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Sangha Events

Some upcoming events our regular friends at the centre may be interested to attend.

  • Meditation, Mindfulness and Buddhism for LGBTQ Women/Trans

    • Fri Apr 13th 2018
    • 7:15 pm
    • 9:30 pm
    • Booking not required
    • No charge, suggested donation £8

    The class is for LBGTQ women, trans people and anyone with a fluid gender identity. We aim to create a safe space to meditate and explore our spiritual practice. The…

    Bodhilila and team

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  • Sangha Soiree

    • Sat Apr 14th 2018
    • 6:00 pm
    • 11:00 pm
    • Booking not required
    • Suggested donation £15

    ‘An ever widening circle, the sangha grooves’ These evenings are a chance for the sangha to come together for our mutual entertainment and enjoyment, as well as to raise funds…

    Vilasamani & Carolina

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  • Sangha Fundraising Event: Meditation Day Retreat for Liam

    • Sun Apr 22nd 2018
    • 10:30 am
    • 5:00 pm
    • Booking not required
    • No charge, donations welcome

    You are warmly invited to join us for a meditation day retreat led by Paramananda, including a delicious vegetarian lunch. The day is being held by members and friends of…

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  • Retreat for mitras and order members at Vajrasana, Suffolk

    • Fri May 4th 2018
    • Mon May 7th 2018
    • 7:00 pm
    • 3:00 pm
    • Booking required
    • £220 Full waged / £180 Part waged / £140 Unwaged
      There is a small and strictly limited number of low-cost bursary places available for those who cannot afford the retreat fee. Please contact the Centre office if you wish to apply.

    An opportunity for mitras and Order members to come together for a long weekend to explore the Dharma, to enjoy each others’ company and relish the beautiful surroundings of the…

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  • End of Life Cafe

    • Sat May 5th 2018
    • 2:30 pm
    • 4:30 pm
    • Booking not required
    • No charge, donations welcome

    At an End of Life Cafe, people, often strangers, gather to eat cake, drink tea and discuss how life ends. Our objective is ‘to increase awareness of death with a view…

    Padmamati

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  • End of Life Cafe

    • Sat Jun 2nd 2018
    • 2:30 pm
    • 4:30 pm
    • Booking not required
    • No charge, donations welcome

    At an End of Life Cafe, people, often strangers, gather to eat cake, drink tea and discuss how life ends. Our objective is ‘to increase awareness of death with a view…

    Padmamati

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  • Buddha Day

    • Sun Jun 3rd 2018
    • 10:30 am
    • 6:00 pm
    • Booking not required

    Buddha Day is the most important festival of the year throughout the Buddhist world – the anniversary of the Buddha’s Awakening. Our programme interweaves periods of meditation, chanting, contemplation and…

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  • WLBC midweek “going deeper” retreat at Vajrasana

    • Sun Jun 3rd 2018
    • Fri Jun 8th 2018
    • 7:00 pm
    • 3:00 pm
    • Booking required
    • £300 Full waged / £250 Part waged / £220 Unwaged
      There is a small and strictly limited number of low-cost bursary places available for those who cannot afford the retreat fee. Please contact the Centre office if you wish to apply.

    This retreat, the longest and most intensive in our programme, is a rare opportunity to fully immerse yourself in Dharma practice with others from the WLBC sangha for five whole…

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