“If the Order is spiritually united, if it is in harmony, then a truly wonderful thing will happen. The Order then will be the locus for the manifestation of the Bodhicitta…I need hardly say how much the world needs the Dharma, needs such an Order, such a movement as ours. I have done what I can. I have started the movement. The future of the Order, of the movement is in your hands.”
The moment she opened the door and I saw the Buddha… I felt fine.
Danayutta’s Annals In 1968… not alive.
In 1978… not alive.
In 1988… I was 6 years old, just about to start primary school in a convent in Malaysia. I lived in a big house that my grandfather built, with my father’s extended family (there were his 7 siblings, plus grandmother and great grandmother, my two older brothers). There was a big mango tree in the garden with a fishpond underneath it that...
An Exciting Opportunity to Join a New Centre in the Heart of Southampton!
The Southampton Sangha has recently opened a brand new Centre and we are looking for a male Order Member or experienced Mitra to join our Team.
Shared accommodation is offered in the refurbished flat above the Centre and the existing Order Members and Trustees are looking for someone who enjoys working in a team, and who will help us spread the Dharma and...
Join us for a curry and presentation evening about our recent pilgrimage to India and to raise funds for the Sangha room refurbishment.
Saturday, 9th June from 6.30-10pm at Ipswich Buddhist Centre.
Suggested donation £8
Vegetarian curry provided, please let us know you are coming for catering purposes; either by putting your name on the list in the Sangha kitchen, directly to Nick or Irene, or via email to nickggreen [at] yahoo.co.uk - we look forward to seeing you....
Posted by Sadayasihi to Triratna News on Wed, 25 Apr, 2018 - 20:06
On the 7th April 2018 - exactly fifty years after the first public ordinations into the Triratna Buddhist Order - Saddhanandi interviews Sangharakshita, the founder of the Order and movement. The interview took place during a seminar on the Bodhicaryavatara held in Adhisthana. To mark the 50th anniversary of the Order, Saddhanandi and Manjuvajra re-visited the ‘Endlessly Fascinating Cry’ which was one of the first seminars that Sangharakshita led in 1973.
New opportunity to join a Residential Buddhist Community
At Gosinga, a residential community based at the 4th floor of the Manchester Buddhist Centre we’re sad that Mahashraddha is moving out this summer. However, this gives rise to an opportunity for someone to join us living in a Buddhist Community right at the heart of our Manchester Sangha.
We are currently 4 guys, two order members and two mitras training for ordination. We are Sthirajyoti, Sanghadhara, Paul F. and Daniel J.The name of our community,...