Experienced Carer to support Nissoka on a Pilgrimage to Bodhgaya, India
Nissoka, an order member of long standing, who is living with Huntington’s disease, is looking for an experienced carer to accompany him on a pilgrimage to Bodhgaya, India, between early November and 20th December 2018 or late January and mid-March 2019. Please see the attached letter from Nissoka for more details.
Nissoka has a great love for Bodhgaya and has contributed a great deal to the Triratna presence there for a number of...
We are glad to invite you for participation in NNBY’s 3rd International Buddhist Youth Convention (IBYC2019)- a unique opportunity to bring Triratna Buddhist youth Community from across the world. Theme: ”Building a New Buddhist World: United in Diversity” Lead By: Dh Subhuti Date: 21-27 Jan 2019 Venue:Three Jewels Centre- Bodhgaya, Bihar- India Fees: Indian participants: Rs. 4000/- International participants: Rs. 11500/- (£127 approx) (For food and lodging charges during the convention dates) Indian participants intake: 200 International participants intake: 50
On February 23rd 2018, just before the start of the International Order Convention in India two Mitras - one man and one woman - were ordained in Bodhgaya. This Newsbyte from Clear Vision gives us a flavour of that occasion and, amidst the busyness and noise around the Mahabodhi Temple, we get a sense of following in the footsteps of the Buddha as Mokshasara and Shramanveer join the Triratna Buddhist Order.
The 50th Anniversary Order Convention is currently underway in Bodhgaya, India. The theme is ‘Sinhananda - The Lion’s Roar’. Most of the Convention will be public, and content – talks, mantras, podcasts, pictures, videos, livestreams (including an Indian Classical Concert!) will be available on the dedicated space on The Buddhist Centre Online and other social media spaces.
Firstly, we have a rousing, uncompromisingly radical talk from Maitriveer-Nagarjuna evoking the fire that drove Doctor Bimrao Ambedkar to work tirelessly on behalf of the so-called Dalit “Untouchable” people in order to free them from the evils of the Hindu caste system. He reframes Doctor Ambedkar as a radical for the ages, of greater and broader...
Welcome to the 2018 Triratna Buddhist Order Convention, marking the 50th anniversary of our Order’s founding. It’s fitting that such an auspicious occasion is taking place at the traditional spot where the Buddha is said to have attained liberation, Bodhgaya in Bihar, India.
Join us for a walk around the Convention site meeting wonderful beings from all around the world who are converging here to celebrate community and practice the Dharma together - for the benefit of all beings!
Update: The ordination of Mokshasara and Shramanveer is now over - watch again here or on Facebook!
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As we close the week-long Order retreat and turn towards our Convention marking the 50th anniversary of Triratna and the Order itself, we are in Bodhgaya, India, to bring you live coverage of a public ordination under the Bodhi tree.