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Newcomer’s Course: April-May 2018, BOOKING ESSENTIAL

For those (aged 18 or over) new to meditation and Buddhism along with those who wish to learn the approach of the Triratna Buddhist Community. No previous experience is necessary.

An 8-week course on Wednesdays, starting on Wednesday 11th April through to 30th May. 7pm until 9.30pm.

During the course you will learn meditations which focus on the body, the breath and loving-kindness. After a refreshment break, there will be an exploration of a key Buddhist teaching each week- through formal input and discussion.

Following completion of this course, participants will be able to attend our ongoing activities.

If you would like further information, please email the centre: blackburnbuddhistcentre@gmail.com

To book a place, please send a deposit of £10 payable to Blackburn Triratna Buddhist Centre, to 16 Strawberry Bank, Blackburn, BB2 6AA. We will confirm your place by email or phone once we have received your deposit. Please ensure you send your full contact details with the deposit.

Following this initial booking fee, payment will be on a donation basis.

October Creativity Weekend

The Blackburn Sangha held a weekend of creativity on 14th & 15th October…..sharing art, crafts, poetry, song &  music, all supported by somatic/bodywork. Thank you to everyone who contributed to a great weekend. Here are a few photos….

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Newcomer’s Course October-December 2017 -FULLY BOOKED

Buddha face meditatingIntroduction to Meditation and Buddhism:

For those (aged 18 or over) new to meditation and Buddhism along with those who wish to learn the approach of the Triratna Buddhist Community.

An 8-week course on Tuesdays from 24th October until 12th December, 7pm to 9.30pm. Please note that BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL

During the course you will learn meditations which focus on the body, the breath, developing kindness & positive emotion. After a refreshment break there will be an exploration of a key Buddhist teaching each week, through formal input & group discussion.

Following the completion of this introductory course, participants will be able to attend our ongoing activities.

If you would like further information, please feel free to contact the Buddhist centre by phone: (01254 583066), leave a message, or email info@blackburnbuddhistcentre.org.uk

To book a place, please send a deposit of £10 payable to Blackburn Triratna Buddhist Centre, 16 Strawberry Bank, Blackburn, BB2 6AA. We will confirm your place by email or phone once we have received your deposit. Please ensure you send your full contact details with the deposit.

Following this initial booking fee, payment will be on a donation basis for the rest of the course.

Sangha Retreat May 2017

Some photos from our Sangha Retreat! A lovely weekend led by Ratnagita & Mokshadipa on “Happiness”

Buddhist Action Month

 

 

 

 

Buddhist Action Month (BAM)
Once again Blackburn Triratna Buddhist Centre will be joining in with this international event in June. On Thursday 18th May, after meditation, we will devote the rest of the session to discussing what we would like to engage with both individually and collectively. There are some inspiring initiatives. You can access information about BAM at thebuddhistcentre.com

Wesak Celebration!

On Thursday 11th May, Kamalavajri led an evening celebrating the Buddha’s Enlightenment. Here are a couple of photos.

Body, Myth & Imagination – Sangha Nights Jan-Feb 2017

Here are a few photos from our Sangha Evenings at the centre during January-February. Ratnagita & team have been leading a variety of creativity sessions, enabling us to explore the themes of body, myth & imagination in our quest for enlightenment!

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