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Sunday Sangha - 22nd May at the Glasgow Buddhist Centre

By Billy on Tue, 17 May, 2016 - 18:21

Sunday Sangha - 22nd May at the Glasgow Buddhist Centre

By Billy on Tue, 17 May, 2016 - 18:21

5:30 - 8:30pm

An evening of poetry and stories to share and discuss led by Christine Cather; plus a wee bit of expressive writing on the side.

Come for a blether about the stuff that dreams are made on. Soul food, medicine for the soul, finding the meaning beyond words. Poets will include: Rilke, Wendell Berry, Rumi, Alexander Pope and others!

“Waking up in the same skin isn’t enough.You need more and more evidence of who it is that wakes up in the same skin.” Kapka Kassabova

Glasgow Buddhist Centre
Glasgow Buddhist Centre

Buddha Day - Saturday 21st May at the Glasgow Buddhist Centre

By Billy on Tue, 17 May, 2016 - 18:17

Buddha Day - Saturday 21st May at the Glasgow Buddhist Centre

By Billy on Tue, 17 May, 2016 - 18:17

The Full Moon of May: Saturday 21st May

The Buddha’s Enlightenment is the central event in Buddhism, and Wesak, the celebration of that Enlightenment, is the most important festival of the Buddhist year.
Many of the Buddha’s disciples also attained Enlightenment, and in the centuries that have followed there have been many other Enlightened masters.They too are recalled at Wesak with readings of accounts of their lives or from works they wrote themselves.
But Enlightenment is also an ideal to...

Glasgow Buddhist Centre
Glasgow Buddhist Centre

Mitra Ceremony - Sunday 15th May at the Glasgow Buddhist Centre

By Billy on Thu, 5 May, 2016 - 14:53

Mitra Ceremony - Sunday 15th May at the Glasgow Buddhist Centre

By Billy on Thu, 5 May, 2016 - 14:53

Join us on Sunday the 15th May as we welcome nine new Sangha members into the Triratna community. The ceremony will take place in the context of a Seven Fold Puja.

The evening will begin at 6pm (Please bring veggie food to share), and the Puja will start at 7pm. 

Hope to see you there!

Glasgow Buddhist Centre
Glasgow Buddhist Centre

Sunday Sangha - 8th May at the Glasgow Buddhist Centre

By Billy on Thu, 5 May, 2016 - 11:10

Sunday Sangha - 8th May at the Glasgow Buddhist Centre

By Billy on Thu, 5 May, 2016 - 11:10

Join us for a simple evening of silent meditation.The evening will be in the main shrine room, as we are sharing the centre with The Poets’ Way.

6:30 - 8:30

Glasgow Buddhist Centre
Glasgow Buddhist Centre

Sunday Sangha - 1st May at the Glasgow Buddhist Centre

By Billy on Sat, 30 Apr, 2016 - 00:01

Sunday Sangha - 1st May at the Glasgow Buddhist Centre

By Billy on Sat, 30 Apr, 2016 - 00:01

5:30 - 8:30pm

A team-facilitated impromptu night – an invitation to anyone who wants to help us co-create space with whatever we bring. This will be our first such event for sundaySangha nights so come along and help create a unique experience.

The evening will start with soup which will be provided, but please bring some vegetarian food to accompany and share.

Glasgow Buddhist Centre
Glasgow Buddhist Centre

Men's Mitra Afternoon - 14th May at the Glasgow Buddhist Centre

By Billy on Thu, 28 Apr, 2016 - 22:11

Men's Mitra Afternoon - 14th May at the Glasgow Buddhist Centre

By Billy on Thu, 28 Apr, 2016 - 22:11

Dhammarati is visiting Glasgow and will be leading an afternoon of study and practice at Glasgow Buddhist Centre on the 14th May.

The afternoon will start with lunch from 1.15pm and will end at 5.30pm. Please bring veggie food to share.

Glasgow Buddhist Centre
Glasgow Buddhist Centre

Sunday Sangha - 25th April at the Glasgow Buddhist Centre

By Billy on Thu, 21 Apr, 2016 - 10:59

Sunday Sangha - 25th April at the Glasgow Buddhist Centre

By Billy on Thu, 21 Apr, 2016 - 10:59

This week we’ll be treated to some readings from Poets’ Way members led by Maria. The evening will have two distinct parts. The fIrst will be a brief description of what goes on in the Poets’ Way, then members will read a poem or two of their own and Maria will read from her collection. The second half will be opened up to everyone. All are invited to bring along a favourite poem to share with us all so we...

Glasgow Buddhist Centre
Glasgow Buddhist Centre

Sunday Sangha - 17th April at the Glasgow Buddhist Centre

By Billy on Thu, 14 Apr, 2016 - 17:28

Sunday Sangha - 17th April at the Glasgow Buddhist Centre

By Billy on Thu, 14 Apr, 2016 - 17:28

A Culture of Giving led by Dassini: Relaunching the “let’s drop class charges and give the Dharma away” action plan. Please come along and give your support to making this beautiful idea happen in the world. The centre council and other enthusiasts welcome you to take part in discussion and planning.

The evening will start with soup which will be provided, but please bring some vegetarian food to accompany and share.

5:30pm - 9:00pm.

Glasgow Buddhist Centre
Glasgow Buddhist Centre

Sunday Sangha - 10th April at the Glasgow Buddhist Centre

By Billy on Fri, 8 Apr, 2016 - 23:47

Sunday Sangha - 10th April at the Glasgow Buddhist Centre

By Billy on Fri, 8 Apr, 2016 - 23:47

The evening will be in the main shrine room, as we are sharing the centre with The Poets’ Way. We will have a simple evening of meditation and poetry by Ryokan focussing on the 4 seasons led by Sinhacandra and Jinavamsa. Please note there is no soup to start this silent evening.

6:30 - 8:30.

Glasgow Buddhist Centre
Glasgow Buddhist Centre

Triratna Day - 9th April at the Glasgow Buddhist Centre

By Billy on Fri, 8 Apr, 2016 - 18:22

Triratna Day - 9th April at the Glasgow Buddhist Centre

By Billy on Fri, 8 Apr, 2016 - 18:22

We have organised a Triratna Day in Scotland. It’s an open gathering of members of the Triratna Buddhist Community, Ordained, Mitra, or attending classes with any Triratna group.

We hope you can come and take part. It’s a celebration of the existence of the Triratna Buddhist Community in Scotland.

Programme

Morning Gathering of Triratna Buddhist Order members (only) 

10.30  Meditation: Avalokitesvara Sadhana led by Saranajaya

12- 1pm next year’s 50 year anniversary of the movement- how will we celebrate ? Dialogues led by Amoghavira

1pm- 2pm Lunch

Afternoon Gathering of the whole Triratna Buddhist...

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