Bhante Urgyen Sangharakshita (1925–2018) taught a complete vision of human life. His teachings span the breadth and depth of the Buddhist tradition, while emphasising friendship, the arts, and inspired imagination.
A creative presence in global Buddhism for over 70 years, he's best known as founder of the Triratna Buddhist Community, an international movement practising Buddhism for today and tomorrow.
Poet. Wanderer. Monk. Teacher. Radical. Friend.
Discover Sangharakshita's life.
The final home of Sangharakshita, a site of pilgrimage and connection – now open to visitors.
Sangharakshita left behind a rich collection of thousands of photographs and video footage which are now available online:
View the Triratna Picture Library.