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Sunday at the International Gathering

Posted by Munisha to Triratna International Gathering 2017 - What... on Mon, 28 Aug, 2017 - 20:09

Sunday at the International Gathering

Posted by Munisha to Triratna International Gathering 2017 - What... on Mon, 28 Aug, 2017 - 20:09

On our last full day we heard from Triratna Hungary, with a presentation from mitra Tibor Derdak of the Dr Ambedkar High School, which offers gypsy girls and boys a way out of poverty and discrimination. As he said, quoting Subhuti, if the Buddha were to walk down the street in Hungary today, everyone would assume he was a gypsy.

Dhammamegha gave us an excellent talk on the importance of sangha and friendship: ‘Wisdom’s gathering: the difference that...

Clear Vision Trust
Clear Vision Trust

The Jai Bhim Network, Hungary

Posted by grahamclearvision to Clear Vision Trust on Fri, 23 Sep, 2016 - 15:07

The Jai Bhim Network, Hungary

Posted by grahamclearvision to Clear Vision Trust on Fri, 23 Sep, 2016 - 15:07

Subhuti and the workers of the Jai Bhim Network in Hungary tell us about how they are helping the Roma Community through their Dr Ambedkar High School

Triratna News
Triratna News

Jai Bhim! The Roma Buddhists of Hungary

Posted by Munisha to Triratna News on Fri, 23 Sep, 2016 - 11:57

Jai Bhim! The Roma Buddhists of Hungary

Posted by Munisha to Triratna News on Fri, 23 Sep, 2016 - 11:57

Mokshapriya is a British film-maker, founder in 1992 of Clear Vision, Triratna’s video project in Manchester, UK. Here’s the video he made recently about the Dr Ambedkar High School, founded by Hungarian mitras for Hungary’s Roma/gypsy community, inspired by Dr BR Ambedkar and the achievements of India’s ‘New Buddhists’.

“My first visit to Hungary took me far from the delights of Buda and Pest to an even greater wonder, in the rural north east of the country. Here, a...

Clear Vision Trust
Clear Vision Trust

The Jai Bhim Network, Hungary

Posted by grahamclearvision to Clear Vision Trust on Mon, 5 Sep, 2016 - 11:45

The Jai Bhim Network, Hungary

Posted by grahamclearvision to Clear Vision Trust on Mon, 5 Sep, 2016 - 11:45

Subhuti and the workers of the Jai Bhim Network in Hungary tell us about how they are helping the Roma Community through their Dr Ambedkar High School

Triratna News
Triratna News

'Angry Buddha' coming soon

Posted by Munisha to Triratna News on Thu, 16 Jun, 2016 - 23:36

'Angry Buddha' coming soon

Posted by Munisha to Triratna News on Thu, 16 Jun, 2016 - 23:36

As we move toward the 60th anniversary of Dr Ambedkar’s conversion, we hear news of a documentary film about the curious and inspiring story of the Hungarian gypsies who were inspired to start Dr Ambedkar High School, to help young Roma/gypsies to a better life.

Due for international launch and screenings later this year, ‘Angry Buddha’ is the work of Austrian filmmaker Stefan Ludwig. Giving a picture of life in a Hungarian gypsy community, it tells the story of Janós...

Triratna News
Triratna News

Gypsy Buddhists in Hungary; and a job opportunity

Posted by Munisha to Triratna News on Wed, 3 Dec, 2014 - 14:25

Gypsy Buddhists in Hungary; and a job opportunity

Posted by Munisha to Triratna News on Wed, 3 Dec, 2014 - 14:25Subhuti leaves the UK for India once again this week – but this time with three mitras from Hungary: Janos, Tibor and Kubu. Here he writes about Hungary’s new gypsy Buddhist movement and its Jai Bhim Networkand the opportunity to apply for the post of manager of its Dr BR Ambedkar High School in Hungary. (“Gypsy” is their preferred term.)

“Janos Orsos comes from a very poor gypsy settlement; Tibor Derdák...
Triratna Jobs, Volunteering and Communities
Triratna Jobs, Volunteering and Communities

Dr Ambedkar School, Hungary, Seeks New Manager

Posted by Centre Team to Triratna Jobs, Volunteering and Communities on Sat, 8 Nov, 2014 - 03:20

Dr Ambedkar School, Hungary, Seeks New Manager

Posted by Centre Team to Triratna Jobs, Volunteering and Communities on Sat, 8 Nov, 2014 - 03:20
Eight years ago, Hungarian Mitras who are themselves Gypsies, established the Jai Bhim Network, a Triratna affiliated organization with Subhuti as Kalyana Mitra. Their focus of activity has been providing educational opportunities for Gypsies young and old,...
Triratna News
Triratna News

Munisha reports from the European Buddhist Union meeting

Posted by Munisha to Triratna News on Fri, 25 Oct, 2013 - 17:45

Munisha reports from the European Buddhist Union meeting

Posted by Munisha to Triratna News on Fri, 25 Oct, 2013 - 17:45Nearly 40 Buddhists from all over Europe met for the annual weekend meeting of the European Buddhist Union at the end of September. (New website in progress.)

Membership of the EBU is open to national umbrella groups and to individual Buddhist groups. Delegates from a range of traditions (but currently weighted towards the Mahayana and Vajrayana) included gypsy Buddhists from Hungary’s Jai Bhim Network, a Sri Lankan from Norway, a Polish lama and a...
Magyar
Magyar

Three Triratna texts in Hungarian

Posted by lokabandhu to Magyar on Wed, 22 Aug, 2012 - 15:36
Here’s three classic Triratna texts translated into Hungarian - the Dedication Ceremony, the Threefold Puja, and the Refuges and Precepts. Many thanks to Derdák Tibor from the Jai Bhim Network in Hungary for providing them.

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