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Clear Vision Trust
Clear Vision Trust

Mindful Nation UK Report and Breathworks

By Amaradaya@Clear... on Wed, 18 May, 2016 - 08:58

Mindful Nation UK Report and Breathworks

By Amaradaya@Clear... on Wed, 18 May, 2016 - 08:58

Taravandana and Singhashri tell us about the world’s first Mindfulness Report and how Breathworks were involved in its NorthWest launch.

European Chairs' Assembly
European Chairs' Assembly

Report on the January 2016 European Chairs' Assembly

By Nandavajra on Tue, 26 Jan, 2016 - 10:04

Report on the January 2016 European Chairs’ Assembly (by Nandavajra)

Adhisthana hosted a gathering of 35 Triratna European Centre Chairs (from 6 countries) for the winter 2016 European Chairs Assembly, from 4th to 11th January. They were joined by representatives from movement wide projects, members of the Development Team and Saddhaloka and Padmavajra from the Preceptors College.

On the second day Ratnaguna inspired and gladdened the meeting by introducing the Pure Land texts as a practice in themselves and discussing their relationship to Sangharakshita’s...

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ECA Jan 2016 business meeting849.39 KB
European Chairs' Assembly
European Chairs' Assembly

European Chairs assembly Meeting August 2015: report by Nandavajra

By Nandavajra on Sun, 13 Sep, 2015 - 10:40

European Chairs assembly Meeting August 2015: report by Nandavajra

By Nandavajra on Sun, 13 Sep, 2015 - 10:40

European Chairs assembly Meeting August 2015: report by Nandavajra

More than 30 Triratna European Centre Chairs gathered at Adhisthana from 12th to 20th August for the summer European Chairs Assembly and were joined by members of the Preceptors College, non-European guest Chairs (Shubhavyuha from Sydney and Sudaya from Melbourne), representatives from movement wide projects and members of the Development Team. The Adhisthana team and community were very attentive, generous but unobtrusive hosts despite the fact that they were working very hard to...

European Chairs' Assembly
European Chairs' Assembly

Report on the January 2015 ECA Meeting

By Nandavajra on Tue, 10 Feb, 2015 - 18:54
In early January (5th to 12th) around 35 members of the ECA, from the UK and mainland Europe gathered at Adhisthana for the first of their biannual assembly. They were joined by representatives from the College of Public Preceptors and the Order office for a very significant, effective and harmonious meeting. Here you can find a report briefly summarising the presentations and discussion, a Vision and Strategy document and the minutes of the business meeting. If you want...
European Chairs' Assembly
European Chairs' Assembly

Report on European Chairs Assembly 2014

By Nandavajra on Tue, 12 Aug, 2014 - 10:32
Here is a summary report of the summer European Chairs Assembly meeting held at Adhisthana from 21st to 31st July. It’s easier to read that working your way through the more detailed reports and minutes
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ECA July 2014 meeting summary report193.72 KB
Triratna News
Triratna News

Triratna Young Buddhists: Who are they and what matters to them?

By Munisha on Mon, 21 Jul, 2014 - 22:41

Triratna Young Buddhists: Who are they and what matters to them?

By Munisha on Mon, 21 Jul, 2014 - 22:41In 2008 the Development team, concerned at the lack of young people entering our community, ran a weekend exploring how to inspire more young people in the Dharma.

Thus the Triratna Young Buddhists’ project emerged. It has grown significantly over the last 6 years, with Young Buddhists’ activities now thriving at many Centres, both in the UK and continental Europe, and with single-sex retreats and a large mixed retreat each year.

This spring Singhamati began work as...