Buddhist Events & Festivals
Buddhist festival dates, events and retreats are listed below. The Triratna Buddhist Community also runs a wide range of other retreats across the UK, and worldwide. For more information have a look at goingonretreat.com.
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A great way to get an overview of what’s on offer at WLBC. A rich and varied programme of free taster sessions of meditation, Buddhism, mindfulness, yoga and more, running on the hour every hour throughout the day in both shrine rooms and the yoga studio. All welcome.Find out more »
Padmasambhava is one of the most fascinating figures in Buddhism. Part historical, part mythical, he is known as the second Buddha, credited with establishing the Buddha Dharma in eighth century Tibet by subjugating the indigenous deities and demons. What has his extraordinary story got to tell us in the modern world? A day of meditation, reflection and ritual, exploring the legacy of the archetypal guru Padmasambhava, with a talk by Paramananda.Find out more »
Community is essential to effective Buddhist practice. It’s not only a source of support, friendship and the pleasure of the company of positive, like-minded people. In its highest form, it’s one of the three refuges at the very heart of Buddhism, alongside the Buddha and the Dharma. Join us to explore, enjoy and celebrate the sangha at WLBC and beyond. Open to all. Bring vegan lunch to share.Find out more »