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Triratna International Council - Day 4: Resolving Conflict, Restoring Harmony

By Centre Team on Mon, 19 Feb, 2018 - 16:46

Triratna International Council - Day 4: Resolving Conflict, Restoring Harmony

By Centre Team on Mon, 19 Feb, 2018 - 16:46

At the midway point of the 2018 Triratna International Council, a beautiful day looking at practical and effective ways to resolve conflict and restore harmony in any community, based on sound Dharma principles.

Dhiramani from Australia, Tarahridaya from India and Viradhamma from the USA join our host Dassini to reflect on harmony and friendship on an international scale. And we also get to hear about a chance encounter with a snake as well as a very special Bodhi tree…

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Triratna International Council
Triratna International Council

Harmony and Conflict Resolution - Day 5 Summary

By Jnanadhara on Sun, 7 Aug, 2016 - 12:25

Jnanadhara and Dassini interviewing Munisha about a day framed by the idea of a community founded on the ideal of harmony between living beings. The nuts and bolts of that is moving towards finding a flexible commonality of approach to community and can often involve conflict resolution. We hear about initiatives and success stories in both these areas, as well as important safeguarding work going on at Triratna Centres around the world. 

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Triratna International Council
Triratna International Council

International Council 2014 - Day 5 Summary

By Candradasa on Mon, 11 Aug, 2014 - 06:44

International Council 2014 - Day 5 Summary

By Candradasa on Mon, 11 Aug, 2014 - 06:44Our mini-Odyssey through the 2014 Triratna International Council continues in the pleasant company of Abhayaraja and Bodhivamsa, from India and England respectively. We sail through another full day in memory, taking in the general area of ethical practice and specific training in conflict resolution using restorative approaches. A fascinating, detailed landscape that owes, we hear, at least as much to the indigenous peoples of New Zealand as to contemporary mediation theory! Join us for a voyage around day 5…

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Community Highlights
Community Highlights

Vishvapani on BBC Thought for the Day - Remembrance Day Meditation

By Candradasa on Sat, 9 Nov, 2013 - 17:00

Vishvapani on BBC Thought for the Day - Remembrance Day Meditation

By Candradasa on Sat, 9 Nov, 2013 - 17:00You can listen to this short talk via the BBC over on Vishvapani’s Wise Attention blog (you may need to be in the UK to hear it). You can also hear it from anywhere via the Thought For the Day podcast.

Remembrance Sunday is an invitation to find a space in our harried lives for a silent opening to all that war has meant for the country: a national meditation on what Wilfred...
Triratna News
Triratna News

Triratna speakers feature in UK Buddhist conference on Transforming Conflict

By Munisha on Wed, 19 Jun, 2013 - 09:30

Triratna speakers feature in UK Buddhist conference on Transforming Conflict

By Munisha on Wed, 19 Jun, 2013 - 09:30The list of speakers and workshop leaders for August’s UK Buddhist conference, Transforming Conflict, features several members of the Triratna Buddhist Order.

They and the other speakers are among the most eloquent voices in the field of conflict-resolution and mediation. Come and hear them at Taplow Court, one of the UK’s most stunning Buddhist centres, a Jacobean house in acres of parkland on the Thames in Berkshire.

Transforming Conflict
Taplow Court, Berkshire,...
Triratna News
Triratna News

Is Conflict Good For You?

By Munisha on Thu, 9 May, 2013 - 11:30

Is Conflict Good For You?

By Munisha on Thu, 9 May, 2013 - 11:30Here’s a conference involving members of the Triratna Buddhist Order active in the Network of Buddhist Organisations UK, alongside the Centre for Applied Buddhism, and the Network of Engaged Buddhists

Transforming Conflict

Taplow Court, Berkshire, UK, 16th – 18th August, 2013

How would it be if we were to see conflict as transformative, rather than negative and painful? Buddhism suggests that out of difficulties and conflicts can develop...