Latest News - published in December 2015

A Christmas Day with a Difference + full winter holiday programme

Join Billy, Meadow, Sue and Jinaputra on the 25th December for a Christmas Day with a difference…An Alternative Christmas Day at Leeds Buddhist Centre If you ‘don’t do’ Christmas or would like to get away from it all, why not join us for a very different celebration on the 25th with Meditation, Readings, Discussion and Puja. The theme of the day is karma. If you wish, please bring something to read and share on the day or have someone read for you or just listen. Programme for the day 9.00 – 9.30     Doors Open, Tea and arrive 10.00 – 11.00  Short intro and double sit with a leg stretch in between 11.00 – 12.00  Readings / Discussion 12.00 – 1.00    Light lunch to share, please bring vegan or veggie 1.00 – 1.45       Puja 1.45 – 2.15       Sit Ends at 2.15 pm Programme for the Winter Holidays Friday 18th December – Younger People’s Activities (1st and 3rd Friday of the month) Our younger people’s evenings run from 7.00pm to 9.15pm and include meditation, mantra chanting and an exploration of Buddhist teachings. Contact Laura, Matt and Meadow at leedsyoungbuddhists@gmail.com for more info or watch this newsletter for regular information Sunday 20th December – Sunday Morning Meditation (as usual) 10.30 am to 12 noon (please see ‘Weekly Events’ below for details) Suitable for those who already meditate Monday 21st December – Teatime Drop-In Meditation as usual Classes recommence on Monday 4th January Tuesday 22nd December – NO Tuesday Drop-in Class Classes recommence on Tuesday Evening 5th January with an introduction to Meditation. All welcome (especially suitable for newcomers) Wednesday 23rd December – Lunchtime... Read more