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How Sheffield and Brixton Centres are doing hybrid classes

Wed, 16 Sep, 2020 - 12:47

How Sheffield and Brixton Centres are doing hybrid classes

Wed, 16 Sep, 2020 - 12:47

Most of this is on the more complex end of what’s possible but hopefully it will interest some situations.

The video is a little over 18 minutes long and has:

Aryadasa and Vicki from Sheffield talking about the why and how they went about it

7:00 - Vicki shows us the actual equipment they use and how it’s set up

14:35 - Aryadasa describes a simpler, cheaper option

16:45 - a few shots of it in action at their Sangha night

17:50 - a sense of how they set things up in Brixton

Equipment used in Sheffield:

  • Computer
  • ...
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gunabhadri

Opening Up Centres & Hybrid events

Thu, 2 Jul, 2020 - 20:03

Opening Up Centres & Hybrid events

Thu, 2 Jul, 2020 - 20:03

Here’s the video recording of our gathering on 2 July on opening Centres after lockdown - procedural and technical.

  • 0-22 mins: overview of health/safety around opening Centres
  • 22-58 mins: issues around running hybrid classes
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aparajita

How Berlin are opening their Centre after lockdown

Sat, 30 May, 2020 - 13:30

How Berlin are opening their Centre after lockdown

Sat, 30 May, 2020 - 13:30

Aryabandhu describes the precautions they are taking now that the public can attend classes at their Centre. 

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Gift Aid Small Donation Scheme

Tue, 16 Apr, 2019 - 15:04

Gift Aid Small Donation Scheme

Tue, 16 Apr, 2019 - 15:04

Thanks to Padmadaka from The Karuna Trust for bringing this to our attention. In brief, if your Centre or group (if a registered charity) claims Gift Aid regularly (in at least 2 of the last 4 tax years), you can claim 25% on cash or contactless card payments which are donations at a religious/spiritual gathering of at least 10 people but not in exchange for some benefit (like a cup of tea). Each donation can be up to £30.

This may be very...

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Changes to The Buddhist Centre Online (Screencast)

Mon, 21 Oct, 2013 - 16:19

Changes to The Buddhist Centre Online (Screencast)

Mon, 21 Oct, 2013 - 16:19

Here’s a follow-up post with more detail on some of what was previously discussed around recent changes to The Buddhist Centre Online, and introducing a few more tweaks and features…

Changes:

General design
We’ve sharpened up areas of the visual design for higher contrast and reorganized and re-emphasized some of the elements (eg. removing backgrounds, moving sharing buttons). This is a work in progress and we’ve more to do, but the site should look and...

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What if...?

Sat, 21 Apr, 2012 - 17:36

What if...?

Sat, 21 Apr, 2012 - 17:36

As we start this next phase of the new Triratna site, we thought it would be good to remember where we’re going with it all… :)