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People to People, Nagpur, India.
People to People, Nagpur, India.

Playing Langadi

By tejadhamma on Wed, 18 Dec, 2019 - 12:24

Playing Langadi

By tejadhamma on Wed, 18 Dec, 2019 - 12:24

The Learning Club children are enjoying game “Langadi” as a extra curricular activity in MJF Learning Club at Bhandara. 

People to People, Nagpur, India.
People to People, Nagpur, India.

Learning English & its meaning in Local Language

By tejadhamma on Wed, 18 Dec, 2019 - 11:43

Learning English & its meaning in Local Language

By tejadhamma on Wed, 18 Dec, 2019 - 11:43

MJF Learning Club at Bhandara District, students are getting an opportunity to improve their stage daring, confidence and study atmosphere to study together. Students are coming before other student and sharing their understanding with other student in presence of their teacher.

People to People, Nagpur, India.
People to People, Nagpur, India.

Lagori play helped children to learn more than just study

By tejadhamma on Wed, 18 Dec, 2019 - 11:29

Lagori play helped children to learn more than just study

By tejadhamma on Wed, 18 Dec, 2019 - 11:29

In Mahatma Jyotiba Fuley Learning Club at Chikhala Mines Bhandara district, Maharashtra, the students are not just reading and writing on books but also they have chance to learn more than it. In this video girls of the Learning Club, are playing “Lagori” and they are very happy and enjoying their childhood and study hours.

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Dr Ambedkar: Healing the World Through His Vision of Sacred Humanity

By vajratara on Wed, 6 Nov, 2019 - 20:49

Dr Ambedkar: Healing the World Through His Vision of Sacred Humanity

By vajratara on Wed, 6 Nov, 2019 - 20:49

Amoghasiddhi from India, Vajratara from the India Dhamma Trust and Padmavajra gave three talks celebrating two remarkable men: Dr Ambedkar and Sangharakshita.  Watch the talks here!

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India Dhamma Trust: "At the heart of a peaceful Dhamma Revolution"

Celebrating the Conversion of Ambedkar to Buddhism, and the start of the Dhamma Revolution in India

By vajratara on Mon, 23 Sep, 2019 - 21:18

Celebrating the Conversion of Ambedkar to Buddhism, and the start of the Dhamma Revolution in India

By vajratara on Mon, 23 Sep, 2019 - 21:18

14 October commemorates the day in 1956 when 400 000 people embraced Buddhism in India, leaving behind social injustice and entering into a Buddhist path of practice.  The man behind this momentous occasion was the great social reformer Dr Ambedkar.  Having tried social and political action to remove inequality in society, he believed that the Buddhist path itself was the key to a powerful and peaceful social revolution.  

Amoghasiddhi, one of our most senior Order Members from India, and Vajratara from...

India Dhamma Trust:
India Dhamma Trust: "At the heart of a peaceful Dhamma Revolution"

One Month Retreat For Young Women In India

By vajratara on Wed, 17 Jul, 2019 - 21:53

One Month Retreat For Young Women In India

By vajratara on Wed, 17 Jul, 2019 - 21:53

The women’s ordination team, with Karunamaya and Padmasuri, led a one month’s Dhamma training course for young women in Nagpur. The culminated in Bodhgaya where those on the course led a 5 day retreat for women in Bihar. Watch this documentary and hear the participants talk about their experience. For me it seems an especially significant course. The young women learn about the Dhamma and Dr Ambedkar in the very heartland of modern Indian Buddhism. They then travel North to...

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India Dhamma Trust: "At the heart of a peaceful Dhamma Revolution"

Happy Dhamma Day!

By vajratara on Tue, 16 Jul, 2019 - 15:40

Happy Dhamma Day!

By vajratara on Tue, 16 Jul, 2019 - 15:40

Happy Dhamma Day everyone! A day to celebrate the gift of the Dhamma we have been given, and to enable others to benefit from the same gift.


‘Go now and wander for the welfare and happiness of happiness of many, out of compassion for the world, for the benefit, welfare and happiness of gods and humans. Teach the Dhamma that is beautiful in the beginning, beautiful in the middle and beautiful in the end, with the meaning and the letter.

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India Dhamma Trust: "At the heart of a peaceful Dhamma Revolution"

Moving from MyDonate to Virgin Money Giving

By Dhammavijaya on Mon, 27 May, 2019 - 16:35

Moving from MyDonate to Virgin Money Giving

By Dhammavijaya on Mon, 27 May, 2019 - 16:35

India Dhamma Trust are in the midst of a transition with important effects upon the work we support in India

About a third of our regular donors give via the MyDonate website. Unfortunately, this is closing at the end of June, so we have had to find a replacement service.

Because of this we will now be using Virgin Money Giving as our platform for online gifts. It offers the same ease of use we had with MyDonate, along with the same facility to...

India Dhamma Trust:
India Dhamma Trust: "At the heart of a peaceful Dhamma Revolution"

Course for Young Women in India

By Dhammavijaya on Tue, 8 Jan, 2019 - 13:10

Course for Young Women in India

By Dhammavijaya on Tue, 8 Jan, 2019 - 13:10

In Nagpur, 17 young women are participating in a course that Karunamaya is running especially for younger women. They come not only from Maharashtra, but also from Agra, Chhattisgarh, and Bihar, and are aged between 19 and 35. Among other course activities, the women have produced and performed four plays, based on Bhante’s ideas about the individual, the group and the spiritual community. They have also visited the Diksha Bhumi where Dr Ambedkar and his followers converted to Buddhism on...

India Dhamma Trust:
India Dhamma Trust: "At the heart of a peaceful Dhamma Revolution"

Remembering Bhante in India

By vajratara on Sat, 3 Nov, 2018 - 12:49

Remembering Bhante in India

By vajratara on Sat, 3 Nov, 2018 - 12:49

A very moving film of Bhante in India. Despite the constant attention and long train rides, he looks so delighted to see the Indian Buddhists. Let us continue his work in India in his memory with the India Dhamma Trust.

I hope the time will come when all Buddhists will consider themselves to be just Buddhists. We don’t want to be Hinayana or Mahayana 
Buddhists. We don’t want to be Indian or English Buddhists. We don’t want to be

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