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Buddhist Action Month 2015
Buddhist Action Month 2015

The truth about copper, bronze and brass

By TommyC on Sat, 20 Jun, 2015 - 23:34

Thinking about commissioning a bronze rupa? If so, you might want to consider the social and environmental impact of bronze against alternative materials. The attached factsheet was compiled by a former NGO activist on environmental and human rights issues, and member of the Croydon sangha, Karen Luyckx.

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Buddhist Action Month 2015
Buddhist Action Month 2015

Earth metta quiz

By TommyC on Sat, 20 Jun, 2015 - 23:19

We are all familiar with the notion of climate change. But how much do you really know about our collective impact on the planet and your personal carbon footprint? Pit your wit against the Earth Metta Quiz compiled by members of the Croydon sangha. Answers to be revealed at the end of the month. In Croydon we’re making this into a quiz with opportunities to win eco-products for winning entries.

Jobs, Volunteering & Communities
Jobs, Volunteering & Communities

Right Livelihood opportunity in Croydon

By lokabandhu on Thu, 25 Apr, 2013 - 16:37
See attached Word file for the poster of an exciting new Right Livelihood opportunity at Triratna’s Croydon Buddhist Centre. They say -

“There’s an exciting possibility to be part of a Buddhist Team in Croydon, running a Charity Shop business along the lines of the highly successful Lamas Pyjamas near the LBC. The Business Plan and Financial projections have been written and we are now recruiting for another full or part time team member to join us.