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Community members donate to get food to Indian families in lockdown

A few weeks ago, just after India had abruptly gone into lockdown, Aryajaya brought to the community the story of her friend Abhyanavita. Abhayanavita did the Adhisthana International Course in 2018, and then returned to her home in Amravati, a city in Maharashtra. She runs a project there with a team of 4 Order Members […]

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Coronavirus: An Update

The current emerging conditions of the world have brought to the fore both fragility of life and our lifestyles along with the wide impact of our individual choices. It has been obvious that the only appropriate action was to play our small part in the nation’s strategy to minimise the potential suffering that could be […]

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Sangharakshita’s 90th Birthday Celebrations

The recent Order weekend in celebration of Sangharakshita’s 90th birthday was a great success – thank you all who came and participated and helped to create such a wonderful gathering. It has had a deeply positive effect on Adhisthana and on all of us here, and is an example of the magic of gathering together […]

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Adhisthana Community ‘At Home’

Last week the resident community at Adhisthana spent a few days ‘at home’ together. There was some study led by Parami on the Dasadhamma Sutta – the ten points to be reflected on by one who has ‘gone forth’; we had couple of inspiring and energising sessions facilitated by Saddhanandi, evoking the vision of Adhisthana […]

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Our Pricing Policy for 2015

We have a lot of different kinds of events at Adhisthana. There are our own retreats and training events, various meetings, order weekends, local sanghas holding their weekend retreats here, and many different groupings who are able to come and practice together – such as re-union retreats, retreats of preceptees with their preceptor, and lots […]

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