The Sikkha Project
The Sikkha Project

New Courses based upon Bhante's Classic Lectures

By Vajrashura on Wed, 28 Sep, 2022 - 16:17

New Courses based upon Bhante's Classic Lectures

By Vajrashura on Wed, 28 Sep, 2022 - 16:17

Dear friends,

We now have three new courses online which you can use in your Centres and teaching situations.

After running many of these in Dublin, I’m confident these courses will be very useful for Centres and a great way to help relative newcomers ‘meet’ Bhante and his thinking very effectively. They are primarily aimed at people who have learned to meditate, but, really, they’re...

Saddhamma Pradeep Retreat Center
Saddhamma Pradeep Retreat Center

Men's GFR retreat - Know Your Mind

By Saddhammapradip on Thu, 15 Sep, 2022 - 05:18

Men's GFR retreat - Know Your Mind

By Saddhammapradip on Thu, 15 Sep, 2022 - 05:18

Men’s GFR retreat - Know Your Mind

Led by Men’s Ordination Team. Talk by Dh. Prabodhratna as well as Dh. Adityabodhi.

Sudarshan a Mitra from Vidharbha wife has help with image and flip chart sketch.

Saddhamma Pradeep Retreat Center
Saddhamma Pradeep Retreat Center

Celebrating Bhante 97th Birthday

By Saddhammapradip on Tue, 30 Aug, 2022 - 06:59

Celebrating Bhante 97th Birthday

By Saddhammapradip on Tue, 30 Aug, 2022 - 06:59

It was great delightful to have Dh. Adityabodhi on occasion of celebration of 97th Birthday of Bhante.

Dh. Adityabodhi has led Sevenfold puja and share his memories of Bhante.

Saddhamma Pradeep Retreat Center
Saddhamma Pradeep Retreat Center

Rice field -

By Saddhammapradip on Tue, 23 Aug, 2022 - 11:02

Rice field -

By Saddhammapradip on Tue, 23 Aug, 2022 - 11:02

After the gap of last year once again  rice field. But as irregular rainfall, very less crops this time.

Really appreciate effort of our local team from village Krishna, Asha and Nanda as well as community members. 

It’s really pleasure to connect with both retreat and agriculture around.

Saddhamma Pradeep Retreat Center
Saddhamma Pradeep Retreat Center

Some image from Men's GFR Retreat

By Saddhammapradip on Thu, 18 Aug, 2022 - 08:29

Some image from Men's GFR Retreat

By Saddhammapradip on Thu, 18 Aug, 2022 - 08:29

At present Brahma vihar meditation retreat is going led by Dh. Ratnashil and Dh. Adityabodhi bodhi. 

Attended by 61 men’s mitra who have ask for ordination.

It’s really delightful to be around such a positive surrounding.

Saddhamma Pradeep Retreat Center
Saddhamma Pradeep Retreat Center

Raining season General Retreat

By Saddhammapradip on Wed, 3 Aug, 2022 - 07:48

Raining season General Retreat

By Saddhammapradip on Wed, 3 Aug, 2022 - 07:48

Dh. Chandrashil led retreat on Buddha’s last words i.e. “With Mindfulness strive on”.

It was good retreat. Nice to see old friends Dh. Varbhadra, Dh. Shakyamitra, Dh. Shilrashmi and others order members around retreat.

Thanks Dh. Chandrashil for such retreat.

Saddhamma Pradeep Retreat Center
Saddhamma Pradeep Retreat Center

Community Varanda Extension

By Saddhammapradip on Wed, 3 Aug, 2022 - 07:38

Community Varanda Extension

By Saddhammapradip on Wed, 3 Aug, 2022 - 07:38

Extended Living place in one of community building.

Thanks for Ratnasambhava and Guhyacitta  for patience in it’s complication.

Saddhamma Pradeep Retreat Center
Saddhamma Pradeep Retreat Center

Solitary retreat

By Saddhammapradip on Tue, 2 Aug, 2022 - 15:04

Solitary retreat

By Saddhammapradip on Tue, 2 Aug, 2022 - 15:04

Today Mrs. Metta Ugade completed solitary retreat. She is from Solhapur a wife of Dh. Karunaditya.

As Varsha Vasa she was following her routine.