Information for the Tibetan Buddhist Society Community: Coronavirus-2019

Introduction Visiting the centre Personal hygiene Food preparation, serving and consumption Communication of incidents  1. Introduction The Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) is causing worldwide concern with increasing numbers of cases now occurring in many countries, including Australia. It is a challenging time, with the situation changing on a daily basis.  The

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New monthly temple and garden working bee

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

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Special Saturday Meditation Sessions

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

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Yamantaka retreat – Sunday 27 September to Saturday 10 October with Les Sheehy

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

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His Eminence Ling Rinpoche – tour update

Please be advised that the planned April teachings and initiations by His Eminence Ling Rinpoche at the Tibetan Buddhist Society have been indefinitely postponed. His Eminence Ling Rinpoche’s office has sent the following message to the Society following declaration of COVID-19 as a pandemic and advice by the Australian Prime

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Fundraiser for bushfire relief

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

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