By Centre Team on Sun, 7 Jul, 2013 - 19:09The Buddhafield Festival will soon be underway! If you want an amazing last-minute weekend in the sun with thousands of happy people, you can still buy weekend and day tickets!
By Candradasa on Sun, 7 Jul, 2013 - 18:25As you may have read over on Triratna News, it’s been a strong time of late at Buddhafield, the Triratna project we have been featuring this summer in the run-up to their annual festival from July 17th-21st. As promised, all this week we’re having a second set of features highlighting the best of the community there, and we hope to bring you coverage (rural broadband permitting!) from some of the festival itself.
I’ve been a consistent Buddhafield photographer since about 2010, when I bought a new Canon SX210 compact. I started because I was aware of a very serious lack of photos about the Buddhafield Café, with which I’ve volunteered and worked for about 14 years. I’d then recently taken on development of the Buddhafield website, www.buddhafield.com, which had been stuck in the...
By lokabandhu on Fri, 31 May, 2013 - 14:31Green Earth Awakening is a new Buddhafield event held for the first time in late May 2013. Not a retreat and not a festival, it brought together Buddhists, social change activists, craftspeople, families, children - over 140 in total - to a beautiful site in Devon, UK, for “a chance to connect with the land, re-learn forgotten skills and live communally, exploring practical and spiritual pathways towards a sustainable future”.
By lokabandhu on Fri, 31 May, 2013 - 10:48Great little hand-held video from the recent Buddhafield event ‘Green Earth Awakening’: the Earth Goddess Awakens - and meets the Buddha and Mara! Thanks to Sorita for the footage, Varabhadri and Lokabandhu for the acting… NB the first few minutes are available here.