Adhisthana Programme

Below are all the events that form part of the core Adhisthana offering. For other events that we host, please see the full Calendar.

Dharma Life Course for Young Women+

Dharma Life Course for Young Women+

A four-month residential course
11 March – 28 June 2024
Residential | Open to those under 35
Applications closed
Sub30 Weekend | How to Live before you Die

Sub30 Weekend | How to Live before you Die

Led by Prajnahridaya + Caroline
22 – 24 Mar | 2 nights
Residential | Young Buddhists
Sub30 Seminar | The Alchemist’s Bowl

Sub30 Seminar | The Alchemist’s Bowl

Led by Sona
24 – 27 Mar | 3 nights
Residential | Young Buddhists
Taste of Freedom | International Sanghas Retreat

Taste of Freedom | International Sanghas Retreat

Led by Saddhanandi, Dhammarati, Khemabandhu + the Adhisthana Communities
28 Mar – 1 Apr | 4 nights
Residential + Online | All familiar with Triratna meditation
Elders Retreat

Elders Retreat

Led by Samata
18 – 21 Apr | 3 Nights
Residential | Order Members
Sub40 Order Weekend: Death, Reality, and Rebirth

Sub40 Order Weekend: Death, Reality, and Rebirth

Led by Prakasha, Akasajoti + Khemabandhu
18 – 21 Apr | 3 nights
Residential | Young Order Members
Gems from the Diamond Sutra | Immersion Retreat

Gems from the Diamond Sutra | Immersion Retreat

Led by Vessantara + team
24 Apr – 3 May | 9 nights
Dual | Order Members
People of Colour Big Weekend

People of Colour Big Weekend

Led by Suryagupta, Bodhilila, Amaragita and Aryavacin
3 – 6 May | 3 nights
Residential | All People of Colour
Liberty, Nietzsche and Buddhism | Philosophy Symposium

Liberty, Nietzsche and Buddhism | Philosophy Symposium

Led by Dhivan, Ketumati + Abhayadhara
10 – 12 May | 2 nights
Residential | Order Members & Mitras
Bhante, Blake, and Vision

Bhante, Blake, and Vision

Led by Ratnaprabha, Satyalila, Amitajyoti, Aryavachin and Prakasha (conditions permitting)
10 – 17 May | 7 nights
Residential | Order Members
The Encouraging Lotus | Seminar Retreat

The Encouraging Lotus | Seminar Retreat

Led by Ratnaghosha + Prajnanita
17 – 24 May | 7 nights
Residential | Order Members
Waiting List
The Blazing Heart | Immersion Retreat

The Blazing Heart | Immersion Retreat

Led by Vidyamala, Dhammarati, Dhivan, Paramartha, Parami, Saddhaloka + team
31 May – 7 Jun | 7 nights
Dual | Order Members
Chapter Weekend

Chapter Weekend

Self-led
5 – 7 July | 2 nights
Residential | Order Members
Discernment and Love: the Kalama Sutta | Seminar Retreat

Discernment and Love: the Kalama Sutta | Seminar Retreat

Led by Ratnaguna
12-19 July | 7 nights
Residential | Order Members
Sanskrit Summer School

Sanskrit Summer School

Led by Sraddhapa
begins 12 July | 2/9/14 nights
Residential | All familiar with Triratna meditation
International Pilgrims’ Week

International Pilgrims’ Week

Led by Khemabandhu, Vidyamala, Lokeshvara, Caroline + team
14 – 21 Jul | 7 nights
Residential | Order Members, Mitras, & Friends
Building the Buddha Land | Working Retreat

Building the Buddha Land | Working Retreat

Led by Prakashamitra + Prajnanita
21 – 26 Jul | 5 nights
Residential | All familiar with Triratna meditation
Adventures in Emptiness | Scholars’ Retreat

Adventures in Emptiness | Scholars’ Retreat

Led by Dhivan and Śraddhāpa
2 – 9 Aug | 7 nights
Residential | Order Members & Mitras
Sub30 Meditation Intensive

Sub30 Meditation Intensive

Led by Vijayamala + Jnanavaca
9 – 18 Aug | 9 nights
Residential | Young Buddhists
Thus have I heard… | Combined Area Order Weekend

Thus have I heard… | Combined Area Order Weekend

Led by Order office
22 – 25 August | 3 nights
Residential | Order Members
Dharma Life Course for Young Men

Dharma Life Course for Young Men

Ratnaghosha | A 16 week residential course
27 August – 17 December 2024
Residential | Open to those under 35
Summer Sanghas Retreat | Living with Kindness

Summer Sanghas Retreat | Living with Kindness

Led by Saddhanandi, Aryajaya + team
30 Aug – 6 Sept | 7 nights
Residential | All familiar with Triratna meditation
With Hands Folded in Reverence | Seminar Retreat

With Hands Folded in Reverence | Seminar Retreat

Led by Paramartha
20 – 27 Sept | 7 nights
Residential | Order Members
The Voice Within: Reflecting on our Teacher’s Reflections | Seminar Retreat

The Voice Within: Reflecting on our Teacher’s Reflections | Seminar Retreat

Led by Ratnaguna
20 – 27 Sept | 7 nights
Residential | Order Members
The Scientific Vision, the Buddhist Vision | Seminar Retreat

The Scientific Vision, the Buddhist Vision | Seminar Retreat

Led by Ratnaprabha, Achara, Saccacitta + team
4 – 11 Oct | 7 nights
Residential | Order Members
This Rare and Precious Opportunity | Seminar Retreat

This Rare and Precious Opportunity | Seminar Retreat

Led by Saddhaloka + Vilasamuni
11 – 18 Oct | 7 nights
Residential | Order Members
The Yogi’s Joy | Immersion Retreat

The Yogi’s Joy | Immersion Retreat

Led by Vessantara + team
18 – 25 Oct | 7 nights
Dual | Order Members
Living with Kindness | Seminar Retreat

Living with Kindness | Seminar Retreat

Led by Saddhanandi
25 Oct – 1 Nov | 7 nights
Residential | Order Members
Autumn Sanghas Retreat | The Drama of Cosmic Enlightenment

Autumn Sanghas Retreat | The Drama of Cosmic Enlightenment

Led by Saddhaloka, Parami, Nagabodhi, Ratnaprabha, Prajnanita + team
15 – 22 Nov | 7 nights
Residential | All familiar with Triratna meditation
Sadhana Convention | Immersion Retreat

Sadhana Convention | Immersion Retreat

Led by Prakasha + team
22 – 29 Nov | 7 nights
Dual | Order Members
Sub30 Weekend | Spontaneous Verses of Truth

Sub30 Weekend | Spontaneous Verses of Truth

Led by Candradipa + Jayadhi
29 Nov – 1 Dec | 2 nights
Residential | Young Buddhists
Sub30 Seminar | An Existential Encounter: the Dhaniya Sutta

Sub30 Seminar | An Existential Encounter: the Dhaniya Sutta

Led by Saddhanandi + Akasajoti
1 – 4 Dec | 3 nights
Residential | Young Buddhists
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