Accessibility

Accessibility We have a city centre location see location map below. The road has 3 hour parking until from 9am to 6pm but beware – this can be very busy. After 6pm there is roadside parking on Strawberry Bank and plenty on adjacent roads.There is an...

What is Sangha?

What is Sangha? The Buddha taught that ‘friendship is the whole of the spiritual life’. By creating a friendly, active spiritual community and having the support and inspiration of like-minded people, ‘sangha’ becomes part and parcel of spiritual practice. Without...

What happens here?

What happens at the Centre? We run about 3 introductory courses each year which cover basic Buddhism and meditation instruction. After attending one of those you are welcome to join our regular ‘Sangha’ night on Thursdays. Sangha means community and we are...

What is meditation?

What is meditation? By practising Buddhist meditation we are able to change our minds. Our minds are how we experience the world. Everything which happens to us is filtered and made sense of by the mind. If we change our own minds then the world changes too. By...

What is Buddhism?

What is Buddhism? Buddhism is a path of personal development involving profound understanding, boundless positive emotion, expressing itself through compassion and spontaneous activity, known as Awakening or Enlightenment. More about Buddhism here. The Buddhist path...