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Triratna Day in London Saturday 9th April

By Munisha on Sat, 2 Apr, 2016 - 21:03

Triratna Day in London Saturday 9th April

By Munisha on Sat, 2 Apr, 2016 - 21:03

Saturday 9th April 10.00-20.00
Doors open from 9.30
North London Buddhist Centre

Helping to organise London’s first city-wide celebration of Triratna Community Day next Saturday, Satyapurna writes:

“In days gone by, the first weekend in April was well known as marking the anniversary of the founding of the Triratna Buddhist Community in 1967. FWBO Day, as it was called back then, was an annual celebration celebration of the achievements of our wonderful movement.

This year,...

Triratna Jobs, Volunteering and Communities
Triratna Jobs, Volunteering and Communities

Invitation To Join A New Women’s Community In West London

By abhayadevi on Fri, 22 Jan, 2016 - 11:16

Invitation To Join A New Women’s Community In West London

By abhayadevi on Fri, 22 Jan, 2016 - 11:16

Bodhilila, Abhayadevi and Akashadevi would like to let you know that we are in the process of setting up a new London Women’s Community. We are now very actively in the process of looking for a suitable house, most likely in the Ealing / Acton area, and have already seen some very promising examples over the past week. The rent per person is likely to be around £600 per calendar month. So our parallel active search now is for two...

Triratna News
Triratna News

More Triratna climate change actions

By Munisha on Wed, 9 Dec, 2015 - 11:43

More Triratna climate change actions

By Munisha on Wed, 9 Dec, 2015 - 11:43

Continuing our Triratna News mini-series marking the COP21 climate change talks in Paris, more news of climate change actions from around the Triratna world. 

Dublin Buddhist Centre, in Ireland, released their Statement on Human-Caused Global Warming today. Last week, we hear, Triratna individuals were among those staging a ritual inside the British Museum, as part of the Art, not Oil coalition’s opposition to BP’s (British Petroleum) sponsorship of several British arts institutions.

And what of the marches?...

Triratna Jobs, Volunteering and Communities
Triratna Jobs, Volunteering and Communities

Walthamstow Women's Community

By Nandavajra on Wed, 11 Mar, 2015 - 11:28

Walthamstow Women's Community

By Nandavajra on Wed, 11 Mar, 2015 - 11:28Walthamstow Women’s Community

Would you like to join our women’s Triratna Buddhist community?

The existing community is made up of three women in our mid-twenties to early thirties and a tortoiseshell cat called Maggie. It is a friendly, open and supportive environment which we feel allows our Buddhist practice to really flourish.

In order to create a home that is supportive of our ethics and to allow for effective communication, the house is vegetarian and alcohol free,...
Earth Metta Sangha
Earth Metta Sangha

Time to Act - March 7 2015

By Christine on Mon, 9 Feb, 2015 - 21:03

Time to Act - March 7 2015

By Christine on Mon, 9 Feb, 2015 - 21:03A number of us are booked and ready to join the climate march on 7th March 2015. Look out London!

http://www.timetoact2015.org/#!
Triratna News
Triratna News

Ancient Royal Orchard newly founded in east London, UK

By Munisha on Thu, 16 Oct, 2014 - 00:18

Ancient Royal Orchard newly founded in east London, UK

By Munisha on Thu, 16 Oct, 2014 - 00:18Uddiyana was an ancient land famous for rich, fertile plains, soaring mountains and an abundance of natural environment and culture. Sounds a long way from the streets of Leytonstone, east London, UK? A long-established Triratna men’s community there has just adopted “Uddiyana” (Royal Orchard) as its new name.

As they explain, “Uddiyana was the mythical birthplace of Padmasambhava. He’s an important figure for our community, and has a central place on our shrine. Actually, though, our...
Triratna News
Triratna News

West London Buddhist Centre in Vogue

By Munisha on Wed, 4 Jun, 2014 - 18:26

West London Buddhist Centre in Vogue

By Munisha on Wed, 4 Jun, 2014 - 18:26A member of Triratna’s West London sangha, in Britain, was flipping through the latest edition of British Vogue when her eye fell on a an advertisement for the new building to which the new West London Buddhist Centre is to move this autumn. Number 1, Westbourne Gardens, in London W2, features nine luxury apartments with underground car parking, starting at £1.65 million.

As the WLBC’s Yashobodhi wrote on Facebook, “We’ll only have the ground- and lower-ground floors,...
Triratna Jobs, Volunteering and Communities
Triratna Jobs, Volunteering and Communities

Part-time carer for Munisha's father, north London, UK

By Munisha on Sun, 13 Apr, 2014 - 15:32

Part-time carer for Munisha's father, north London, UK

By Munisha on Sun, 13 Apr, 2014 - 15:32Munisha is looking for someone to provide part-time weekend companionship to her elderly father, who lives in Hampstead village, London NW3, very close to the Tube and Hampstead Heath.

Order members and mitras who have asked for ordination preferred, or any mitra in good standing with their local Buddhist Centre; male or female.

Will is 84, has Alzheimer’s and little short-term memory. However, he is a charming, friendly and intelligent man with excellent social skills and full...
Triratna Jobs, Volunteering and Communities
Triratna Jobs, Volunteering and Communities

Karuna Trust seeks newsletter designer

By lokabandhu on Fri, 6 Dec, 2013 - 12:47

Karuna Trust seeks newsletter designer

By lokabandhu on Fri, 6 Dec, 2013 - 12:47Could you be the Karuna Trust’s next newsletter designer…..?

Every year Karuna sends an annual newsletter to 7300 Karuna supporters.

In this year’s newsletter, you’ll meet Mahesh Pednekar. He is so grateful for the care, education and encouragement he received at our hostel in Goa. Mahesh’s ‘untouchable status’ meant he had to overcome great hardship, to become a dentist. Since 1984 we’ve been able to send over 10,000 people like Mahesh to school.
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Triratna Jobs, Volunteering and Communities
Triratna Jobs, Volunteering and Communities

Opportunities at North London Buddhist Centre

By lokabandhu on Fri, 16 Aug, 2013 - 18:29

Opportunities at North London Buddhist Centre

By lokabandhu on Fri, 16 Aug, 2013 - 18:29Opportunities in North London: practise and communicate Buddhism as part of a new Centre team at Triratna’s North London Buddhist Centre. The trustees are looking to recruit three full-time team members to take our stable, well-located and beautiful centre forward to the next phase. The specific roles are Centre Manager, Volunteer Manager and Centre Administrator. We would also consider suitable applications for part time or job share.

Please contact Santva, email: santvanlbc [at] gmail.com...

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