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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Newcastle Buddhist centre will be moving again!

For those of you who have not yet heard, sadly the current lease on Broadacre House will change at the start of November 2017. All our classes and events will continue to be at Broadacre house until early November 2017. Subject to planning consent, we will be hoping to move very soon after that //Read More

International gathering at Adhistana 24th-28th August 2017

The International Gatherings are full of joy and deeply inspiring days. They are a great way to give members of sanghas a flavour of the wider Triratna Community, not just from within the UK but from Holland, Belgium, Germany, France, Poland, and so on. Order members are welcome just as //Read More

Regular Classes in July

All our events are at our centre on the 3rd floor, Broadacre House NE1 6HQ. Monday Drop-In Beginners Meditation: 5:30pm-6:30pmClass 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 3rd,10th,17th,24th,31st July. All welcome. This //Read More