Events and Festivals

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Buddha Day May 2010 ShrineMeditation Club

Last Sunday of the month, 10:30 -5:00, usually with Paramananda. Bring vegetarian lunch to share. No need to book, suggested donation £20. Usually meditation 10:30-1, discussion from 2pm, finishing with meditation.

25 January 2015

No meditation club in December 2014

 

Urthona 31 COVER low resLAUNCH OF URTHONA ISSUE 31 WITH POETRY FROM MIMI KHALVATI AND OTHERS

Saturday 7 February 2015 7 – 9 pm (Optional meditation 6 – 6.45 pm)

Led by Dharmavadana

Urthona is the Triratna Buddhist Community’s arts magazine, presenting arts of all kinds from a Buddhist perspective. Every issue contains up to ten pages of poetry and issue 31 features work by Mimi Khalvati, one of Britain’s foremost poets and co-founder of the Poetry School. The issue will be launched at the WLBC on what should be a full and colourful night, culminating in Mimi’s reading. Other Urthona # 31 poets Vishvantara, Chris Hardy, Natacha Bryan, Mandy Sutter and Vidyakaya will also read, and Malcolm Stern will present the poems of his daughter Wendy. There will also be music from Bodhilila and Vishvantara. Dharmavadana, Urthona’s poetry editor, will be your compere.

All welcome, no charge, donations help (£5-10 suggested).

Zen and Tea Day

Sunday 14 December  EVENT CANCELLED BECAUSE OF THE CENTRE MOVE

FESTIVAL DATES

Sundays in…

Parinirvana Day  February
Triratna Day   April
Buddha Day  May
Dharma Day   July
Padmasambhava Day   September or October
Sangha Day   November

Women’s Meditation Events

Future women’s meditation event dates to be confirmed

All Saturdays from 12.30-5.30 (come at 12.30 for a shared vegetarian lunch or 1.30 for meditation). All Sundays run from 11am – 4pm with a shared vegetarian lunch at 1pm.

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