Portsmouth Buddhist Center

Mitra Ceremony & Celebration

On Mon, 4 November, 2013 - 22:01
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viriyalila
Join us on Wednesday November 13th, 7 pm, to witness and celebrate as Maryellen Burke engages in a simple ceremony to become a mitra, or ‘friend’ in a more formal sense to the Triratna Buddhist Order and Community. A mitra is someone who is actively involved in Triratna activities, and intends to continue practicing the Dharma in this community. Becoming a Mitra marks a deepening of commitment with specific retreats, study groups covering the key aspects of the Buddha’s teaching and Sangharakshita’s approach to it. To learn more, see Becoming a Friend.
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