Like Bush Groves Blossoming

flower!

 

Like bush groves blossoming

In the first heat of summer

So too is the brilliant Dhamma he taught

Leading to Nibbāna, the foremost benefit

In the Buddha is this precious jewel

By this truth may there be happiness

- Ratana Sutta: Khuddaka Nikaya, Sn 2.1

MITRA Conference and ASA Conference

The MITRA (optimistically) Youth Buddhist Network will again be holding a conference this year on the 3rd and 4th of May, with the theme ‘Destination Mindfulness’. Conference topics and speakers (some may be quite familiar!) can be found here. For more details please check out mitra.org.au.

The 2014 Australian Sangha Association Conference will kindly be hosted by the BSV, Buddhist Society of Victoria on March 25. Monks and Nuns from all over Australia are invited to attend the conference. For more information, please see the ASA website.