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Gathering for Dharmacharinis and Women Training for Ordination

Sun 1st Nov : 10:15 am - 4:30 pm

Virtual Event
£10 – £24
Detail from Prajnaparamita figure, showing hand mudra

Prajnaparamita – Wisdom’s Golden Light shining in Troubled Times

Join us to welcome Samantabhadri and Dayanandi for another wonderful day of deepening practice, friendship and the inspiration of the Dharma. Samantabhadri writes: In these uncertain times, can we turn to the perfect wisdom of the extraordinary Prajnaparamita and to the love and golden light that shine within her? In the current crisis, can we experience the primacy of our Going for Refuge for the benefit of ourselves and our world?

For women in training for ordination in the Triratna Buddhist Order, along with women Order members.


The price for this kind of day is now £24 standard rate / £16 concessionary / £10 age 18 - 25. Payment still a problem? As a small unfunded charity, the Centre relies on the generosity of people who come here, but we don't want to turn anyone away. Please contact the Centre Team on info@manchesterbuddhistcentre.org.uk and we'll work something out with you.

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10.15 Please arrive at 10.15 for a 10.30 start
10.30 Welcome and introduction
10.50 Talk by Samantabhadri – Listen to the Perfect Wisdom of Prajnaparamita
11.40 Break
12 noon Meditative reflection with Samantabhadri
12.40 Break
1.45 Body scan meditation
2.10 Talk by Dayanandi: All we can do is go for refuge, followed by two short personal talks on the theme
3 pm Break
3.20 Small groups: What I’ve taken from the day and theme
3.45 Ending ritual dedicated to Prajnaparamita

What if I have to cancel?

Get in touch - you can­:
• Transfer to a similar event when possible
• Cancel and get a full refund if the event is more than 14 days away
• Cancel, but with a cancellation charge of £10 for a day event or six-week course; £20 for a weekend event; £50 for a residential retreat, if less than 14 days from the event date


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Women TFO and Dharmacharinis Day, Nov 2020
Standard Rate
£ 24
Women TFO and Dharmacharinis Day, Nov 2020
£ 16
Women TFO and Dharmacharinis Day, Nov 2020
Age 18-25
£ 10


Sun 1st Nov
10:15 am - 4:30 pm
£10 – £24
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Manchester Buddhist Centre
16-20 Turner Street
Manchester, M4 1DZ United Kingdom
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Suitable for?
GFR Mitras, Order Members
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