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metta for merida
metta for merida

Poster suggestion

Posted by Vajranatha to metta for merida on Mon, 7 Aug, 2017 - 23:20

Just created a poster that could be used to promote this project. What do you think?

I’ve also created a QR code that can de read by mobiles to bring people right here and a short ULR for this group which is easier to type in, which is: https://goo.gl/EALYj8

File NameSize
poster.pdf183.32 KB
QR bar code to link to this group 930 bytes
poster.jpg341.92 KB
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Community Highlights
Community Highlights

London Buddhist Centre Autumn Magazine

London Buddhist Centre Autumn Magazine

Posted by Charlotte Lawes to Community Highlights on Mon, 7 Aug, 2017 - 16:38

Each season the London Buddhist Centre publishes a wonderful magazine and programme packed full of great articles, poems, images and more.

In this edition we are treated to a celebration of the children and families in the Sangha, paintings by Kusalasara, a poem by Vishvantara, a cartoon strip on hindrances to meditation, banker-turned-Buddhist fundraiser Amalavajra, from FutureDharma Fund, on love and money, and music maker Tim Exile features in the latest instalment of Diary of a London Buddhist.

You can also follow the ...

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Adhisthana Kula
Adhisthana Kula

Reviewing the Past - meeting notes

Posted by vajrapriya to Adhisthana Kula on Wed, 26 Jul, 2017 - 17:18

Lokeshvara recently announced a meeting to begin talking about the process of “Reviewing the Past” (as announced in this post).

15 people attended this meeting at Adhisthana on 16th July 2017. Some rough notes have been attached here.

With metta

Vajrapriya, International Order Office Team.

European Chairs' Assembly
European Chairs' Assembly

European Triratna Chairs Assembly Child and Vulnerable Adult Protection Policies

Posted by Nandavajra to European Chairs' Assembly on Wed, 26 Jul, 2017 - 14:44

European Triratna Chairs Assembly Child Protection and Vulnerable Adult Protection Policies and Guideline

These are  the European Triratna Chairs Assembly (registered charity no. 1117287):

  • Child protection code of conduct
  • Child protection policy
  • Vulnerable adult protection policy and guidelines
Oxford Buddhist Centre - Buddhism and Meditation in Oxford
Oxford Buddhist Centre - Buddhism and...

Newcomers welcome on Tuesday Nights

Posted by ciparr to Oxford Buddhist Centre - Buddhism and... on Mon, 24 Jul, 2017 - 21:57

Although we are not currently running introductory courses, Oxford Buddhist Centre holds classes on Tuesday nights which are suitable for newcomers.

We begin at 6pm with a drop-in meditation, where we teach either the Mindfulness of Breathing or the Development of Loving Kindness. You can arrive at from 5pm for a bring-your-own dinner and chance to meet people.

At 7pm we have Sangha Night, which will follow the format of talk/discussion on a theme, tea break and then a mediation finishing at around 9.15pm.

The broad...

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Triratna News
Triratna News

New 'Adhisthana Writings' by Sangharakshita

Posted by Centre Team to Triratna News on Mon, 24 Jul, 2017 - 12:08

Today we are reporting on the publication of a new set of writings by Sangharakshita, the founder of the Triratna Buddhist Community. 

Just before Sangharakshita’s 90th birthday in August 2016, his friend Paramartha, was called away to the other side of the world where his mother was seriously ill. As it turned out he stayed away for nearly six months.

It was this rather unfavourable set of circumstances that was, apparently, the galvanising force that led to a resurgence in Sangharakshita’s creative or literary...

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Martin H's picture

Great that there’s a kindle version! Thanks.

Charlotte Lawes's picture

Hi Martin - let me know if you have any problems with downloading / using it.

Martin H's picture

Hi Charlotte,
No problems downloading or using it. Really enjoyed reading it all. Very interesting. Though there is a slight formatting issue: All the text is indented to the right (by about a tab) for the whole book, so there is a constant gap down the left side of each page. Only the headings of each piece are aligned fully to the left. Didn’t bother me. -Martin

Triratna Jobs, Volunteering and Communities
Triratna Jobs, Volunteering and Communities

Job Opportunity: Development and FutureDharma Team Financial Officer / Bookkeeper

Posted by Nandavajra to Triratna Jobs, Volunteering and Communities on Sun, 23 Jul, 2017 - 15:36

Job Opportunity: Development and FutureDharma Team Financial Officer / Bookkeeper

The European Triratna Development and FutureDharma team is looking for a well organised and self-motivated part-time (up to the equivalent of 2 days a week) Finance Officer / Bookkeeper to cover the bookkeeping and financial management needs of the European Triratna Chairs Assembly Charity and the new FutureDharma Fund Charity. This is an opportunity to join a very effective and respected team that serves the development of the Triratna Buddhist Community in...

Triratna Jobs, Volunteering and Communities
Triratna Jobs, Volunteering and Communities

Triratna’s European Chairs’ Assembly seeks assistant Safeguarding officer

Posted by Nandavajra to Triratna Jobs, Volunteering and Communities on Sat, 22 Jul, 2017 - 14:04

Triratna’s European Chairs’ Assembly seeks assistant Safeguarding officer

We are looking for an Order member to work with Munisha and carry on the development of Safeguarding policy and practice begun by her in 2013.

This is an opportunity to join a happy and successful team, and to play an extremely helpful role in the life of Triratna: you will work as an extension of the European Chairs’ Assembly’s Development team, under the team leadership of Nandavajra and supported by Munisha. Ensuring co-ordination across Triratna,...

London Buddhist Centre
London Buddhist Centre

The London Buddhist - Autumn 2017

The London Buddhist - Autumn 2017

Posted by Singhamanas to London Buddhist Centre on Wed, 19 Jul, 2017 - 12:25

Our new Autumn magazine and programme is now ready, replete with some cracking new articles and a chokka programme of events covering the season September-December. Enjoy x

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