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Ordination at Budakoda, Tallinn, Estonia 

Fri, 6 May, 2022 - 13:21

Ordination at Budakoda, Tallinn, Estonia 

Fri, 6 May, 2022 - 13:21

I am very happy to announce the public ordination of the former Kaido Kangur from Tartu, Estonia at Budakoda, Tallinn today, Sunday 1st May 2022.

Kaido becomes Shantamani, he who is a peaceful jewel.

Vajragupta was the Private Preceptor, and Saddhaloka was the Public Preceptor

With metta,

Saddhaloka

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Windhorse Publications' biggest sale yet!

From Windhorse Publications on Wed, 27 Apr, 2022 - 10:00

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From Windhorse Publications on Wed, 27 Apr, 2022 - 10:00

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A new website for Sangharakshita's life and work!

Tue, 12 Apr, 2022 - 00:04

A new website for Sangharakshita's life and work!

Tue, 12 Apr, 2022 - 00:04

The Urgyen Sangharakshita Trust has just launched the brand new Sangharakshita.org - a place to learn about Sangharakshita’s life and access his teachings. 

🏠 The Home page introduces people to Sangharakshita. 

🙏 The Life page tells the story of his life using a variety of media. The first chapter is available now and we’ll be releasing another each week over the next 5 months.

📚 The Teachings pages provide access to his work. Check out the Articles page to read Sangharakshita’s late writings,...

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Ordinations in India

Sun, 3 Apr, 2022 - 13:34

Ordinations in India

Sun, 3 Apr, 2022 - 13:34

Dear Order Members,

Here is the list of new order members ordained at Nanded Urgyen Sangharakshita Meditation Centre on the 13th March 

Public Peceptor Chandrashil:

Maroti Ambaji Kadam becomes Vinayadhara - Upholder of discipline 
private preceptor Chandrabodhi

Siddhartha Tukara Lokde becomes Anantmati - Of infinite wisdom
private preceptor Anomadassi

Ishwardas R Punekar becomes Akshayamuni - Indestrucible sage
private preceptor Jnandhvaja

Ranjeet Arun Deshmikh becomes Guhyachaksu...

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Public Ordination Announcement 

Sun, 3 Apr, 2022 - 13:23

Public Ordination Announcement 

Sun, 3 Apr, 2022 - 13:23

We are delighted to announce that the following four people had their public ordinations on Sunday April 3rd 2022 at the Vijayaloka Buddhist Retreat Centre outside Sydney, Australia.

Veronica Toescu  becomes Satyabodhinī     
Name meaning ‘She who awakens through the truth’
Registered spelling Satyabodhini
Private Preceptor Vidyatara 

The a has the short vowel sound as in ‘cut’
The dh has a noticeably pronounced h as in ‘roadhouse’
The i is short as in ‘hit’
The ī is long as in ‘police’

Cynthia Troup becomes Karunāṇītā
(there is also a dot under the first n)                   ...

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Public Ordinations took place at Achalabhumi Retreat Center

Sun, 3 Apr, 2022 - 13:15

Public Ordinations took place at Achalabhumi Retreat Center

Sun, 3 Apr, 2022 - 13:15

Dear Order Members, 

Public Ordinations took place at Achalabhumi Retreat Center, Bihali, Maharashtra in India on 30th March 2022.

Public preceptor Amrutdeep 

Private preceptor Amrutdeep
G S Nagrare from Nagpur becomes Satyamitra


Public preceptor Amoghsiddhi 

Private preceptor Nagaketu
Vijaya Kamle from Nagpur becomes Chandradip
Sheshrao Bhagat from Wardha becomes Srawanbodhi
Sawarkar Nagpur becomes Vivekbandhu 

Private preceptor Jnanaratna
Haridas Gajbhiye from Amrawati becomes Ajitaratna

Private preceptor Ratnasiddhi
Sahebrao Kamle from Varud becomes Kushalbodhi
Vinod Fakirde Nagpur becomes Aryaratna

with metta,
Nagaketu

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Public Ordination at Sudarshanaloka

Fri, 1 Apr, 2022 - 09:24

Public Ordination at Sudarshanaloka

Fri, 1 Apr, 2022 - 09:24

Dear friends,

I am very happy to announce the public ordinations of five women at Sudarshanaloka Retreat Centre yesterday afternoon, 1 April 2022.

Public Preceptor Malini:

Tomoko Buce becomes Sraddharocani (acute accent on the s, macron on the second a and the i), a Sanskrit name meaning she who is radiant with faith.
Registered spelling: Shraddharocani
Private preceptor: Akasamati

Public preceptor Vajrajyoti:

Lisa Kelly becomes Gambhirachitta (macron on the first i and...

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Ordination in New Zealand

Sun, 20 Mar, 2022 - 18:37

Ordination in New Zealand

Sun, 20 Mar, 2022 - 18:37

Dear friends,

I am delighted to announce that the former Brian Moreton was publicly ordained today at the Thames Buddhist Centre.

He becomes Karunalata (the second and third ’a’ are long as in “father”), a Sanskrit name meaning ‘he who is a firebrand of compassion‘.

His private preceptor is Guhyasiddhi and his public preceptor is myself

with Metta,
Ratnavyuha

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Public Ordination in Manchester

Thu, 17 Mar, 2022 - 13:46

Public Ordination in Manchester

Thu, 17 Mar, 2022 - 13:46

Sunday 6th March 2022

Dear friends,

I am delighted to announce that the former Tom Llewellyn was publicly ordained today at the Manchester Buddhist Centre.

He becomes Buddhasevaka: He who is a servant of the Buddha

His private preceptor is Mahasraddha and his public preceptor is myself

with metta,

Arthapriya