London Buddhist Centre
London Buddhist Centre

Wisdom

By Free Buddhist Audio on Mon, 26 Feb, 2024 - 00:00
In this talk, Kusalasara takes us through the last of the five spiritual faculties and how wisdom applies to the spiritual life.
Free Buddhist Audio
Free Buddhist Audio

FBA Podcast: An Example of Sanity and Compassion in the World

By Centre Team on Sat, 24 Feb, 2024 - 11:00

This talk is a commentary on, and a homage to, Sangharakshita’s talk ‘Buddhism, World Peace and Nuclear War’. This seminal talk applies not only to nuclear war, but any major difficulty the world faces. In this talk, Vajratara explores Sangharakshita’s analysis of the problems we are facing as a society and the real solutions. Should we, as Buddhists, have a Buddhist response to any particular conflict? Is a better world possible, or should we resign...

Buddhist Centre Features
Buddhist Centre Features

Origins of Transformation

By kusaladevi on Fri, 23 Feb, 2024 - 13:49

Origins of Transformation

By kusaladevi on Fri, 23 Feb, 2024 - 13:49

Origins of Transformation

Triratna Day Online 2024, April 6

Content from around the world, hosted live from locations around London!

In 1967 a new Buddhist Movement was set in motion in a basement in Central London when Sangharakshita and friends ritually dedicated the space to the Three Jewels. On Triratna Day we celebrate this...

Manchester Buddhist Centre
Manchester Buddhist Centre

The Path of Imagination

By Free Buddhist Audio on Fri, 23 Feb, 2024 - 00:00
In this talk, given on a Manchester Men's Sangha Retreat, Vidyapala explores the imagination both from a Western cultural and philosophical point of view and then talks about its importance for us, as people trying to practice Buddhism in the West. He also suggests some ways of developing the imagination as a faculty of perception that helps us to understand reality more deeply.
Manchester Buddhist Centre
Manchester Buddhist Centre

Honouring Life, Honouring Connection

By Free Buddhist Audio on Fri, 23 Feb, 2024 - 00:00
Talk given at the Manchester Buddhist Centre during the 2024 Parinirvana Day Festival.
Croydon Buddhist Centre
Croydon Buddhist Centre

Dreaming the Real: Poetry Night

By Zoemel on Thu, 22 Feb, 2024 - 15:46

Dreaming the Real: Poetry Night

By Zoemel on Thu, 22 Feb, 2024 - 15:46

Dreaming the Real: Poetry Night
Saturday 24 February, 7:00pm-9:00pm
With special guests including Vishvantara and Annabeth Glittermouse Orton
A fundraiser for Tiratanaloka Unlimited, suggested donation: £15
In person and on Zoom

“Buddhism and art […] are indispensable to a balanced spiritual life.” Sangharakshita, The Meaning of Buddhism and the Value of Art   Developing the imagination and sensitivity for beauty is a key part of the spiritual path. Art can have a profound emotional impact and communicate the mystery...