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Triratna Buddhist Community Vancouver Society

Triratna Buddhist Community Vancouver Society
460 Nanaimo Street, #207
Vancouver, BC
V5L 4W3


Non-resident teacher: Upakarin, ordained priest

Alternate contacts: Upakarin, Vimalasara

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 2022