Hello, I'm Richard, having a long term interest (since I was at Primary School!)in Buddhism, the natural world, reading and writing. I worked for many years in the field of ecology for a local authority, up until last year when I retired. I still do the odd bit of freelace work doing guided walks and enjoy sharing with others.
How did you hear about Tariki?
Via Caroline and Dharmavidya on Amida ning.
What is your involvement in Tariki?
Interest and love of Pure Land Buddhism.
Are you a student or have you studied with us?
Not as a student of Buddhist Psychology.
What can you offer?
Enthusiasm and love of nature - guided reflective walking in nature.
Are there things you would like to see Tariki doing or want to know more about?
I would like to participate in (on the whole, not too much time spent talking retreats, but with Nembutsu practice, plus meditation, with space for sharing at the end. Art based workshops, creative writing, collage work etc.
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