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Carol Robertson

Drop In Meditation - Vajragupta: Mindfulness of Breathing (Facebook live 18.07.20)

Mon, 20 Jul, 2020 - 13:14

Drop In Meditation - Vajragupta: Mindfulness of Breathing (Facebook live 18.07.20)

Mon, 20 Jul, 2020 - 13:14

Inner Strength. Connect with your inner strength. Be a force for good in the world. Drop-in meditation class, Saturdays, 10.30am for about an hour, live streamed on Facebook. Learn the basics of Buddhist meditation. No charge but donations welcome. First week - Vajragupta leads us in the mindfulness of breathing meditation. http://www.buddhistcentrecroydon.org/support-us/4594080060

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Carol Robertson

Meditation Toolkit: 5 Hindrances (facebook live 8.07.20)

Thu, 9 Jul, 2020 - 13:53

Meditation Toolkit: 5 Hindrances (facebook live 8.07.20)

Thu, 9 Jul, 2020 - 13:53

Meditation Toolkit. Vajragupta gives a short talk on what we can learn and what we can do when our meditation is flavoured with restlessness and anxiety. Followed by a mindfulness of breathing meditation.
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Carol Robertson

Lifting the Heart - Connecting through Puja week 7 (facebook live 27.06.20)

Sat, 27 Jun, 2020 - 14:49

Lifting the Heart - Connecting through Puja week 7 (facebook live 27.06.20)

Sat, 27 Jun, 2020 - 14:49

Lifting the Heart, Connecting through Puja. Our series of Saturday mornings exploring the meaning of the Sevenfold Puja concludes this Saturday at 10.30am, on Facebook. Mokshadarshini looks at the seven fold puja overall with a focus on the ‘Transference of Merits’ section of the Puja. Come and find out how we can both help ourselves and others with this traditional Buddhist practice.

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Carol Robertson

Lifting the Heart - Connecting through Puja week 6 (facebook live 20.06.20)

Thu, 25 Jun, 2020 - 18:28

Lifting the Heart - Connecting through Puja week 6 (facebook live 20.06.20)

Thu, 25 Jun, 2020 - 18:28

This week, Kalyananara explores the section on Entreaty and Supplication before leading the mindfulness of breathing meditation.

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Carol Robertson

Buddha Ratnasambhava (Facebook Live 24.06.20)

Thu, 25 Jun, 2020 - 18:26

Buddha Ratnasambhava (Facebook Live 24.06.20)

Thu, 25 Jun, 2020 - 18:26

Come and bask in the sunny bright glow of Ratnasambhava’s golden southern realm. Join Mokshadarshini on Wednesday 24th June, 7.30pm, live streamed on Facebook. As we pass the summer solstice, explore the qualities of this mythical Buddha - generosity, abundance, and the wisdom of equality.

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Carol Robertson

Buddha Amoghasiddhi (Facebook Live 17.06.20)

Thu, 18 Jun, 2020 - 17:53

Buddha Amoghasiddhi (Facebook Live 17.06.20)

Thu, 18 Jun, 2020 - 17:53

Come on a journey to the wild and expansive lands of the north, and meet with the mysterious green Buddha Amoghasiddhi, holding his right hand with palm facing outwards in a gesture of calm fearlessness. A short talk and led meditation with Vajragupta, Wednesday 17th June, 7.30pm, live streamed on Facebook.


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Carol Robertson

Lifting the Heart: Connecting Through Puja wk 5 (Facebook Live 13.06.20)

Mon, 15 Jun, 2020 - 21:08

Lifting the Heart: Connecting Through Puja wk 5 (Facebook Live 13.06.20)

Mon, 15 Jun, 2020 - 21:08

Lifting the Heart : Connecting Through Puja. We have been exploring themes from the Sevenfold Puja, journeying round the mandala of the puja. This week Prajnanandi considers “Rejoicing in Merit”. A short talk and led meditation live streamed on Facebook. Saturday 13th June, 10.30am.

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Carol Robertson

Buddha Akshobya (facebook live 10.06.20)

Thu, 11 Jun, 2020 - 19:03

Buddha Akshobya (facebook live 10.06.20)

Thu, 11 Jun, 2020 - 19:03


On Wednesdays in June we are exploring the qualities and symbols of four mythical Buddhas. This week Mokshadarshini takes a look at the blue Buddha Aksobya,the mythical blue Buddha of the East, whose right hand touches the earth. Wednesday 10th June, 7.30pm, live streamed on Facebook. Come and sit with Akshobya this evening-we will be exploring mirror like wisdom as well as his earth touching mudra…..can you spot the elephant by the Buddha?
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Carol Robertson

Lifting the Heart - Connecting Through Puja week 4 (facebook 06.06.20)

Sat, 6 Jun, 2020 - 13:26

Lifting the Heart - Connecting Through Puja week 4 (facebook 06.06.20)

Sat, 6 Jun, 2020 - 13:26


Lifting the Heart : Connecting Through Puja. We have been exploring themes from the Sevenfold Puja and this week Vajragupta continues by looking at the meaning of the confession section of the puja. A short talk and led meditation live streamed on Facebook, Saturday 6th June, 10.30am. 

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Carol Robertson

Buddha Amitabha (Facebook Live 03.06.20)

Thu, 4 Jun, 2020 - 13:38

Buddha Amitabha (Facebook Live 03.06.20)

Thu, 4 Jun, 2020 - 13:38


Vajragupta gives a short talk and led meditation on the theme of the Buddha Amitabha. Amitabha is not the historical Buddha, but a more mythical Buddha whose name means “infinite light”. He is red in colour and associated with the dusk and setting sun, and with meditation and also love and compassion.
We will explore the symbolism of four Buddhas on Wednesdays in June. 7.30pm, live streamed on Facebook.
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