It’s very difficult to practice without Sangha. Because you can understand things, but you need to transform emotionally. So if you want to transform emotionally, you need to share with your friends and colleagues.
In 1968 when Bhante Urgyen Sangharakshita started our movement, I was not aware of it.
In 1978 I was three years old. I was born in 1975 to a Buddhist family near Nagpur, where the mass conversion took place in 1956 by Dr. Ambedkar. I was living in a...
Many people in the Triratna Buddhist Community know Amoghasiddhi for his kind and welcoming smile, as well as his tireless Dharma work for our sangha in Nagpur, India. Now part of the ordination team in India, as well as a member of Indian Public Preceptors Kula, Amoghasiddhi has been ordained for over 30 years.
In this moving interview with Candradasa, originally recorded back in 2018 for the Fifty Years, Fifty Voices Project, the pair cover a lot of...
A conversation exploring the central role of strong personal friendships in creating a culture that encourages women and girls in India to take seriously their own aspirations - whether in Buddhist training or life in general.
Abhayanavita and Tarahridaya are wonderful leaders and exemplars in this work, speaking across generations, across gender, and across caste to help inspire the new Buddhists of India.
From extremely difficult conditions each has forged her own path towards safety, respect and acceptance. And in a time of terrible...
People to People Nagpur runs project at Mumbai with Adhorekit Trust in Bhandup Slums for poor children. This project is response to Covid-19 and Lockdown crisis. The children are getting an opportunity beside the railway track compound on footpath. Here we are still running an activity to check the Oxygen and temperature at our Education Hut. Our video will give you glimpse.
At our Bhandup Mumbai project which is opened for the Ghaswale Community children (migrants from Karnataka), on the occasion of Savitribai Fule Birth Anniversary we inaugurated Sunday Special Children’s Cafe where they start from reciting Preamble’s reading, sing motivational songs, play and stories which help them aware what responcible civilian can do and end with National Anthem.
In this Cafe, children join and enjoy to spend time with each other, develop their friendship also build up stage daring.
We celebrated the Savitribai Fule’s Birth Anniversary at our Gagdebaba Learning Club at Amravati Project with parents and students. The Savitribai is a great revolutionary for the women’s education. She opened First School for women in India in the time when women were not allowed education.
On this occasion we distributed Educational Material to the children for study. Abhayanavita talked on Savitribai’s life and work. Sarika Patil who is Shikshanmitra (Friend of Education) organized this event.
People to People Nagpur organized an event online on zoom for guidance on health issues as people were simply at home. Manidhamma guided online on Naturopathy as he is certified doctor in Naturopathy in Corona and Lockdown Crisis.