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ICin5 No.2 - Day Zero, Getting Started

From Triratna International Council on Sat, 29 Aug, 2020 - 22:35

ICin5 No.2 - Day Zero, Getting Started

From Triratna International Council on Sat, 29 Aug, 2020 - 22:35

It’s day zero! Akasajoti is joined by Amrutasiddhi and Karmavajra from India to hear about how the IC got going around the world.

- What’s the significance of the International Council and Area Council in India? 
- How was the opening session now the whole thing is virtual?
- What lies ahead in the meeting? Race, caste, social issues…

Join us daily for ICin5 - all you need to know to stay in touch with global inspiration and the heart...

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An Update from our Buddha Day Appeal

From Triratna News on Mon, 15 Jun, 2020 - 14:13

An Update from our Buddha Day Appeal

From Triratna News on Mon, 15 Jun, 2020 - 14:13

On May 9th 2020, the international Triratna community celebrated Buddha Day. And in the process raised 57 lakh rupees | £60,000 | $75,000 for Coronavirus relief in India.

As part of an extraordinary day, with thousands of people online from all around the world, we reached out to our sangha friends in India, who were already pouring their energy and love into helping alleviate great hardship on the ground. Here is an update on the amazing work they have been...

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Celebrating Dr Ambedkar's birthday in an Indian home during lockdown

Celebrating Dr Ambedkar's birthday in an Indian home during lockdown

From India Dhamma Trust: "At the heart of a peaceful Dhamma Revolution" on Tue, 14 Apr, 2020 - 13:16

This is a more personal celebration of Dr Ambedkar’s birthday by a young Buddhist, Dikesh Shambharkar, and her family in Nagpur.  Do have a look, you’ll feel you are in an Indian home celebrating with a family.  Happy Birthday Dr Ambedkar, who gave so much to the world!

You can see more videos from the National Network of Buddhist Youth on YouTube.

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Celebrating Dr. Ambedkar's Birthday Online!

From The Community Toolkit for Uncertain Times on Tue, 14 Apr, 2020 - 00:02

Celebrating Dr. Ambedkar's Birthday Online!

From The Community Toolkit for Uncertain Times on Tue, 14 Apr, 2020 - 00:02

To celebrate the anniversary of the birth of Doctor B. R. Ambedkar, one of the great Buddhist leaders of modern times and the radical father of the Indian Constitution, a personal tribute from Sanghanath at the Karuna Trust about his enduring legacy as a champion of social justice for all humans. 

Doctor Ambedkar’s relevance in India to the fight against caste prejudice is stronger than ever, especially amongst the former so-called “untouchable” Dalit peoples now converted to Buddhism to escape...

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Mitra Ceremony at the 2020 International Buddhist Youth Convention

From Triratna Young Buddhists on Fri, 21 Feb, 2020 - 11:51

Mitra Ceremony at the 2020 International Buddhist Youth Convention

From Triratna Young Buddhists on Fri, 21 Feb, 2020 - 11:51

The 2020 International Buddhist Youth Convention is taking place in Bodhgaya, India. This year’s theme is “Building a New Buddhist World: United in Diversity” and is a chance for young Buddhists across Triratna to come together and practice in the home of the Buddha.

During the Convention two of the international participants, Lucy and Dan, took the step of becoming mitras under the Bodhi tree! You can watch the ceremony online here.

Keep an eye on the Young...

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Playing Langadi

From People to People, Nagpur, India. on Wed, 18 Dec, 2019 - 12:24

Playing Langadi

From People to People, Nagpur, India. on Wed, 18 Dec, 2019 - 12:24

The Learning Club children are enjoying game “Langadi” as a extra curricular activity in MJF Learning Club at Bhandara. 

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Learning English & its meaning in Local Language

From People to People, Nagpur, India. on Wed, 18 Dec, 2019 - 11:43

Learning English & its meaning in Local Language

From People to People, Nagpur, India. on Wed, 18 Dec, 2019 - 11:43

MJF Learning Club at Bhandara District, students are getting an opportunity to improve their stage daring, confidence and study atmosphere to study together. Students are coming before other student and sharing their understanding with other student in presence of their teacher.

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Lagori play helped children to learn more than just study

From People to People, Nagpur, India. on Wed, 18 Dec, 2019 - 11:29

Lagori play helped children to learn more than just study

From People to People, Nagpur, India. on Wed, 18 Dec, 2019 - 11:29

In Mahatma Jyotiba Fuley Learning Club at Chikhala Mines Bhandara district, Maharashtra, the students are not just reading and writing on books but also they have chance to learn more than it. In this video girls of the Learning Club, are playing “Lagori” and they are very happy and enjoying their childhood and study hours.

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First One Month Retreat for Young Women in India

From Triratna News on Tue, 3 Dec, 2019 - 16:22

First One Month Retreat for Young Women in India

From Triratna News on Tue, 3 Dec, 2019 - 16:22

“I was so determined to come here, I sent my resignation (letter) and I came” - Ashweeni (Nanded)

In 2018, for the first time in India, a five week Dhamma training course for young women took place. It was arranged by members of the Indian women’s ordination team and supported by Padmasuri and Karunamaya. It was a significant retreat as many of the participants have families and children, making it was difficult for them to come away...

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Triratna India: Dhammamitra Diksha Ceremony

From Triratna News on Mon, 4 Feb, 2019 - 14:49

Triratna India: Dhammamitra Diksha Ceremony

From Triratna News on Mon, 4 Feb, 2019 - 14:49

33 young people from Wardha, India, recently made a commitment to follow the Buddhist path in the context of the Triratna Buddhist Community during a Dhammamitra Diksha Ceremony. More than 500 people were present to witness the public declaration they made of their ‘Going for Refuge’ to the Three Jewels.  Here is a short video by Triratna India Media about this event.

Triratna India Media is inspired by the radical vision of Dr B. R....