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Buddhist Action Month 2015
Buddhist Action Month 2015

Parami's Perspectives No.2 - Shifting Paradigms

By parami on Fri, 19 Jun, 2015 - 15:09

Parami interviews Dhammadinna and Khemasuri at the end of a retreat at Adhisthana looking at how Buddhists can help promote change in the wider world.

Based on the Dasadhamma Sutta (Discourse on The Ten Dhammas) this investigation of the unconscious paradigms we live by raises much to ponder for anyone who would like to see a kinder, more just and equitable society. 

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Buddhist Action Month 2015
Buddhist Action Month 2015

BAM 2015 at Cambridge Buddhist Centre

By Moksadhi on Wed, 27 May, 2015 - 22:31

Buddhist Action Month 2015 launched tonight at the Cambridge Buddhist Centre with a screening of the documentary ‘Wisdom to Survive”.

There was a lot of positive energy for the role of community and action at a local level and we are all excited for the fantastic programme of events planned throughout June. In Cambridge we are addressing all 3 BAM themes with events on sustainability such as the Work that Reconnects workshop, Caring for Others with a talk on dementia by...

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Cambridge BAM events listing264.89 KB
Buddhist Action Month 2015
Buddhist Action Month 2015

Cardiff Buddhist Centre - BAM Programme 2015

By cremigio on Tue, 26 May, 2015 - 13:55

Cardiff Buddhist Centre programme of events for BAM 2015!

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bam_program_cbc_2015.pdf2.63 MB
Buddhist Action Month 2015
Buddhist Action Month 2015

Dharmic reasons to take part in BAM - full document

By Munisha on Sat, 16 May, 2015 - 00:31

Here’s the full pdf version of Lokabandhu’s document giving specifically Buddhist reasons to take part in BAM, updated by Dhammadassin this year. We’ll be publishing extracts over the next few days.

Buddhist Action Month 2015
Buddhist Action Month 2015

BAM: Suggested actions guide

By Munisha on Sat, 9 May, 2015 - 00:46

Wondering what to do in June?

Here’s your BAM Suggested actions guide, compiled by Lokabandhu.

You can find all BAM resoureces under ”Resources” section at the top of this page.

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BAM Suggested actions guide 2015492 KB
Buddhist Action Month 2015
Buddhist Action Month 2015

Be a Shambhala warrior

By Munisha on Mon, 20 Apr, 2015 - 13:25

“Firmly establish your intention to live your life for the healing of the world. Be conscious of it, honour it, nurture it every day…”

These are the opening words of the inspiring text attached below, written by Triratna Order member Akuppa in 2005.

“…Do not set your heart on particular results. Enjoy positive action for its own sake and rest confident that it will bear fruit.”

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shambala_warrior_training.pdf19.59 KB
Buddhist Action Month 2015
Buddhist Action Month 2015

A Guide To Sustainable Buddhist Centres

By Amalaketu on Mon, 6 Apr, 2015 - 21:37

For everything you need to know about the Sustainable Buddhist Centre Certification Scheme - including how to get the certificate signed by Order member and Low Carbon Consultant Amalaketu - here is our guide to sustainable Buddhist Centres!

Buddhist Action Month 2015
Buddhist Action Month 2015

BAM 2015 Event planning guide

BAM 2015 Event planning guide

By Centre Team on Mon, 6 Apr, 2015 - 19:39

BAM (Buddhist Action Month) happens around the world every June. This year we’re focussing on:

    •    Sustainability
    •    Awakening our money sense
    •    Caring for others

To get involved + follow now!

Here are some key principles for organising a successful BAM event. To download the document, click to read the embedded version and choose ‘download’ from the sharing menu (top right of the on-screen controls)....