Latest News - published in May 2015

June is Buddhist Action Month

June is Buddhist Action Month which means that Buddhists of many traditions will be engaging together in socially beneficial activities, rooted in Buddhist values aimed at looking after our home on Planet Earth and all beings who depend on her. And Triratna Leeds Buddhist Centre is no exception. The themes this year are Sustainability Awakening our money sense Caring for others …and all through the month we’ll be taking action to explore these important themes, raise awareness and commit to actions which will help to change ourselves and the world around us. There is no charge for any of these events. However the Centre relies entirely on the generosity of the people who use it. If you can, please help us to make mindfulness, meditation and Buddhism available to everyone by putting a donation in the dana bowl or by taking out a regular standing order to support the centre. All events are at Leeds Buddhist Centre unless another location is given Let’s get going! Thursday 4th June – Friends’ Night – 7.00pm (prompt) to 9.15 pm * Simplifying life and making connections – a look at the ethos and joy that is Buddhafield North – with David Turner * Followed by an Opening Ritual to Buddhist Action Month when everyone who chooses can make a pledge of action to help make positive change for ourselves and the world. Sunday 7th June A Vegan Lunch – Giles and Billy will be hosting a vegan bring-and-share lunch at the Centre on Sunday June 7th. Bring your favourite dish along from 12.15 onwards. The morning sit will be happening as usual (why not do... Read more