Regular Classes and Sangha nights in May

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 8th, 15th, 22nd May. No class on 1st or 29th May due to bank holidays.All welcome. This class is free but we ask for a donation if you //Read More

Next meditation session in Durham Sunday 11th June

We are continuing with these meditation sessions in Durham for the moment for those who are already familiar with the mindfulness of breathing and metta bhavana meditations. The next date will be Sunday 11th June 7.30pm – 8.30pm and it will be at Helen’s house which is within walking distance //Read More

Vaishakha Purnima yatra – 23 miles of puja, meditation and compassion for the world 13-14th May

Instead of our usual Dharma ramble this month, Lynne is doing a sponsored walk down the Northumberland coast. She will be leaving early Saturday morning and returning late on Sunday evening and would be open to having visitors on the walk. Please see Lynne at the centre if you would //Read More

Buddha Day Beach Puja Saturday 13th May 6pm-9pm

  A shared meal on the beach followed by Buddha Day Puja on Longhoughton Beach. We’ll be there from 6 and the Puja will start at 7.30pm. Please bring veggie food to share and let us know you’re coming by emailing the office or letting one of the teaching team //Read More

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

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

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

Spring Retreat – “Doorways to Liberation” 31st March – 2nd April at Burnlaw centre, North Pennines. A weekend of Dharma reflection, meditation, ritual, and Sangha.

The Buddha taught that all conditioned things are impermanent, unsatisfactory, and devoid of self. In the Triratna Buddhist Community Sangharakshita has encouraged us to reflect on these “three characteristics of existence”. If we contemplate them over the years, our understanding of them will mature and we can enter through “three //Read More

Next Dharma ramble Sunday 16th April

The next Dharma ramble will be on the above day. Meet at Millenium bridge in Newcastle at 9.30am for a gentle walk with Sangha members. All welcome.

Regular Classes in March

  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 March. All welcome. This class is free but we ask for a donation if you can spare it. Monday Drop-In Buddhism For Today //Read More