Padmaloka Online Study Seminars - Starting next week
The Meaning of Conversion in Buddhism
Online Study Seminar
Friday 22nd - Monday 25th May - Now Fully Booked
or Thursday 28th - Sunday 31st May
Ordination into the Triratana Buddhist Order is the witnessing of the profound act of Going for Refuge. Going for Refuge involves a total transformation of our being and our relationship with others.
In order to gain a deeper understanding of what that entails we will be studying an early lecture series of Bhante Sangharakshita - The Meaning of Conversion in Buddhism - which explores four important turning points in this process of total transformation as described in the Buddhist tradition: Going for Refuge, Stream Entry, the Arising of the Bodhicitta, and the Paravrtti or 'turning about in the deepest seat of consciousness'.
The study text can be found here:
Click here for the talks: https://www.freebuddhistaudio.com/series/details?num=X02
Click here for a printable pdf: https://www.sangharakshita.org/_books/meaning-of-conversion.pdf
Led by: The Ordination Team
Open to: men who've asked for ordination only
Bookings through the retreats page on our website will open at some point within the next few days. Until then, If you would like to reserve a place on one of these first two seminars then email the Guest Master at firstname.lastname@example.org. Places are limited.
These seminars will be run on a dana basis. You will be invited to give what you can when you book through the website.