College of Public Preceptors
College of Public Preceptors

Chair's Letter – February 2024

By Vajrashura on Thu, 29 Feb, 2024 - 23:59

Chair's Letter – February 2024

By Vajrashura on Thu, 29 Feb, 2024 - 23:59

This month’s letter is written by Vajrashura, who first came across Triratna in Ireland, in 1999, at the age of 22. He was ordained in 2007 in Guhyaloka by Kulananda, and since 2009 has been the men’s Mitra Convenor for Dublin where he lives in a men’s community. He now also works for the Sikkha Project on a part-time basis and joined the College in 2020.

Hear more from Vajrashura in a talk he gave on Sadhana, White Tara and...

Jobs, Volunteering & Communities
Jobs, Volunteering & Communities

Vacancy at Rivendell - a place of myth, magic and meditation

By aparajita on Thu, 29 Feb, 2024 - 17:54

Vacancy at Rivendell - a place of myth, magic and meditation

By aparajita on Thu, 29 Feb, 2024 - 17:54

Rivendell has a unique opportunity for someone to come and experience working at this successful and well-loved Triratna retreat centre, that will have her 40th anniversary next year.

We would like to have someone join our team as our property caretaker (*this could be residential) for an initial 6 months. If things go well this could lead to a more permanent position: we would like applicants to be either Order members or TFO/GFR Mitras of any gender.

Our small team are looking...

Free Buddhist Audio
Free Buddhist Audio

Dharmabytes: A Galaxy of Being

By Centre Team on Thu, 29 Feb, 2024 - 11:00

In this talk about generosity, Sona evokes some very beautiful imagery of a cosmos full of stars as he describes how in our practice of Buddhist ethics, that of caring for others, being scrupulously honest, and so on, makes us more open, more malleable, more receptive. Excerpted from the talk entitled Abundance given at the Manchester Buddhist Centre, 2016.

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Sheffield Buddhist Centre
Sheffield Buddhist Centre

Standing Between the Fangs of the Defilements

By Free Buddhist Audio on Thu, 29 Feb, 2024 - 00:00
Standing between the fangs of the defilements... and pulling my mind away from false paths” is Shantideva’s take on where most of us begin when we sit to meditate. This week Sanghagita explores how the Metta Bhavana can help us dodge the snapping fangs of greed, hatred and delusion and train in the loving exchange of self and other.
London Buddhist Centre
London Buddhist Centre

The Doorway of Impermanence

By Free Buddhist Audio on Thu, 29 Feb, 2024 - 00:00
Kusalasara discusses The Doorway of Impermenance (Talk 3/4) on Dharma Night at the London Buddhist Centre.
London Buddhist Centre
London Buddhist Centre

The Doorway of Unsatisfactoriness

By Free Buddhist Audio on Thu, 29 Feb, 2024 - 00:00
Amalayodhin discusses The Doorway of Unsatisfactoriness (Talk 2/4) on Dharma Night at the London Buddhist Centre.
Abhayaratna Trust
Abhayaratna Trust

Annual Review for 2023

By The Abhayaratna... on Wed, 28 Feb, 2024 - 13:39

See how things are going and what we have been doing over the past year. You will find a director’s report from Mahasraddha, as well as reports from each of the team on their particular areas of work and a foreword by Dharmashura who is chair of the Abhayaratana Trust.

Let us know what you think. And if you are not already doing so, we hope you will feel moved to support our work either by a regular donation and/or by getting involved in our...

Jobs, Volunteering & Communities
Jobs, Volunteering & Communities

The Windhorse Trust are looking for a new team member

By aparajita on Tue, 27 Feb, 2024 - 17:13

The Windhorse Trust are looking for a new team member

By aparajita on Tue, 27 Feb, 2024 - 17:13

We are recruiting for a (trainee) Property Manager to join the Windhorse Trust team in  Cambridge. We are team-based right-livelihood based in Cambridge that is consistently the single biggest financial donor to Triratna projects. 

The role we are recruiting for will play a critical part in managing the maintenance of the Trust’s properties (involving an awareness of the different needs of the properties, managing contractors and doing some basic maintenance tasks); with scope for developing property maintenance services beyond the Windhorse Trust...

Triratna News
Triratna News

Primera ceremonia de mitras en Sevilla

By Prajñajyoti on Tue, 27 Feb, 2024 - 15:50

Primera ceremonia de mitras en Sevilla

By Prajñajyoti on Tue, 27 Feb, 2024 - 15:50

-Primera ceremonia de Mitras en Sevilla-

Con gran alegría os queremos informar de la primera ceremonia de mitras de la Comunidad Triratna en Sevilla, que tuvo lugar este sábado pasado, 24 de Febrero. Silamani ofició la ceremonia y varios MMOO, mitras y amigos, de varios lugares de España, estuvieron presentes.
¡Bien hecho Belén Cuadrado!

Sadhu Sadhu Sadhu...

español
español

Primera ceremonia de mitras en Sevilla

By Prajñajyoti on Tue, 27 Feb, 2024 - 15:38

Primera ceremonia de mitras en Sevilla

By Prajñajyoti on Tue, 27 Feb, 2024 - 15:38

-Primera ceremonia de Mitras en Sevilla-

Con gran alegría os queremos informar de la primera ceremonia de mitras de la Comunidad Triratna en Sevilla, que tuvo lugar este sábado pasado, 24 de Febrero. Silamani ofició la ceremonia y varios MMOO, mitras y amigos, de varios lugares de España, estuvieron presentes.
¡Bien hecho Belén Cuadrado!

Sadhu Sadhu Sadhu...