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We’ve moved!! Our first event at our new centre will be on New Year’s eve.

Welcome in 2018 at our new centre We’re delighted to say Norman and his team pulled out all the stops and have finished the renovation of our new centre. A special New Year’s evening will be our first event at the new Newcastle Buddhist Centre. Starting at 8pm we will //Read More

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Our new address and classes in November/December 2017

After our farewell puja to Broadacre house on 1/11/17 we will be moving into our temporary space at 15 Carliol Square NE1 6UF See map (It is in the basement of British India House on Carliol Square and the main entrance is to the left of Metro Repro and the //Read More

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Sangha nights in April

​ Sangha Nights in April We’ve arranged Sangha nights so you can come to the early part of the evening, the later part, or both.  We assume you will already be familiar with the Metta Bhavana and Mindfulness of breathing meditations, as we don’t provide teaching on these on Wednesday //Read More

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Regular classes in April

Monday Drop-In Beginners Meditation: 5:30pm-6:30pm Class runs 3rd, 10th and 24th April. No class on 17th April or 1st May due to bank holidays.All welcome. This class is free but we ask for a donation if you can spare it. Monday Drop-In Buddhism For Today Class:  6.45 – 7.30pm Dates //Read More

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April’s events

Celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the founding of Triratna   on 8/4/17 There will be a day of celebration of the founding of our order in Sheffield on Saturday 8/4/17. Lifts may be possible from the centre – see sign up sheet on noticeboard and poster for more details. Celebration //Read More

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Changes to Sangha night timings

Sangha nights are arranged so you can come to the early part of the evening, the later part, or both. We’re trying out some new timings based on our observations of the numbers of people attending the evening.The new timetable for each Wednesday evening is: 5:30-6:30 – opportunity for shared //Read More

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Regular classes in February

All our events are at our centre on the 3rd floor, Broadacre House NE1 6HQ. Monday Drop-In Beginners Meditation: 5:30pm-6:30pm Class runs 6th, 13th, 20th 27th February. All welcome. This class is free but we ask for a donation if you can spare it. Monday Drop-In Buddhism For Today Class:  //Read More

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January 2017 Events: A year for fearless courage!

2107 – A year for fearless courage A spirit of fearlessness will be much needed in the coming year as we face a period of new challenges locally and globally. We will be creating a new ‘home’ with the purchase of a building in Westgate Road. More news will follow //Read More

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Next Dharma ramble Sunday 15th January

The first Dharma ramble of 2017 will be on Sunday 15th January. Meet at Millenium bridge in Newcastle at 9.30am for a gentle walk with Sangha members. All welcome.

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December’s events at NBC

Season’s greetings from Newcastle Buddhist centre! Our Burnlaw retreat and Sangha day in November was a lovely opportunity for getting together with Sangha members old and new. We will be planning our next retreat in the near future so will post dates for retreats in 2017 as soon as we //Read More

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