After many hours and lots of generous help from a team of volunteers, we have transformed the old ‘Plume of Feathers’ pub into our new Southampton Buddhist Centre.
On the eve of their grand opening on 8th September - the last day of the ‘old’ before they formally became the ‘new’ - Amritadasa led an evening of meditation and quiet reflection to begin the weekend of celebrations. Next they held an Open Day beginning with a ribbon cutting opening ceremony, with an opportunity to...
By Candradasa on Sun, 4 Aug, 2013 - 22:54Parami chanting the blessing verses rounds off our coverage of the Dedication Weekend at Adhisthana. We hope you enjoyed it! More bits and bobs throughout the week, we’re sure…
Thanks to Munisha for this video clip and her blog posts - and to the rest of our wonderful team: Ivan, Lokabandhu, Upekshapriya, Dhammadinna and Vidyamala.
Dhammarati tells the story of the search for Adhisthana, Triratna’s new retreat centre near Malvern, and takes the opportunity to thank the key people involved. A great introduction to a great project!
NB: the sound quality improves after the first minute or so.
Adhisthana’s Dedication Ceremony - Lokabandhu interviews with Vimalasara, from Canada, seeing it for the first time, and Ajjavin the mastermind behind the building project - two very different perspectives