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
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A Statement of Solidarity and Compassion

A Statement of Solidarity and Compassion

A Statement of Solidarity and Compassion
March 2021

We are heartbroken by the stream of reports about acts of terror and harassment directed towards Asian, Asian American, Asian Canadian, and Pacific Islander communities. We stand against all forms of hatred towards people of Asian descent, and towards all People of Color, including Black and Indigenous peoples. <... Read more

Tuesday Evenings Online

Tuesday Evenings Online

Tuesday Friends’ Evenings Online — 

After having ‘met’ the historical Buddha, we turn now to archetypes of the Awakened Mind. What treasures are held in the wondrous imagery? What is sparked in our imagination, what opens for us, as we encounter the symbolism of this sacred Mandala?

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

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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

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

On Two Wings | Holding Love and Concern for the Earth

On Two Wings | Holding Love and Concern for the Earth

Event Dates: April 23-25


On Two Wings

Holding Love and Concern for the Earth

Holding both great love and great concern is a path that can lead us to wisdom and to joy. We can strengthen these two wings with awareness in nature. Nature is always with us, just as the Buddha and the possibility of awakening are always with us.  Read more

Waking Up with Mindfulness

Waking Up with Mindfulness

Event Dates: May 17-21


Looking for a way to go deeper in your meditation practice and your practice of mindfulness? This is the way!

The Buddha described Satipatthāna or Read more