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Triratna Oslo
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Meditation retreat with Tejananda in Oslo Easter 2018

By gunaketu on Fri, 16 Feb, 2018 - 07:15

Meditation retreat with Tejananda in Oslo Easter 2018

By gunaketu on Fri, 16 Feb, 2018 - 07:15

There is an aliveness and awakeness that we can recognise at any moment. It’s an openness to our full being - in body, senses and awareness. It points to what we really are, outside of conceptual fabrications. In recognising and opening to a spacious yet embodied presence, here and now, we may discover a timeless awareness-emptiness that is inseparable from loving, compassionate energy.

We’ll explore all this through sitting meditation, experiential ‘lookings’ and by discovering our own direct...

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BAM in Oslo

By gunaketu on Thu, 8 Jun, 2017 - 15:54

BAM in Oslo

By gunaketu on Thu, 8 Jun, 2017 - 15:54

Just a short note on what we do. 

Last week, 1st of June we opened our new temporary centre.

Tonight we will brainstorm how we might practice engaged buddhism in our everyday lives, and set targets for the next two weeks.

Next week we will explore an idea from a zen-inspired buddhist who wants to start an engaged buddhist group of sorts. 

22.6 we will review our engaged practice. 

29.6 we will close for the season and dedicate our merits after meditation and puja.

mudita...

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A New Buddhist Centre in Oslo, Norway

By gunaketu on Wed, 17 Aug, 2016 - 11:09

A New Buddhist Centre in Oslo, Norway

By gunaketu on Wed, 17 Aug, 2016 - 11:09

We are very excited to let you know about our search for a new buddhist centre in Oslo.

We want it to express all three Cs: Centre, Community and Co-operative, as described in the video.

The order members in Oslo, Muditadevi, Sraddhapa and Gunaketu will all buy parts of the building and offer this as security against the mortgage of the remaining building which is the Oslo Buddhistsenter. Later, the Oslo Buddhistsenter will buy back these parts to make use of the whole building.

We are now...

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Amitayus speaks about Bahujan Hitay at Amravati Sept 2015

By gunaketu on Thu, 10 Sep, 2015 - 22:52

Amitayus speaks about Bahujan Hitay at Amravati Sept 2015

By gunaketu on Thu, 10 Sep, 2015 - 22:52

Amitayus speaks personally about his life and work at the hostels for girls and boys for Bahujan Hitay at Amravati. This is the final talk in a tour of Germany, UK and Norway. He is introduced by Muditadevi at the Oslo Buddhistsenter, Sept 2015.

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Introduction to five of Sangharakshitas qualities by Maitrighosha

By gunaketu on Thu, 10 Sep, 2015 - 22:50

Introduction to five of Sangharakshitas qualities by Maitrighosha

By gunaketu on Thu, 10 Sep, 2015 - 22:50

Maitrighosha gives a personal introduction to some of the qualitites of Sangharakshitas who founded the Triratna buddhist community, delivered at the Summer retreat of the Oslo Buddhistsenter at Gullnäsgården in 2015