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Share - Sunday 7th Feb at the GBC

By Billy on Fri, 29 Jan, 2016 - 16:18

Share - Sunday 7th Feb at the GBC

By Billy on Fri, 29 Jan, 2016 - 16:18

We’d like to invite you to our “Share” day on Sunday 7th Feb 12-3pm. With a FREE swap-shap, chai cafe and drop-in meditation.

It’s a drop in event and all are welcome, so bring friends and family to have a look round the centre and join in the fun. The day is a celebration of community with the option to come together and share resources. Organised by our Young Buddhists group, activities on offer (all for free) include…

Free...

Glasgow Buddhist Centre
Glasgow Buddhist Centre

Sunday Sangha - Sunday 31st January at the GBC

By Billy on Thu, 28 Jan, 2016 - 14:25

Sunday Sangha - Sunday 31st January at the GBC

By Billy on Thu, 28 Jan, 2016 - 14:25

Come to celebrate the launch of a new series of sunday Sangha nights at GBC

6.30 pm Sunday 31 January

·      short ritual opening

·      food provided by team

·      introduction to sundaySangha night

·      live music and dance

A huge team has come together to co-create a weekly sundaySangha night; aimed at deepening our community life and practise together.

Each sunday Sangha night will then be offered by a small team who want to share something that inspires them.  These evenings will start at 5.30.

Soup will be provided so bring some vegetarian...

Glasgow Buddhist Centre
Glasgow Buddhist Centre

January / February 2016 at the GBC

By Billy on Tue, 19 Jan, 2016 - 10:20

January / February 2016 at the GBC

By Billy on Tue, 19 Jan, 2016 - 10:20

GBC 2016 programme January - February

Buddhism   Levels one, two and three of our Buddhism & meditation six week course. Wednesdays, 7.30-9.40pm, £66/£33 20th January. Day retreat 28 Feb

Meditation   Introduction to meditation six week course. Tuesdays, 7.30am-9.30pm, start 19 Jan £66/£33. Day retreat 28 Feb

Weekly Drop-in Classes   Wednesdays, 12.30pm-1pm, £3/2  Thursdays, 10.30am-12.00 noon, £5/3

Tai Chi   Ten week course of Tai chi and meditation with Bodhiccha and Alan Cunningham Mondays 7.30- 9pm beginning 18 January £60/£45. Ten week course of Tai chi with Pete...

Glasgow Buddhist Centre
Glasgow Buddhist Centre

Cleaning day at the GBC

By Billy on Sat, 9 Jan, 2016 - 21:27

Cleaning day at the GBC

By Billy on Sat, 9 Jan, 2016 - 21:27

We’ll be having a cleaning day at the GBC on Monday 11th January.

10am meditation

10.30am coffee and croissants

11-1pm cleaning

1pm lunch

2-3pm cleaning

3.30 tea

4pm short puja and transference of merits.

Glasgow Buddhist Centre
Glasgow Buddhist Centre

New Year Puja and Mitra Ceremony

By Billy on Sat, 9 Jan, 2016 - 20:40

New Year Puja and Mitra Ceremony

By Billy on Sat, 9 Jan, 2016 - 20:40

We will be welcoming in the new year with a meditation and puja dedicated to Vajrasattva, purifying and dedicating our intentions for the year ahead.

The evening will include a mitra ceremony.

Thursday 14th January at the GBC.  7.30pm start.

Glasgow Buddhist Centre
Glasgow Buddhist Centre

End of Year Puja

By Billy on Sun, 13 Dec, 2015 - 21:17

End of Year Puja

By Billy on Sun, 13 Dec, 2015 - 21:17

Join us for our end of year puja on Thursday 17th December at the GBC.

Baked potatoes at 6pm

Meditation, puja and dedication of merits from 7.30pm

Glasgow Buddhist Centre
Glasgow Buddhist Centre

Public Preceptors Visit

By Billy on Thu, 26 Nov, 2015 - 23:24

Public Preceptors Visit

By Billy on Thu, 26 Nov, 2015 - 23:24

There is a visit from three Indian Public Preceptors who will be leading a day
at the GBC on Sunday 29th November from 10.30am - 4.30pm. Please bring veggie food to share.
 

Glasgow Buddhist Centre
Glasgow Buddhist Centre

Order/Mitra meditation morning - Saturday 19th September, 10:30am - 12:00pm

By Billy on Fri, 18 Sep, 2015 - 16:44

Order/Mitra meditation morning - Saturday 19th September, 10:30am - 12:00pm

By Billy on Fri, 18 Sep, 2015 - 16:44

Our next OM/Mitra meditation morning will take place on Saturday 19th September. These sessions take place on the 3rd Saturday of every month, facilited by different order members.

10:30am - 12:00pm

Glasgow Buddhist Centre
Glasgow Buddhist Centre

Padmasambava Day at the GBC

By Billy on Thu, 17 Sep, 2015 - 11:13

Padmasambava Day at the GBC

By Billy on Thu, 17 Sep, 2015 - 11:13

We’ll be celebrating Padmasambhava Day at the GBC on Sunday 20th September with short talks, readings, puja and meditation on the subject of spiritual friendship, the vision and inspiration we receive through our contact with people, meditation and beauty.

Please bring vegetarian food to share for lunch.

10am - 5pm

All welcome.

Glasgow Buddhist Centre
Glasgow Buddhist Centre

New session

By Billy on Sun, 6 Sep, 2015 - 11:40

New session

By Billy on Sun, 6 Sep, 2015 - 11:40

Our new session begins next week. Here’s what we’ve got lined up:

On Tuesday the 8th we start the eight week “Life with full attention” which starts at 7pm and ends at 9.30pm (£130/£60 inc book). It is apropriate for for all who have some experience of meditation. It is great for mitras and Order members as well.

There is a six week Saturday morning meditation class starting on Saturday the 19th September, 10.30-12.30. (£66/£33)

Our Intro to Buddhism and Meditation courses start on Wednesday 23rd...

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