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UPDATE_COVID-19_18th September 2020

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Yesterday, Thursday the 17th of September, we announced that we were opening our Dhamma Hall vestibule - under strict health & safety guidelines - for our supporters to leave offerings, with no more than 3 people allowed in the vestibule at all times. Most of you will be familiar with…

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STAYING IN TOUCH WITH THE MONASTERY_17th September 2020

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It is now possible to leave offerings in the entrance lobby to the Dhamma Hall, between 7am and 7pm, any day of the week. 

In keeping with government guidelines, we ask that all who visit write their name and phone number on the pieces of paper made available. We…

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New Moon Update: August 2020

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Today, Tuesday 18th, is the New Moon day for the month of August, 2020. The next uposatha day will be the Full Moon which falls on Wednesday 2nd September.

The sangha at Harnham have been taking more time to be on retreat recently. Restrictions imposed on us because of…

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Winter Retreat Support_2021

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There is an opportunity to join the team supporting the sangha at Aruna Ratanagiri during our Winter Retreat 2021, from early January to the end of March. If you are male, under 65 years of age, interested in meditation and able to help with cooking, cleaning and other tasks…

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Monday 8th June, 2020, Update on consequences of COVID-19

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INFORMING FRIENDS OF ARUNA RATANAGIRI
Update on restrictions resulting from COVID-19
8th June 2020

Stipulations that the government has had in place for several weeks are now beginning to be relaxed. However, out of concern for the residents of the monastery and its neighbours, the sangha is waiting before…

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Thursday 19th March, 2020, Update on preparations for COVID-19

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INFORMING FRIENDS OF ARUNA RATANAGIRI
Update on restrictions resulting from COVID-19
19th March 2020

Somewhat sooner than anticipated the monastery is already entering into the next level of limitation (level 3). We respectfully request you support us in this decision seeing it as an effort to protect…

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