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Upcoming Online Seminar - How to Attract and Engage Young People

Wed, 3 Mar, 2021 - 15:51

Upcoming Online Seminar - How to Attract and Engage Young People

Wed, 3 Mar, 2021 - 15:51

Saturday 24th April 2021 (1.5 hours online seminar):

9.30am UK | 8.30pm Auckland | 10.30am Central Europe | 3pm Mumbai | 8.30pm Melbourne | Auckland 10.30pm

5pm UK | 10am San Francisco | 11am Mexico City | 1pm Maine | Central Europe 6pm | 6am (Sun 28 Mar) Auckland

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Are you involved in teaching at your local Buddhist Centre? Perhaps you’re part of the Centre Team, a Chair or a trustee? Maybe you’re involved in running Young Buddhist events, or...

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What does the Sikkha Meditation Kula do?

Fri, 22 Jan, 2021 - 16:45

What does the Sikkha Meditation Kula do?

Fri, 22 Jan, 2021 - 16:45

The Sikkha Project is an initiative exploring how we can better communicate, discuss and practice the Buddha’s teaching within the Triratna Buddhist Community, from newcomers to experienced Order Members.

One ‘kula’ or gathering within Sikkha is the ‘Meditation Kula’. In this video, Vijayamala, Vessantara and Vidyamala, members of the kula, discuss the work that the Kula is currently engaged in.

The full list of members of the Sikkha Meditation Kula are Vessantara, Vidyamala, Vajrashura, Dhammarati, Vijayamala, Tejananda and Jnanavaca.

For more, see:

https://sikkha.online/

Sikkha is funded by Future...

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Video Invitation to Webinar - Meeting our Needs to meet the World’s Needs

Thu, 30 Jul, 2020 - 21:50

Video Invitation to Webinar - Meeting our Needs to meet the World’s Needs

Thu, 30 Jul, 2020 - 21:50

On Saturday 8th August 2020, Vidyamala and Mokshajyoti will be runing a Sikkha Webminar entitled ‘Meeting our Needs to meet the World’s Needs’.

The video invitation from Mokshajyoti is now availble in this post for viewing.

This webinar will offer practical mindfulness and compassion techniques to help people working within Triratna stay well and happy, whilst responding to the needs of the world.

We hope you’ll be able to participate in the seminar on the day at either:

  1. 9.30am UK - 8.30pm Auckland - 10.30am Europe -
  2. ...
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Video and resources from Fundraising Seminar now available

Tue, 23 Jun, 2020 - 20:41

Video and resources from Fundraising Seminar now available

Tue, 23 Jun, 2020 - 20:41

Dear friends,

Here are the video and resources from the Sikkha and Future Dharma seminar entitled Effective Fundraising for Triratna Centres.

Video of Seminar

The video for the seminar is now available in our Online Seminars Playlist on YouTube. Feel free to share with anyone who might find it useful.

Future Dharma Fundraising Toolkit and Resources

You can find the Fundraising Toolkit page Kusaladevi mentioned on the Sikkha Website, including the videos. Here you will find resources like the Fundraising Toolkit Document and the Comparisons...

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Webinar: "Effective Fundraising for Triratna Centres"

Wed, 3 Jun, 2020 - 14:45

Webinar: "Effective Fundraising for Triratna Centres"

Wed, 3 Jun, 2020 - 14:45

From Kusaladevi:

Dear Friends,

I’m writing on behalf of Future Dharma, in partnership with the Sikkha Project to invite you to an online webinar: Effective Fundraising for Triratna centres. The webinar will take place on Friday, June 12th at 9:30am (BST) and then again at 5pm (BST), taking into account the needs of the different time zones. We hope people from around the world will be able to participate.

Triratna has moved swiftly to respond to the Covid crisis, by offering online content...

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Podcast #1 of 2 - Leading Dharma Study and Discussion Groups Effectively Online

Tue, 2 Jun, 2020 - 19:21

Podcast #1 of 2 - Leading Dharma Study and Discussion Groups Effectively Online

Tue, 2 Jun, 2020 - 19:21

Following up from the Sikkha Seminar on Leading Dharma Study and Discussion Groups Effectively Online, Ratnaguna and Danadasa, who led the seminar, have answered a number of questions from the seminar in the podcast below.

Here is eight different questions which they received from the seminar. If you are interested in a specific questions, the podcast timestamps are provide for each question. We hope you find this helpful!

(2:00 – 7:30) If there is the opportunity to choose, how many people would you have in a...

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Invitation to Online Seminar - How to Reach People Online

Thu, 7 May, 2020 - 15:39

Invitation to Online Seminar - How to Reach People Online

Thu, 7 May, 2020 - 15:39

Dear Friends,

I’m writing on behalf of the Sikkha Project to invite you to another Sikkha online training seminar: For the Benefit of All Beings: How to reach more people online, an exploration in how to use online communications such as YouTube, Facebook and Instagram to reach out to new people. The seminar will include suggestions for YouTube, Instagram and Facebook advertising, as well as how to best use online platforms to draw people’s attention to your Triratna Centre, group or project.

The seminar...

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Sikkha - Triratna International Council 2019

From Triratna International Council on Tue, 1 Oct, 2019 - 15:58

Sikkha - Triratna International Council 2019

From Triratna International Council on Tue, 1 Oct, 2019 - 15:58

“From the moment of a person’s first contact with our movement, he or she should be able to discover a balanced approach that is appropriate to them… The Karmic work of integration and developing positive emotion, and the Dharmic work of spiritual receptivity, death, and rebirth.

“The elements of the system… from the stage of Integration through to that of Spiritual Rebirth can be seen as the principal elements of the Dharma life at all stages, Indeed, if they are not practised at...