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Newsbyte: Suryavana Retreat Centre

Posted by Sadayasihi to Triratna News on Mon, 16 Jul, 2018 - 14:15

Newsbyte: Suryavana Retreat Centre

Posted by Sadayasihi to Triratna News on Mon, 16 Jul, 2018 - 14:15

Suryavana is the new retreat Centre for the Valencia Buddhist Centre.  One possible translation of Suryavana is rather apt description ‘the sun’s dwelling place’.  The Valencia Buddhist Centre bought a retreat centre of their own to cater for their gradually expanding retreat programme: increasing from three to four retreats a year to approximately twenty to twenty five retreats annually. 

This Newsbyte explores the importance of going on retreat as a means of coming in touch with yourself, the earth and nature - with...

Triratna News
Triratna News

Newsbyte: Lama's Pyjamas

Posted by Sadayasihi to Triratna News on Wed, 6 Jun, 2018 - 11:43

Newsbyte: Lama's Pyjamas

Posted by Sadayasihi to Triratna News on Wed, 6 Jun, 2018 - 11:43

“I had an idea of what team-based right livelihood was but, actually, working in this way has definitely exceeded all my expectations - I feel like I’m so much happier” - Abhayanandi

This Clear Vision Newsbyte takes a visit to Lama’s Pyjamas, a charity shop around the corner from the London Buddhist Centre in Bethnal Green.  In the last year approximately £61,000 was raised in dana, which went towards supporting the activities in the London Buddhist Centre.
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Community Highlights

Newsbyte: The International Council Meeting 2018

Posted by Sadayasihi to Community Highlights on Wed, 9 May, 2018 - 12:00

Newsbyte: The International Council Meeting 2018

Posted by Sadayasihi to Community Highlights on Wed, 9 May, 2018 - 12:00

In February 2018, members of the Triratna Buddhist Order from around the world gathered at Bhaja in India for the 5th Triratna International Council. What took place, in the context of an inspiring retreat, was a deeply harmonious and creative meeting of minds, bringing ideas and live issues from local situations on 5 continents and exploring them together as a united community. This short film from Clear Vision captures a sense of the spirit of the International Council...

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Triratna News

Ordinations Under the Bodhi Tree

Posted by Sadayasihi to Triratna News on Wed, 28 Mar, 2018 - 14:52

Ordinations Under the Bodhi Tree

Posted by Sadayasihi to Triratna News on Wed, 28 Mar, 2018 - 14:52

On February 23rd 2018, just before the start of the International Order Convention in India two Mitras - one man and one woman - were ordained in Bodhgaya.  This Newsbyte from Clear Vision gives us a flavour of that occasion and, amidst the busyness and noise around the Mahabodhi Temple, we get a sense of following in the footsteps of the Buddha as Mokshasara and Shramanveer join the Triratna Buddhist Order.

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Ordinations under The Bodhi Tree - NewsByte

Posted by sanghadhara to Clear Vision Trust on Mon, 26 Mar, 2018 - 16:41

Ordinations under The Bodhi Tree - NewsByte

Posted by sanghadhara to Clear Vision Trust on Mon, 26 Mar, 2018 - 16:41

On Saturday 3rd of February 2018. Two ordinations took place in the Mahabodhi Temple, under the Bodhi Tree in Bodh Gaya, India.

Triratna News
Triratna News

The New Colchester Buddhist Centre

Posted by Sadayasihi to Triratna News on Mon, 26 Mar, 2018 - 12:14

The New Colchester Buddhist Centre

Posted by Sadayasihi to Triratna News on Mon, 26 Mar, 2018 - 12:14

The latest Newsbyte from Clear Vision follows a visit to the new Buddhist Centre in Colchester. Chair Amalaketu’s vision was “if we build it, they will come” and already there are signs of their Sangha flourishing.  Amalaketu chats to Clear Vision in November 2017 about the process and hard work involved in renovating a quite rundown premises, formerly a doctor’s surgery - including ensuring that the Centre is as environmentally sustainable as possible, with quality insulation, low energy lighting and solar panels on...

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Clear Vision Trust

The New Colchester Buddhist Centre- NewsByte

Posted by grahamclearvision to Clear Vision Trust on Mon, 19 Mar, 2018 - 17:21

The New Colchester Buddhist Centre- NewsByte

Posted by grahamclearvision to Clear Vision Trust on Mon, 19 Mar, 2018 - 17:21

In November 2017 Clear Vision went to visit the new Colchester Buddhist Centre to hear from the Chair, Amalaketu, about the acquiring of the building, the renovation, and how Triratna is flourishing there.

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Clear Vision Trust

A new centre for Barcelona - NewsByte

Posted by grahamclearvision to Clear Vision Trust on Tue, 9 Jan, 2018 - 11:51

A new centre for Barcelona - NewsByte

Posted by grahamclearvision to Clear Vision Trust on Tue, 9 Jan, 2018 - 11:51

In October 2017, Barcelona opened its first Triratna Centre. Clear Vision visited for their opening weekend, and Rijumati tells us all about the project. 

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Clear Vision Trust

Triratna 50th Anniversary Celebrations

Posted by grahamclearvision to Clear Vision Trust on Mon, 12 Jun, 2017 - 12:10

Triratna 50th Anniversary Celebrations

Posted by grahamclearvision to Clear Vision Trust on Mon, 12 Jun, 2017 - 12:10

On April 8th 2017 Triratna Day was celebrated around the world as the 50th anniversary of its founding in 1967. We visit Sheffield for the Northern English celebration, Adhisthana, Dhanakosa in Scotland and Essen for the Western European events in Germany.

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