Meet 2021 with a fresh approach to life with Buddhist practice. Step through the red doors into a world inspired by the Buddha, Dharma and Sangha. See you soon.

MBC In Person – Events at the Centre

Courses for the New Year

Keeping You Safe at the MBC

Do not attend if you are unwell or if you are required to isolate
Check-in using the QR Code
We recommend you wear a mask inside the MBC, if you are unable to social distance from others.
Maintain Social Distancing where possible.
Sanitise on Entry
Please follow all directions from the MBC team

Residential Retreats in 2021 – Book Now

Online Classes & Events

Meditation Weekdays 7am – 7.50am on Zoom
Meditation/ Dharma Talk/ Breakout Groups

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. 

Listen to Dharma Talks from the MBC

MBC YouTube Channel
MBC Podcasts

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