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Ecodharma Winter Retreat - the Call of Silence

Posted by Prajnaketu on Thu, 13 Oct, 2016 - 14:13

Ecodharma Winter Retreat - the Call of Silence

Posted by Prajnaketu on Thu, 13 Oct, 2016 - 14:13

19th December 2016 to 2nd January 2017

Wintertime is a season of potentially deep reflection and insight. Join us in our beautiful forest meditation space, rooted amidst in the majestic landscape of the Pyrenees. There will be up to ten days of silent communal practice with optional individual meditation support.

This retreat is open to meditators with at least six months experience of regular practice. Two meditation practices – Mindfulness of Breathing and Metta – will be taught to those interested, at the start...

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Shrewsbury - monthly gathering for young people October 16th

Posted by Prajnaketu on Mon, 10 Oct, 2016 - 12:53

Shrewsbury - monthly gathering for young people October 16th

Posted by Prajnaketu on Mon, 10 Oct, 2016 - 12:53

Because there’s more to life!
And the world needs change…

Monthly gatherings for young people aged 18-25 (ish)
Starting Sunday October 16
5-6.30pm (with a tea break)


✨ meet with other young people who care about the world’s problems
✨ discuss the Buddha’s insights about freedom, radical loving-kindness and social transformation
✨ learn to meditate - and make your own mind happier

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International Buddhist Youth Convention 2016

Posted by Prajnaketu on Thu, 11 Aug, 2016 - 11:26

International Buddhist Youth Convention 2016

Posted by Prajnaketu on Thu, 11 Aug, 2016 - 11:26

There’s still time to book onto this amazing adventure! (see below for an alteration to the facebook presence)

On 6-11th October, young Buddhists from around the world will be gathering for an international retreat led by Subhuti and Maitriveer to celebrate 60 years of the Buddhist revival in India.

It’s an amazing opportunity to travel to the home of the Buddha and build friendships across our beautiful international sangha.

The retreat will coincide with Dhikshiboomi, where 1 million Indians will come together to celebrate Dr Ambedkar...

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Second regional sleepover in Sheffield 2nd-4th September

Posted by Prajnaketu on Thu, 11 Aug, 2016 - 09:43

Second regional sleepover in Sheffield 2nd-4th September

Posted by Prajnaketu on Thu, 11 Aug, 2016 - 09:43

What is ‘mindfulness’ really, and why is it so important? Join us on this ‘sleepover’ retreat exploring the 3 aspects of mindfulness, and how we can apply them in our lives as young Buddhists.

To book email info [at] sheffieldbuddhistcentre.org

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Adhisthana Dharma-Life Training Course

Posted by Prajnaketu on Fri, 8 Jul, 2016 - 10:10

Adhisthana Dharma-Life Training Course

Posted by Prajnaketu on Fri, 8 Jul, 2016 - 10:10

Adhisthana Dharma-Life Training Course

for Young Men

12/02/2017 to 02/07/2017

The course aims to give you a thorough grounding in the principles and practice of Triratna Buddhism and you will have the opportunity to live an intense and full-time Dharma life for 20 weeks. It will be fully residential, and you will be living in a designated community space at Adhisthana. Community living is an important part of the course and you will be sharing a room whilst you are here. As well as a series...

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Sub25s retreat - an Opportunity to Awaken 1st-3rd July

Posted by Prajnaketu on Thu, 23 Jun, 2016 - 16:31

Sub25s retreat - an Opportunity to Awaken 1st-3rd July

Posted by Prajnaketu on Thu, 23 Jun, 2016 - 16:31

Adhisthana, Herefordshire UK

A weekend open to all aged under 25, newcomers and regulars, exploring what it means to live a meaningful life as young people, what we can offer the world and how we can move forward together.

Book now -
adhisthana.org/retreat/?ev=92

£70/50 with bursary places available

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Buddhafield Total Immersion Retreat

Posted by Prajnaketu on Sun, 3 Apr, 2016 - 17:47

Buddhafield Total Immersion Retreat

Posted by Prajnaketu on Sun, 3 Apr, 2016 - 17:47

20th May - 17th June

For anyone who wants to experience life stripped down to its essentials - total immersion in meditation, nature, and reality. Led by Kamalashila and run on the basis of generosity, this is a perfect opportunity to plumb the depths of your mind. Bring your friends!

http://buddhafield.com/?retreats=total-immersion

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Buddhafield Team retreat - 15-25th April

Posted by Prajnaketu on Sun, 3 Apr, 2016 - 17:34

Buddhafield Team retreat - 15-25th April

Posted by Prajnaketu on Sun, 3 Apr, 2016 - 17:34

Get involved with the Buddhafield team this year!

The team retreat is for people who want to volunteer with Buddhafield this season either on the retreat team or in the cafe. As well as a retreat there will also be skills training in first aid, putting up large structures and large-scale catering. You can attend the retreat for all or part of the event. 

The retreat will be held at Frog Mill near Widdon Down in Devon.
Please contact retreatinfo [at]...

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Sheffield Younger Sangha 16th of March

Posted by Prajnaketu on Mon, 22 Feb, 2016 - 15:55

Sheffield Younger Sangha 16th of March

Posted by Prajnaketu on Mon, 22 Feb, 2016 - 15:55

I hope you’re all enjoying the ending of the rain and the threatening of spring! As we move into March, make sure that the date of the next younger sangha evening is in your diaries - Saturday 16th March, this time led by Kate. We’ll be exploring the Buddha’s decision to teach the Dharma after his enlightenment, and the profound vision he had which inspired him to do so.

Hope to see you there!

https://www.facebook.com/groups/youngersheffieldsangha/...

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Norwich Young Buddhists Big Montly Meet - March 6th

Posted by Prajnaketu on Mon, 22 Feb, 2016 - 15:52

Norwich Young Buddhists Big Montly Meet - March 6th

Posted by Prajnaketu on Mon, 22 Feb, 2016 - 15:52

Aged 16-35? Interested in Buddhism and meditation? All welcome. No previous experience necessary. Bring your friends. You don’t need to be a Buddhist to come along, and we won’t try to make you one!

Our theme for the comings months is the Mandala of the 5 Buddhas (see below for details).

Ratnasambhava, the ‘Jewel-Born’

Through meditation, talks and discussion, we will explore the symbolism of Ratnasambhava, the Jewel-Born yellow Buddha of the South. He...

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