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
Keeping You Safe at the MBC
Online Classes & Events
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.