Tag: international retreat

Imagining the Buddha...
Imagine the Buddha

Before the workshops...

By sanghadhara on Sat, 2 Jun, 2012 - 22:16
Me with Kara and Judith before Sona’s workshop saying hello to the world!
Imagining the Buddha...
Imagine the Buddha

Buddhas on site...

By lokabandhu on Sat, 2 Jun, 2012 - 19:42

Buddhas on site...

By lokabandhu on Sat, 2 Jun, 2012 - 19:42
A few of the many Buddhas around the International Retreat site…
Imagining the Buddha...
Imagine the Buddha

International Retreat translators in action...

By lokabandhu on Sat, 2 Jun, 2012 - 18:08

International Retreat translators in action...

By lokabandhu on Sat, 2 Jun, 2012 - 18:08
German and French translators in action on the 2012 Triratna International Retreat, as Ratnaguna prepares to give his talk ‘the Voice of the Buddha’ - available already on Free Buddhist Audio.
The 2012 Triratna International Retreat
The 2012 Triratna International Retreat

Introducing the 2012 International Retreat - first evening greeting, dedication ceremony and chanting

By vajragupta on Fri, 1 Jun, 2012 - 23:30
Vajragupta leading the first evening’s ritual at the retreat! Be there now (almost)!

Snatches from the first evening of the 2012 Triratna International Retreat - welcome, dedication ceremony, and some beautiful Shakyamuni chanting.
Imagining the Buddha...
Imagine the Buddha

Next to the Fire...

By sanghadhara on Fri, 1 Jun, 2012 - 23:12
Me and friends around the campfire - first night!
On-site: Parents Group
Triratna International Gathering 2017 - What The World Needs Now

International dolls - and a game of hide and seek...

By lokabandhu on Fri, 1 Jun, 2012 - 07:24

International dolls - and a game of hide and seek...

By lokabandhu on Fri, 1 Jun, 2012 - 07:24
It’s the International Retreat - and we’ve persuaded a very international collection of dolls to come and join us! They’re hidden around the site, we’re hoping the children will find them one by one and add them to the shrine. Right now they’re pretty busy helping out!
Imagining the Buddha...
Imagine the Buddha

A quick guide to the online retreat (redux)

By Candradasa on Thu, 31 May, 2012 - 23:24

A quick guide to the online retreat (redux)

By Candradasa on Thu, 31 May, 2012 - 23:24Thought I had better post this here too… :)

Hi all, here are a few things to bear in mind for the online version of the retreat, which we’ll be running from Friday till Tuesday - and beyond! We hope it’ll be a great space to connect with each other and keep your inspiration burning bright when the tents are all folded away and everyone’s home again…

1. This main space (the ‘Project’) will be the place...
The 2012 Triratna International Retreat
The 2012 Triratna International Retreat

A quick guide to the online retreat...

By Candradasa on Thu, 31 May, 2012 - 23:04

A quick guide to the online retreat...

By Candradasa on Thu, 31 May, 2012 - 23:04Hi all, here are a few things to bear in mind for the online version of the retreat, which we’ll be running from Friday till Tuesday - and beyond! We hope it’ll be a great space to connect with each other and keep your inspiration burning bright when the tents are all folded away and everyone’s home again…

1. This main space (the ‘Project’) will be the place to check for news and events and media from...
The 2012 Triratna International Retreat
The 2012 Triratna International Retreat

How do YOU imagine the Buddha...?

By Candradasa on Thu, 31 May, 2012 - 20:13
Lokabandhu (“pretending to be a journalist”) wandering amongst the 70 or so folk who have arrived early to help set up the retreat. The first of many such forays one suspects…!
The 2012 Triratna International Retreat
The 2012 Triratna International Retreat

Up goes the eating tent - all 20 sections of it!

By lokabandhu on Thu, 31 May, 2012 - 11:35

Up goes the eating tent - all 20 sections of it!

By lokabandhu on Thu, 31 May, 2012 - 11:35
A little photo documentary showing Buddhafield (and friends) putting up the 450-person food tent for the International Retreat… Click through the images (the < and > buttons) to track its progress!

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