Obituary: Lorna Waldron (1934-2018)
Silver Sangha meets 1.30-3pm on first Thursday in the month.
HH the Dalai Lama talks about memory and remembering past lives. In particular, however, he focuses on the happiness that is to do with the mind.
One way of dividing up the conditioned realm is into five aggregates (khandhas)
A day of sitting and walking meditation. Sunday 29th April (10.30am-4.30pm)
People who have a religion which provides for after-death welfare, such as in Tibetan Buddhism, are less troubled. But those without such beliefs, can trust to nature’s spiritual intentions for them, as they, like plants, struggle instinctively and unerringly towards the light… Long Read
A look at how Buddhism is practised in Sri Lanka and India. Ronald Eyre meets [the late] Venerable Ananda Maitreya a Buddhist monk from Sri Lanka.
Chinese and Korean bronzes that tell a story of religious art in Asia from the 4th to the 10th century AD.
Ajahn Sumedho giving a talk on The Four Noble Truths. (40-minute film)
We received a warm welcome from the many Tibetans we met — a life-changing experience for me, a homecoming — the landscape, buildings and the people merging, and overnight stays with Tibetan families wherever possible.
Short animation 3mins. When an old hermit monk has his day interrupted by an uninvited guest, he is unwillingly taken on a journey to discover the true meaning of companionship.