Adhisthana announces plans for August Celebration and Dedication
On Wed, 12 June, 2013 - 05:28
Vidyatara writes with news of the plans for the public opening and dedication of Adhisthana, Triratna’s new ‘central’ UK retreat centre and home of Sangharakshita. She says - “Members of the Order and Movement worldwide are invited to be part of the celebration and dedication of Adhisthana. The two day event will take place on the weekend of 3 and 4 August, with a day for Order members only on Saturday 3 August and one for the Movement on Sunday 4 August. The programmes for the events are outlined below. Children are welcome on both days”.
For more information, including directions and public transport information, please visit the Events Page on the Adhisthana website. We are also asking people to use this page to indicate their interest in participating and to book accommodation for the weekend.
The timetable for the two days is as follows -
Order Celebration and Dedication Event - 3 August 10.00am Arrive 10.30am Meditation 12.00pm Talk 1.00pm Lunch 2.00pm Talk 3.00pm Rejoicing and Dedication Ceremony 5.30pm Finish There will be guided tours of Adhisthana at 10.00am, 11.00am, 12.00pm and 2.00pm
Movement Celebration and Dedication Event - 4 August 11.00am Meditation 12.00pm Talk 1.00pm Lunch 2.15pm Talk 3.00pm Rejoicing and Dedication Ceremony 5.30pm Finish There will be guided tours of Adhisthana at 11.00am, 12.00pm and 2.15pm
For those unable to travel to Adhisthana, ClearVision will be recording the event, and we are developing a ritual which will invite overseas centres to send something to Adhisthana to be incorporated on the day - details to be announced! And click here for more background info on Adhisthana and the story so far.