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Triratna Jobs, Volunteering and Communities
Triratna Jobs, Volunteering and Communities

One week until our right livelihood opportunity deadline

By Dhanakosa on Thu, 16 Aug, 2018 - 14:54

One week until our right livelihood opportunity deadline

By Dhanakosa on Thu, 16 Aug, 2018 - 14:54

The Dhanakosa community are looking for order members and committed GFR mitras to apply to join our office team.

For more information on how to apply visit http://www.dhanakosa.com/working-dhanakosa

If you would like to talk to someone about this opportunity contact Nayaka on 01877 384 213, or at nayaka [at] dhanakosa.org

Closing date for applications is 24thAugust 2018...

Triratna Jobs, Volunteering and Communities
Triratna Jobs, Volunteering and Communities

Right livelihood opportunities at Dhanakosa

By Dhanakosa on Fri, 13 Jul, 2018 - 16:06

Right livelihood opportunities at Dhanakosa

By Dhanakosa on Fri, 13 Jul, 2018 - 16:06

The Dhanakosa community are looking for order members and committed GFR mitras to apply to join our office team.

For more information on how to apply visit http://www.dhanakosa.com/working-dhanakosa

If you would like to talk to someone about this opportunity contact Nayaka on 01877 384 213, or at...

Free Buddhist Audio
Free Buddhist Audio

Dharmabyte: Living Sangha

By Sadayasihi on Mon, 28 May, 2018 - 17:15

This Dharmabyte podcast is called Living Sangha from Abhayanandi, in an excerpt from a talk of the same name.

Imagine being part of a community marked by autonomy and connection, abundant with supportive love and friendship. The Buddha famously said that fellowship is the whole of the spiritual life. Is that really true?!

Abhayanandi has been following this teaching notably by living in a residential Buddhist community and working in a team-based...

Triratna Jobs, Volunteering and Communities
Triratna Jobs, Volunteering and Communities

Women's Community in Bristol Seeks New Community Member!

By Abhayamaitri on Tue, 8 Aug, 2017 - 17:59

Women's Community in Bristol Seeks New Community Member!

By Abhayamaitri on Tue, 8 Aug, 2017 - 17:59

Bristol Women’s Community - Kalyanaloka

Are you interested in Community living? Are you an order member or mitra? Have you been thinking about living in a Community for some time but not yet taken the plunge? Talk to us!

Trish, Dayajoti and Abhayamaitri are looking for a fourth woman to join our community from the beginning or middle of October 2017. 

We are 5 minutes walk from the Bristol Buddhist Centre (BS7).

Double room.

Dining room; living room/guest room; small shrine room;  courtyard garden. 

Rent + bills = £442 pcm

Contact (please send to...

Community Highlights
Community Highlights

Friendship and Collective Practice - Saddhamani

By Charlotte Lawes on Wed, 5 Jul, 2017 - 11:18

Friendship and Collective Practice - Saddhamani

By Charlotte Lawes on Wed, 5 Jul, 2017 - 11:18

We have highlighted this post from the fantastic new Successful Community Living space - be sure to follow it as we’re certain it will continue to provide inspiration and advice on this super important topic. 

In this video meet Saddhamani from Paris, France, who used to live at Padmaloka Retreat Centre in Norfolk, England. He gives a lovely, personal account of the role of friendship in his own life as part of a wider community of Buddhists supporting each other in...

The College of Public Preceptors
The College of Public Preceptors

Dhammadinna’s reflections on her many years of living in Triratna communities

By Saccanama on Thu, 2 Feb, 2017 - 16:14

I live in Samayakula community, along with eleven other women, in two adjoining houses, near the London Buddhist Centre.  We have not long come back together after the mid-winter/new year break.  Some of us have been on the LBC winter retreats and returned with many stories to tell. Others have been to visit family, or stayed at home in the community.  On our first community evening of the New Year we launched our ‘rainy season light’ for the month...