Welcome to Aryaloka!

Aryaloka is a place dedicated to the study and practice of Buddhism. We are part of the Triratna Buddhist Community - an international network of public centers, communities and projects. Our mission is to create the best possible conditions in which to explore and practice the Buddhist path. We study and practice meditation and Buddhadharma in a spiritual community based on the ideals of compassion, generosity, and awareness.

Below you'll find information about featured and upcoming events, retreats, and news from our center. Hope to see you soon!

Upcoming Events at Aryaloka:

Vajra Bell: Fall/Winter 2020

Vajra Bell: Fall/Winter 2020

The Fall/Winter 2020 issue of the Vajra Bell is online! Climate Crisis: ‘It’s really happening’

  • Some highlights of this issue on climate change include:
  • Anālayo: Grounding Our Activism in Ethics and Compassion
    by Satyada
  • 20 Suggestions for ‘Dealing with Overwhelm’
    by Vessantara
  • Eco-Anxiety: Saying Goodbye to the Earth
    by Gunopeta
  • ... Read more

Tuesday Evenings Online

Tuesday Evenings Online

Tuesday Friends’ Evenings Online — 

Click Here to Join any Tuesday 7-8:30pm

The Buddha Then, Awakening Now

For the Winter of 2021 we’ll be exploring important themes from the life of the Buddha, discovering how his example informs and inspires our own journey now. The life ... Read more

A Message of Unity and Awareness – Our Commitment to the Work of Racial Equality

A Message of Unity and Awareness – Our Commitment to the Work of Racial Equality

Aryaloka has aspired to create a community that embodies what is best of our humanity. We cherish life and the qualities of awareness, kindness, compassion and freedom. We stand united in peace against the three poisons of greed, hatred and ignorance, in whatever form they may take through human behaviour. Racism is a manifestation of the poisons that continues to undermine the safety, opportunity and happiness of many people, and it is our responsibility as Buddhists to become aware of any racist tendencies in ourselves or in our communities, and do the work... Read more

A Message of Goodwill and Good News from Amala

A Message of Goodwill and Good News from Amala

Aryaloka Remains Vital Online


Dear Friends of Aryaloka,

We hope that you are in good health and faring well in the current conditions of our world. We would like to share with you some news about Aryaloka to keep you well informed, and to let you know that we are here to support your practice of the Buddha’s teaching.

Aryaloka continues to host online classes and retreats. Tuesday Friends’ Nights carry on as they have... Read more

Welcoming Liberation A Space for Thriving BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color) BAME (Black, Asian, Minority, Ethnic) Dharma and Community Connection

Welcoming  Liberation A Space for Thriving BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color) BAME (Black, Asian, Minority, Ethnic) Dharma and Community Connection

Welcoming  Liberation

A Space for Thriving BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color) BAME (Black, Asian, Minority, Ethnic) Dharma and Community Connection.

Last Saturday of every month: 2 hours. Click here for more info and to reserve a space.

USA PST 09:00-11:00 | México 11:00-13:00 | USA EST 12:00-14:00 | IE &UK 17:00-19:00 | India 21:30-23:30 | Australia EST 02.00-04:00 ... Read more

Shutdown Samsara! An Everyday Path to Nirvana

Shutdown Samsara! An Everyday Path to Nirvana

Winter 2021


There are many opportunities in the Seacoast Area for online Dharma practice. As we continue to navigate the difficulties of pandemic shutdown, let’s shutdown the cycle of suffering with meditation, inspiring teachings, and loving community! This winter — break the wheel!

 

Aryaloka Tuesday Friend... Read more

Change Your Mind — Change the World

Change Your Mind — Change the World

Event Dates: Jan 15–18, 2021


Change Your Mind — Change the World |
The practice of transforming mind, heart and community; Regional Retreat 2021

Buddhism works because our minds are changeable. The Buddha taught that the mind was not a fixed thing; the mind was more like an ever moving and responding network of habits and processes. It is because of this fluidity, that we can approach our... Read more