Online Training Seminars for Centres
Online Training Seminars for Centres
These online seminars were run by Sikkha during the Covid-19 outbreak to help Centres go online and communicate the Dharma more effectively. Each topic has a recording of the seminar on YouTube, and shared documents for further resources.
These online seminars were run by Sikkha during the Covid-19 outbreak to help Centres go online and communicate the Dharma more effectively. Each topic has a recording of the seminar on YouTube, and shared documents for further resources.
Communicating the Dharma Effectively
The seminar explors how to help Triratna Centres get their events online, livestream teaching practice in an effective way, and how to make the best use of technology in a way that stays true to the culture of Triratna.

It was led by Maitreyabandhu and Sanjay Poyzer and took place on Saturday 18th April via Zoom.

Main Seminar
Questions and answers from morning session
Live-streaming collaborative toolkit
Questions and answers from evening session
Leading Dharma Study & Discussion Groups Effectively
This seminar explores how best to lead study groups online, especially using the online platform Zoom. Also included is a podcast done by the event leaders to answer and additional questions and topics not covered in the seminar.

It was led by Ratnaguna and Danadasa, and took place on Saturday 25th April 2020 via Zoom.

Main Seminar
 
Podcast discussing further issues raised at seminar

Document – The Basics of Using Zoom for Study Groups Online.

How to Reach People
The seminar is aimed at those who want to use online media as a tool for attracting more people to their Triratna Centres, groups or projects, and presented how best to use our publicity to reach the people we want to reach.

It was led by Maitreyabandhu, Sanjay Poyzer, Emma Thorogood and Anna Norbury and took place on Saturday 23rd May 2020 via Zoom.

Main Seminar
Publicity collaborative toolkit
Effective Fundraising for Triratna Centres
This seminar presents how to effectively fundraise for our Centres and Groups, in particular though phone and email appeals and through direct ask Dana Appeals.

It was led by Kusaladevi from Future Dharma and Sanghamani from Karuna, and took place on Friday 12th July 2020 via Zoom.

Main Seminar
Triratna Online Fundraising Toolkit v1
Triratna Online Fundraising Toolkit v2
Centre Fundraising Support Page
Un kit de herramientas Triratna para recaudación de fondos online
Meeting our Needs to Meet the World’s Needs
This seminar was done in response to the extra demands being placed upon people working within and for Triratna during the Covid-lockdown. It offered practical mindfulness and compassion techniques to help people stay well and happy, whilst responding to the needs of the world.

It was led by Vidyamala and Mokshajyoti, and took place on Saturday 8th August 2020 via Zoom.

Main Seminar
PowerPoint Presentation from Seminar
PDF of PowerPoint Presentation
(without embedded video)
Communicating the Dharma Effectively
The seminar explors how to help Triratna Centres get their events online, livestream teaching practice in an effective way, and how to make the best use of technology in a way that stays true to the culture of Triratna.

It was led by Maitreyabandhu and Sanjay Poyzer and took place on Saturday 18th April via Zoom.

Main Seminar
Live-streaming collaborative toolkit
Questions and answers from morning session
Questions and answers from evening session
Leading Dharma Study & Discussion Groups Effectively
This seminar explores how best to lead study groups online, especially using the online platform Zoom. Also included is a podcast done by the event leaders to answer and additional questions and topics not covered in the seminar.

It was led by Ratnaguna and Danadasa, and took place on Saturday 25th April 2020 via Zoom.

Main Seminar

Document – The Basics of Using Zoom for Study Groups Online.

Podcast discussing further issues raised at seminar
How to Reach People
The seminar is aimed at those who want to use online media as a tool for attracting more people to their Triratna Centres, groups or projects, and presented how best to use our publicity to reach the people we want to reach.

It was led by Maitreyabandhu, Sanjay Poyzer, Emma Thorogood and Anna Norbury and took place on Saturday 23rd May 2020 on Zoom.

Main Seminar
Publicity collaborative toolkit
Effective Fundraising for Triratna Centres
This seminar presents how to effectively fundraise for our Centres and Groups, in particular though phone and email appeals and through direct ask Dana Appeals.

It was led by Kusaladevi from Future Dharma and Sanghamani from Karuna, and took place on Friday 12th July 2020 via Zoom.

Main Seminar
Centre Fundraising Support Page
Triratna Online Fundraising Toolkit v1
Triratna Online Fundraising Toolkit v2
Un kit de herramientas Triratna para recaudación de fondos online
Meeting our Needs to Meet the World’s Needs
This seminar was done in response to the extra demands being placed upon people working within and for Triratna during the Covid-lockdown. It offered practical mindfulness and compassion techniques to help people stay well and happy, whilst responding to the needs of the world.

It was led by Vidyamala and Mokshajyoti, and took place on Saturday 8th August 2020 via Zoom.

Main Seminar
PowerPoint Presentation from Seminar
PDF of PowerPoint Presentation
(without embedded video)