College of Public Preceptors
College of Public Preceptors

Chairs' Letter – September 2022

By ratnadharini on Fri, 30 Sep, 2022 - 22:03

Chairs' Letter – September 2022

By ratnadharini on Fri, 30 Sep, 2022 - 22:03

Dear Order Members and Friends,

I’m writing this month’s update from Aryaloka retreat centre, in the US. When I first became College Chair I planned to connect up with Order members outside the UK, but Covid restrictions put international travel on hold for a couple of years. Three weeks ago I set off on a road trip with Aryadrishti, one of the American Order Convenors, taking in some of the places I’ve not been to before: Seattle, Portland (Oregon), Missoula,...

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 on...

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
...

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...