CONNECTING SECULAR BUDDHISTS WORLDWIDE

THE NETWORK

Secular Buddhist groups & communities worldwide

SECULAR BUDDHISM

Essential elements & key ideas of secular dharma

CREATING COMMUNITY

Starting & sustaining a secular Buddhist sangha

COURSES & RETREATS

Explore secular dharma through courses & retreats

DEBATE & DIALOGUE

Fostering debate and dialogue among practitioners

MEDITATION

Different ways to meditate from a secular perspective

SOCIAL ENGAGEMENT

Creating a culture of awakening

BOOKS & TALKS

Books, podcasts, & interviews on secular Buddhism

LATEST POSTS

SBN guidelines for contributors and readers’ comments

As a ‘hub’ or space where dialogue is fostered and resources and experiences are shared among secular Buddhists, we will adhere to certain guidelines for contributors and readers’ comments which are consistent with our approach and our intention to play a constructive role in the development of a secular approach to the dharma.

By SBN Editor


Metta in the time of the coronavirus: responses of secular Buddhists to the pandemic

Several contributors to the Secular Buddhist Network website offer their insights on how we can best respond to the coronavirus pandemic. The common theme is that by fully understanding core Buddhist insights regarding impermanence, suffering, and interconnection, as well as  cultivating an ethical stance of care and compassion, we can skillfully respond to this current crisis.

By SBN Editor


Wise advice for uncertain times

The Coronavirus emergency is a great opportunity to cultivate patience, care and integrity and rediscover what is truly ‘urgent’. When it is fragility that becomes the predominant characteristic in our lives, the superfluous becomes less urgent and the need to rediscover a more authentic, more intimate dimension becomes apparent.

By Stefano Bettera


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A map & list of Secular Buddhist groups, centres & resources worldwide. Find those near you. Send us your details to add.

THE LIST

Contact details, information and links to Secular Buddhist communities and resources worldwide.

We are building a comprehensive list by region, city and country.

THE MAP

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If you have a sangha, community, centre, group, resource or website, or are an individual who just wants to connect with others, fill out our simple form and we can add you to the list and map.

FEATURED POSTS


Reimagining Community newsletter #7 April 2020 

By SBN Editor



The Tuwhiri Project- resources for practitioners and communities 

By SBN Editor



Exploring secular Buddhism through courses and retreats 

By SBN Editor



After Buddhism: SBN’s online course on exploring a secular dharma 

By SBN Editor



Upcoming courses and retreats for secular Buddhists 

By SBN Editor



An unconventional glossary of Buddhist qualities, translated from meditative experience and Pali 

By Nelly Kaufer



Ongoing meetings of secular Buddhist groups and sanghas 

By SBN Editor



Key elements of secular Buddhism – a framework 

By SBN Editor



A glossary of Buddhist terms (from a secular perspective)  

By Winton Higgins


SOME OF OUR CONTRIBUTORS

LINDA MODARO
BERNAT FONT
STEPHEN BATCHELOR
LORNA EDWARDS
MARTINE BATCHELOR