As the scale of devastation from India’s second wave of coronavirus overwhelms its medical facilities and throws many over the brink of starvation, the MBC asks you to support Triratna Buddhist Community’s relief organisations working in collaboration with our partners in India.

MBC In Person – Events at the Centre

Upcoming Courses

Keeping You Safe at the MBC

Do not attend if you are unwell or if you are required to isolate.
Check-in on arrival using the QR Code system.
We recommend that you wear a mask inside the MBC, when distancing cannot be maintained.
Maintain Social Distancing where possible.
Sanitise on Entry .
Please follow all directions from the MBC team.

Online Classes & Events

Maitreyabandhu talks about the Towards Insight Online Meditation Course starting 7 June
Meditation Weekdays 7am – 7.50am on Zoom

Residential Retreats in 2021 – Book Now

New MBC Opening Hours: Mondays and Thursday 11am – 2pm as well as Saturdays 10.30am – 12.30pm. Drop by and browse the Library and Bookshop.

The Melbourne Buddhist Centre is run by the Triratna Buddhist Community, an international network dedicated to practising and teaching Buddhist ethics, meditation and wisdom in the contemporary world. For over 30 years the Melbourne Buddhist Centre has been sharing meditation and Buddhist practice via drop-in meditation classes, meditation and Buddhism courses, Dharma talks from local and visiting Buddhists, Buddhist study groups and on retreat. In the process building a vibrant and friendly Buddhist Community in Melbourne. Check out our online program to support you in these challenging times; connecting you to practicing Buddhists in Melbourne.

The Triratna Buddhist Community is an organisation whose charter is to make available the teachings of the Buddha to people of all cultures and backgrounds. Our Community welcomes people of all races, nationalities and those from the lgbti community. We draw inspiration from all the great Buddhist schools to facilitate practice in a contemporary cultural context. 

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