London Buddhist Centre
London Buddhist Centre

Buddha Day Festival Week: 3-9 May

By LDNBuddhist on Fri, 30 Apr, 2021 - 21:42

Buddha Day Festival Week: 3-9 May

By LDNBuddhist on Fri, 30 Apr, 2021 - 21:42

Join the LBC for a week of online and hybrid events leading up to the celebration of Buddha Day on 9 May, led by Kusalasara and Sanghajit. They will be exploring themes related to the Buddha’s enlightenment in a special series of morning meditations from Monday to Saturday. LBC President Subhuti will be joining us all week to mark the occasion and he’ll be giving a few talks over the course of the week, drawing on different aspects of the Buddha’s vision. ...

Buddhafield
Buddhafield

Be the Ground from which we Grow

By Dayajoti on Fri, 16 Apr, 2021 - 11:50

Be the Ground from which we Grow

By Dayajoti on Fri, 16 Apr, 2021 - 11:50

Could you be part of the ground from which we grow, by giving regularly to us?  https://chuffed.org/project/buddhafield  is our fundraiser page.

Buddhafield offers so much of what is needed in this century:  the Buddha’s liberating teachings, in authentic community, living close to nature; powerful antidotes to the current epidemics...

San Francisco Buddhist Center
San Francisco Buddhist Center

Touching the Earth: A Special Sangha Night for the Rainforest

By marysalome on Thu, 15 Apr, 2021 - 02:51

Touching the Earth: A Special Sangha Night for the Rainforest

By marysalome on Thu, 15 Apr, 2021 - 02:51

Join us for an evening of meditation, music, poetry, personal stories, and generosity.  Lyla June and Minal Hajratwala will perform. Christine Thuring (from the Vancouver sangha), and Tim Skufca & Marta Meengs (from the Montana sangha) will share their experiences with engaged Buddhism on behalf of the earth. Join the Green Sangha to fundraise, protect, and celebrate the rainforest—the lungs of the earth!

Dates: Wednesday, April 21, 2021 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm Pacific Daylight Time

To register and receive the Zoom link,...

Portsmouth Buddhist Center
Portsmouth Buddhist Center

A Statement of Solidarity and Compassion

By Suddhayu on Wed, 24 Mar, 2021 - 14:24

A Statement of Solidarity and Compassion

By Suddhayu on Wed, 24 Mar, 2021 - 14:24

A Statement of Solidarity and Compassion (English and Español)
March 2021

We are heartbroken by the stream of reports about acts of terror and harassment directed towards Asian, Asian American, Asian Canadian, and Pacific Islander communities. We stand against all forms of hatred towards people of Asian descent, and towards all People of Color, including Black and Indigenous peoples. 

Although this is an international phenomenon, (including incidents in Mexico and Canada), the reports of hate-based violence in the United States towards AAPI (Asian...

Buddhafield
Buddhafield

At Home with the Elements: a golden thread through February

By Dayajoti on Fri, 15 Jan, 2021 - 15:07

At Home with the Elements: a golden thread through February

By Dayajoti on Fri, 15 Jan, 2021 - 15:07

Come and join Buddhafield for our big winter event! A spacious, month-long journey through the Six Elements of earth, water, fire, air, space and consciousness.  We will meet them in our daily lives, wherever we find ourselves.  You can dip in as much or as little as you’d like. 

There’s a wonderful programme of meditation; bodywork; dharma and other talks; workshops, poetry, music and dance.  Regular emails to participants and a Facebook Event page. 

This event...

London Buddhist Centre
London Buddhist Centre

No Toast, No Marmalade: Srimala in conversation with Maitreyabandhu

By LDNBuddhist on Wed, 30 Dec, 2020 - 16:08

No Toast, No Marmalade: Srimala in conversation with Maitreyabandhu

By LDNBuddhist on Wed, 30 Dec, 2020 - 16:08

Srimala has played a crucial part in the life of the Triratna Buddhist Order – as Public and Private Preceptor, as College Member, and as beloved friend to so many. What many people may not know about her is that for years now she has been writing poems about her life, about living at Maes Gwyn in Wales, about her family and friends, about her partner Subhuti, and about hedgehogs, toast and the lack of marmalade.

So we’re celebrating...

Buddhafield
Buddhafield

The Light Within Online Retreat: 18th - 20th December

By Dayajoti on Thu, 19 Nov, 2020 - 13:02

The Light Within Online Retreat: 18th - 20th December

By Dayajoti on Thu, 19 Nov, 2020 - 13:02

Buddhafield Online Retreat with Akuppa, Dayajoti & Others

As the longest night approaches, so an opportunity to see the bright light within arises. Our ability to shine out into the world depends on the inner work that we do. All that we need is possible when we can accept both the brightness and the dark.

Join Akuppa, Dayajoti and others for this weekend, at-home retreat to explore the light within. Meditations, movement practice and kula groups will take place throughout the weekend supported by...