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Celebrating Dr Ambedkar's birthday in an Indian home during lockdown

Celebrating Dr Ambedkar's birthday in an Indian home during lockdown

From India Dhamma Trust: "At the heart of a peaceful Dhamma Revolution" on Tue, 14 Apr, 2020 - 13:16

This is a more personal celebration of Dr Ambedkar’s birthday by a young Buddhist, Dikesh Shambharkar, and her family in Nagpur.  Do have a look, you’ll feel you are in an Indian home celebrating with a family.  Happy Birthday Dr Ambedkar, who gave so much to the world!

You can see more videos from the National Network of Buddhist Youth on YouTube.

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Mitra Ceremony at the 2020 International Buddhist Youth Convention

Fri, 21 Feb, 2020 - 11:51

Mitra Ceremony at the 2020 International Buddhist Youth Convention

Fri, 21 Feb, 2020 - 11:51

The 2020 International Buddhist Youth Convention is taking place in Bodhgaya, India. This year’s theme is “Building a New Buddhist World: United in Diversity” and is a chance for young Buddhists across Triratna to come together and practice in the home of the Buddha.

During the Convention two of the international participants, Lucy and Dan, took the step of becoming mitras under the Bodhi tree! You can watch the ceremony online here.

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Mainland Europe Young Buddhist Convention 29-31 May 2020

Thu, 6 Feb, 2020 - 15:06

Mainland Europe Young Buddhist Convention 29-31 May 2020

Thu, 6 Feb, 2020 - 15:06

Many of us feel like we are living in uncertain and fast-moving times. Separation and polarization seem to be the trend rather than coming-together and unity. The future looks more and more insecure. Yet, the Buddha taught that this has always been the case.

We as young Buddhist practitioners are curious to find out what perspective the Buddha’s teaching has on our world today.

Join us here in Berlin for the Mainland Europe Young Buddhist Convention, where we come together to create community, practice...

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The Inauguration of Toluca Buddhist Centre in Mexico

From Triratna News on Tue, 21 Jan, 2020 - 12:04

The Inauguration of Toluca Buddhist Centre in Mexico

From Triratna News on Tue, 21 Jan, 2020 - 12:04

On Friday 17th January, the Toluca Buddhist Centre in Mexico was formally inaugurated. The Toluca Buddhist Centre arose from the friendship of three friends who wanted to share their practice with each other and with other people.

Fifteen years ago, Sanghadhara, Ruchiramati and Bodhikamala, then 16 years old, living in Toluca, met Buddhism through the Mexico City Buddhist Centre and began practicing together. Toluca is a city located in the middle of the country, 70 km...

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First One Month Retreat for Young Women in India

From Triratna News on Tue, 3 Dec, 2019 - 16:22

First One Month Retreat for Young Women in India

From Triratna News on Tue, 3 Dec, 2019 - 16:22

“I was so determined to come here, I sent my resignation (letter) and I came” - Ashweeni (Nanded)

In 2018, for the first time in India, a five week Dhamma training course for young women took place. It was arranged by members of the Indian women’s ordination team and supported by Padmasuri and Karunamaya. It was a significant retreat as many of the participants have families and children, making it was difficult for them to come away...

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Voices from the Big One 2019

Mon, 28 Oct, 2019 - 16:44

Voices from the Big One 2019

Mon, 28 Oct, 2019 - 16:44

Amber, Karthick and Emma share their experiences of the 2019 Big One at Adhisthana.

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Big One 2019: Preview of Ksantikara's Personal Talk

Mon, 28 Oct, 2019 - 16:38

Big One 2019: Preview of Ksantikara's Personal Talk

Mon, 28 Oct, 2019 - 16:38

Here’s a sneak preview of the lovely Ksantikara regaling us with some themes from his childhood during his short personal talk on ‘Blueprint for a New Society’.

The full Dharma talk will be available soon.

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Big One 2019: Preview of Keynote Talk 'Blueprint for New Society'

Sun, 27 Oct, 2019 - 00:15

Big One 2019: Preview of Keynote Talk 'Blueprint for New Society'

Sun, 27 Oct, 2019 - 00:15

Moksatara gave a wonderfully inspiring keynote talk on ‘Blueprint for a New Society’ - exploring why we have spiritual community, how we can build it and the effect of having it. She finished her talk with a reminder that we can all be hands or arms of Avalokiteshvara - and we can become friends to the world.

Full Dharma talk to follow soon!

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Young Buddhists 2018 highlights

Wed, 19 Dec, 2018 - 18:15

Young Buddhists 2018 highlights

Wed, 19 Dec, 2018 - 18:15

Just some of Prajnaketu’s favourite memories from 2018 Young Buddhist events and more - bring on 2019!

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'In pursuit of Dharma Life' - talk by Danayutta

Mon, 5 Nov, 2018 - 12:07

'In pursuit of Dharma Life' - talk by Danayutta

Mon, 5 Nov, 2018 - 12:07

Danayutta evokes tells the story of her pursuit of the Dharma life from investment banking to yoga teaching, and beyond.

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