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Dancing Buddhas - The story of the Buddhafield Festival

By lokabandhu on Sun, 6 Jan, 2013 - 10:12

Dancing Buddhas - The story of the Buddhafield Festival

By lokabandhu on Sun, 6 Jan, 2013 - 10:12The annual Buddhafield Festival is - by a long way - Triratna’s largest gathering outside India. It run every year since 1996 - and now has a movie about it! Daniel Dobbie, its creator, writes - “Dancing Buddhas is a 30 minute film about the team of people who help to build Britain’s most eco friendly and inspiring festival. We go behind the scenes and try to understand how they do it, why Buddhism is so popular in...
The Dharma Parlour at Buddhafield
Dharma Parlour

Dharma Doorways and Dead Ends...

By lokabandhu on Tue, 7 Aug, 2012 - 10:54

Dharma Doorways and Dead Ends...

By lokabandhu on Tue, 7 Aug, 2012 - 10:54Another talk from the 2012 Dharma Parlour at the Buddhafield Festival - this time by Lokabandhu on the subject of ‘Dharma Doorways and Dead Ends’. As part of the theme “Doorways to Freedom” he explores the fascinating Buddhist notion of ‘near enemies’, those seductive but misleading lookalikes to authentic spiritual qualities.

Many thanks to Upeksapriya from Triratna’s ClearVision project for creating and uploading this recording.
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Latest photos from the Buddhafield Festival - and news of upcoming Living Arts Gathering

By lokabandhu on Tue, 31 Jul, 2012 - 06:34

Latest photos from the Buddhafield Festival - and news of upcoming Living Arts Gathering

By lokabandhu on Tue, 31 Jul, 2012 - 06:34We’ve continued to scour the internet for memories of the recent and wonderful Buddhafield Festival: here’s some highlights. You can see a home-movie video of the Closing Ceremony Parade; an extended interview with Paul Crosland aka the Freelender introducing his concept of ‘Gift Economics’ (much appreciated when applied to giving away multiple pairs of Wellington boots on site!); plus the first of several video talks from the Dharma Parlour - Jayaraja on ‘Love, Sex...

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