Weekly: we meet regularly on Thursday evenings at Logie Kirk Hall Causewayhead Stirling, from 7:30 - 9:30 pm (if you arrive 7.00-7.15 to help us set up, that would be appreciated too). Our program of current events is below. Our suggested donation is £3 to £5 or whatever you can afford, to meet the venue costs.
Monthly: Saturday day retreats take place at Dhanakosa and are suitable for those already familiar with the mindfulness of breathing and metta bhavana meditation practices. Please arrive promptly for a 10 am start and bring vegetarian lunch to share, suggested donation is £14.
Triratna Buddhist Community Stirling Programme July to September 2018
Logie Kirk Hall / Dhanakosa / especially for beginners
Month & Date First half Second half Facilitators
Thurs 5th Metta Bhavana Mindfulness of Breathing (meditations) Dharmapala
Thurs 12th Metta Bhavana 6 Element Practice (meditations) Robert
Thurs 19th Mindfulness of Breathing Metta Bhavana (meditations) Jean
Sat 21st Day Retreat at Dhanakosa bring veg food to share Arrive 9.45 and start at 10, talk, meditation, lunch, review, puja Smritiratna
Thurs 26th Mindfulness of Breathing Dharma Day Talk (meditation) Dharmapala (Talk) Dharmapala
Thurs 2nd Meditation of your own choice Meditation of your own choice (Bells to start and finish) Jean
Thurs 9th Metta Bhavana (main) Intro Mindfulness of Breathing (beginners) Mindfulness of Breathing (all & beginners) Robert (meditations) Bill
Sat 11th Day Retreat at Dhanakosa bring veg food to share Arrive 9.45 and start at 10, talk, meditation, lunch, review, puja Smritiratna
Thurs 16th Mindfulness of Breathing (main group) Intro Metta Bhavana (beginners) Furthering your practice – some ideas, discussion (all) (beginners/Practice) Robert (meditation M.O.B.) Bill
Thurs. 23rd Mindfulness of Breathing Metta Bhavana (meditations) Robert
Thurs. 30th An Evening of Mindfulness An Evening of Mindfulness (meditations) David
Thurs 6th Talk: The Buddha and His Female Disciples Mindfulness of Breathing (Talk) Danabhadri (meditation) Jean
Thurs 13th Evening of Mantra Chanting Evening of Mantra Chanting Jean / Robert
Sat 15th Day Retreat at Dhanakosa bring veg food to share Arrive 9.45 and start at 10, talk, meditation, lunch, review, puja Smritiratna
Thurs 20th Talk: Padmasambhava Puja Robert
Thurs. 27th Sangha Evening, bring Vegetarian Food to share Metta Bhavana (Meditation) Jean
NB Our next planning meeting will be Tues. 18th September starting 7.30 at Dharmapala’s house. Other day retreats: Oct 13. Nov 10, Dec 1.