Reading Group and Meditation Practice

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Centre: Dublin
Date: Friday 18 October 2019 18:30 19:30

Mon to Fri 6.30-7.30 pm - All welcome

 

Sunday Community Practice

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Centre: Dublin
Date: Sunday 20 October 2019 10:45 12:45

Meditation and Conversation

 

Monday Evening Meditation

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Centre: London Main meditation hall
Date: Monday 21 October 2019 19:15 21:00

 

Arts of Peace? Meditation, mind and body in Aikido and Eastern ‘martial’ arts.

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Centre: Bristol 17 Lower Redland Road, Redland
Date: Wednesday 23 October 2019 19:00 21:00
Teacher: Peter Bailie

What does it mean to co-ordinate mind and body? Meditation seems to prioritise mind, while the Eastern ‘martial’ arts emphasise physical practice – are they complimentary? And can the practical study of conflict and violence actually promote peacefulness?

 

Wednesday evening meditation

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Centre: London Main meditation hall
Date: Wednesday 23 October 2019 19:15 21:00

 

One Day Meditation Retreat

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Centre: Dublin
Date: Saturday 26 October 2019 10:00 05:30

One day meditation retreat.

 

Getting Smart With Our Smartphones: Living Mindfully in the Age of Social Media

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Centre: London Main meditation hall
Date: Saturday 2 November 2019 10:00 16:30
Teacher: Vinita Joseph

Our relationship with our devices is both intimate and significant. Many of us spend more time with our screens than we do with our loved ones; it’s the first thing we engage with in the morning, and the last thing at night...

 

Sunday Morning Sitting

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Centre: London Main meditation hall
Date: Sunday 3 November 2019 09:30 12:30

 

Guided Meditation

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Centre: Bristol 17 Lower Redland Road, Redland
Date: Wednesday 6 November 2019 19:15 21:00

Our regular monthly Wednesday evening session for people new to meditation. The evening will include discussion on a reading from a Buddhist text. Open to all.

 

Monthly Community City Retreat - morning only

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Centre: Bristol 17 Lower Redland Road, Redland
Date: Sunday 10 November 2019 10:00 12:30

A morning of meditation at the Shambhala Centre this Sunday from 10am to 12.30pm. Open to beginners and those with more experience. Meditation instruction available.

 

Shamatha Meditation and Maitri Bhavana practice

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Centre: Bristol 17 Lower Redland Road, Redland
Date: Wednesday 13 November 2019 19:15 21:00

Maitri Bhavana is a group Tonglen practice for the seriously ill. There will also be simply sitting Shamatha practice. Open to all.

 

Resource < Dance > Meditation - An Open Floor Meditation Cycle facilitated by Killian Strong

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Centre: London Main meditation hall
Date: Friday 15 November 2019 19:00 21:00

Join us in this simple and sometimes profound form: sitting, walking, dancing.

 

Shambhala Training Weekend I: 'The Art of Being Human'

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Centre: London Main meditation hall
Date: Saturday 16 November 2019 09:00 - 17 November 18:00
Teacher: Jim O'Neill

Meditation is presented as an opportunity to rest in what you already are — basic goodness, natural peace, and clarity. It is how we train in being awake, placing the mind on the breath, in the present moment.

 

Simply sitting and Bodhichitta Practice

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Centre: Bristol 17 Lower Redland Road, Redland
Date: Wednesday 20 November 2019 19:15 21:00

Bodhichitta practice is a loving kindness and compassion practice from the Buddhist Mahayana tradition. There will also be simply sitting Shamatha practice. Open to all.

 

Shambhala Oxford Group - 21st Century Warrior Series: Bringing Compassion into Our World

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Centre: London Oxford Shambhala Group
Date: Thursday 21 November 2019 19:45 - 12 December 21:30

In these series, we will explore core Buddhist teachings on how to cultivate compassion, starting with ourselves.

 

Introduction to Kado / Ikebana : Open Talk

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Centre: London Main meditation hall
Date: Friday 22 November 2019 20:00 21:30
Teacher: Martina Marx

The cultural background / history of Ikebana, and Kado as a meditative and contemplative practice and study of nature.

 

Winter Retreat - Deepening Our Practice

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Centre: London Main meditation hall
Date: Sunday 29 December 2019 09:30 - 31 December 17:30
Teacher: Peter Conradi

The turn of the year can be a challenging time and yet is also a good moment to pause and find renewed strength and consolation in our practice.

 

Shambhala Training Weekend I: 'The Art of Being Human'

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Centre: London Main meditation hall
Date: Saturday 18 January 2020 09:00 - 19 January 18:00
Teacher: Shastri Jane Hope

Meditation is presented as an opportunity to rest in what you already are — basic goodness, natural peace, and clarity. It is how we train in being awake, placing the mind on the breath, in the present moment.