Manchester Buddhist Centre https://www.manchesterbuddhistcentre.org.uk Meditation and Buddhism in Manchester Sun, 25 Jun 2017 20:48:30 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 When Wisdom meets Compassion https://www.manchesterbuddhistcentre.org.uk/talks/wisdom-meets-compassion/ Mon, 08 May 2017 12:43:59 +0000 https://www.manchesterbuddhistcentre.org.uk/?p=50532 In a talk given at Manchester Buddhist Centre's International Women's Day event, Satyamuni reflects on whether social and political action is enough to end suffering. March 2017

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A talk given at Manchester Buddhist Centre’s International Women’s Day event on 11th March 2017. Satyamuni reflects on whether social and political action is enough to end suffering.

She offers an alternative perspective in which the Buddhist Path provides a context for more meaningful and deeper transformation of the world through a liberation of self.

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The Red Shift: The Discriminating Wisdom of Amitabha https://www.manchesterbuddhistcentre.org.uk/talks/the-red-shift-the-discriminating-wisdom-of-amitabha/ Thu, 27 Apr 2017 15:18:43 +0000 https://www.manchesterbuddhistcentre.org.uk/?p=50191 Maitridevi brings together poetry, science and classic Buddhist teachings to explore how the Buddhist Path can be seen as a positive force for good in the world. April 2017

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Maitridevi

In this talk, given on Triratna Night, Maitridevi brings together poetry, science and classic Buddhist teachings to explore how the Buddhist Path can be seen within a wider perspective as a positive force for good in the world.

Talk given at Manchester Buddhist Centre on 3rd April 2017.

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Walking through the Wilderness – How to develop Faith https://www.manchesterbuddhistcentre.org.uk/talks/walking-through-wilderness-developing-faith/ Thu, 27 Apr 2017 14:46:13 +0000 https://www.manchesterbuddhistcentre.org.uk/?p=50127 Vajratara, in a talk given at Triratna Night, guides us through an exploration of the conditions needed for faith to arise and develop. March 2017.

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Vajratara

Vajratara, in a talk given at Triratna Night, guides us through an exploration of the conditions needed for faith to arise and develop. Drawing on Padmasambhava’s teaching and her own personal experience, Vajratara provides an overview of the key aspects for cultivating and developing faith in our practice.

Talk given at Manchester Buddhist Centre on 27th March 2017.

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Triratna Sangha in India https://www.manchesterbuddhistcentre.org.uk/talks/triratna-in-india-2/ Thu, 09 Feb 2017 10:33:04 +0000 https://www.manchesterbuddhistcentre.org.uk/?p=48567 Tarahridaya provides a personal take on the transformative nature of the work of the Dharma and Triratna Buddhist Order in India. September 2016

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Tarahridaya provides a personal take on the transformative nature of the work of the Dharma and Triratna Buddhist Order in India.

A twenty-minute talk given on Triratna Night at Manchester Buddhist Centre, 26th September 2016 as part of our Dr Ambedkar anniversary celebrations.

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Triratna in India https://www.manchesterbuddhistcentre.org.uk/talks/triratna-in-india/ Wed, 08 Feb 2017 16:24:34 +0000 https://www.manchesterbuddhistcentre.org.uk/?p=48560 Chandrabodhi gives a personal recollection of the growth and development of the Triratna Buddhist Order in India. September 2016

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Chandrabodhi gives a personal recollection of the growth and development of the Triratna Buddhist Order in India.

A half-hour talk given on Triratna Night at Manchester Buddhist Centre, 26th September 2016 as part of our Dr Ambedkar anniversary celebrations.

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An Introduction to Dr Ambedkar and the India Dhamma Trust https://www.manchesterbuddhistcentre.org.uk/talks/dr-ambedkar-india-dharma-trust/ Wed, 08 Feb 2017 16:13:59 +0000 https://www.manchesterbuddhistcentre.org.uk/?p=48444 Carunalaka introduces the India Dhamma Trust. September 2016

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Caranalaka introduces the work of the Indian Dhamma Trust and the inspiration of Dr Ambedkar.

A short talk given on Triratna Night at Manchester Buddhist Centre, 26th September 2016, introducing two others.

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Buddhafield: Lifestyle as Practice https://www.manchesterbuddhistcentre.org.uk/talks/buddhafield-lifestyle-as-practice/ Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:45:25 +0000 http://www.manchesterbuddhistcentre.org.uk/?p=48069 Satyadaya explores team based working and living in the context of Buddhafield. January 2017

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Satyadaya explores team based working and living in the context of Buddhafield.

A talk given at the Manchester Buddhist Centre on Triratna Night, 16th January 2017

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On Death and Bubbles https://www.manchesterbuddhistcentre.org.uk/talks/on-death-and-bubbles/ Fri, 16 Sep 2016 20:00:54 +0000 http://www.manchesterbuddhistcentre.org.uk/?p=44860 Sanghadhara reflects on death and how to engage with a sense of beauty. September 2016

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Sanghadhara reflects on death and how to engage with a sense of beauty.

A ramble given at the Manchester Buddhist Centre Young Buddhists Group, 16th September 2016

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Self Metta: An Exploration https://www.manchesterbuddhistcentre.org.uk/talks/self-metta-exploration/ Mon, 05 Sep 2016 19:00:27 +0000 http://www.manchesterbuddhistcentre.org.uk/?p=44830 Satyajyoti looks at how metta, or kindness, towards yourself is the cornerstone of contentment. September 2016

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Satyajyoti looks at how metta, or kindness, towards yourself is the cornerstone of contentment.

A talk given on Triratna Night, our weekly Sangha gathering, at Manchester Buddhist Centre, 5th September 2016.

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Taking a New Name into a New Life https://www.manchesterbuddhistcentre.org.uk/talks/taking-new-name-new-life/ Tue, 09 Aug 2016 11:54:14 +0000 http://www.manchesterbuddhistcentre.org.uk/?p=44146 Inspired by the Sangha-building of Hatthaka, Sanghadhara explores what it means to get a new name and how it expresses his aspiration. August 2016

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Inspired by the Sangha-building of Hatthaka, Sanghadhara explores what it means to get a new name and how it expresses his aspiration.

A talk by Sanghadhara given at Manchester Buddhist Centre on Triratna Night, 8th August 2016, on his return from ordination at Guhyaloka.

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