Festivals & Pujas

Main Shrine

Full Moon Pujas

Friday evenings 7.30 – 9.30pm Dec 13, Jan 17, Feb 14
For those with experience of our basic meditation practices

Special Pujas with invited guests Our guest leaders will be introducing us to a Buddha or Bodhisattva with whom they have a strong connection.

  • 16 May
    Led by Akashadevi
    dedicated to Padmasambhava
  • 13 Jun
    Led by Vilasamani
    dedicated to Amoghasiddhi
  • 11 Jul
    Led by Satyanathin
    dedicated to Green Tara
  • 8 Aug
    Led by Subha
    dedicated to Locana

    Buddha Day Festival

    Sun 11 May 10am – 5pm
    A celebration of the Enlightenment of the Buddha Shakyamuni.
    A day of practice, meditation, reflection and ritual marking the Buddha's awakening.
    There will be a focus on our community's aspirations towards Enlightenment including Mitra ceremonies and rejoicings in the generosity of our Sangha.
    PROGRAMME
    10am Doors open
    10.30am Meditation
    11.30am Talk and festive puja with mitra ceremonies.
    1.30pm Vegetarian lunch to share
    2.30pm Celebrating our Sangha.
    4pm Tea
    4.30pm Concluding ritual
    5pm Finish
    All Welcome. By donation.

    Dharma Day Festival

    Sat 12 July 10am – 5pm
    Celebrating the teaching of the Buddha.
    For your diaries. More information nearer the time.

    Padmasambhava Day Festival

    Sun 12 October 10am – 5pm
    Celebrating the life and liberation of the lotus born guru.

    Sangha Day Festival

    Sunday 9 November 10am – 5pm
    Celebrating the community of Dharma practitioners