Coming Home to Ourselves

Metta Centre collaboration with the Association of Engaged Buddhists Presenter: David O’Rose & Tina Ng Thu 21 & 29 Oct, 4 Nov | 7:30-9pm Via Zoom Cost: By Donation When we think of home, we think of where we belong, where we come from, where we feel safe and nurtured. Most have been searching in the wrong place.… Continue reading Coming Home to Ourselves

Impermanence in COVID

Speaker : Graham White Date : Friday (22nd October 2021) Time : 7 – 8.30pm Venue : Zoom (click here (https://unsw.us9.list-manage.com/track/click?u=3c65820091082967e3e1c2d0d&id=34234f1d34&e=0beabdb29e) to join) Contact : Wei Leong (0431 442 218) edt.unibuds2@gmail.com (mailto:edt.unibuds2@gmail.com)

Kathina Puja, Dhammatalk, Q&A and Sanghadana

We are inviting you to join hybrid Sanghadana on 28 November 2021 led by Venerable Maha Dhammadhiro Mahathera (Bhante Dhammadhiro) on 28 November 2021 16:00 – 18:30 AEDT online. Session: Kathina Puja, Dhammatalk, Q&A & Sanghadana.  If you wish to donate a Bhikkhu’s robe for AUD60 or other materials or simply to request further information,… Continue reading Kathina Puja, Dhammatalk, Q&A and Sanghadana

More Harm than Good – Spiritual Bypassing & the Implications of Denial

Join Bhante Akāliko and Deborah Chisholm for this interactive online workshop exploring the shadow side of the spiritual path. The term Spiritual Bypassing describes what happens when we misunderstand spiritual teachings in a way that becomes harmful and prevents real spiritual growth. This workshop examines how our shadow selves affect the quality of our personal… Continue reading More Harm than Good – Spiritual Bypassing & the Implications of Denial

Kathina Celebration (Robe-Offering ceremony)

BONNYRIGG Kathina NOV2021 The Kathina celebration or the Robe-Offering ceremony was initiated by the Buddha Himself in order to promote the comfort of the monks who had observed the traditional rainy season retreat (Buddhist Lent). To continue this ancient and important tradition, we are collectively arranging a Kathina Robe to be offered to the monks… Continue reading Kathina Celebration (Robe-Offering ceremony)

Mindfulness and Compassion for Managing Stress

Recognize, Acknowledge, Inquire and Nurture (R.A.I.N.) present a highly practical way of applying mindfulness and compassion to our experiences that transforms the way we relate to them. The R.A.I.N. method of mindful compassion is especially helpful for working with difficult emotions and stressful reactions in our life. Without the need to avoid, deny or strike out against our… Continue reading Mindfulness and Compassion for Managing Stress

Vipassana and Mahamudra: An Insight Meditation Course

Vipassana, or higher seeing, meditation focuses on bringing about a profound shift in our perspective, or insight. This helps us to overcome the misconception and misperception that create suffering for us. A very popular form of vipassana practice is the mindfulness meditation of breathing presented in 16 steps. Mahamudra, or the Great Seal, is a… Continue reading Vipassana and Mahamudra: An Insight Meditation Course

Quantum Spirit in Creation

A Caring for the Earth Retreat There is a whole lot more to Laudato Si’ and renewing the oikos of God than Climate Change and fossil fuel emissions. Yet, this present demand has led people to assume that if we make a few personal and technical changes, we can all get back to the good… Continue reading Quantum Spirit in Creation

10 Minute Mindfulness Meditation

Daniel Troyak is a Mindfulness-based Therapist. He has trained in Buddhist meditation and received mentorship from leading Buddhist teachers internationally. Catch your breath, relax your mind, and feel less stressed in just 10 minutes. Do it for yourself, and everyone you love. Its free! RSVP  

Bodhisaddha Forest Monastery – Monastery Open for Dana Meal Offering

On 11th October, Bodhisaddha Forest Monastery will reopen for a small number of devotees who want to come and offer the dana meal at 10:30am.   To register your entry on a particular day, go to dana11.eventbrite.com.au to choose your date and number of persons. This is for double-vaccinated persons only (proof will need to be shown… Continue reading Bodhisaddha Forest Monastery – Monastery Open for Dana Meal Offering

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