Spring Festival Talks

At the Buddhist Spring Festival coming up on the weekend of 11 & 12 November, we have asked Buddhist teachers from around Australia to share their thoughts and meditations on the festival theme, Finding Peace in a Changing World. See times and topics of talks over the festival weekend on our

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Volunteer call

Geshe-la envisaged the centre as a place for students to study and work together for the benefit of the wider community. If you have some spare hours and would like to join in there are many opportunities to help out.  Some of the tasks on hand at present include gardening,

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Centre Visits and Community Activities

So far this year, we’ve had visits to the temple from a diverse range of schools and groups as well as visits made to community groups. Thirty-five senior citizens from Romsey and sixteen people from the Oaktree Retirement Home visited the temple. They attended a talk on Buddhism and meditation

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Christina Ghobadi Foundation

 http://cgfoundation.org.au Christina was a student of the Tibetan Buddhist Society. The Foundation established in her name is a care and awareness charity that provides non-denominational spiritual and emotional wellbeing support to young people living with or recovering from cancer. The foundation works to promote a broader recognition of the connection

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Easter Retreat 14-17 April

Inner Peace, Good Heart from 14 to 17 April Register here ‘The best way of looking after ourselves is to develop more peaceful, compassionate and generous minds. This makes us happy and also brings happiness to others.’  Venerable Geshe Acharya Thubten Loden, Founder and Spiritual Leader of the Tibetan Buddhist Society

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White Tara practice

Each year we finish our teaching program at the Peaceful Land of Joy Meditation Centre with prayers and meditation on the practice of White Tara. This year the session will be held on Sunday 11 December at 4pm. The practice of White Tara can awaken our potential for peace and happiness

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Spring Festival 5-6 November

Festival time at the Peaceful Land of Joy Each year we hold the Buddhist Spring Festival in November to celebrate the rich Buddhist culture, share meditation classes with the community and open the Peaceful Land of Joy Meditation Centre temple and gardens for people to enjoy. This year the Festival is

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Rose Garden Open Days on 8 & 9 April

The Tibetan Buddhist Society’s Rose Garden Open Days will be on again on 8 and 9 April. Visitors to the Peaceful Land of Joy often remark upon the special atmosphere of peace that is felt as soon as they arrive, and the Garden Open Days are a wonderful opportunity to experience

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Learn to meditate – New course 26 March

Find your inner state of peace within For many centuries the Western world has made rapid material progress. In this 21st century increasingly we have learned that material prosperity alone is no guarantee of happiness, contentment or peace. And so we have begun to look inwards – drawing on humanity’s

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Sunday community lunch program

The Sunday community lunch and weekly afternoon tea supplies for the Homework Club at Banksia Gardens Community Centre are part of the Tibetan Buddhist Society’s fundraising program to support people in need in our local community, founded by Geshe Loden in 2009. Geshe Loden said: I live on Australian land, eat Australian food,

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