ALBA newsletter archive

ALBA Community logoCommunity: The Amaravati Lay Buddhist Newsletter

Community magazines were issued over about 10 years or so up until 2010. They contain articles and news from the extended ALBA lay-community.

 

Spring 2010 / 2553 Issue No. 29

  • Community & Communion
  • Thich Nat Hanh and Plum Village
  • Buddhist Perspective on Social Action
  • A Hunters Guide to Rare Animals
  • Tick the Box
  • The ‘I’ Delusion
  • The God Survey

Spring 2009 / 2552 Issue No. 28

  • Faith in the economy
  • It’s not just about sitting
  • Questions
  • Don’t Sleep there are Snakes
  • The Crucible of Practice
  • The Dalai Lama’s Visit
  • A day for RE teachers
  • ALBA News

Autumn 2008 / 2551 Issue No. 27

  • Secular Buddhism
  • Mindfulness Based Therapy
  • Anandwan – Forest of Bliss
  • Debtless

Autumn 2007 / 2550 Issue No. 26

  • Truly, madly, deeply engaged Buddhism
  • Judging by Appearances
  • No suffering
  • Honesty
  • Translating the Karaniya Metta Sutta 
  • Review of the God Delusion

Spring 2007 / 2550 Issue No. 25

  • Climatic Uncertainty
  • The Ugly Duckling – Not I!
  • Tisarana Buddhist Monastery
  • Birth, Buddhism & Babies!
  • Joe: Living with Fragile x Syndrome
  • A Journey to Assisi
  • A Visit to Nilambe
  • ALBA News

Spring 2006 / 2549 Issue No. 24

  • The End of the World
  • A Journey to Assisi
  • Meditation Workshop
  • Seeing Haiku
  • Religion – Comfort or Challenge
  • What a Fudge!
  • The Inferior Path
  • ALBA

Autumn 2005 / 2548 Issue No. 23

  • In people we trust?
  • The Temple at Kosgoda
  • Sickness – A Teacher
  • Making connection beyond words
  • The wisdom of the heart
  • Assisted Dying 
  • Bluebell Walk

Spring 2005 / 2548 Issue No. 22 

  • Impermanence of Buddhism
  • On pilgrimage to Bodh Gaya
  • Luang Por Pannavaddho – an appreciation
  • India – impressions and reflections
  • Book Review

Spring 2005 / 2548 Issue No. 21

  • Teaching Buddhism
  • Women’s Weekend
  • The Buddha’s Smile
  • The Problem with Anatta
  • Kindness and Understanding
  • Letters & News

Summer 2004 / 2547 Issue No. 20

  • Snowflakes – a declaration of intent
  • Reflections on Insubstantiality
  • Handling anger with kindness
  • Letters & News

Spring 2004 / 2547 Issue No. 19

  • Theory versus Practice?
  • Buddhist Meetings
  • Samadhi
  • One Life
  • Holiday Reflections
  • Doing a David Blain
  • Retreat Reflections
  • Letters & News