Triratna Buddhist Community

Orden Budista Triratna
Buddhistische Gemeinschaft Triratna
Buddhistiska Gemenskapen Triratna
Buddhalainen Yhteiso Triratna
Triratna Bauddha Mahasangha

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6 Apr 1967, London (UK), as Friends of the Western Buddhist Order (FWBO) -- Amigos del Orden Budista Occidental (AOBO) -- Freunde des Westlichen Buddhistischen Orden -- Västerländska Buddhistordens Vänner -- Länsimaisen Buddhalaisen Veljeskunnan Ystävät -- Trailokya Bauddha Mahasangha Sahayak Gana (TBMSG), by an English Buddhist teacher, Venerable Urgyen Sangharakshita. Renamed Western Buddhist Order (WBO) 1968. Present name adopted, 2010.


Teach Buddhism as taught by Sangharakshita; enable people to follow the Buddhist path in the context of the modern world.

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Awareness raising; training/education; networking/liaising.


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Relations with Non-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 2 non-governmental organizations.
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Members in 27 countries
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UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities



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6. May 2019
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