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The Indiana Buddhist Center is a place of teaching and practice, promoting the active development of compassion and loving-kindness.


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About the Center


The Indiana Buddhist Center serves the people of central Indiana and beyond by being a local source of accurate information on the religion and philosophy of Buddhism in the lineage of His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama. The Center serves as a place of teaching, practice, meditation and friendship for Indiana Buddhists and those who are interested in learning about the Dharma...

The Bodhicitta Prayer

May the supreme jewel bodhicitta 

that has not arisen arise and grow, 

and may that which has arisen not diminish, 

but increase more and more.


Do not commit any non-virtuous actions,

Perform only perfect, virtuous actions,

Subdue your mind thoroughly - 

This is the teaching of the Buddha