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Meditation this week

By Candradasa on Tue, 26 Nov, 2013 - 13:22

Meditation this week

By Candradasa on Tue, 26 Nov, 2013 - 13:22*updated* NB. Lokabandhu will be leading meditation on Thursday from Glastonbury in the UK!

Hello everyone, a quick note to remind of the meditation times for this week:

Today’s sit (Tuesday) will be at 2.30pm EST / 7.30pm UK / Australia and New Zealand (Wednesday morning) at 6.30am/8.30am.

On Thursday meditation will be at 11am EST / 4pm UK / Mumbai 9.30pm

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New Times for Meditation

By Centre Team on Sun, 17 Nov, 2013 - 12:57

New Times for Meditation

By Centre Team on Sun, 17 Nov, 2013 - 12:57Hi all, a quick note to say we’ll be back this new season with two weekly online meditations, starting on Tuesday 19th November. It was great reconnecting with people during the Urban Retreat and we want to keep it going! Thanks to everyone who filled in our survey - our new meditation times will be Tuesdays at 2.30pm EST/ 7.30pm UK and Thursdays at 11am EST / 4pm UK.

In India only the Thursday will...
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Online meditation for the Urban Retreat 2013!

By Candradasa on Wed, 6 Nov, 2013 - 22:46

Online meditation for the Urban Retreat 2013!

By Candradasa on Wed, 6 Nov, 2013 - 22:46Hi all, next week as part of the marvellous Urban Retreat on the theme of Metta (Loving Kindness) we’ll be having two online meditations focussing on that practice. The sessions will be on Tuesday 12th and Thursday 14th, and will last for one hour, with a 40-minute sit and 20 minutes or so at the end for discussion/questions.

The meditations will start sharply at 11am EST/ 4pm UK / 5pm Europe / 9.30pm Mumbai but...
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This week's meditation (new time!)

By Candradasa on Sun, 16 Jun, 2013 - 14:05

This week's meditation (new time!)

By Candradasa on Sun, 16 Jun, 2013 - 14:05Hi all, our next onlline meditation class will be on Tuesday 18th at 11.30am-12.30pm PST / 2.30-3.30pm EST / 7.30-8.30pm UK / 8.30-9.30pm Europe. This week we’ll be revisiting the Loving Kindness meditation (Metta Bhavana), particularly with a view to expanding our own sense of ‘identity’ (individual and national/tribal)…

We’ll be online 15 minutes before the sit and will meditate (with some guidance) for around 45 minutes, leaving space at the end for...
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New Time for Online Meditation (from June 11th)

By Candradasa on Tue, 4 Jun, 2013 - 17:04

New Time for Online Meditation (from June 11th)

By Candradasa on Tue, 4 Jun, 2013 - 17:04Hi all, after some consultation here and over on Facebook, we’re going to try a new day and time for our regular online meditation sessions. The new summer class will be on Tuesdays at 11.30am-12.30pm PST / 2.30-3.30pm EST / 7.30-8.30pm UK / 8.30-9.30pm Europe.

N.B. There won’t be a class this week on Thursday, and we’ll start the new schedule on Tuesday June 11th.

We’ll be online 15 minutes before...
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A change of time?

By Candradasa on Thu, 30 May, 2013 - 16:56

A change of time?

By Candradasa on Thu, 30 May, 2013 - 16:56Hi all, we’ve had a bit of feedback of late that the time for online meditation no longer really suits people’s schedules, including several folk who have been attending regularly… So, given that, we were wondering if a shift to evening time in the UK/Europe would work better? That would mean starting sometime between 11am-12pm PST / 2-3pm EST / 7-8pm UK / 8-9pm Europe.

Please let us know your thoughts here or over on...
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Tomorrow's Meditation - With Recollection of the Buddha

By Candradasa on Wed, 29 May, 2013 - 19:16

Tomorrow's Meditation - With Recollection of the Buddha

By Candradasa on Wed, 29 May, 2013 - 19:16As part of marking Buddha Week, tomorrow’s meditation will be the Metta Bhavana incorporating the traditional practice of ‘Recollection of the Buddha’. We’ll call to mind the Buddha and his qualities, with a particular focus on his compassion for all living beings.

The session will run at the new standard time of 8.30amPST/11.30amEST/4.30pm UK/ 9pm Maharashtra. Connect on Skype with user thebuddhistcentre.com and IM (Instant Message) to be added to the...
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Mindfulness Thursday

By Candradasa on Wed, 22 May, 2013 - 19:45

Mindfulness Thursday

By Candradasa on Wed, 22 May, 2013 - 19:45Our online meditation session this week will be at the usual time of 11.30am EST / 4.30pm UK / 9pm Maharashtra, and we’ll try both Skype and Google Hangout options again. Connect on Skype with user thebuddhistcentre.com and IM (Instant Message) to be added to the call. If you’re not sure about finding us on Skype, see here for more details!

We’ll be online 15 mins before the meditation, which will be...
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Metta Bhavana This Week

By Candradasa on Wed, 8 May, 2013 - 15:03

Metta Bhavana This Week

By Candradasa on Wed, 8 May, 2013 - 15:03Our meditation this Thursday will run at the new standard time of 8.30am PST/11.30amEST/4.30pm UK/ 9pm Maharashtra. Connect on Skype with user thebuddhistcentre.com and IM (Instant Message) to be added to the call. We’ll be online 15 mins before the meditation, which will be the Metta Bhavana, with an extended section of ‘Just Sitting’. We’ll also have some time to share and discuss meditation generally after the session.

If you’re...
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Mindfulness of Breathing for Meditation Thursdays Online

By Candradasa on Wed, 1 May, 2013 - 18:39

Mindfulness of Breathing for Meditation Thursdays Online

By Candradasa on Wed, 1 May, 2013 - 18:39Many thanks to Animisha for stepping in as ever to cover our online ‘Meditation Thursdays’ this past couple of weeks! Our session this week will be at the usual time of 11.30amEST/4.30pm UK/ 9pm Maharashtra, and we’ll have both Skype and Google Hangout options. Connect on Skype with user thebuddhistcentre.com and IM (Instant Message) to be added to the call. If you’re not sure about finding us on Skype, see here for more details!
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