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5 Years of the Buddhist Centre Online: #11 Young Buddhist Project

By Sadayasihi on Fri, 23 Nov, 2018 - 16:39

5 Years of the Buddhist Centre Online: #11 Young Buddhist Project

By Sadayasihi on Fri, 23 Nov, 2018 - 16:39

“For me, just being with other young people… actually this is really important… there’s an energy, there’s a natural friendship, there’s a speaking the Dharma in our own language, in our own time, with our own metaphors, about the life decisions we are currently trying to make” - Singhamati, 2015.
 
In 2008 the European Chairs’ Assembly Development Team - which supports Triratna-wide initiatives around the world - ran a weekend retreat exploring how to inspire...

Sangharakshita Memorial Space
Sangharakshita Memorial Space

More Metta from Berlin

By mokshini on Thu, 15 Nov, 2018 - 19:19

More Metta from Berlin

By mokshini on Thu, 15 Nov, 2018 - 19:19

Last Saturday, as many hundreds were gathered at Adhistana for Bhante’s final farewell, those of us who who stayed in Berlin came together as a sangha to rejoice in Sangharakshita and his life. We reflected how his life and the dharma he taught has touched and changed ours, we rejoiced in his life, heard stories and anecdotes of personal meetings people had had with him; all in a context of meditation, mantra chanting and puja.  

And then we tuned into the live stream that had...

Triratna Young Buddhists
Triratna Young Buddhists

The 'Big One': In Conversation with Prajnaketu

By Sadayasihi on Thu, 15 Nov, 2018 - 17:31

Prajnaketu, Triratna’s Young Buddhist Co-ordinator, gave the keynote talk at the 2018 ‘Big One’, which was on the theme of ‘Seek Truth, Release Life’.  His talk was entitled ‘A Religious Life’. 

In this conversation with Sadayasihi in the Beams on the last morning of the ‘Big One’ he talks about the significance for him of giving this talk as well as delving into his choice of the word ‘religious’ and how he has benefitted from taking part in a...

Sangharakshita Memorial Space
Sangharakshita Memorial Space

Starting To Say Goodbye to Sangharakshita

By Candradasa on Sat, 10 Nov, 2018 - 00:22

A conversation with Candradasa, Munisha, Parami and Sthanashraddha towards the end of a strong week at Adhisthana, home of Urgyen Sangharakshita, who died last week at the age of 93. 

We talk about our personal relationships to the founder of the Triratna Buddhist sangha over decades, and the great change his passing represents for our community.

Join us online to begin saying farewell to a man whose long work for the Dharma transformed so many lives around the world for the good. ...

Buddhist Centre Features
Buddhist Centre Features

Podcast - Starting To Say Goodbye to Sangharakshita

By Candradasa on Fri, 9 Nov, 2018 - 23:55

A conversation with Candradasa, Munisha, Parami and Sthanashraddha towards the end of a strong week at Adhisthana, home of Urgyen Sangharakshita, who died last week at the age of 93. 

We talk about our personal relationships to the founder of the Triratna Buddhist sangha over decades, and the great change his passing represents for our community.

Join us online to begin saying farewell to a man whose long work for the Dharma transformed so many lives around the world for the good. 

www.thebuddhistcentre.com/sangharakshita

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FutureDharma
FutureDharma

Granting Bhante's wish

By Jai Teather on Fri, 9 Nov, 2018 - 17:09

Granting Bhante's wish

By Jai Teather on Fri, 9 Nov, 2018 - 17:09

Granting Bhante’s Wish

Windhorse Publishing is raising £90,000 to ensure the completion of Sangharakshita’s Complete Works.

At last Sunday’s order weekend, Maitreyabandhu asked everyone to give £250. This raised 20,000 in pledges from 75 people, an average of over £250 each.

Together we can do this, let’s keep that momentum going. £21,700 has been raised so far, with pledges being fulfilled daily, please visit the following link and give generously.

https://mydonate.bt.com/fundraisers/urgyensangharakshita...

Community Highlights
Community Highlights

Bhante's Wish - Support The Complete Works

By Jai Teather on Thu, 8 Nov, 2018 - 14:59

Bhante's Wish - Support The Complete Works

By Jai Teather on Thu, 8 Nov, 2018 - 14:59

Granting Bhante’s Wish

Windhorse Publishing is raising £90,000 to ensure the completion of Sangharakshita’s Complete Works.

At last Sunday’s order weekend, Maitreyabandhu asked everyone to give £250. This raised 20,000 in pledges from 75 people, an average of over £250 each.

Together we can do this, let’s keep that momentum going. £21,700 has been raised so far, with pledges being fulfilled daily, please visit the following link and give generously.

Give to the Complete Works fund...

Sangharakshita Memorial Space
Sangharakshita Memorial Space

Bhante's Wish

By Jai Teather on Wed, 7 Nov, 2018 - 17:59

Bhante's Wish

By Jai Teather on Wed, 7 Nov, 2018 - 17:59

Granting Bhante’s Wish

Windhorse Publishing is raising £90,000 to ensure the completion of Sangharakshita’s Complete Works.

At last Sunday’s order weekend, Maitreyabandhu asked everyone to give £250. This raised 20,000 in pledges from 75 people, an average of over £250 each.

Together we can do this, let’s keep that momentum going. £21,700 has been raised so far, with pledges being fulfilled daily, please visit the following link and give generously.

Give to the Complete Works fund...

Triratna Young Buddhists
Triratna Young Buddhists

'In pursuit of Dharma Life' - talk by Danayutta

By Prajnaketu on Mon, 5 Nov, 2018 - 12:07

'In pursuit of Dharma Life' - talk by Danayutta

By Prajnaketu on Mon, 5 Nov, 2018 - 12:07

Danayutta evokes tells the story of her pursuit of the Dharma life from investment banking to yoga teaching, and beyond.

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Triratna Young Buddhists
Triratna Young Buddhists

'Moving into a meaningful life' - talk by Satyakirti

By Prajnaketu on Mon, 5 Nov, 2018 - 12:03

'Moving into a meaningful life' - talk by Satyakirti

By Prajnaketu on Mon, 5 Nov, 2018 - 12:03

Satyakirti explores his personal story of seeking meaning at the Big One 2018: Seek Truth, Release Life.

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