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Buddhafield Festival - a break in the cycle

By lokabandhu on Tue, 2 Jul, 2013 - 15:36

Buddhafield Festival - a break in the cycle

By lokabandhu on Tue, 2 Jul, 2013 - 15:36Big news is just in from Buddhafield: their Festival team is planning to take a break next year, ie 2014. It’ll be their first year off since the Festival started in 1996 and a well-deserved rest for all concerned! See below for their full statement - what it means in practice is, the Festival this year’s your last chance to come until 2015! It’s coming up soon, July 17-21 to be precise, tickets are available here, and the...
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Green Earth Awakening - Buddhafield's New Event (First Field Report!)

By lokabandhu on Tue, 28 May, 2013 - 18:51
Rosie reflects on the success of Green Earth Awakening - a new Buddhafield event first held in May 2013, bringing together Buddhists, social change activists, craftspeople, families, children and more, in a beautiful, safe field for days of spacious quality meetings with like-minded people… More details at http://www.buddhafield.com

View last week’s posts from Buddhafield Week on The Buddhist Centre Online

N.B. Bit of a windy recording!
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Buddhafield Gallery No.3

By Candradasa on Fri, 24 May, 2013 - 17:05

Buddhafield Gallery No.3

By Candradasa on Fri, 24 May, 2013 - 17:05
A final gallery from Mim Saxl redolent of the spirit of Buddhafield and the annual summer festival. A sweet way for the team here to take our temporary leave of Buddhafield Week after an enjoyable time engaging with the rich...
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Buddhafield eBooks - Maitrisara: Gracing the Earth, Buddhist Reflections on a Damaged Planet

Buddhafield eBooks - Maitrisara: Gracing the Earth, Buddhist Reflections on a Damaged Planet

By Candradasa on Fri, 24 May, 2013 - 16:43Maitrisara helps run the Buddhafield Dharma Parlour at the annual summer Festival, and her own talks are both passionate and clear. Here she is talking about the vital environmental concern of healing our relationship to the earth and its significance for Buddhists looking for “an authentic heart response”…

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Buddhafield eBooks - Paramananda - On Retreat with Buddhafield

Buddhafield eBooks - Paramananda - On Retreat with Buddhafield

By Candradasa on Fri, 24 May, 2013 - 16:31As we mentioned yesterday, while we wait for some voices from the Buddhafield Green Earth Awakening Camp to filter through from the hills we’ll keep posting some talks that give a good sense of the distinct approach Buddhafield takes to practice. Here’s another of Lokabandhu’s excellent mini-eBooks featuring Paramananda on retreat at Buddhafield.

Paramananda is an excellent guide to meditation and to retreat. Get his books here.

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Buddhafield Gallery No.2

By Candradasa on Thu, 23 May, 2013 - 20:11

Buddhafield Gallery No.2

By Candradasa on Thu, 23 May, 2013 - 20:11
Another beautiful set from Mim Saxl who has been capturing the spirit of the Buddhafield community’s great work in her photography. We’re delighted to share some of her images with you this week to help celebrate it…

All Photos: © Mim Saxl (www.mimsaxl.com)
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Buddhafield eBooks - Akasati: Ecology, Buddhism and Buddhafield, An Introduction

Buddhafield eBooks - Akasati: Ecology, Buddhism and Buddhafield, An Introduction

By Candradasa on Thu, 23 May, 2013 - 19:27Well, as expected, the internet gods were (quite properly!) no match for the secret realm where Buddhafield’s Green Earth Awakening Camp is gathering for the weekend Dharma festivities. N.B. It’s not too late to join them!

So we’ll have to wait till everyone returns to post (we hope!) some of the sights and sounds of this new event in the Triratna calendar…

In the meantime, we’ll continue to give you a little bit of...
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Buddhafield - A Conversation with Kamalashila

By Candradasa on Thu, 23 May, 2013 - 00:45
Kamalashila is the President of Buddhafield, a pioneering project which in the last twenty years has offered a radical revisiting of the Buddha’s life and practice for modern times, rooting their vision of that firmly in the elements out of doors.

Here he talks about his own history with Buddhafield since the mid ’90s, evoking the spirit of its great experiment and the people who have been undertaking it together as an extended community. He also...
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Buddhafield Land at Broadhembury

By Candradasa on Wed, 22 May, 2013 - 19:41
Recorded on the last day of the 2012 Triratna International Retreat, Satyajit tells the little-known story of how Buddhafield came to own some land at Broadhembury - and appeals for donations to the Buddhafield Land Fund

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