Beginner

Online level 1 Introduction to Buddhism course

An online six-week course introducing several foundational teachings of Buddhism - the three-fold path and the three jewels.

Learn how to apply the practices and teachings of the Buddha from 2500 years ago, and how these are relevant today in order to work with your mind, heart and to show up more fully in your life. 

Starts on Monday 14th September at 7:00 - 8:30pm.  Please plan to arrive 10 mins before the start time in order to ensure we are ready to start at 7:00pm.

Repeats every week every Monday. 7.00pm to 8.30pm
Price: 
£0.00
Giftaid: 
Yes

Learn to meditate: A beginner's guide to meditation on YouTube

From Thursday 6th Aug 2020 to Thursday 22nd Oct 2020, 7.00pm - 8.00pm

How can I work with my mind? How can I find more peace and connection in my life? How do I meditate?  What is Buddhist meditation?  

On Glasgow Buddhist Centre's YouTube channel you can learn how to meditate. 

Choose one of our how to videos and in less than an hours time learn one of the two foundational meditation practices, the mindfulness of breathing or the metta bhavana (cultivation of loving-kindness).

http://www.youtube.com/c/GlasgowBuddhistCentre...

Young Buddhist Meetup - next meet up October 4th

Young Buddhists: An monthly evening of meditation and Dharma

A monthly meetup for those between 16 - 35 interested in Buddhism and meditation. A chance to connect, practice and go deeper with those of a similar age. We will eat, chat and meditate together, exploring the theme of 'Virya'- energy in pursuit of the good. 

Newcomers and regulars welcome. 

Email: glasgowyoungbuddhistgroup@gmail.com (email in order to get the online link for the time being)

6.30pm to 8.30pm

Triratna Buddhist Community in Scotland - a gathering

Sunday, October 11, 2020 - 10:15 to 13:00

 

Scotland wide members and attenders at Triratna Buddhist Community centres, groups and classes are invited to our next quarterly online gathering. Our theme for the gatherings this year is Presidents choice and this time Dhammarati, President of Glasgow Buddhist Centre will lead us in practice and Dharma study for the morning. 

Join us on Sunday 11th October 10.30-1pm ( doors open 10.15am) 

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84133958578

 

Catch up on the talks given at June's gathering by Akuppa, the President...

Developing your new meditation practice further - more online supports

Monday, December 21, 2020 - 08:30 to Tuesday, December 21, 2021 - 13:00

So you have just started meditating? Great. Some of these resources may help you establish a regular practice and develop your capacity for sitting in meditation. 

1. Kamalasila leads you through a full 40 minute Mindfulness of breathing practice 

https://www.freebuddhistaudio.com/audio/details?num=M10C

2. This link takes you to a bells only recording to download. Designed especially for mindfulness of breathing practice, you can choose timings to...