Triratna Training for Ordination Retreat - Vision of the Order

for Women+

Thursday, May 7, 2020 - 6:00pm to Sunday, May 17, 2020 - 2:00pm


This retreat is part of Triratna Ordination Training for women+ -- for those who identify as female, including those who are non-binary and trans-women, who wish to take ordination into the Triratna Buddhist Order.

Team: Aryadhrishti, Danamaya, Dayanandi, Dharmasuri, Taraprabha, Vimalasara, Viriyalila 

Theme: Vision of the Order. Study materials will be available in December. We encourage reading and discussing the material with others prior to the retreat.

Travel considerations:

Arriving: Please plan to arrive to San Francisco Buddhist Center before 2 pm on May 7th for ride coordination. Dharmadhara is 2-2.5 hours drive north of the city. If arriving earlier and need help with a place to stay, let us know. 

Departing: We will be coordinating rides from Dharmadhara back to the city. If flying we suggest leaving Sunday evening or the next day if possible.

Questions? Please contact the TFO Coordinating Team at




Viriyalila, (point person)

Retreat Requirements: 
Order Members
Booking Deadline Date: 
Monday, February 10, 2020

Payment Info

Please pay the highest amount you are able within the range of $450 to $650. This helps us to cover the cost of the retreat team, the cook, and others needing help with costs.  You can pay in full now or pay a $200 deposit to reserve your place. Thank you.

If you need to request a rate lower than $450  please email the team.

To register enter the amount you wish to pay now in the box below and click + Add to Cart.  At the end of your registration you will have the option to choose pay by paypal to pay now, or choose pay later to pay later or by another method (eg check). If you are part of the team leave the donation amount blank and choose pay later. 

This event is no longer open for bookings