Maitripala introduces herself -
I came across the Dharma in 1991 when I attended a weekend course led by Buddhadasa and Guhyavajra in Melbourne.
Both Buddhadasa and Dayamegha were my first main dharma teachers.
I was bringing up my three daughters in the lovely forest town of Emerald about an hour and half from Melbourne. I taught for many years at the local Primary School and was passionate...
Saturday December 16th 2017 was a special day with a public ordination taking place at the Auckland Buddhist Centre. Geoff Walker became Dhiramuni, having been privately ordained by Ratnavyuha a week earlier at Sudarshanaloka, and then publicly ordained by Purna. About 80 Order members, mitras and friends were present.
During Women Ordination Saddhamma Pradeep Retreat Center has got colourful during each day of Private Ordination. Various colourful Rangoli were made in front of Shrine by Dhni. Utpala, ex- Shushila Karwade and other retreatant. As well as beautiful plat’s were prepare for Private Ordination.
Dh Ratnasambhava is involve with moment since 1990 and started effectively working for movement since 1996 after leaving good job in Pharmaceutical company. In the beginning he has work in Mahavihar Dapodi, maintain and renovating old Balwadi and supervise strong stone wall around third piece of land and living in various community like Buddhankur, Ashwaghosh and then in GFR Community...
Our beneficiaries of Bharatwada village enjoyed to visit Nagaloka. We arranged this picnic and provided events in picnic for them to express their hidden qualities. Children enjoyed dances, play ball, stage daring etc.
Youth Retreat led by Young Order Members from 22nd to 26th Nov 17.Attended by around 40 youths. Dh. Amrutsur, Dhni. Shuddhavajri, Dhn. Shraddhadeep, Dh. Guhyajeta and other led this retreat with support by Dhm Vishal Gade, Supriya Moon, Priynaka and others.