Mitra Support
Mitra Support

First Ever Online Mitra Ceremony

By Candradasa on Wed, 27 Jul, 2016 - 20:47

First Ever Online Mitra Ceremony

By Candradasa on Wed, 27 Jul, 2016 - 20:47

*UPDATE* You can now watch a great short film about the event on Triratna News.

To watch again as-live, please view via Facebook Videos. You will need a Facebook account to watch this.

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Finding a video of a Mitra ceremony from the past this week seemed a good prompt to let you know about a further step into a digitally connected future with our first ever online Mitra Ceremony

Our...

Portsmouth Buddhist Center
Portsmouth Buddhist Center

An Invitation from Patience to Her Mitra Ceremony

By Candradasa on Wed, 20 Jul, 2016 - 23:38

An Invitation from Patience to Her Mitra Ceremony

By Candradasa on Wed, 20 Jul, 2016 - 23:38

You are cordially invited to Patience’s Mitra Ceremony (July 24th, 10am-12pm)…
Our friend Patience has decided to become a Mitra (= friend) in our community - and she’d love you to come celebrate with her! So much so, she made a series of art pieces to invite you! 

It’s a great occasion to celebrate in the life of our community, and to witness someone’s heartfelt decision to take a step of genuine commitment on her spiritual path. Let’s give...

Portsmouth Buddhist Center
Portsmouth Buddhist Center

Two Celebrations - One Sangha!

By Candradasa on Fri, 15 Jul, 2016 - 03:22

Two Celebrations - One Sangha!

By Candradasa on Fri, 15 Jul, 2016 - 03:22

Wherever you live on the Seacoast, we’re excited to invite you to join us at Portsmouth Buddhist Center each of the next two Sundays  – 10am-12pm – for some great community celebrations…

Dharma Day (July 17th)
Every year, on or near the full moon in July, Triratna Buddhists around the world come together to connect and reflect together on the unbroken lineage of the Buddha’s teaching – the Dharma – as it’s come down to us, person...

Mitra Support
Mitra Support

Welcome Pack For Mitras!

By Candradasa on Mon, 11 Jul, 2016 - 21:43

Here are a few general resources around what it is to be a Mitra to get you started, as well as some great background on Triratna itself. 

You can read an online version of the Dharma Training Course Guide, and get more detail about the general structure of Triratna. Or try exploring our timeline, and read more about our history over the past 50 years.

To go deeper, subscribe to...

Glasgow Buddhist Centre
Glasgow Buddhist Centre

Men's Mitra Afternoon - 14th May at the Glasgow Buddhist Centre

By Billy on Thu, 28 Apr, 2016 - 22:11

Men's Mitra Afternoon - 14th May at the Glasgow Buddhist Centre

By Billy on Thu, 28 Apr, 2016 - 22:11

Dhammarati is visiting Glasgow and will be leading an afternoon of study and practice at Glasgow Buddhist Centre on the 14th May.

The afternoon will start with lunch from 1.15pm and will end at 5.30pm. Please bring veggie food to share.

Glasgow Buddhist Centre
Glasgow Buddhist Centre

Order/Mitra meditation morning - Saturday 19th September, 10:30am - 12:00pm

By Billy on Fri, 18 Sep, 2015 - 16:44

Order/Mitra meditation morning - Saturday 19th September, 10:30am - 12:00pm

By Billy on Fri, 18 Sep, 2015 - 16:44

Our next OM/Mitra meditation morning will take place on Saturday 19th September. These sessions take place on the 3rd Saturday of every month, facilited by different order members.

10:30am - 12:00pm

Glasgow Buddhist Centre
Glasgow Buddhist Centre

OM/Mitra meditation morning, Saturday 15th August

By Billy on Wed, 12 Aug, 2015 - 13:56

OM/Mitra meditation morning, Saturday 15th August

By Billy on Wed, 12 Aug, 2015 - 13:56

Our next Order/Mitra morning will take place this Saturday 15th August, 10:30am - 12:00pm at the GBC. Suriyavamsa will lead the meditation.These sessions take place on the 3rd Saturday of every month, facilited by different order members. A great way to start your Saturday!

Centro Budista de Cuernavaca
Centro Budista de Cuernavaca

Two New Mitras in Cuernavaca

By Nagapriya on Tue, 7 Jul, 2015 - 22:32

Two New Mitras in Cuernavaca

By Nagapriya on Tue, 7 Jul, 2015 - 22:32

On Dharma Day, July 5 in Cuernavaca, we welcomed two more mitras into the Triratna Community. These amazing people are Priscilla Ruanova and Lety Mancera. We are delighted that they want to deepen their Dharma practice in the context of Triratna.

Centro Budista de Cuernavaca
Centro Budista de Cuernavaca

Three new mitras in Cuernavaca

By Nagapriya on Thu, 12 Feb, 2015 - 19:12

Three new mitras in Cuernavaca

By Nagapriya on Thu, 12 Feb, 2015 - 19:12
Mitra Ceremonies at el Centro Budista de Cuernavaca
 
During a sangha night on Friday, January 23 we welcomed three more mitras into the Triratna Sangha in Cuernavaca, Mexico, in the context of a 7-fold puja. These wonderful people are:
 
Claudia Silva
Maria Elena Aviles
Bellanira Garza
Portsmouth Buddhist Center
Portsmouth Buddhist Center

Dharma Day Celebration

By viriyalila on Wed, 25 Jun, 2014 - 17:03

Dharma Day Celebration

By viriyalila on Wed, 25 Jun, 2014 - 17:03On July 13th, we’ll be celebrating Dharma Day, marking the Buddha’s first teaching, 10 am - 1pm.

Soon after his Enlightenment the Buddha rose from where he had been sitting, went to find his former disciples and shared his experience with them. This event, which happened at a place called Sarnath in northern India, might be called the start of the Buddhist religion and it is this that Dharma Day celebrates. On Dharma Day there are often readings from...

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