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European Chairs’ Assembly August 2013

By lokabandhu on Mon, 23 Sep, 2013 - 10:57

European Chairs’ Assembly August 2013

By lokabandhu on Mon, 23 Sep, 2013 - 10:57Dhammadassin writes with news of Triratna’s recent European Chairs’ Assembly: a gathering all the Chairs of Triratna’s many Buddhist centres around Europe. It was a very special gathering, being the first major event held at Adhisthana, Triratna’s beautiful new retreat centre near Malvern, UK.

She says - “The Triratna’s European Chairs’ Assembly met at Adhisthana for this historic gathering - the first ECA meeting at Bhante’s new home. It began with 5 days...
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Triratna News

European Chairs gather at Taraloka

By lokabandhu on Mon, 4 Feb, 2013 - 06:13

European Chairs gather at Taraloka

By lokabandhu on Mon, 4 Feb, 2013 - 06:13Lokabandhu reports from a recent gathering of Triratna’s European Chairs Assembly, saying - “Around 40 Chairs of Triratna’s European Buddhsit Centres recently met at Taraloka for the ECA’s biannual gathering and review of how things are going in the Triratna Buddhist Community across Europe. Here’s a short report of a very full and busy week!

After the usual hellos and introductions the meeting formally welcomed Aryapala, Maniraja, and Uddyotani, new Chairs of Padmaloka, Guhyaloka, and...
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Triratna News

European Chairs Assembly Summer Gathering - a report

By lokabandhu on Wed, 19 Sep, 2012 - 05:31

European Chairs Assembly Summer Gathering - a report

By lokabandhu on Wed, 19 Sep, 2012 - 05:31Lokabandhu writes with a report from the recent Triratna European Chairs Assembly, saying “From late July to early August around 50 Triratna Chairmen and women gathered at Vajrasana, the London Buddhist Centre’s Suffolk retreat centre, for the twice-yearly meeting of the Triratna Buddhist Community’s European Chairs Assembly. Here’s a short report on what transpired…

The Assembly (colloquially known as the ECA) plays an important part in Triratna’s overall organisation, thanks mostly to its twenty-year history, the...
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Community Highlights

ECA Boo No.1 - What is the European Chairs' Assembly?

By Candradasa on Wed, 25 Jul, 2012 - 21:55
Welcome to the first audioboo live from Vajrasana Retreat Centre in Suffolk, England, opening up the wonderful world of the bi-annual European Chairs’ Assembly. Lokabandhu and Candradasa on what Triratna Chairfolk do and why they come together in such good harmony… Join us every day for reports on an amazing gathering of Dharma women and men!

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News from the Triratna Chairs Assembly

By lokabandhu on Mon, 19 Sep, 2011 - 06:16

News from the Triratna Chairs Assembly

By lokabandhu on Mon, 19 Sep, 2011 - 06:16Lokabandhu writes with news of the recent meeting of Triratna’s Chairs’ Assembly, one of the main forums enabling Triratna Buddhist Centres around the world to stay in contact and discuss matters of common concern., He says - “In early August 2011 around 60 Triratna Chairmen/women and invited guests gathered at Padmaloka in Norfolk, UK, for the bi-annual International Chairs Assembly - Europeans plus visitors from Australia, Brazil, Estonia, India,...

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