The Buddhist Centre:
buddhism for today
Triratna News
Triratna News

Mindful Carers Project

By Sadayasihi on Wed, 20 Jun, 2018 - 15:58

Mindful Carers Project

By Sadayasihi on Wed, 20 Jun, 2018 - 15:58

Mindful Carers Limited is a very small company with a project as vast as the ocean - to bring more Buddhist values into long-term care (LTC). Co-Director, Dayasara has worked for many years in nursing and nurse education; his final paid job was in dementia care and he continues to volunteer in this field.  Dayasara would like to see a residential care home run on Buddhist principles, but the current social care funding situation makes that rather challenging to achieve, so...

Centro Budista de la Ciudad de México
Centro Budista de la Ciudad de México

Curso Intensivo: Un Cielo Azul más allá de las adicciones

By Viryakirti on Sat, 12 Aug, 2017 - 03:29

Curso Intensivo: Un Cielo Azul más allá de las adicciones

By Viryakirti on Sat, 12 Aug, 2017 - 03:29

Curso Intensivo: Un Cielo Azul más allá de las adicciones

Curso intensivo basado en mindfulness (atención consciente) para superar las adicciones

Todos estamos en contacto con las adicciones ya sea por un amigo, un familiar o un compañero que abusa del alcohol, de fumar o píldoras bajo receta. Todos conocemos a alguna persona que padece esto –incluso nosotros mismos-. Aparentemente una de cada cuatro personas son adictas a algo.

No sólo drogas y sustancias son el objeto de adicción sino también el trabajo, las relaciones con...

Online Meditators
Online Meditators

Mindfulness All Flavours! Week 1: Sati

By Candradasa on Mon, 24 Nov, 2014 - 20:34

Mindfulness All Flavours! Week 1: Sati

By Candradasa on Mon, 24 Nov, 2014 - 20:34Join us for our first flavour of mindfulness…

Over the next four Tuesdays, our course for regular meditators will be looking at mindfulness (sati, sampajanna, appamada, call-it-what-you-will!) in the context of the Five Spiritual Faculties. This will also give us a chance to explore the area of ‘breadth and focus’ in meditation, as well as generally develop and maybe even flex the great heart muscle of the spiritual life - “with mindfulness, strive on!”

Tuesdays until...
Portsmouth Buddhist Center
Portsmouth Buddhist Center

With Mindfulness, Strive On

By viriyalila on Wed, 19 Feb, 2014 - 13:19

With Mindfulness, Strive On

By viriyalila on Wed, 19 Feb, 2014 - 13:19Narattoma will be spending more time with us at the Portsmouth Buddhist Center this spring. He’s offering a Mindfulness Day Retreat on March 15th, 10 am - 3 pm, suitable for those new to practice, and those who have been doing it for a while too. Mindfulness… it’s for everybody!

Come explore, deepen and practice the quality of mindfulness. Mindfulness is an essential ability for us to develop and use in the quest for a rich, meaningful and happy...
Community Highlights
Community Highlights

Going Deeper Into Life - Meditation Instruction by Maitreyabandhu

By Free Buddhist Audio on Mon, 13 May, 2013 - 18:00
Some tips on reflection before a meditation.

During a 4-day retreat in May 2013, at Dharmagiri retreatcenter, Sweden, Maitryeabandhu gave four seminars on ‘The five great stages of spiritual life’, as it is viewed and practiced within the Triratna Buddhist community. He draws substantially on the writing and teaching that Sangharakshita and Subhuti has produced in recent years. Maitreyabandhu adds a liveliness and concreteness to the themes, which has been highly...