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London Buddhist Centre
London Buddhist Centre

Just Sitting

By Viryanaga on Fri, 15 Jun, 2012 - 16:35

Just Sitting

By Viryanaga 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
Portsmouth Buddhist Center
Portsmouth Buddhist Center

Weekly Gatherings at the Portsmouth Buddhist Center

By viriyalila on Fri, 15 Jun, 2012 - 11:30

Weekly Gatherings at the Portsmouth Buddhist Center

By viriyalila 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
Imagine the Buddha

Announcing the Skype Meditators Group

By Candradasa on Mon, 4 Jun, 2012 - 20:49

Announcing the Skype Meditators Group

By Candradasa 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

By viriyalila on Mon, 4 Jun, 2012 - 17:33

Loving Awareness, Open Heart ~ Day Retreat

By viriyalila 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

By jvalamalini on Sun, 3 Jun, 2012 - 21:27

Introduction to Meditation

By jvalamalini 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

By Viryanaga on Tue, 22 May, 2012 - 22:52

Regulars' Meditation Day - Saturday 19th May

By Viryanaga 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

By lokabandhu on Wed, 18 Apr, 2012 - 12:05

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

By lokabandhu 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

By lokabandhu on Fri, 9 Sep, 2011 - 05:42

New Websites from Vishvapani and Kamalashila

By lokabandhu 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...
Triratna News
Triratna News

Highlights from the Wildmind newsletter

By lokabandhu on Wed, 17 Aug, 2011 - 06:00

Highlights from the Wildmind newsletter

By lokabandhu on Wed, 17 Aug, 2011 - 06:00Each month Triratna’s Wildmind meditation teaching website produces a newsletter, full of up-to-the-minutes information, advice and articles on meditation. We’d like to feature them every month, but seem to have got really behind - so here’s a few highlights from the past three months!

Meditating on anxiety - by Sunada

Letting go of limiting self-views, embracing our potential - by Bodhipaksa

Avalokitesvara: the heart of the rainbow - by...

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