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Online Meditators
Online Meditators

Tuesday Meditation: Unlimited Heart

By Sadayasihi on Thu, 11 Apr, 2019 - 17:22

Tuesday Meditation: Unlimited Heart

By Sadayasihi on Thu, 11 Apr, 2019 - 17:22

Develop an unlimited heart of friendliness for the entire universe, sending metta above, below, and all around, beyond all narrowness, beyond all rivalry, beyond all hatred.

- Karaniya Metta Sutta

The next series of online meditations begins on Tuesday 30th April at 4pm GMT /  5pm CET / 9.30pm IST / 11am EST / 8.00am PST.

For a series of seven Tuesdays we will be exploring the practice of the Metta Bhavana, or ‘development of loving-kindness’.  From grounding our practice in...

Online Meditators
Online Meditators

Tuesday Meditation: This Dewdrop World

By Sadayasihi on Fri, 1 Feb, 2019 - 09:35

Tuesday Meditation: This Dewdrop World

By Sadayasihi on Fri, 1 Feb, 2019 - 09:35

“This dewdrop world 
Is but a dewdrop world
And yet —”


- Kobayashi Issa

Our next series of online meditations will start on Tuesday 12th February at 4pm GMT /  5pm CET / 9.30pm IST / 11am EST / 8.00am PST for five weeks. We will be exploring the Four Mind-Turning reflections, which point to both the fleetingness of life and its preciousness, and remind us of the need to wholeheartedly turn our minds towards practising the Dharma.

Join us on Zoom here: https://zoom.us/j/256989252

You can find...

Online Meditators
Online Meditators

Tuesday Meditation: Going Deeper

By Sadayasihi on Thu, 1 Nov, 2018 - 17:54

Tuesday Meditation: Going Deeper

By Sadayasihi on Thu, 1 Nov, 2018 - 17:54

Our online meditations will be resuming on Tuesday 13th November at 4pm GMT /  5pm CET / 9.30pm IST / 11am EST / 8.00am PST - hopefully you can join us!

For a series of six Tuesdays we will be looking at how we can go deeper in meditation. Starting with the practices of the Mindfulness of Breathing and the Metta Bhavana we will be exploring how we can work with hindrances that arise and become more absorbed - and, ultimately,...

Online Meditators
Online Meditators

Tuesday Meditation: New Time and Place

By Sadayasihi on Fri, 19 Oct, 2018 - 11:40

Tuesday Meditation: New Time and Place

By Sadayasihi on Fri, 19 Oct, 2018 - 11:40

Online meditations will be resuming on Tuesday 13th November.  

For a series of six Tuesdays we will be looking at how we can go deeper in meditation. Starting with the practices of the Mindfulness of Breathing and the Metta Bhavana we will be exploring how we can work with hindrances that arise and become more absorbed - and, ultimately, transform our experience so that it is in line with Reality!

A couple of practical things.  Firstly, the time...

International Practice Week 2018: 'Turning Arrows Into Flowers'
International Practice Week 2018: 'Turning Arrows Into Flowers'

Day 4: Join an Online Meditation Session!

By Sadayasihi on Mon, 24 Sep, 2018 - 19:47

Day 4: Join an Online Meditation Session!

By Sadayasihi on Mon, 24 Sep, 2018 - 19:47

As part of the International Practice Week - our online urban retreat - there is a precious opportunity to join an online meditation session on Tuesday 25th September!

The session will begin at 2:30 ET / 7:30 UK. 

Find this event on Google Hangout

Some experience with basic meditation is helpful, but not necessary.

If you enjoy this online meditation, please consider making a gift to support our work at https://thebuddhistcentre.com/giving!

If you have any comments or questions about this...

Online Meditators
Online Meditators

Friday Drop-In Online Meditations - March

By Rijupatha on Fri, 3 Feb, 2017 - 15:36

Friday Drop-In Online Meditations - March

By Rijupatha on Fri, 3 Feb, 2017 - 15:36

Join us on Fridays in March for an online drop-in meditation session on Google+ Hangout at 11:00am ET / 4:00pm UK! Each lightly-led session is an opportunity to learn and practice one two foundational practices - Mindfulness of Breathing and Metta Bhavana. All levels of experience are welcome.

Mar 3 - Mindfulness of Breathing
https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/112690893413434232208/events/cbj7boe7otafjle612lq0tnfs08

Mar 10 - Metta Bhavana
https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/112690893413434232208/events/cp1mrmnpv1n0urjonbe0vauj8cs

Mar 17 - Mindfulness of Breathing (held at 11am ET / 3pm UK...

Online Meditators
Online Meditators

Releasing Into Freedom

By Candradasa on Mon, 16 Jun, 2014 - 18:17

Releasing Into Freedom

By Candradasa on Mon, 16 Jun, 2014 - 18:17Online meditation for June 17th: Releasing Into Freedom - Seven Aspects of Enlightenment
2.30-3.45pm EST/7.30-8.45pm UK

Part 3 of our three-week ‘mini-course’: The Hand That Closes, The Hand That Opens.

In the course we are exploring approaches within meditation and reflection that can help us move from reactive modes of response in our lives to more profoundly positive and constructive ways to engage with whatever the days bring us.

This week we’ll be...
Online Meditators
Online Meditators

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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