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European Chairs' Assembly
European Chairs' Assembly

Dhammarati on the System of Practice

Posted by Candradasa to European Chairs' Assembly on Thu, 21 Jun, 2012 - 18:45
Here’s Dhammarati’s talk from the last Chairs’ meeting…
London Buddhist Centre
London Buddhist Centre

Just Sitting

Posted by Viryanaga to London Buddhist Centre on Fri, 15 Jun, 2012 - 16:35

Just Sitting

Posted by Viryanaga to London Buddhist Centre on Fri, 15 Jun, 2012 - 16:35Kalyanavaca introduces her “Just Sitting” course starting on the 17th July 2012, 7:15pm-9:45pm running for four weeks and culminating in a day of practice on Sunday 19th August 10am-5pm, at the London Buddhist Centre. Suitable for anyone with a regular meditation practice. Book online at http://www.lbc.org.uk/coursesmeditationbuddhism.asp
Saturday practice morning - June 16th
Saturday practice morning - June 16th

Saturday practice morning - June 16th

Posted by Viryanaga to Saturday practice morning - June 16th on Fri, 15 Jun, 2012 - 14:16

Saturday practice morning - June 16th

Posted by Viryanaga to Saturday practice morning - June 16th on Fri, 15 Jun, 2012 - 14:16A message below from Helen about our next LBC sub35s class:

“It’s our monthly Saturday practice morning this week. These have always been a bit of a highlight for me, and I haven’t been for a long time so look forward to it very much. We get to do a healthy chunk of meditation, then chat over lunch, and we still have a vast amount of weekend stretching before us, filled with possibility and fuelled by our morning’s...
Portsmouth Buddhist Center
Portsmouth Buddhist Center

Weekly Gatherings at the Portsmouth Buddhist Center

Posted by viriyalila to Portsmouth Buddhist Center on Fri, 15 Jun, 2012 - 11:30

Weekly Gatherings at the Portsmouth Buddhist Center

Posted by viriyalila to Portsmouth Buddhist Center on Fri, 15 Jun, 2012 - 11:30The Portsmouth Buddhist Center is a new space in the heart of downtown Portsmouth for all who seek peace of mind and insight into how to live in more kindly, considered harmony with the world. For everyone on the seacoast and beyond! We offer introductory and regular meditation and Buddhism classes by donation. Come and meet our lovely growing community!

Guided Meditation Sessions, Tuesdays 5.15 - 6.15 pm
Join us for a collective meditation session, lightly guided in the...
The 2012 Triratna International Retreat
The 2012 Triratna International Retreat

Announcing the Skype Meditators Group

Posted by Candradasa to The 2012 Triratna International Retreat on Mon, 4 Jun, 2012 - 20:49

Announcing the Skype Meditators Group

Posted by Candradasa to The 2012 Triratna International Retreat on Mon, 4 Jun, 2012 - 20:49We had a great idea during our live Facebook discussion today - a group for everyone who might like to get together with others and meditate on Skype. So roll up, roll up… :)
Portsmouth Buddhist Center
Portsmouth Buddhist Center

Loving Awareness, Open Heart ~ Day Retreat

Posted by viriyalila to Portsmouth Buddhist Center on Mon, 4 Jun, 2012 - 17:33

Loving Awareness, Open Heart ~ Day Retreat

Posted by viriyalila to Portsmouth Buddhist Center on Mon, 4 Jun, 2012 - 17:33On June 23rd from 9:30 - 3:30 pm we will be offering a day retreat focusing on the practice of Metta to develop our natural capacity for love, community and spiritual friendship. Come explore the fusion of wisdom and compassion in Buddhist practice.

Led by Amala, a meditation and Dharma teacher with over thirty years experience. She has been practicing with the Triratna Community since 1991 and was ordained in 2000. For over a decade she has led...
Bristol Buddhist Centre
Bristol Buddhist Centre

Introduction to Meditation

Posted by jvalamalini to Bristol Buddhist Centre on Sun, 3 Jun, 2012 - 21:27

Introduction to Meditation

Posted by jvalamalini to Bristol Buddhist Centre on Sun, 3 Jun, 2012 - 21:27Saturday 16 June 10 - 1
This monthly Saturday morning class introduces two meditation practices, the mindfulness of breathing and the development of loving kindness, with time for questions & discussion. Full instruction is given including help finding a comfortable way to sit.
No need to book - just turn up.
Suggested donation £12 (£8 concession)
London Buddhist Centre
London Buddhist Centre

Regulars' Meditation Day - Saturday 19th May

Posted by Viryanaga to London Buddhist Centre on Tue, 22 May, 2012 - 22:52

Regulars' Meditation Day - Saturday 19th May

Posted by Viryanaga to London Buddhist Centre on Tue, 22 May, 2012 - 22:52These meditation days are an opportunity to retreat in the city for a days’ practice and connection. With meditation, periods of silence and shared lunch. A great way to spend your Saturday.

10am-5pm. For regular meditators who know both practices.
Bring vegetarian lunch to share.
Suggested donation £15.
Triratna News
Triratna News

New edition of ‘Buddhist Meditation’ classic launches with UK book tour

Posted by lokabandhu to Triratna News on Wed, 18 Apr, 2012 - 12:05

New edition of ‘Buddhist Meditation’ classic launches with UK book tour

Posted by lokabandhu to Triratna News on Wed, 18 Apr, 2012 - 12:05Buddhist Meditation’ is the Triratna Buddhist Community’s classic handbook of meditation theory and practice. Originally published over 20 years ago, it has now been completely revised and updated by its author, Kamalashila, and republished by Windhorse Publications, Triratna’s publishing house. Hannah writes from Windhorse with news of a UK tour by Kamalashila celebrating and promoting the book, saying -

“Launching a new comprehensive guide to meditation…
Over the next two months, Kamalashila is launching his new...
Triratna News
Triratna News

New Websites from Vishvapani and Kamalashila

Posted by lokabandhu to Triratna News on Fri, 9 Sep, 2011 - 05:42

New Websites from Vishvapani and Kamalashila

Posted by lokabandhu to Triratna News on Fri, 9 Sep, 2011 - 05:42Today we’re delighted to bring you two new websites by Vishvapani and Kamalashila, both senior members of the Triratna Buddhist Order and well-known teachers, authors, and broadcasters. We’ll be featuring content from both sites when we launch our own blogs later this year.

Vishvapani, probably best-known for his regular appearances on BBC Radio 4’s ‘Thought for the Day’, writes with news of his new website and blog, ‘Wise Attention’, where he’s brought...

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