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Day of Silent Meditation

      Day of Silent Meditation

This Sunday 7th June 10.00am-4.30pm A Day of Silent Meditation.

Sittings will last from 35 to 45 minutes, interspersed with 10 minutes of walking. One can sit using a cushion, chair or kneeling stool.

There will be no formal instruction, but individual instruction for beginners can be given on request.

Bring vegetarian lunch to share. Click here for more information...


Some Forthcoming Events

 Weekly evening sessions.

With Colin Moore, Mahesi Caplan, and Richard St Ruth

Weekly evening sessions

Monday 7.30-8.30pm Colin Moore: Mind training course of study in the Tibetan tradition. PLEASE NOTE: Colin Moore's Monday evening Mind Training class will finish on Monday 29th June for the Summer. It will continue in the Autumn (dates to be announced later).

Tuesday 7.00-9.00pm Mahesi: Meditation based on the contemplative skills of the Thai Forest tradition.

Wednesday 7.00-9.00pm Exploring Zen koans with meditation and teachings. Richard St Ruth

Date: Monday 29 June 2015

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Colin Moore, Mahesi Caplan, and Richard St Ruth

 Silent Morning Meditation Sittings

With Co-ordinator: Marsha Cummings

Mondays and Wednesdays 7.15am-8.00am

The door will be closed at 7.10am so that the meditation can begin promptly at 7.15.

Participants are requested to commit to the full 45 minutes' sitting before leaving at 8am.

Please also enter and leave quietly.

Please note: Morning session will take a break from Wednesday 15th July and restart on Wednesday 2nd September.

Date: Monday 29 June 2015

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Co-ordinator: Marsha Cummings

 Wednesday afternoon meditations

With Michael Elsmere

Wednesday afternoon meditation silent meditation session led by Michael Elsmere.

From 2pm to 3.10pm alternate 30 minutes sitting, 10 minutes slow walking, followed by tea. Finish by 4pm.

Date: Wednesday 01 July 2015

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Michael Elsmere

 Silver Sangha

With Tessa King

Thursday afternoon monthly sessions 2pm to 3:30pm (first Thursday in the month):

Finding Inspiration and Joy
Please bring something to share that, at this point in your life, inspires your practice. Perhaps a quote, poem, art or music.

Tessa King co-ordinates the group.

Date: Thursday 02 July 2015

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Tessa King

 A Day of Silent Meditation

With periods of sitting and walking

Sittings will last from 35 to 45 minutes, interspersed with 10 minutes of walking. One can sit using a cushion, chair or kneeling stool.

There will be no formal instruction, but individual instruction for beginners can be given on request.


Date: Sunday 05 July 2015

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periods of sitting and walking

 The Essence of Buddhism the Zen Way

With Diana St Ruth

Diana St Ruth will hold a series of talks entitled 'The Essence of Buddhism the Zen Way' from Thursday 11th June to 27 August.

Date: Thursday 09 July 2015

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Diana St Ruth

 Korean Zen Meditation and Teachings

With Jisu Sunim

Two Days of Korean Zen Meditation and Teachings with Jisu Sunim Saturday and Sunday 10 and 11 October

Date: Saturday 10 October 2015

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Jisu Sunim