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Big One 2017: Go forth, Go beyond! and autumn events 2017

Posted by Prajnaketu on Fri, 1 Sep, 2017 - 08:47

Big One 2017: Go forth, Go beyond! and autumn events 2017

Posted by Prajnaketu on Fri, 1 Sep, 2017 - 08:47

Big One 2017: Go forth, Go beyond! 27-29th October Adhisthana

This is the young Buddhists retreat of the year: the largest gathering of young Buddhists from across Europe and beyond. Suitable for people of all levels of experience and none - a friendly and inspiring way to connect with other young people who are practising the Buddhist life. Come along and bring your friends!

Book at http://adhisthana.org/retreat/?ev=202

More for 2017

Young Women’s Weekend
For women who’ve asked for ordination
8-11th Sept, ...

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Help Bihar Flood Victims - NNBY

Posted by JoCross80 on Fri, 25 Aug, 2017 - 16:13

Help Bihar Flood Victims - NNBY

Posted by JoCross80 on Fri, 25 Aug, 2017 - 16:13

Dear Friends

You may be aware of the recent flooding in Bihar,  which has badly affected more than 65,000 people in the region, leaving them without shelter, food and the loss of their livelihoods.

Supplies are not getting to those that are the most in need.

NNBY (National Network of Buddhist Youth) are raising funds to help those most in need..


The following is a list of emergency supplies needed:

Medical health services
Safe drinking water through establishment of water purification plants, accessibility of Aqua-tab or...

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NNBY National Convention

Posted by JoCross80 on Tue, 15 Aug, 2017 - 16:58

NNBY National Convention

Posted by JoCross80 on Tue, 15 Aug, 2017 - 16:58

Hi All,


I am fundraising for the NNBY (NATIONAL NETWORK OF BUDDHIST YOUTH) for their 11th National Convention.
(A note from Uttam: This year 2017, NNBY is celebrating its 11th National Convention first time in Siyana, Uttar Pradesh, since its first convention which was held on 25th Dec 2007. In this 11th National Convention, we are expecting about 500 of NNBY youths and leaders from different parts of India. So, to make...

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Men's Dharma Life Training Course 2018

Posted by Prajnaketu on Wed, 9 Aug, 2017 - 10:29

Men's Dharma Life Training Course 2018

Posted by Prajnaketu on Wed, 9 Aug, 2017 - 10:29

Adhisthana Dharma-Life Training Course for Men

04/03/2018 to 03/08/2018

The course aims to give you a thorough grounding in the principles and practice of Triratna Buddhism and you will have the opportunity to live an intense and full-time Dharma life for 5 months. It will be fully residential, and you will be living in a designated community space at Adhisthana. Community living is an important part of the course and you will be sharing a room whilst you are here. As well as a...

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Small Actions: Growing Minds

Posted by Prajnaketu on Thu, 4 May, 2017 - 11:13

Small Actions: Growing Minds

Posted by Prajnaketu on Thu, 4 May, 2017 - 11:13

Low Countries young Buddhists retreat April 2017

Gerda writes:

On a sunny, cloudy and windy Easter weekend in April, 27 young buddhists from five different countries came together in retreat centre Metta Vihara in the Netherlands to explore the idea of ‘total action, free mind’.

If we long to free our minds, it may be most obvious to turn to practices working directly with the mind, such as meditation and reflection, which will help us to become wiser, more aware and, as a result, more skilful...

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Ipswich Young Buddhists presents: Sangha Soiree night for BAM 17th June

Posted by Prajnaketu on Wed, 3 May, 2017 - 14:57

Ipswich Young Buddhists presents: Sangha Soiree night for BAM 17th June

Posted by Prajnaketu on Wed, 3 May, 2017 - 14:57

Doors open at 6:30pm, curry served from 6:45pm and the show will start at 7.30pm - all are welcome!

A bit of a twist on the usual Curry and Poetry night - you are invited to share a meal with others before being entertained (or entertaining others!) with poetry, music, song, dance - anything goes!

If you would like to volunteer to help out on the night or to brave the stage, look out for forms at the centre soon (or contact Jo via...

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Women's sub 35 retreat at Vajrasana 9-11th of June

Posted by Prajnaketu on Thu, 20 Apr, 2017 - 11:22

Women's sub 35 retreat at Vajrasana 9-11th of June

Posted by Prajnaketu on Thu, 20 Apr, 2017 - 11:22

Danayutta writes:

Dharma practice is a vigorous and courageous engagement with life, the world and reality. On this retreat, we will be exploring meditation and Buddhist practices that will help us strengthen and embody the fearless wisdom and compassion that transforms ourselves and the world.

Suitable for women who regularly practice the mindfulness of breathing and metta bhavana.

9-11th of June, Vajrasana, £180/£140

Booking essential...

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The Unshakeable: Sub35 retreat for men at Padmaloka

Posted by Prajnaketu on Fri, 10 Mar, 2017 - 14:26

The Unshakeable: Sub35 retreat for men at Padmaloka

Posted by Prajnaketu on Fri, 10 Mar, 2017 - 14:26

‘Akshobya means immovable, what does not shake, what does not tremble.
He represents the openness, the non-centrality of the Enlightenment experience: its toughness and solidness, its indestructibility, its firmness, its strength, its immovability, its unshakeability.’

- THE UNSHAKEABLE -

21st - 28th April

A 7-day retreat exploring the unshakeable archetypal Buddha Akshobya, through ritual, talks, discussion, meditation and friendship.
Led by a team of young Order members and open to all men aged 18 - 35.

Bookings and info:
http://www.padmaloka.org.uk/retreats/2017/sub-35s-retreat-unshakeable

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This event will be...

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Mainland Europe Young Buddhist Convention 2-4th June 2017

Posted by Prajnaketu on Tue, 7 Feb, 2017 - 15:30

Mainland Europe Young Buddhist Convention 2-4th June 2017

Posted by Prajnaketu on Tue, 7 Feb, 2017 - 15:30

We are happy to announce that we have officially opened the booking for the:

MAINLAND EUROPE YOUNG BUDDHIST CONVENTION
JUNE 2ND4TH 2017 BERLIN
JUNE 5TH EXPLORE THE CITY (OPTIONAL)

Come to an inspiring weekend to the heart of Europe! This is a unique opportunity for all people in their 20s and 30s who practise within the Triratna Buddhist Community all over Mainland Europe to...

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Dharma Life Course for young women 2017

Posted by Prajnaketu on Fri, 20 Jan, 2017 - 11:19

Dharma Life Course for young women 2017

Posted by Prajnaketu on Fri, 20 Jan, 2017 - 11:19

The dates for the 4th DharmaLife course for young women in 2017 are now out, and we are open to expressions of interest from mitras and women who have asked for ordination.

The course will run from 16 July until the 17 December - five months of intensive community living and Dharma practice, held within the context of Adhisthana, the heart of the Triratna community.

Please share with anyone who may be interested or benefit from this inspiring opportunity.

Contact Ākāsajotī on admin [at]...

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