Ajahn Brahmali Oxford talk and day retreat in June

2024-04-25T20:28:38+01:00April 25th, 2024|Community, News, Retreats|

Renowned meditation teacher and monk Ajahn Brahmali will be touring the UK from Jun 12th to 16th, giving a talk and leading a day retreat in Oxford, in aid of the new Bhikkhuni monastery, Anukampa Grove, which is in Boars Hill near Oxford.

On Friday 14th June, from 7-8:45pm, he will be leading a talk called, “Making Peace with Your InnerCritic [Read more…]

Gavin Milne Day Retreat: 16 July 2022

2022-05-08T16:01:56+01:00May 8th, 2022|Community, News, Online groups and retreats, Retreats|

Gavin Milne: Oxford Insight Meditation Day Retreat 

Theme to be confirmed – check back here nearer the time for further details.

The day will include guided and silent practice, teachings and time for questions. All levels of meditation experience are welcome. The day will be held in silence.

Gavin Milne

Gavin has been practising Insight Meditation since 2004, and was invited [Read more…]

Yanai Postelnik Day Retreat 24 July 2021 with Bristol Insight: Boundless Heart – Vulnerable Earth

2021-06-24T14:53:27+01:00June 19th, 2021|Community, News, Online groups and retreats, Retreats|

(Please note: This event is organised by Bristol Insight.  If you have any questions, please contact them directly).

Yanai Postelnik: Boundless Heart – Vulnerable Earth: Dharma practice in the ecological and climate emergency – organised by Bristol Insight – see their website for more details. https://www.bristolmeditation.org.uk/

This day will explore engaging with the noble heart qualities of loving kindness, [Read more…]

Compassion and Allyship Online Day Retreat – Saturday 22nd May 2021

2021-05-18T15:18:14+01:00May 18th, 2021|Community, News, Online groups and retreats, Retreats|

This is a one day online retreat organised by Sheffield Insight with Esther Slattery and River Wolton.  The retreat will offer a grounding in the practices of mettā (loving-kindness, friendliness) and self-compassion, as foundations for beginning to turn towards the learning, honesty, openness and questioning of assumptions that help us to stand, speak and act in solidarity with others. We [Read more…]

Gaia House Online Retreats Continue & ‘Personal Retreats’ start from May 2021

2021-05-18T16:12:24+01:00May 1st, 2021|Community, Online groups and retreats, Retreats|

During the height of Covid-19 Pandemic (from April 2020) Gaia House has been offering online retreats, as well as the regular Dharma Hall and Monday evening sessions. From May 2021 Gaia House will now also be opening its doors to those individuals wishing to book a ‘personal retreat’. Please see Gaia House Retreat Programme for all [Read more…]

Beyond Patriarchy

2021-05-18T15:32:17+01:00April 21st, 2021|Community, Meditation groups, Online groups and retreats, Sitting Groups|

A new online meditation space for men and masculine identified folk is being offered by our friends at Southsea Sangha, The sessions are monthly on the first Monday of every month, 7-8.30pm.

The organisers say ‘this group will, through a dharmic lens, hold space for and celebrate the many expressions of ourselves through gender and sexuality, and examine together our relationship to themes [Read more…]

Mindfulness and Race – A Day for People of Colour/BAME 25th November 2018

2018-10-11T11:59:14+01:00October 11th, 2018|Community, Meditation groups, News, Sitting Groups|

Mindfulness and Race, a day for People of Colour / BAME with Salma Darling of Brighton Insight Meditation: Community Base, 113 Queens Road, Brighton BN1 3XG (near Brighton Station) on 25th November 2018

We will be creating a supportive sanctuary for People of Colour to explore mindfulness in the context of the Buddha’s teachings.

Through sitting and walking meditation, guided instructions, dharma talks and [Read more…]

Sunday Sangha Meetings

2017-11-29T12:45:55+00:00November 29th, 2017|Community, Meditation groups, Sitting Groups, Uncategorized|

Sunday Sangha Meetings 11am to 2pm

Sunday 13th January  -St Margaret’s Institute 30 Polstead Rd, Oxford OX2 6TN
Sunday 10th February – Florence Park Community Centre, Cornwallis Road, Oxford OX4 3NH
Sunday 10th March – Florence Park Community Centre
Sunday 14th April – Florence Park Community Centre
Sunday 19th May – St Margaret’s Institute
Sunday 16th June – St Margaret’s Institute
Sunday 14th July – St Margaret’s Institute
Sunday 8th September [Read more…]

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