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Buddhafield Base Values – Authentic Community

In a community we find others and we find ourselves. The beauty and challenge of relationships are opportunities for generosity, forgiveness and bravery. These are the qualities that move us beyond our self-centredness.

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Buddhafield Base Values – Care for Land and Ecology

Land is integral to Buddhafield – it’s where we connect to the elements, strip away our complex lives and live simply, together. Our events take place outdoors and under canvas, embracing a joyful existence in the natural world.

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What is Buddhist Activism?

Amaragita, Katja Behrendt, Priyadaka and Yogaratna offer a thoughtful set of reflections in articulating why a distinctive Buddhist approach to urgent issues like climate change and racism can be effective.

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The Family Friendly Archive

Buddhafield is open to people of all ages and backgrounds. This is particularly exemplified at the Village Family-friendly retreat held in August of each year for more than 20 years. We are committed to continuing this inter-generational approach at Base

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Seeds of the Heart: Talks from the Dharma Parlour at Buddhafield 2022

Just as the spring rains water a whole landscape, so that each plant and creature can flourish in their own way, a community, working together with a shared vision, can help create a sustainable and inspiring world to support individuals to grow. Plants need strong roots to flower; people need to connect with the land and each other to develop. Which seeds shall we plant and water? Where are our hearts rooted?

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