“I am really pleased that the Trust is able to respond to all sorts of applications, including from those who are not working in an Order context, or who haven’t for many years – that we can respond to people generously, without an expectation of reciprocation.”
Shantiprabha (Adrian Macro) is the present Chair of the Abhayaratna Trust. He joined the Order in 1982 and was a founder of the Oxford Buddhist Centre, and its chair for 10 years. Shantiprabha has valuable experience in Right Livelihood, having worked for Friends Gardening in London and the Karuna Trust. Now living in Birmingham, Shantiprabha works as a Charity accountant, is a Buddhist Chaplain and a Restorative Justice Facilitator.