All are welcome to this conference/workshop run by the UK Association for Buddhist Studies, to bring scholars and practitioners of different traditions together in exploring themes of shared interest.
Saturday 20th May 2017
Last month saw Val Stephenson retire as Chair of the NBO, to be replaced by Juliet Hackney (to right of picture).
Val, a member of Soka Gakkai-UK writes,
“I have thoroughly enjoyed being Chair of...
Thursday 2nd February & Monday 3rd April...Continue Reading
NBO Gathering “Buddhism in Action: What are we doing?”
5th November 2016
SGI-UK South London Centre, Brixton
On 27th September NBO Interfaith officer Acharya Modgala gave a short reflection on "Buddhist bases for responding to crimes motivated by hate" at a meeting of the Faith Communities Forum (FCF), facilitated by the...Continue Reading
Here are the 2017 dates for the Healthcare Chaplaincy Faith and Belief Group's courses on ‘Starting out in Healthcare Chaplaincy’ in Manchester and Birmingham, open to those of any faith or belief group.
To take …Continue Reading
You are warmly invited to the next NBO gathering: “Buddhism in action: what are we doing?
Buddhists from a variety of UK traditions will meet to explore the social role of Buddhism in the UK.…Continue Reading
Read about the Anukampa Bhikkuni Project, aspiring to bring into being a nunnery for fully ordained Theravadin bhikkunis in the UK.
July saw the opening of a very ambitious redevelopment of Vajrasana, the London Buddhist Centre's retreat centre in Suffolk.
which both the The Guardian newspaper and the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) considered architecturally …Continue Reading