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There are lots of appeals for one action or another, but this one I felt particularly moved by as it involves children. The information comes from the Ecumenical Accompanying Programme in…Continue
Started Mar 27, 2013
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I attended the 2 1/2 day European Shin Buddhist conference with Caroline in Düsseldorf 31 August to 2 September 2012. Shin is short for Jo Do Shin Shu, which means pure land faith school (of Buddhism).
I had not gone with very high expectations, as Caroline had thought I might find it quite strange. To my great surprise, I had an inspiring, exciting and uplifting time. At it I met about a dozen people that I had really deep conversations with and made…Continue
Posted on September 6, 2012 at 12:09 — 1 Comment
We were going to get some of the lofts insulated at The Buddhist House. As you can imagine, in a big old house like The Buddhist House there are several different bits of roof space. I wanted to get them All insulted up to modern normal best practise standards.
I am motivated mainly to prevent climate change. If we go beyond 450ppm of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, the effects on the planet will…Continue
Posted on June 2, 2012 at 18:00 — 2 Comments
I bought a mobile phone in 2005, which I only use when I am trying to meet up with someone.
Last November I bought a new battery for it for £10 off the internet and then just recently when I tried to charge it the adapter/charger was not working. I wondered if I was going to have to spend another £10 getting a new adapter charger. But when Dean last visited he said he had seen a new mobile for £8. So yesterday I when to Carphone Warehouse in the local Retail Park to see what my…Continue
Posted on April 8, 2012 at 11:17 — 1 Comment