On monday evenings we have a discussion and study group at 7.00pm. We will look at a variety of topics related to Buddhism. Different people will lead the group on different occasions, and the format will vary - sometimes we will look at an issue or read a passage together as a basis for discussion. Other times we might study a Buddhist text in more detail or have an invited speaker.See More
Interested in Buddhism from a very early age. Hit the hippy trail to Dharamsala in the 1970s. Kept an interest in all things Buddhist since then but have a natural distrust of organised religion. Like to keep a very open mind about most things.
What is your involvement in Tariki?
I am the treasurer and a trustee.
Are you a student or have you studied with us?
What can you offer?
Are there things you would like to see Tariki doing or want to know more about?
I hope Tariki will be an eclectic, progressive force for good. To promote diversity and understanding. And of course to flourish.
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…
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