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Public Ordination in New Zealand on Triratna Weekend!

By ratnavyuha on Mon, 8 Apr, 2013 - 19:35

Public Ordination in New Zealand on Triratna Weekend!

By ratnavyuha on Mon, 8 Apr, 2013 - 19:35

A warm Triratna hello from Sudarshanaloka Retreat Centre in New Zealand! We had a very special celebration today with the public ordination of Nityadana (which translates into ‘he who is constantly giving’ … previously known as Guy Parsons). Nityadana and Sanjiva, who is his private preceptor, had spent the previous two weeks on retreat in one of the solitary huts.

There were about 40-50 of us at the public ordination ceremony which was conducted...