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The Preliminaries Without Which No Means Exists: Three keynote talks live from Adhisthana

From Buddhist Centre Features on Fri, 20 Aug, 2021 - 12:37

The Preliminaries Without Which No Means Exists: Three keynote talks live from Adhisthana

From Buddhist Centre Features on Fri, 20 Aug, 2021 - 12:37

Friday 27, Saturday 28 & Sunday 29 August

12.00 US PST  |  14.00 Mexico  | 15.00 US EST  |  20.00 IE & UK  | 21.00 Europe CET  |  05.00 Australia EDT (next day)  | 07.00 New Zealand (next day)


Three keynote talks live from Adhisthana, part of Sub-35s Festival Retreat, open to all

Watch again on YouTube

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Inside the shrine marquee Sub35 festival Retreat

Tue, 17 Aug, 2021 - 17:12

Inside the shrine marquee Sub35 festival Retreat

Tue, 17 Aug, 2021 - 17:12

The Guru’s Advice: Sub35 Festival Retreat
Thu 26 - Mon 30 Aug


Combining meditation, talks from experienced Buddhist teachers, collective rituals, storytelling, silence, discussion and (probably) volleyball; over this long-weekend, gather with other people aged 18 to 35 to delve into the mysteries of the Guru’s advice.

We’ve got over 100 people coming but there are still both camping and indoor places left!

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Dharma Life Course for Young Men 2021

Fri, 2 Apr, 2021 - 12:00

Dharma Life Course for Young Men 2021

Fri, 2 Apr, 2021 - 12:00

6 Sep - 10 Dec 2021

A three-month residential course providing you with an opportunity to live an intensive dharma life: living, practicing, studying and working together within the context of Adhisthana. 

Over 14 weeks you’ll receive a grounding in the principles and practice of Triratna Buddhism through retreats, study with experienced teachers and communal living. You’ll also participate in the life of the wider Adhisthana sangha: meditating together, performing ritual, receiving 1:1 mentorship and joining in with a daily session of work as...

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Big One Photos 2010-2019

Mon, 29 Mar, 2021 - 14:28

Big One Photos 2010-2019

Mon, 29 Mar, 2021 - 14:28

‘The Big One’ was an annual young person retreat first held in 2007, albeit under a different name, until 2019. 

In 2021, instead of a Big One, you’ll find A Sub35 Festival Retreat in late August. 

Click on photo to view slideshow of the annual group photo. Can you...

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Weekly Online Sub30 Meditation (Ends 14 Apr)

Thu, 18 Mar, 2021 - 12:05

Weekly Online Sub30 Meditation (Ends 14 Apr)

Thu, 18 Mar, 2021 - 12:05

A weekly chance for those aged 30 & under, who know both the Mindfulness of Breathing and the Metta Bhavana, to gather together. Having gathered every week since Oct 2020 these sessions will end on 14 Apr.

7.30am – 8.30am (UK Time)
8.30am – 9.30am (Central Europe)

3 March – Ksantikara
10 March – Moksadhi
17 March – Prajnahridaya
24 March – Moksadhi
31 March – Prajnahridaya
7 Apr – Moksadhi
14 Apr – Prajnahridaya (last session)

Zoom link > https://zoom.us/j/99691214316 (Password: 2608)

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Sub30 Online Retreat: Taste of Freedom

Wed, 3 Mar, 2021 - 17:24

Sub30 Online Retreat: Taste of Freedom

Wed, 3 Mar, 2021 - 17:24

Sub30 retreat: The Taste of Freedom
Led by Ksantikara, Aryadasa, Kusaladevi, Prajnahriyadaya & Prajnaketu

12-14 March

Book here

Drawing inspiration from Sangharakshita’s rousing (and much-loved) 1979 lecture, we’ll use our computer screens to meditate together, hear short talks, gather in discussion groups and try some online rituals – with plenty of breaks in-between to save our eyes (& our minds!)

If you’re aged 30 or under, then this retreat is for you – it doesn’t matter if you’re brand new to meditation and Buddhism,...

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Ben on joining the weekly Sub30 meditations

Wed, 17 Feb, 2021 - 09:41

Ben on joining the weekly Sub30 meditations

Wed, 17 Feb, 2021 - 09:41

Sub30 Meditation Every Wednesday
7.30am – 8.30am (UK Time)
8.30am – 9.30am (Central Europe)
6.30pm – 7.30pm (Sydney/Melbourne)

A weekly chance for those aged 30 & under, who know both the Mindfulness of Breathing and the Metta Bhavana, to gather together. Expect 5 mins of brief teaching at the start, followed by 30+ mins of meditation and then a chance to meet (& talk about meditation) with other young people in breakout groups for 15 mins at...

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Oskar on why we comes along to the Wednesday Sub30 Meditation each week

Tue, 9 Feb, 2021 - 12:54

Oskar on why we comes along to the Wednesday Sub30 Meditation each week

Tue, 9 Feb, 2021 - 12:54

Sub30 Meditation Every Wednesday
7.30am – 8.30am (UK Time)
8.30am – 9.30am (Central Europe)
6.30pm – 7.30pm (Sydney/Melbourne)


A weekly chance for those aged 30 & under, who know both the Mindfulness of Breathing and the Metta Bhavana, to gather together. Expect 5 mins of brief teaching at the start, followed by 30+ mins of meditation and then a chance to meet (& talk about meditation) with other young people in breakout groups...

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Triratna Young Buddhists Groups Worldwide

Mon, 8 Feb, 2021 - 20:29

Triratna Young Buddhists Groups Worldwide

Mon, 8 Feb, 2021 - 20:29

Lots of centres run classes/groups for young people - we’ve listed them below. Your local centre might not run events explicitly for young people but you’ll still be very welcome there, here’s the full list of Triratna centres and here’s a list of centres currently offering online classes.

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UK & Ireland
Ksantikara is the young person’s coordinator for Europe - you can ksantikara [at] adhisthana.org (email him) if you have any questions about young people’s activities there.


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