Tag: right livelihood

Jobs, Volunteering & Communities
Jobs, Volunteering & Communities

Opportunity to become Women’s Mitra Convenor at the Nottingham Buddhist Centre, UK

By kusaladevi on Thu, 19 May, 2022 - 13:35

Opportunity to become Women’s Mitra Convenor at the Nottingham Buddhist Centre, UK

By kusaladevi on Thu, 19 May, 2022 - 13:35

Here’s a great opportunity to work with a harmonious team in a thriving sangha at the Nottingham Buddhist Centre as Women’s Mitra Convenor.  

With a women’s Sangha of around 45 mitras, and 13 ordination requests, there is plenty of scope to bring in your own unique vision and ideas to create ever better conditions for the Sangha to grow and flourish in the Dharma. Some women in Nottingham are...

Jobs, Volunteering & Communities
Jobs, Volunteering & Communities

Centre Manager opportunity

By Ratnaprabha on Sat, 29 Jan, 2022 - 19:23

Centre Manager opportunity

By Ratnaprabha on Sat, 29 Jan, 2022 - 19:23

THE POST IS NOW FILLED. Many thanks, Ratnaprabha

Karuna Fundraisers
Karuna Fundraisers

Beyond limits: 2021 Karuna Appeal applications now open

By Sanghamani on Fri, 14 Jan, 2022 - 10:48

Beyond limits: 2021 Karuna Appeal applications now open

By Sanghamani on Fri, 14 Jan, 2022 - 10:48


Do you want to live this year with deeper meaning and purpose?

To develop more kindness, with others.. for others..

and move beyond ways that limit you?

For over fourty years people in our community have choosen to deepen their practice by joining a Karuna fundraising appeal team. Many have said that doing an appeal was one of the most significant and transformative times of their dharma lives.

Fundraising as a spiritual practice means remembering to open to what’s alive in each moment, meeting fear with metta...

Jobs, Volunteering & Communities
Jobs, Volunteering & Communities

Could you be the new Centre Manager for Brixton?

By Viryanaga on Sun, 26 Dec, 2021 - 07:23

This is a rare opportunity to join a warm, friendly and spiritually vibrant situation in a full-time financially supported role. This role is at the very heart of our Brixton community, and is a key one in terms of supporting the increasing breadth, depth and unity of our sangha.

We are particularly keen to attract an Order Member from outside our immediate sangha to this role, however we would also consider a committed GFR Mitra, especially where they have existing connections...

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Jobs, Volunteering & Communities
Jobs, Volunteering & Communities

Contributing Content, Social Media & Promotions Editor (with light admin)

By Candradasa on Wed, 22 Dec, 2021 - 00:07

Contributing Content, Social Media & Promotions Editor (with light admin)

By Candradasa on Wed, 22 Dec, 2021 - 00:07

Are you a passionate Dharma practitioner who’s also into Instagram, TikTok, or Twitter? Good! We are too. We believe the Buddha goes where the people are, and the people are on their phones.

Dharmachakra—publisher of Free Buddhist Audio, The Dharma Toolkit and The Buddhist Centre Online—is looking for a magic, dynamic being to come and help us take our social game to the next level without compromising our values or our deep Right Livelihood roots. We know social platforms want to make...

Jobs, Volunteering & Communities
Jobs, Volunteering & Communities

Fancy joining a successful vegan cafe and venue?

By aparajita on Fri, 3 Dec, 2021 - 10:58

Fancy joining a successful vegan cafe and venue?

By aparajita on Fri, 3 Dec, 2021 - 10:58

Buddhist business / Team-Based Right Livelihood opportunity in Cambridge, UK

This is a unique chance for a small core team of Buddhists to develop an already thriving cafe and venue and create a new Buddhist working environment.

The owners of the Thrive cafe in Cambridge (thrivecambridge.com) are moving on, creating the perfect opportunity for a team of Buddhists to transition to running a precious community resource much loved by the local Sangha. 

The cafe currently serves meals, coffee, hot and cold...

Jobs, Volunteering & Communities
Jobs, Volunteering & Communities

Come and join our North London Buddhist Centre Team

By Ratnaprabha on Tue, 26 Oct, 2021 - 11:59

2 Team Based Right Livelihood Opportunities at the North London Buddhist Centre

Are you a dynamic and versatile team player interested in working in a Team Based Right Livelihood?

The North London Buddhist Centre is looking for two Triratna Order Members or Mitras to join our Centre Team.

This is an opportunity to be involved in helping the Three Jewels to flourish and grow in North London as part of our small, friendly and dedicated team.

We are recruiting to two different roles, both of which require flexibility,...

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Free Buddhist Audio
Free Buddhist Audio

Dharmabyte: Supporting a Simple Life

By Sadayasihi on Thu, 26 Aug, 2021 - 06:00

Sraddhagita shares her experience as part of Lama’s Pyjamas, a Team Based Right Livelihood that’s part of the London Buddhist Centre. This talk is full of passion and insight into a practice Sraddhagita has been involved in for over 16 years.

From the talk entitled Spreading the Mushrooms given as part of a series on the Six Distinctive Emphasis of Triratna, at Cambridge Buddhist Centre, 2016.

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Dharmabyte: Livelihood in the Modern World

By Sadayasihi on Mon, 23 Aug, 2021 - 06:00

Buddhism stands for the creation of an ideal society as well as ideal individuals; a society based on spiritual and ethical principles. Sangharakshita considers the substantial effect our work has on us, and applies the Buddha’s teaching to work today.

From the talk entitled The Ideal Society: Right Livelihood, part of the series The Buddha’s Noble Eightfold Path, 1968.

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Dharmabyte: Work Reflects Us Back Like a Mirror

By Sadayasihi on Thu, 19 Aug, 2021 - 06:00

Is work just a necessity or a source of fulfillment? Is a career a hindrance or a support to our happiness and unfoldment as individuals? Should we be aiming at getting the ‘right work/life balance’ or moving beyond such distinctions? Keturaja, calling on decades of experience working in Buddhist businesses, explores Buddhist teachings on right livelihood and reflects on their relevance for us today.

From the talk entitled Why Right Livelihood? Given at Cambridge Buddhist...

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