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8 Week Newcomers Course on Saturday mornings, starting on 25th January

We would like to invite you to join us on Saturday mornings from 10.30am – 1pm starting on 25th January (last class 14th March) for an introduction to the Buddhist Path, including meditation. You can read more details on our events calendar or on our webpage leedsbuddhistcentre.org/meditation/evening-classes. You are welcome to come as often as you like, but we find it best to come as much as you can. The course is open to everybody. No experience is needed. So, if you would like to follow your sense of wonder then you are most welcome. There is no need to book. We will invite donations at every... Read more

Dates of Classes in January 2020

The Buddhist Centre has reopened for 2020! The Wednesday lunchtime drop-in meditation sessions for newcomers and regulars restarted on 8th January; The Thursday evening classes for regular meditators restarted on 2nd January; The Monday teatime drop-in meditation sessions for regular meditators will restart on 20th January; An Introduction to Buddhism and Meditation course for newcomers will begin on Saturday 25th January, 1030am-1pm, for 8 weeks. The Sunday morning meditations on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month restarted on 5th and 19th January. You are welcome to join... Read more

Day Retreat – Introductory

Join us for a day of Dharma practice at the Buddhist Centre on Saturday 30th November, 10am-430pm. We will do some of our main practices, including meditation, study, and a short devotional practice (puja). There will also be time to ask questions. No need to book. Just bring yourself and some veggie or vegan lunch to share. Everybody welcome – this day is suitable for people who are new to the Buddhist Centre as well as everybody else! We will invite dana (donations) to keep the Buddhist Centre open for other people in the future. Led by Hridayavaca and... Read more

Course for Newcomers, starts on 17th September

Join us for an 8-week exploration of the Buddhist Path. It’s based on the book by Maitreyabandhu, ‘The Journey and the Guide’. The course will run on Tuesday evenings, starting on 17th September, from 7pm-915pm: doors open from 6.30pm. The course is open to everybody, and no previous experience is needed. People with previous experience will also find it valuable. You can join on any week. There is no need to book. Just come along! More details are shown under Buddhism – Evening... Read more

Buddhist Action Month

June is Buddhist Action Month – BAM!! This years theme is Climate Action – Personal Action. More information on BAM is available on our BAM page and in the 2019 BAM Handbook. BAM activities at Leeds Buddhist Centre are on the calendar page and will be in the Dharma Diary, commencing with a non-residential weekend Saturday 1st June to Sunday 2nd June, come along to certain events or the whole... Read more