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Volunteer Retreat Cook – posted on Thu, 03 Apr 2014

The retreat to be led by Ajahn Abhinando in August is booking up but so far we don’t have a cook. ...

Lakeside Work Day on Saturday 12th April – posted on Wed, 02 Apr 2014

There will be a session in the morning from 8.30 til 11am, then a break for the meal and a second ...

Study & Practice Day on Sunday the 27th April – posted on Wed, 02 Apr 2014

Day of meditation and study at Kusala House, led by Ajahn Abhinando. Starting at 9:30am and finishing with tea at 5:30pm. ...

Clock Change – posted on Sun, 30 Mar 2014

With the beginning of British Summer Time on Sunday the 30th March we have changed the meal time back to 11:30am. ...

Kitchen Manager Vacancy – posted on Sun, 30 Mar 2014

We have an opportunity for a volunteer to manage the monastery kitchen for 6 to 12 months. Applicants need to be ...

South-East Asian New Year – posted on Sun, 30 Mar 2014

We will celebrate South-East Asian New Year around the meal offering on Sunday the 13th of April, starting at 10:30am. Everyone ...

Sri Lankan new year Dhamma gathering – posted on Sat, 15 Mar 2014

“Aluth Awurudu Daham Hamuwa” There is an opportunity for Sinhala speaking community to gather at Harnham Buddhist monastery Dhamma hall to ...

Ajahn Chah Memorial Day – posted on Wed, 15 Jan 2014

Tomorrow, 16th January is the Ajahn Chah Memorial Day. We will celebrate the occasion during Evening Puja with chanting, meditation and ...

Winter Retreat – posted on Tue, 07 Jan 2014

The monastery is on retreat during January, February and March. During this time we do not offer accomodation to guests. Please ...

The Winding Up of the Magga Bhavaka Trust – posted on Wed, 18 Dec 2013

In 2010, the Harnham Buddhist Monastery Trust (HBMT) took over the stewardiship of Aruna Ratanagiri from the Magga Bhavaka Trust (MBT). ...

Weekend Events Change Back to Sunday – posted on Sun, 08 Dec 2013

From the beginning of January the public evening puja with Dhamma talk as well as all the other regular Saturday afternoon ...

New Year's Gathering – posted on Tue, 03 Dec 2013

There are two opportunities to mark the occasion of the New Year by re-committing to the 5 precepts at the monastery: ...

Lakeside work day on the 7th Dec – posted on Sat, 30 Nov 2013

There will be a session in the morning from 8.30 til 11am then a break for the meal and resuming between ...

New Year's Eve Forgiveness & Aspiration Ceremony on 31st Dec – posted on Sat, 30 Nov 2013

As usual on the 31st of December we will hold a forgiveness and aspiration ceremony at Harnham. This will begin with ...

Practice and Study Days – posted on Sat, 30 Nov 2013

Practice and study days will start up again after the winter retreat. The next day is planned for Sunday 27th April ...

Study & Practice day on the 1st Dec – posted on Wed, 06 Nov 2013

Day of meditation and study at Kusala House, led by Ajahn Abhinando. Starting at 9:30am and finishing with tea at 5:30pm. ...

Clock change – posted on Thu, 31 Oct 2013

With the end of the British Summer Time on Sunday the 27th October we have changed the meal time back to ...

Forest Sangha Calendar 2014 – posted on Sat, 19 Oct 2013

We have published printable PDF versions of the 2014 calendar at forestsangha.org/calendar. Available in 12 languages, thanks to the collaboration of ...

Lakeside work day on the 26th Oct – posted on Thu, 10 Oct 2013

There will be a session in the morning from 8.30 til 11am then a break for the meal and resuming between ...

Kathina 2013 2556 – posted on Sun, 15 Sep 2013

You are welcome to join us for the kathina celebrations at Aruna Ratanagiri. This year’s kathina celebrations will be held on ...