Here you can find practical advice on how to help your Buddhist society grow, or useful information on Buddhism.
Running a Buddhist Society
The following resources have been developed to help Buddhist societies run smoothly.
Mitra has developed them from training sessions held for our network of societies.
STARTING A SOCIETY
A brief introduction on some of the basics needed to start a society
RUNNING A SOCIETY
Basic information on how to run and grow a Buddhist society
Some ideas for activities for your society to keep society members active and learning about the Dharma
How to attract members early on in the year
ORGANISING DHARMA TALKS
Ideas on how to make sure Dharma talks are relevant, interesting and well organised
Describes the roles and responsibilities of each member of the executive committee. A good resource to train your new committee with.
RECOMMENDING BUDDHIST PUBLICATIONS
There are many Buddhist books out there. This pamphlet outlines the most appropriate books to recommend to others depending on their background and interests.