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Triratna International Council
Triratna International Council

Triratna International Council - Day 6: Internationality (and Visiting the Local Caves!)

Posted by Centre Team to Triratna International Council on Sat, 23 Jun, 2018 - 16:50

Triratna International Council - Day 6: Internationality (and Visiting the Local Caves!)

Posted by Centre Team to Triratna International Council on Sat, 23 Jun, 2018 - 16:50

Dassini welcomes Amritasiddhi and Nagaketu from India and Dharmashuri from the United States of America, with a focus on the Movement Strand (ie. Buddhist Centres) and working to make sure teaching and practice in our Buddhist community is supported and “joined up” internationally. 

We started the day early with a morning visit and meditation at the very ancient caves of Bhaja, a Buddhist practice space for well over 2,000 years. The shrine room at Bhaja retreat Centre is aligned with...

Triratna International Council
Triratna International Council

Triratna International Council - Day 2: Mind Training and What a Community Needs to Grow Around the World

Posted by Centre Team to Triratna International Council on Sat, 17 Feb, 2018 - 02:43

Triratna International Council - Day 2: Mind Training and What a Community Needs to Grow Around the World

Posted by Centre Team to Triratna International Council on Sat, 17 Feb, 2018 - 02:43

Dassini introduces today’s video stars from the 2018 International Council: Aryajaya from Australia and the UK, Candradasa from the UK and US, and Karmavajra and Ratnashree from India. A day of Dharma study looking at Eight Verses for Training the Mind from the Lojong tradition, as well as discussion of how to support community growth in India and around the world. 

All wrapped up with a lovely song by Ratnashree on how to step forward in the...

Community Highlights
Community Highlights

Eight Verses for Training the Mind - A Series from the International Council 2018

Posted by Free Buddhist Audio to Community Highlights on Fri, 16 Feb, 2018 - 19:11

As part of the 2018 International Council we’re studying the mind training verses. We’ll be adding more each day (as the rural internet allows!).

First up we have Dhammarati’s excellent overview of the text, followed by Saddhaloka’s look at the first two verses. We then have Ratnadharini’s inspiring, down-to-earth consideration at verses 4-6. Parami explores the final 2 verses for us in the light of Bodhicitta practice and tonglen. And the series is rounded off by Viveka looking at the final verse as a...

Saddhamma Pradeep Retreat Center
Saddhamma Pradeep Retreat Center

Seven Point Mind Training

Posted by Saddhammapradip to Saddhamma Pradeep Retreat Center on Wed, 4 Jan, 2017 - 19:07

Seven Point Mind Training

Posted by Saddhammapradip to Saddhamma Pradeep Retreat Center on Wed, 4 Jan, 2017 - 19:07

Seven Point Mind Training retreat led by Dh. Subhuti from 3rd to 8th Sept 16.

Sheffield Buddhist Centre
Sheffield Buddhist Centre

Mind Training Slogans, 3 short talks 15th May 2012

Posted by bodhinaga to Sheffield Buddhist Centre on Fri, 13 Jul, 2012 - 16:35

Mind Training Slogans, 3 short talks 15th May 2012

Posted by bodhinaga to Sheffield Buddhist Centre on Fri, 13 Jul, 2012 - 16:353 short talks given at Sangha Night by Vadanya, Suryamati and Terry on their favourite mind training verses.