Buddhist Council Lunch

On Saturday 30 November, you are invited to an end-of-year gathering at Vimutti Monastery (south of Auckland).

The day's events:

  • 9.30 a.m. arrive and drop off food
  • 10 a.m. gather in yurt for welcome and talks (see below)
  • 11 a.m. mini-almsround and shared lunch (please bring vegetarian food to share)
  • tour of monastery

There will be a chance to network with Buddhists from a wide range of traditions, and to meet the people active in the Buddhist Council.

Our chairperson Amala Wrightson will give a brief report on her recent trip to India for theFounding Members’ Conclave of the International Buddhist Confederation, and our vice-chairperson Ecie Hursthouse will report on the first Buddhist chaplaincy course in Aotearoa.

To register your interest or inquire about ride-sharing, please contact Sally, 021 023 77475 or email nzbcsecretary@gmail.com, with your contact details and the number of people intending to come. 

Vimutti Buddhist Monastery is at 750 Paparata Road, Bombay, around 40-50 minutes' drive south of central Auckland. Directions from Auckland.

A printable poster with event details is attached below.



Poster does not list the date: 30 November 2013