• Feb2020

    The first monthly combined garden and temple cleaning working bee, trialled in January, resulted in 29 volunteers, which was a great community effort. The working bee offers flexible hours, choice of starting times and preferred activities.  This format combining monthly temple cleaning and gardening working bees will continue for the

  • You are welcome to join us in the traditional Tibetan temple for two Saturday afternoon sessions: Manjushri Meditation, 2 – 5 pm on Saturday 16 May Manjushri is the embodiment of all the Buddhas’ enlightened wisdom. Meditation on his beautiful, radiant appearance helps to cultivate our own innate wisdom. In

  • An opportunity for practitioners who have received Solitary Hero Yamantaka empowerment to deepen and strengthen their practice. DEVELOPING REALISATIONS Through the methods of highest yoga tantra, we can quickly remove obstacles to our practice and develop realisations. Students participate in six sessions of guided meditation each day and complete 100,000

  • 3-7 April 2020 Early bird registration now open – closes 6 March – see below We are delighted and honoured to announce that His Eminence Ling Rinpoche will be giving teachings at the Tibetan Buddhist Society (TBS) in April 2020. Rinpoche is the reincarnation of His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s

  • Jan2020

    Closing date extended to 31 January 2020 We are extending the closing date of the Tibetan Buddhist Society’s fundraiser for bushfire relief due to the recent horrific fires in Victoria, with huge losses of buildings, lands, stock, wildlife, and human lives also lost. The fundraiser commenced in early December and

  • Sep2019

    Weekend of 18 and 19 April 2020 – 12 noon to 4 pm Spending time with friends and the entire family!  Visiting the Tibetan Buddhist Society’s Peaceful Land of Joy during the Rose Garden Open Days weekend is a wonderful way to spend time with friends and the entire family.

  • For a kinder, more compassionate world… You are welcome to join us for the New Year Meditation Festival at the Peaceful Land of Joy Meditation Centre from 10.30 am – 4 pm on the weekend of 29 February and 1 March. ‘We can never obtain peace in the outer world

  • New introductory series: 1.30 – 3 pm Sundays 2 February – 23 March Our new introductory series is for anyone interested in understanding Buddhist approaches to a happier and more peaceful life, and how to use meditation to achieve this way of being.   The teacher, Pam Martin, is a long time

  • Aug2019

    SUNDAY 15 SEPTEMBER at 2.30 PM Venerable Geshe Doga, Resident Lama and teacher at Tara Institute, will give a special teaching to Tibetan Buddhist Society students, friends and supporters at 2.30 pm on Sunday 15 September. We are delighted to announce that our invitation to Geshe Doga has been accepted. Everyone

  • Sunday January 19 – Saturday January 25 2020 ‘Whatever appears is all the nature of mind’ – Je Maitripa Mahamudra meditation is both simple and profound.  By allowing our mind to settle into its natural, uncontrived state, we become familiar with the conventional nature of mind, sometimes described as a