Competition

Triratna Design Competition 2011 results Congratulations to Alison Mccandish (Glasgow, UK), Christine McConnell (Toowoomba Buddhist Centre, Australia), David John (London, UK), Nene Stam (Newcastle, UK), Stuart Phillips (Windhorse:evolution, Cambrige, UK), and Dinah...

Publicity

Here are some rough drafts from Vajragupta: ethical qualities [pdf] provocative [pdf] quotes [pdf] rough ideas [pdf] We realise they are a bit unpolished (especially the images), but in terms of attempting to introduce new people to the Dharma, we think that the ideas...

Mahananda

Mahananda’s mother’s family was Jewish and they lived in the Jewish quarter of Krakow. During the war, she ended up in Auschwitz, but survived, came to England, was married and her first son (Mahananda) was born. Many years later, when he heard that a new...

Simhacitta

Simhacitta was an Order member who died aged 76. He’d spent the last twelve years of his life living in a community in Bristol. On the day he died, his friends discovered he’d left a cheque for £5000 made payable to the Buddhist Centre on the mantelpiece. They will...