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Buddhist Centre Features

Podcast: Kiranada - Readings from 'A Year of Silence'

By Candradasa on Thu, 6 Jun, 2019 - 21:30

Kiranada is an ordained Buddhist, a traveler, a renowned artist in (cruelty-free) silk, a teacher, an author and a Mom. Here she is at the Portsmouth Public Library in June 2019, reading from her book ‘A Year Of Silence’, an account of her year-long silent, solitary retreat in the New Zealand bush. 

As one of her last engagements before heading off to Kentucky and Missouri to begin a further 3-year solitary, silent retreat, this is a wonderful opportunity to hear what it...

Community Highlights
Community Highlights

NEW website for Sudarshanaloka Retreat Centre

By ratnavyuha on Thu, 16 Mar, 2017 - 01:52

NEW website for Sudarshanaloka Retreat Centre

By ratnavyuha on Thu, 16 Mar, 2017 - 01:52

Hi everyone.

Wanted to let you know we have a NEW website!

Not only does it show you all the upcoming events at Sudarshanaloka, it also allows you to see when our solitary cabins are available. And you can now book online, right now.

If you are travelling to New Zealand and fancy a group retreat, a solitary, or perhaps just want to stay in our community house when there are no retreats on … please book online or email us. We’d love...

Saddhamma Pradeep Retreat Center
Saddhamma Pradeep Retreat Center

Dh. Anantvirya 110 days Solitary Experience

By Saddhammapradip on Fri, 24 Feb, 2017 - 16:57

Dh. Anantvirya 110 days Solitary Experience

By Saddhammapradip on Fri, 24 Feb, 2017 - 16:57

Dhammachari Anantvirya is doing solitary retreat at Saddhamma Pradeep Retreat center since 2011. Up till now he has done three one months solitary. But this year he as done solitary for almost for four months ie is 110 days Started from 6th Nov 2016 and end on 24th Feb 2017.. Even though condition was not favorable but because of determination able to complete his solitary.

Dh. Anantvirya is ordain on 25th Dec 1987. He is from camp center in Pune. Worked in Indian...

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Community Highlights

Dhammarati on Sabbatical, Solitary Retreat, and the International Council

By dhammamegha on Wed, 23 Mar, 2016 - 20:44

Dhammarati - in conversation here with Dhammamegha - is one of the most experienced members of the Triratna College of Public Preceptors having chaired it for over ten years. Here he talks about his long sabbatical after leaving that job - a rich, deep time that encompassed post-Impressionist galleries in New York and lengthy solitary retreats in California and in Wales.

We hear about his personal study and his practical exploration of the Triratna system of practice and...