Author Archives: Mary Lowe

Classes, meditation and Sangha nights in October

Monday Drop-In Beginners Meditation: 5:30pm-6:30pm Class starts promptly so please arrive at 5.15pm as you will need to sign in at reception at Broadacre House before attending this class. Class runs 2nd, 9th, 16th. 23rd, 30th October. All welcome. These events are free but we ask for a donation if //Read More

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THE FOURTH NEWCASTLE BUDDHIST CENTRE GREAT SKILLS AUCTION

Wednesday October 25th at 6.30pm Do you have a skill, craft, or time and energy to donate? We’ll be holding a skills auction to raise money towards fitting out the new centre. We especially need money to build a new shrine, buy new chairs and create a beautiful garden. A //Read More

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Latest news on our new centre and work retreat in October

We can now let you know that our new centre won’t be ready for when we move out of Broadacre house on 3/11/17. In the interim period therefore we’ll be renting space for our Monday and Wednesday classes and events, from Mindful therapies at the following address which is just //Read More

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Next meditation session in Durham – Sunday 24th September

We are continuing a meditation session in Durham for those who are already familiar with the mindfulness of breathing and metta bhavana meditations. The session runs between 7.30pm – 8.30pmand it will be at Helen’s house which is within walking distance of the bus and rail stations in Durham. Please //Read More

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Under 35 and interested in Buddhism?

Newcastle Buddhist Centre Sub-35 group Triratna has many activities for young Buddhists. We’d like to see if there’s appetite in our Sangha for a sub-35 group or class. If you’re under 35 and interested in helping set this up or want to be involved in discussing what it could be, //Read More

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Latest news on our new centre

We are very happy to let you know that planning permission was granted and work is underway on our new centre. We’ll be organising various fundraising activities over the next few months to help fund the work. Our skills auction on  Wednesday October 25th at 6.30 pm is the first //Read More

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September classes, events and meetings.

Retreat day led by Khemasuri and Upeksaraja Saturday 30th September 10-4pm The theme of the day will be Fearlessness, to echo our theme for this year. Please bring food for a shared vegan lunch. All welcome. Free (though a donation towards the day would help towards our costs). Mitra planning //Read More

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Next meditation session in Durham – Sunday 13th August + reminder about International gathering at Adhistana 24th-28th August 2017

We are continuing to try out a meditation session in Durham for those who are already familiar with the mindfulness of breathing and metta bhavana meditations. The session runs between7.30pm – 8.30pm and it will be at Helen’s house which is within walking distance of the bus and rail stations in //Read More

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Regular Classes in August

All our events are at our centre on the 3rd floor, Broadacre House NE1 6HQ. Mondays Drop-In Beginners Meditation: 5:30pm-6:30pm. Class starts promptly so please arrive at 5.15pm as you will need to sign in at reception at Broadacre House before attending this class. Class runs 7th, 14th, 21st August. No //Read More

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August 30th – Annual puja dedicated to Bhante Sangharakshita 

As many of you may know, every year in common with other Triratna centres, we have a puja to pay our respects and honour the contribution and legacy of the founder of our movement, Sangharakshita, around the time of his birthday on 26th August. This year he is 92 and //Read More

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