Buddhism Day Events

Movement, Mantra, Meditation

An evening of movement, mantra and meditation to engage body, speech and mind, and raise money for the centre.

Suitable for those familiar with Triratna practices.

Please book.

Fri 10 May; 19.30-21.30
With: Shakyasiddhi, Anandavajra
Suggested donation £10-£15. All proceeds to fundraise for the NLBC.
Going Deeper
Booking required

Live Budcasts: The Five Spiritual Faculties

Free public talks on Buddhism, all welcome. You can listen to the podcasts of the talks Please click here

12 January, Ratnaprabha "It's happening now – mindfulness and the five faculties in Buddhism". 9 February, Amalayodhin, "Imagining the real – faith in Buddhism". 9 March, Akashamitra, "Acting with compassion – energy in Buddhism". 13 April, Vajramitra, "Entering the depths – meditation in Buddhism." 11 May, Karunagita, “Touching freedom – wisdom in Buddhism”

In the weeks between, do come to a discussion group around themes from the talk as part of the Saturday morning class starting at 10:15.

Every second Saturday of the month:
Sat 9 Mar, Sat 13 Apr and Sat 11 May;
With: Ratnaprabha & Sat morning team
Free event. Suggested donation £5.
Open to All
No booking required

Buddha Day Festival (Sun 19 May 2019)

Join us to celebrate the Buddha’s enlightenment with our Buddha Day festival.

11.00 Doors open
11.30 Meditation, readings, reflection
13.00 Lunch (veggie food to share)
14.30 Talk 'Going Forth - in the Buddha's Footsteps' followed by a workshop
15.45 Tea break
16.15 Dhammaprada Puja

Sun 19 May; 11.00-17.00
With: Santva, Karunagita, Maitrisambhava
By donation
Open to All
No booking required

Metta Day (Sun 9 June)

Another in this popular series of day retreats on the theme of Metta - friendliness, kindness, unconditional love. The day includes different approaches to the Metta Bhavana meditation, held within a program that is spacious and kind to us, including relaxation, gentle movement, and discussion.

Please book but you are also welcome to join on the day.

Bring veggie lunch to share

Sun 9 June 2019, 10:00-17:00
With: Karunagita, Maitrisambhava
Suggested donation £30/£15
Open to All
Booking required

Dharma Day (Sun 14 July 2019)


Sunday 14th July 2019
Open to All
No booking required