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Help Bihar Flood Victims - NNBY

Posted by JoCross80 to Triratna Young Buddhists on Fri, 25 Aug, 2017 - 16:13

Help Bihar Flood Victims - NNBY

Posted by JoCross80 to Triratna Young Buddhists on Fri, 25 Aug, 2017 - 16:13

Dear Friends

You may be aware of the recent flooding in Bihar,  which has badly affected more than 65,000 people in the region, leaving them without shelter, food and the loss of their livelihoods.

Supplies are not getting to those that are the most in need.

NNBY (National Network of Buddhist Youth) are raising funds to help those most in need..


The following is a list of emergency supplies needed:

Medical health services
Safe drinking water through establishment of water purification plants, accessibility of Aqua-tab or...

Triratna Young Buddhists
Triratna Young Buddhists

NNBY National Convention

Posted by JoCross80 to Triratna Young Buddhists on Tue, 15 Aug, 2017 - 16:58

NNBY National Convention

Posted by JoCross80 to Triratna Young Buddhists on Tue, 15 Aug, 2017 - 16:58

Hi All,


I am fundraising for the NNBY (NATIONAL NETWORK OF BUDDHIST YOUTH) for their 11th National Convention.
(A note from Uttam: This year 2017, NNBY is celebrating its 11th National Convention first time in Siyana, Uttar Pradesh, since its first convention which was held on 25th Dec 2007. In this 11th National Convention, we are expecting about 500 of NNBY youths and leaders from different parts of India. So, to make...

Community Highlights
Community Highlights

Inspiration from India

Posted by Charlotte Lawes to Community Highlights on Tue, 25 Jul, 2017 - 11:20

Inspiration from India

Posted by Charlotte Lawes to Community Highlights on Tue, 25 Jul, 2017 - 11:20

Following a great post about India Dhamma’s Young People’s Projects, Liz from FutureDharma Fund celebrates the achievements of a young member of our Sangha in India.

Be sure to follow the FutureDharma Fund space for more amazing stories of how your generosity could change lives around the world. 

Convinced you want to help people like Neha? Then give today.

Liz writes:

Neha Gajbhiye is a graphic designer, film-maker, and a GFR Mitra. She lives in Nagpur with her husband Maitriratna and shares her...

Clear Vision Trust
Clear Vision Trust

The International Buddhist Youth Convention 2016

Posted by grahamclearvision to Clear Vision Trust on Thu, 12 Jan, 2017 - 16:27

The International Buddhist Youth Convention 2016

Posted by grahamclearvision to Clear Vision Trust on Thu, 12 Jan, 2017 - 16:27

In October 2016, the National Network of Buddhist Youth held its 2nd International Buddhist Youth Convention in Bordharan in India, attended by Order members and GFR mitras from all around the world.

Triratna Young Buddhists
Triratna Young Buddhists

NNBY Fundraising

Posted by Prajnaketu to Triratna Young Buddhists on Thu, 3 Nov, 2016 - 13:51

NNBY Fundraising

Posted by Prajnaketu to Triratna Young Buddhists on Thu, 3 Nov, 2016 - 13:51

From Jo Cross:

I am currently fundraising for the NNBY which is a youth organisation set up and run by young Indian Buddhists. The recent trip to India was in conjunction with this charity and myself and the others met a large number of the Buddhists in this network.
 
NNBY is vital to young Indian Buddhists as it gives them a chance to connect with other young people and grow as a Sangha all across India. Buddhism...

Triratna Young Buddhists
Triratna Young Buddhists

International Buddhist Youth Convention 2016

Posted by Prajnaketu to Triratna Young Buddhists on Thu, 11 Aug, 2016 - 11:26

International Buddhist Youth Convention 2016

Posted by Prajnaketu to Triratna Young Buddhists on Thu, 11 Aug, 2016 - 11:26

There’s still time to book onto this amazing adventure! (see below for an alteration to the facebook presence)

On 6-11th October, young Buddhists from around the world will be gathering for an international retreat led by Subhuti and Maitriveer to celebrate 60 years of the Buddhist revival in India.

It’s an amazing opportunity to travel to the home of the Buddha and build friendships across our beautiful international sangha.

The retreat will coincide with Dhikshiboomi, where 1 million Indians will come together to celebrate Dr Ambedkar...

Saddhamma Pradeep Retreat Center
Saddhamma Pradeep Retreat Center

NNBY Core Team Meeting

Posted by Saddhammapradip to Saddhamma Pradeep Retreat Center on Thu, 16 Jul, 2015 - 17:33

NNBY Core Team Meeting

Posted by Saddhammapradip to Saddhamma Pradeep Retreat Center on Thu, 16 Jul, 2015 - 17:33

NNBY core team held there meeting at Saddhammapradeep retreat center. He was very joyous moment to support and help youth taking responsbility to uplift society. It was held on 10th to 12th Jul 15.

Triratna News
Triratna News

Buddhist Youth Gather in India: BLAST EAST!

Posted by lokabandhu to Triratna News on Thu, 16 Feb, 2012 - 05:28

Buddhist Youth Gather in India: BLAST EAST!

Posted by lokabandhu to Triratna News on Thu, 16 Feb, 2012 - 05:28Ever wondered what a retreat in India might be like? Read on… or click ‘play’! Samuel Rawlings, Subhuti’s secretary, writes with news and a most delightful video (BLAST EAST!) shot on the 6th annual convention of India’s National Network of Buddhist Youth (NNBY).

He says: “The NNBY Convention saw some 400 young Buddhists gathered together for a week of celebration, study and play. Activities included Dhamma study, film screenings, Puja, work...
Triratna News
Triratna News

News from India: Subhuti and the National Network of Buddhist Youth convention

Posted by lokabandhu to Triratna News on Sun, 1 Jan, 2012 - 09:43

News from India: Subhuti and the National Network of Buddhist Youth convention

Posted by lokabandhu to Triratna News on Sun, 1 Jan, 2012 - 09:43First Triratna News story for 2012 comes from India, where Sam Rawlings writes with news of Subhuti and NNBY - India’s ‘National Network of Buddhist Youth’. He says - “Subhuti is currently in the middle of 400 young Buddhists at our National Network of Buddhist Youth Convention 2012 here at Bordharan Retreat Centre in Maharashtra. They’re gathering for their 6th consecutive year to study, fraternize, and organise themselves facing global challenges of the new century under the...
Triratna News
Triratna News

Full Moon meditation raises over £1,000 for Indian Buddhist youth project

Posted by lokabandhu to Triratna News on Wed, 23 Nov, 2011 - 05:24

Full Moon meditation raises over £1,000 for Indian Buddhist youth project

Posted by lokabandhu to Triratna News on Wed, 23 Nov, 2011 - 05:24The November full moon saw young Triratna Buddhists around the UK and India meditating all night, many of them fundraising in aid of NNBY’s ‘Bihar Girls Project’ - which raised over UK £1,000 overnight! NNBY are Triratna’s Indian ‘National Network of Buddhist Youth’, active all over India but currently focusing on Bihar due to the extreme difficulties faced by the people there - and especially girls.

Chetan Meshram writes from India...