I thought you might like to know about recent translations into English of some of the books of the Pali Canon, by Bhikkhu Sujato. Whilst you have to buy other translations, these are available for…Continue
Don de Silva is an environmentalist, writer and now a university Buddhist chaplain. He has direct experience of the way in which concern about the environment turned into a global movement. He was involved in organizing key world environmental summits. A former senior official of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), he has initiated and managed environment and advocacy projects in many parts of the world. As a chaplain, he now works to promote mental health and well-being – through meditation and mindfulness. He also works to create awareness about what Faith can offer to Ecology, Climate Change, and Sustainable Development.
How did you hear about Tariki?
From the NBO network
What is your involvement in Tariki?
Conducting a forum on Buddhism and the Environment
Are you a student or have you studied with us?
What can you offer?
Project development and management. Advocacy. Programs on Buddhism, Good Governance, Environment, Equity, Justice, and Empowerment.
Programs on Dhammic Diplomacy.
Are there things you would like to see Tariki doing or want to know more about?
I have only recently come into contact with The Tariki Trust, through online interaction. Whilst staying true to Tariki's Pureland tradition, there is a real need for a space for all Buddhists to come together.
One-day HUMANISTIC PSYCHOLOGY Conference Expanding a Humanistic Vision for a 21st Century Psychology Saturday 7th October 2017 Resources for London, 356 Holloway Road, London N7 6PA, 9am-5pm Cost: £60 - includes lunch, refreshments and live music from Jennifer Maidman and Annie Whitehead (ex Penguin Cafe…
This is a newsletter for all those who have been involved with our Ten Directions ecotherapy training, including past and current students and people who are considering joining the programme in 2017. Within Tariki we have a growing community of people who share an interest in taking therapeutic work outdoors and we want to keep you in touch with us and with one…
Since the time of the Buddha people have looked to Buddhism as a source of salvation from their unhappiness and confusion. In the modern age, psychotherapy has become a route which many people choose to help them face and move beyond their personal suffering. Not surprisingly many Western therapists tend to gravitate towards Buddhist ideas and, conversely, Buddhists are often interested in exploring how their faith…
I wrote this article for Running Tide back in January but it didnt get published and as Running Tide has only just come out, things had obviously moved on. I'm putting it up here because it seems like a pity to waste a good article - or even a mediocre one!
Going Back to Go Forward: The Birth of Tariki Trust