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Sangharakshita Commemorative Day

Sun 16th Dec, 2018 : 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Sangharakshita Shrine

This day to commemorate our founder and teacher will be led by the Manchester Buddhist Centre Preceptors Kula, which includes Aparajita, Arthavadin, Dayanandi, Jayadevi, Mahasraddha, Ratnaguna and Taravandana. The morning is for Order members, and the afternoon includes the rest of the Sangha – Mitras and friends who have completed a Buddhism Going Deeper / Level 2 course. Please get in touch if you’re not sure. Free event. No need to book, just turn up a few minutes before we start.

• Read Vishvapani’s obituary of Sangharakshita from the Buddhist Centre Online


10 am: Order Members practice – chanting, a reading and practising the Kalyana Mitra Yoga together
12.30: Wider Sangha arrives for shared lunch. Please bring vegan food to share. If it's vegetarian but not vegan, please label it clearly.
1.45:Talks on Bhante from Dayanandi and Ratnaguna
2.25: ITV film, An Enlightened Englishman – a personal and moving overview of Sangharakshita and his life
3.15: Tea, or silent time in the shrine room
3.45: Special Puja dedicated to Sangharakshita with Bardo reading, Mantras, Dharmapala Gata,
and Bodhisattva Song
5 pm: Close

Health Issues

If there are any health issues, physical, emotional or mental, that could affect your participation in a course or event, please contact the Buddhist Centre on 0161 834 9232, and ask to talk confidentially to one of our Order members, before deciding whether to attend.

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Sun 16th Dec, 2018
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Manchester Buddhist Centre
16-20 Turner Street
Manchester, M4 1DZ United Kingdom
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Sangha, Mitras, GFR Mitras, Order Members
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