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Home Retreat: How To Really Save the World | Cómo realmente cambiar el mundo

From Buddhist Centre Features on Fri, 25 Jun, 2021 - 15:31

Home Retreat: How To Really Save the World | Cómo realmente cambiar el mundo

From Buddhist Centre Features on Fri, 25 Jun, 2021 - 15:31

How to Really Save the World:
The Dharma life as a revolution for everyone

Seven days of meditation, lively exploration, and strong, supportive friendship: a space to formulate your own ideals. 

Led by Parami and friends in English and Spanish

Due to unforeseen circumstances, we’ve had to reschedule this retreat. The new dates are:...

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Courageous Conversations About Race: Conversation 2

From The Community Toolkit for Uncertain Times on Thu, 3 Sep, 2020 - 10:53

Courageous Conversations About Race: Conversation 2

From The Community Toolkit for Uncertain Times on Thu, 3 Sep, 2020 - 10:53

Courageous Conversations About Race: A series curated by Vimalasara

In association with the International Triratna BIPOC/BAME Teaching Kula. Sponsored by The Dharma Toolkit from The Buddhist Centre Online

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BAM! Events at the North London Buddhist Centre

Wed, 15 May, 2019 - 12:16

BAM! Events at the North London Buddhist Centre

Wed, 15 May, 2019 - 12:16

This June is Buddhist Action Month and the theme for 2019 is “Climate Action – Personal Action”. The NLBC we be taking part and we are inviting you to take your dharma and meditation practice off the cushion into action! 

Some of the activities during BAM! are:
Make a pledge on our Tree of Intentions
Donations for a local charity
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Oxford Triratna ‘Buddhists about Town’

Wed, 27 Jun, 2018 - 23:35

Oxford Triratna ‘Buddhists about Town’

Wed, 27 Jun, 2018 - 23:35

Oxford Triratna Buddhists held a ‘Buddhists about Town’ meditation in Oxford city centre on Saturday 23rd June, attracting much interest and even two gatechrashings from people wishing to join in! Lesley, Michael, Mayumi, Ellie, Cey, Ben and Caroline sat for 2 30-minutes periods as the crowds passed by. I was on hand to speak with people and nearly all were positively taken by the spectacle, many taking photos...

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BAM at Southampton Buddhist Centre

Thu, 31 May, 2018 - 12:58

BAM at Southampton Buddhist Centre

Thu, 31 May, 2018 - 12:58

Here’s our exciting programme for 2018 BAM at Southampton Buddhist Centre!

If you’d like to get in touch or find out more, do email enquiries [at] southamptonbuddhistcentre.org

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Street Meditation in Oxford, UK

Wed, 28 Jun, 2017 - 11:21

Street Meditation in Oxford, UK

Wed, 28 Jun, 2017 - 11:21

This week as part of BAM! our drop-in meditation took place at the foot of Carfax Tower in the heart of central Oxford. Though the weather was inclement, even by English summer standards, our spirits were not dampened (unlike our meditation gear…!) and there was quite a lot of interest - and photography - from the local population. Personally, I found it exhilarating to be...

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NLBC Buddhist Action Day

Mon, 26 Jun, 2017 - 14:35

NLBC Buddhist Action Day

Mon, 26 Jun, 2017 - 14:35

On Saturday we had our Buddhist Action Day at the North London Buddhist Centre. 

We had a full program including meditation, vegan lunch, guerrilla gardening, a short film from Joanna Macy and a ritual to end. Our day started off busy as we had combined our meditation with our Saturday morning meditation class. Santva led us in a double sit where we did the mindfulness of breathing and the metta...

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Lottie

Buddhist Action Day at North London.

Thu, 15 Jun, 2017 - 10:44

Buddhist Action Day at North London.

Thu, 15 Jun, 2017 - 10:44

On Saturday 24th June we’ll be having a whole day of Buddhist Action! With meditation, guerrilla gardening, a vegan lunch and more. 

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BAM at NLBC has begun!

Tue, 13 Jun, 2017 - 12:49

BAM at NLBC has begun!

Tue, 13 Jun, 2017 - 12:49

We kicked off Buddhist Action Month at the North London Buddhist centre with our opening ceremony last week. The Sangha signed up their pledges and committed to making a difference this June. People signed up to give blood, reduce plastics, go vegan, detox from social media and many more. 

Tara has been moving around the centre, joining in all Shrine Room activities before returning to our reception...