intoxication and mindfulness. 

Excerpted from the talk entitled The Fifth Precept given at the West London Buddhist Centre, 2013.

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Triratna Resources
Triratna Resources

Over 30 Policy/Procedure Template Documents (for mostly UK use)

By aparajita on Wed, 28 Jul, 2021 - 14:58

Dear responsible person at a Centre or Group

The policies and procedures contained in this document are intended to be adapted and tailored to your specific needs. Obvious slots exist for you to drop in your organisation name, or the job title of the relevant person, but it’s important to read through the policies fully before deciding whether further changes are required!

There are also consistent references to some key terms like “staff”, “volunteers”, “beneficiaries”, “Chief Executive”. Using “find and replace” it should be...

Karuna Fundraisers
Karuna Fundraisers

“ STRUGGLE OF NOMADIC TRIBES IN COVID CRISES”-

By Sanghanath on Tue, 27 Jul, 2021 - 12:30

“ STRUGGLE OF NOMADIC TRIBES IN COVID CRISES”-

By Sanghanath on Tue, 27 Jul, 2021 - 12:30

                      EXPERIENCES AND STORIES FROM THE GROUND

Join us for our next live Covid crisis event and hear directly from the founders of Nirman, Santosh and Vaishali, who have given their lives to raise awareness of the issues faced by Nomadic Tribal communities in Maharashtra.
Register here: https://appeals.karuna.org/get-involved

SUNDAY 1ST AUGUST 4-5PM

Who are the NT/DNT ?

The Nomadic Tribes and De-notified Tribes (...

Birmingham Buddhist Centre
Birmingham Buddhist Centre

Dharma Day: Vajrasattva: Getting Back to Normal, Coming Home to Who We Really Are

By Free Buddhist Audio on Tue, 27 Jul, 2021 - 00:00
Karunavajra gives a talk at the Birmingham Buddhist Centre for 2021’s Dharma day about Vajrasattva, and how he can help and inspire us in these times of transition. Vajrasattva is a beautiful Buddha figure embodying essential Dharma truths. He symbolises the teaching that we are in possession of enormous riches and we don’t realise it.
College of Public Preceptors
College of Public Preceptors

Public Preceptor Appointment: Vajratara

By akasajoti on Mon, 26 Jul, 2021 - 17:23

Public Preceptor Appointment: Vajratara

By akasajoti on Mon, 26 Jul, 2021 - 17:23

Dear friends,

The College of Public Preceptors is delighted to announce the appointment of Vajratara as a Public Preceptor.

Vajratara is 43 years old. She encountered the Dharma while still at school, was ordained in 2004, and became a private preceptor in 2016. She was in Sheffield for many years where she lived in a community, worked in the Evolution shop, and then taught at the Centre. She is currently a member of the women’s ordination team at Tiratanaloka, where she’s been for about...

People to People, Nagpur, India.
People to People, Nagpur, India.

First Time in India - Transgender's Meditation Retreat

By tejadhamma on Mon, 26 Jul, 2021 - 14:36

First Time in India - Transgender's Meditation Retreat

By tejadhamma on Mon, 26 Jul, 2021 - 14:36

Initiated by People to People

People to People, Nagpur is working with transgenders since Covid-19 Relief Work have been started. We have helped them with Food, Grocery kits and the Electric Bills when they had nothing to cope up with any expenses in Corona Second Wave and Lock down crisis.
The group leader of 16 transgender, Shanaya and her group are going to be introduce with...

People to People, Nagpur, India.
People to People, Nagpur, India.

Covid Relief Work - Food Kit Distribution to Vulnerable in slums

By tejadhamma on Mon, 26 Jul, 2021 - 14:21

Covid Relief Work - Food Kit Distribution to Vulnerable in slums

By tejadhamma on Mon, 26 Jul, 2021 - 14:21

Though the Second Wave of Covid - 19 and Lockdown have been reducing, we are still working on Covid-19 Relief Work in slums of Kamptee, Nagpur, India. Here, daily wagers are still finding difficult to get job and earning to manage their routine life; difficult for them to cope up the expenses with the children’s online classes/school, food and other necessary things. People are in need of help.

Here we are sharing a video of a slum named Alamnagar, Kamptee.  We are working on...