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Death... YAY!

Posted by sanghadhara on Thu, 14 May, 2015 - 11:22

Death... YAY!

Posted by sanghadhara on Thu, 14 May, 2015 - 11:22

This is a talk I gave at the Young Buddhists evening in Cambridge near Halloween and the mexican day of the death. let me know what you think. particularly if you liked it :P hahaha

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Transforming Work: Exploring Right Livelihood

Posted by Singhamati on Fri, 23 Jan, 2015 - 13:08

Transforming Work: Exploring Right Livelihood

Posted by Singhamati on Fri, 23 Jan, 2015 - 13:08Work: Boring, stressful, tiring. Meaningful, inspiring, fun, liberating. Can you imagine a change in the way you relate to work so it becomes a practice of spiritual growth? Imagine working in a meaningful project with likeminded people helping each other to develop and have a positive influence in the world. Work can be a transformation ground that moves us toward awakening. In this weekend we will be exploring how can we transform our work so it can transform us and...
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4th Annual Young Buddhist Retreat at Smallwood Manor, Autumn 2011

Posted by Singhamati on Mon, 6 Oct, 2014 - 15:20

4th Annual Young Buddhist Retreat at Smallwood Manor, Autumn 2011

Posted by Singhamati on Mon, 6 Oct, 2014 - 15:20Remember this GREAT video from the 4th Annual Young Buddhists retreat in 2011?

Young Buddhists retreats started back in 2008 in response to a dwindling number of young people joining our community. The first one was a small event for both young and old people exploring how we could inspire more young people in the Dharma - out of which the Young Buddhist project emerged.

From 2009 Young Buddhists retreats were led by young people for young...
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6th Annual Young Buddhists Retreat 2013 at Adhisthana

Posted by Singhamati on Mon, 6 Oct, 2014 - 14:22

6th Annual Young Buddhists Retreat 2013 at Adhisthana

Posted by Singhamati on Mon, 6 Oct, 2014 - 14:22Here is a short film about the fantastic, inspiring and delightful Young Buddhists Gathering at Adhisthana 2013.

Ah wasn’t it a great weekend :-) Looking forward to our next gathering in a few weeks time at Adhisthana 7-9th November. Still a few spaces left. Click here to Book Now!!
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Brahma Viharas

Posted by Singhamati on Wed, 24 Sep, 2014 - 15:21

Brahma Viharas

Posted by Singhamati on Wed, 24 Sep, 2014 - 15:21Im very inspired by the Brahma Viharas at the moment: in cultivating love, compassion, gladness and equanimity for myself and the world. Here is a talk I gave on a recent Young Buddhists Retreat at the Norwich Buddhist centre, August 2014. May it inspire you in these practices too :-)
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Triratna Newsbyte 1 is here!

Posted by Munisha on Mon, 2 Jun, 2014 - 12:44

Triratna Newsbyte 1 is here!

Posted by Munisha on Mon, 2 Jun, 2014 - 12:44Clear Vision recently released Triratna Newsbyte 1, the first of their new twice-yearly video news bulletins from around the Triratna world, commissioned by Triratna’s European Chairs’ Assembly. And the Young Buddhists are in it!

In this 47-minute video:
  • The opening weekend of Adhisthana, UK
  • Vimalasara’s book launch at the Manchester Buddhist Centre, UK
  • Danabhadri at Dhanakosa, Scotland: Cooking as practice
  • Nagaloka Buddhist Centre, Portland, Maine, USA
  • Amoghalila and the Street Angels, Lancashire, UK
  • Young Buddhists’ gathering 2013, Adhisthana,
  • ...
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Dhammapada verses video

Posted by lokabandhu on Wed, 26 Feb, 2014 - 22:55

Dhammapada verses video

Posted by lokabandhu on Wed, 26 Feb, 2014 - 22:55Here’s a great animated version of the first two verses of the Dhammapada, created by Stephen Heppell, a young London mitra who’s set up the animation company Moving Vision Motion Graphics. Part of their mission is to “re-imagine the Buddha for the digital age”. The text is based on the translation by Sangharakshita and you can find Stephen’s introduction to the piece on his website here.
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Metta: Blazing Like the Sun

Posted by vajratara on Thu, 13 Feb, 2014 - 21:33

Metta: Blazing Like the Sun

Posted by vajratara on Thu, 13 Feb, 2014 - 21:33Following the 2013 Urban Retreat theme, the young people’s retreat in November at Adhistana (aka ‘The Big One’) explored the theme of metta: blazing like the sun. This was Vajratara’s talk on that weekend.
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Amalasiddhi. METTA: Blazing like the Sun

Posted by sanghadhara on Wed, 13 Nov, 2013 - 13:17

Amalasiddhi. METTA: Blazing like the Sun

Posted by sanghadhara on Wed, 13 Nov, 2013 - 13:17Talk given at the Young Buddhists retreat in Adhisthana the 10th of November 2013.
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Sighamanas METTA: Blazing like the Sun

Posted by sanghadhara on Mon, 11 Nov, 2013 - 12:05

Sighamanas METTA: Blazing like the Sun

Posted by sanghadhara on Mon, 11 Nov, 2013 - 12:05Talk given at the Young buddhist retreat in Adhisthana the 10th of November 2013.



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