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Triratna Buddhist Community Vancouver Society

Triratna Buddhist Community Vancouver Society
1871 – 7th Avenue East
Vancouver, BC
V5N 1S1
604-982-3310
http://www.vancouverbuddhistcentre.com/

E-mail: dayasiddhi@hotmail.com

Non-resident teacher: Upakarin, ordained priest

Alternate contacts: Upakarin upakarin@shaw.ca, Vimalasara vimalasara@gmail.com

Lineage: Urgyen Sangharakshita

Practices: Chanting prayers, chanting mantras, commentary study, dana to sangha, discussion groups, meditation, precepts/ordination, prostrations, retreats, sutra study, vegetarian

Meditation: Altruism (tonglen, etc.), breaths (counting), breaths (noticing), calming (shamatha), insight (vipassana), just sitting (shikantaza), loving kindness (metta), visualization, walking

Public activities: Drop-in meditation Thursdays & Sundays. Drop-in meditation for people in recovery Mondays. Monthly puja devotional ritual

Other activities and initiatives: Dharma study, day retreats, residential long week-end retreats.

Associated with: International Triratna Buddhist Community

Language: English

Charity number: 800864266RR0001 Registered 2011

Listing updated: March 16, 2014