men's going for refuge week
Nayaka - Nayaka came to Dhanakosa in 1996 after learning to meditate with the Newcastle Buddhist Centre. Drawn by the mountains, he quickly felt at home here and became increasingly involved in the running of the centre. He became part of the management team in 1999, was ordained into the Western Buddhist Order in 2001 and became centre director in 2006. He has a background in earth and life sciences, has a long standing interest in natural history and a love of the wilderness.
Nayaka lives at Dhanakosa with Dharmavasini and their 2 children.
open to people practicing within the Triratna Buddhist community in Scotland
For men training for ordination into the Triratna Buddhist Order.
Covid-19 update: At the current time we cannot confirm that this retreat will run, we are however taking waiting list places, so please contact us if you would like to be added to the waiting list.