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Sangharakshita Memorial Space
Sangharakshita Memorial Space

gatherings in Thames, Aotearoa New Zealand

Posted by lisa kelly to Sangharakshita Memorial Space on Sun, 4 Nov, 2018 - 04:53

gatherings in Thames, Aotearoa New Zealand

Posted by lisa kelly to Sangharakshita Memorial Space on Sun, 4 Nov, 2018 - 04:53

Here in Thames, Aotearoa NZ, our sangha awoke to the sad news of Urgyen Sangharakshita’s death on Wednesday morning.  Since then we have been gathering both formally and spontaneously to honour Bhante and support each other in this significant and special time.  

On the Wednesday we had a cherry blossom viewing meditation and picnic lunch planned in front of the public library.  Which we went ahead with, with Bhante and the beauty of impermanence very much in our hearts and...

Sangharakshita Memorial Space
Sangharakshita Memorial Space

Sharing to the Remembrance Page

Posted by Sadayasihi to Sangharakshita Memorial Space on Tue, 30 Oct, 2018 - 13:18

Sharing to the Remembrance Page

Posted by Sadayasihi to Sangharakshita Memorial Space on Tue, 30 Oct, 2018 - 13:18

If you would like to share your memories of Sangharakshita, or your response to his passing, you can choose + post something above and your contribution will be shared on the remembrance page. We’ll keep them here as an archive too. 

You can add video, favourite talks by Sangharakshita, photos or other media that communicates your thoughts and feelings.

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Sangharakshita Memorial Space
Sangharakshita Memorial Space

Sangharakshita: A Brief Account of his Life and Teachings

Posted by Vishvapani to Sangharakshita Memorial Space on Tue, 30 Oct, 2018 - 09:44

Sangharakshita: A Brief Account of his Life and Teachings

Posted by Vishvapani to Sangharakshita Memorial Space on Tue, 30 Oct, 2018 - 09:44

A Short Account of Sangharakshita (Dennis Philip Edward Lingwood)

With great sadness, we announce the death of Sangharakshita, the founder of the Triratna Buddhist Order and the Triratna Buddhist Community. Here is a short account of his life and teachings.

Early Years
The man we know as Sangharakshita was born Dennis Lingwood in a working class family in Tooting, south London, in 1925. Aged eight, he was diagnosed with a heart problem (a misdiagnosis, it later turned out) and confined to bed for...

Triratna News
Triratna News

Kerala Floods - Relief and Rehabilitation

Posted by Sadayasihi to Triratna News on Tue, 4 Sep, 2018 - 16:59

Kerala Floods - Relief and Rehabilitation

Posted by Sadayasihi to Triratna News on Tue, 4 Sep, 2018 - 16:59

Kerala is suffering its worst floods for 100 years. Hundreds of thousands have been displaced and are living in over 1,000 relief camps set up in the State. There have been a number of deaths and many serious injuries. Many are missing. The numbers are rising all the time. But even in such disaster, ugly face of untouchability rises and Dalits are discriminated during relief, as reported by India Today on July 24th, 2018. It happened earlier in Gujarat Earthquake; even the Tsunami...

FutureDharma
FutureDharma

The New Dharma Revolution in Hungary

Posted by Jai Teather to FutureDharma on Wed, 18 Jul, 2018 - 12:46

The New Dharma Revolution in Hungary

Posted by Jai Teather to FutureDharma on Wed, 18 Jul, 2018 - 12:46

FutureDharma supporters have brought Roma Buddhists from Hungary together with those from Belgium, India and Holland. Metta Vihara Retreat Centre recently hosted a unique Bodhisattva Ideal retreat, connecting Sangha members from across the world.

Hungarian gypsies, known as the Roma community, have a deep connection with the Dalits of India. Both communities are segregated, unable to get access to education or employment, and are treated like lesser humans. Buddhist Romas are few and far between, isolated, and lacking a Sangha which makes...

National Network Of Buddhist Youth - India
National Network Of Buddhist Youth - India

International Buddhist Youth Convention 2019, Bodhgaya-India

Posted by shettyuttam to National Network Of Buddhist Youth - India on Wed, 18 Jul, 2018 - 05:41

International Buddhist Youth Convention 2019, Bodhgaya-India

Posted by shettyuttam to National Network Of Buddhist Youth - India on Wed, 18 Jul, 2018 - 05:41

We are glad to invite you for participation in NNBY’s 3rd International Buddhist Youth Convention (IBYC2019)- a unique opportunity to bring Triratna Buddhist youth Community from across the world.
Theme: ”Building a New Buddhist World: United in Diversity”
Lead By: Dh Subhuti
Date: 21-27 Jan 2019
Venue:Three Jewels Centre- Bodhgaya, Bihar- India
Fees: 
Indian participants: Rs. 4000/-
International participants: Rs. 11500/- (£127 approx)
(For food and lodging charges during the convention dates)
Indian participants intake: 200
International participants intake: 50

The event...

Free Buddhist Audio
Free Buddhist Audio

FBA Podcast: Actualizing the 1000 Armed Avalokiteshvara

Posted by Sadayasihi to Free Buddhist Audio on Sat, 14 Jul, 2018 - 14:54

This FBA Podcast is a talk by Mahamati entitled ‘Actualizing the 1000 Armed Avalokiteshvara’. The third of four talks given on the Padmaloka May National Order weekend, Mahamati talks on actualizing the myth of the Order- symbolised in the 1000 armed Avalokiteshvara.

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Community Highlights
Community Highlights

Triratna Dharma Teaching and Training

Posted by Sadayasihi to Community Highlights on Mon, 2 Jul, 2018 - 10:27

The Sikkha Project aims to develop an integrated, progressive spiritual training in Triratna at every level of experience from newcomers to the Order, to discover and share how the different elements of our system are taught and practiced most effectively – and to create resources and training to fill any gaps.

Here are a set of conversations from a small, first gathering in 2017 of Dharma teachers in the Triratna Buddhist Community to discuss the project, looking at Dharma training throughout Triratna.

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Buddhist Centre Features
Buddhist Centre Features

Voices from Ireland

Posted by Sadayasihi to Buddhist Centre Features on Mon, 25 Jun, 2018 - 17:48

Here is a short podcast with members of the Irish Sangha discussing what has motivated them, and what continues to inspire them, to practice the Dharma. From ‘finding my friends’ and a sense of meaning to life, to building a Buddha-land and being able to practice within one’s own culture, Jnanadhara, Vajrashura, and Pavara together with Mitras Julie, Sean and Kristina share their thoughts.

Recorded in the Dublin Buddhist Centre during Triratna Day in April 2018.

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Free Buddhist Audio
Free Buddhist Audio

Dharmabyte: Daring to Look In the Mirror

Posted by Sadayasihi to Free Buddhist Audio on Mon, 14 May, 2018 - 12:38

In this Dharmabyte podcast, ‘Daring to Look In the Mirror’, Satyalila offers a talk for theme of the European Women’s Convention which was “The Bodhisattva’s Reply: Triratna Paths to Insight.”

Talk given August 27th 2014, Adhisthana.

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