Young Buddhists: Sangha Evening 12 December

This Sangha Evening we’ll be hearing from some of the centre’s sub-35 group about their experiences of attending a Triratna-wide young peoples’ event. All age groups welcome! Sangha Nights are open to all those who are familiar with the two main meditation practices. You can come to all or part //Read More

Help Lynne on her way to ordination

Help Lynne on her way to ordination retreat. Lynne has been part of the centre for some years and has given a huge amount of time and energy and friendliness. The centre is raising funds to help Lynne attend her ordination retreat in Spain next year. You can donate here: //Read More

The Buddha and Kisagotami: Sangha Evening 5 December

Jyotipala will be reflecting on the story of the Buddha’s encounter with Kisagotami, the mother who was unable to face the death of her baby. This is the first in a series of evenings where we look at the Buddha’s encounters with people and the effect he had on them. //Read More

Sangha Day Festival, 24 November

Sangha Day Saturday 24th November 10am-4pm Join us for Sangha Day, the festival that celebrates spiritual community. We’ll be bringing to mind Sangha in the Buddha’s day, and our own involvement in Sangha in the present day. There will be a chance for mitras to reaffirm their commitment during a //Read More

The Real Purpose of Puja: Sangha Night 21st November

In a change to the advertised programme, Jyotipala will be talking about the real purpose of the sevenfold puja. Sangha Nights are open to all who are familiar with our main meditation practices. You can come to all or part of the evening. Please arrive and depart at these times: //Read More

Funeral of Bhante Sangharakshita

Sangharakshita’s Funeral: Live Streaming Event at Newcastle Buddhist Centre The funeral for the teacher and founder of the Triratna Buddhist Order, Bhante Urgyen Sangharakshita, will be held at Adhisthana on Saturday, 10 November from 12.30pm to approximately 4pm. We will be gathering at Newcastle Buddhist Centre to mark the occasion //Read More

Remembering Sangharakshita: Sangha Night, 7th November

We will sharing reflections on the life and legacy of the founder of the Triratna Buddhist Order, Sangharakshita, who died on Tuesday, during a special Sangha Night on Wednesday 7th November. About Sangha Nights Our Sangha (spiritual community) nights are open to all who are familiar with our foundation meditation //Read More

Sunday Chanting Sessions

Our weekend chanting sessions are now held only on Sundays and the time has been changed to 7-8pm. Come and join us for an hour of chanting evoking the presence of the Buddha. No experience necessary. All are welcome and sessions are by donation.

Sub-35 Group, 2 November

The sub-35 group meets for meditation, discussion, and hanging out on the first Friday of every month. The next meeting is on Friday 3 November, and everyone under 35 is welcome. Start 6:30pm through to 8:30pm. T

Death of Urgyen Sangharakshita: Meditation and Chanting Sessions

Following the death of our teacher and founder Urgyen Sangharakshita on Tuesday, there will be further sessions of meditation and mantra chanting. All are warmly welcome to join us. 5-6pm, Thursday 1 November 5-6pm, Friday 2 November 5-6pm, Saturday 3 November