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Public ordinations at Hsuan Tsang Retreat Centre, Bordharan, India

From Triratna News on Mon, 21 Oct, 2019 - 22:04

Public ordinations at Hsuan Tsang Retreat Centre, Bordharan, India

From Triratna News on Mon, 21 Oct, 2019 - 22:04

Update: You can now watch the ordinations from India here thanks to Triratna India Media.

We are delighted to announce that the following men have been publicly ordained yesterday (20th October 2019) at Hsuan Tsang Retreat Centre, Bordharan, India.

Public Preceptor: Adityabodhi                                                                        ...

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Celebrating the Conversion of Ambedkar to Buddhism, and the start of the Dhamma Revolution in India

Celebrating the Conversion of Ambedkar to Buddhism, and the start of the Dhamma Revolution in India

From India Dhamma Trust: "At the heart of a peaceful Dhamma Revolution" on Mon, 23 Sep, 2019 - 21:18

14 October commemorates the day in 1956 when 400 000 people embraced Buddhism in India, leaving behind social injustice and entering into a Buddhist path of practice.  The man behind this momentous occasion was the great social reformer Dr Ambedkar.  Having tried social and political action to remove inequality in society, he believed that the Buddhist path itself was the key to a powerful and peaceful social revolution.  

Amoghasiddhi, one of our most senior Order Members from India, and Vajratara from...

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Sakyadhita Conference: Gender Equity for Monastic and Lay Buddhist Women

From Triratna News on Mon, 19 Aug, 2019 - 17:33

Sakyadhita Conference: Gender Equity for Monastic and Lay Buddhist Women

From Triratna News on Mon, 19 Aug, 2019 - 17:33

Sakyadhita is a Buddhist women’s organisation founded in 1987. The 16th Sakyadhita conference took place near Sydney, Australia in June, with a number of women from the Triratna Buddhist Order in attendance: Kusalacitta from Sydney, as well as Tarahridaya and Karunadeepa from Pune in India. Dharmamodini was there to run a stall for Bodhi Books and Gifts.

Sakyadhita means ‘daughters of the Buddha’, and it aims to promote gender equity for monastic and lay women with a focus on education,...

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Public Ordinations at Saddhamma Pradeep Retreat Centre, Bhaja, India

From Triratna News on Tue, 7 May, 2019 - 11:31

Public Ordinations at Saddhamma Pradeep Retreat Centre, Bhaja, India

From Triratna News on Tue, 7 May, 2019 - 11:31

We are delighted to announce that the following men were publicly ordained on Sunday 5 May 2019 at Saddhamma Pradip Retreat Center, Bhaja, Maharashtra, India.

Here are their new names:

Public preceptor Amritadipa

Private preceptor Adityabodhi
Prakash Jadham, from Mumbai, becomes Danakirti (Having the fame of generosity)
Shashikant Sonawane, from Yerwada, becomes Karmasena (King of action)

Private preceptor Amritadipa
Vasant Kamble, from Yerwada, becomes Viryashila (Having the virtue of energy)

Private preceptor Jutindhar
Bansi Kate, from Yerwada, becomes Amitruchi (Having Infinite light)
Somanath Bhalerao becomes Shakyadhar (Upholder of Shakya lineage)


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Karuna Contribute to Report about Links between Caste and Poverty

From Triratna News on Mon, 8 Apr, 2019 - 15:54

Karuna Contribute to Report about Links between Caste and Poverty

From Triratna News on Mon, 8 Apr, 2019 - 15:54

Karuna has contributed to a new report just launched by a group of NGOs. The report has found that caste and other forms of “discrimination based on work and descent” (DWD) continues to be a barrier to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) outlined by the UN in 2015. This form of discrimination occurs in at least 20 countries and is often associated with slavery.

Karuna was established in 1980 by members...

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The Indian Restorative Pilot Project

From Triratna News on Mon, 4 Mar, 2019 - 15:49

The Indian Restorative Pilot Project

From Triratna News on Mon, 4 Mar, 2019 - 15:49

In 2017 Triratna’s Adhisthana kula undertook to offer training in ‘Restorative’ practice within Triratna, as part of a process of learning to go deeper with difficult conversations and revisiting and learning further from past mistakes.

Read more about the restorative process

“Restorative” practice, or process, is a methodology that can be used in many situations “to prevent conflict, build relationships and repair harm by enabling people to communicate effectively and positively”. Having developed from...

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5 Years of the Buddhist Centre Online: #10 Revived Indian Buddhism

From Buddhist Centre Features on Thu, 25 Oct, 2018 - 22:53

5 Years of the Buddhist Centre Online: #10 Revived Indian Buddhism

From Buddhist Centre Features on Thu, 25 Oct, 2018 - 22:53

“The greatest thing the Buddha has done is to tell the world that the world cannot be reformed except by the reformation of the mind of man and the mind of the world.” - Dr Ambedkar

Around the seventh century BCE Buddhism began to go into decline in India, the land of its birth. It was only in the late nineteenth century that it began to be revived: firstly, through the work of institutions such as the Maha Bodhi Society, which was...

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Ordination at Nanded

Sun, 21 Oct, 2018 - 06:06

Ordination at Nanded

Sun, 21 Oct, 2018 - 06:06

Public Ordination Ceremony 
Urgyen Sangharakshita Meditation and Retreat Centre(USMC), Nanded, Maharastra, India 
                                                            Date 14th October, 2018 

This 14th October marks the 62 Anniversary of the Mass conversion Led by Dr. Ambedkar. The Public ordination of  34 men were organized to commemorate this historic event which led the foundation for the Buddhist movement in India. The day after the Mass conversion Dr. Ambedkar gave a speech on 15th October which emphasizes the importance of being...

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संघ शिविर भाजे

Wed, 1 Aug, 2018 - 15:06

संघ शिविर भाजे

Wed, 1 Aug, 2018 - 15:06

प्रिय धम्म भाई और बहनों जयभीम, 

अभी अभी भाजे शिविर केंद्र में आदरणीय धम्मचारी सुभुतीजी के नेतृत्व में संघ शिविर का नियोजन किया गया था | जिसमे करीबन १०५ धम्मचारी उपस्थित थे | यह शिविर बहुतही अच्छा रहा | 

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International Buddhist Youth Convention 2020, Bodhgaya-India

From National Network Of Buddhist Youth - India on Wed, 18 Jul, 2018 - 05:41

International Buddhist Youth Convention 2020, Bodhgaya-India

From National Network Of Buddhist Youth - India on Wed, 18 Jul, 2018 - 05:41

We are glad to invite you for participation in NNBY’s 3rd International Buddhist Youth Convention (IBYC2020)- a unique opportunity to bring Triratna Buddhist youth Community from across the world.
Theme: ”Building a New Buddhist World: United in Diversity”
Lead By: Dh Subhuti
Date: 16-21 Feb 2020
Venue:Three Jewels Centre- Bodhgaya, Bihar- India
Fees: 
Indian participants: INR 4000/-
International participants: Rs. 12500/- (£148 approx)
(For food and lodging charges during the convention dates)
Indian participants intake: 200
International participants intake: 50

The event will...

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