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Thursday 21st June 2018 - 7.30pm - 9.30pm
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Meditation Toolkit: Transforming the Mind

Six week drop-in course for those who have learnt to meditate.
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Friday 22nd June 2018 to Sunday 24th June 2018 - 5pm Fri - 3pm Sun
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Young People's Retreat: The Courage to Connect

This retreat is open to young people, aged 18 to 35."Not by hatred are hatreds ever pacified here (in the world). They are pacified by love. This is the eternal law."- The Buddha
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Tuesday 26th June 2018 - 7.30pm - 9.30pm
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Sangha Night: Exploring Stillness, Simplicity & Contentment

An evening of meditation and puja evoking the quality of contentment
News: Sangha Nights Summer 2018
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Thursday 28th June 2018 - 7.30pm - 9.30pm
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Meditation Toolkit: Transforming the Mind

Six week drop-in course for those who have learnt to meditate.
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Friday 29th June 2018 - 7.30 - 9.30pm
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Young Buddhists: Sub35s Personal Talks: Why Buddhism?

The Young Buddhists' Sub 35s night at the Cambridge Buddhist Centre is an alternative Friday night for people in their teens, 20s and 30s. Anyone under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
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Saturday 30th June 2018 - 7.30pm - 9.00pm
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Dancing with Awareness

Dancing is a wonderful way to develop our awareness of our bodies and express our emotional response to music - and simply how we are in the moment.
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Saturday 30th June 2018 - 10am - 9.30pm
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Buddhist Action Day: Transforming Self, Transforming World

A festival day to mark the conclusion of Buddhist Action Month (BAM).
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Sunday 1st July 2018 - 3.30pm - 5.30pm
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Speaking Live! For Women

A radical approach to public speaking, Speaking Live! supports you to develop increased groundedness, confidence and connection when speaking in front of an audience..
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Sunday 1st July 2018 - 1pm - 3pm
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Speaking Live!

A radical approach to public speaking, Speaking Live! supports you to develop increased groundedness, confidence and connection when speaking in front of an audience..
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Sunday 1st July 2018 - 10am - 12pm
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Families Sangha Group

This parent-led group seeks to support us to practise in the midst of family life.
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Tuesday 3rd July 2018 - 7.30pm - 9.30pm
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Sangha Night: Talk - The Power of Words

Amarachandra will be talking about all four of the speech precepts.
News: Sangha Nights Summer 2018
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Thursday 5th July 2018 - 7.30pm - 9.30pm
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Meditation Toolkit: Transforming the Mind

Six week drop-in course for those who have learnt to meditate.
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Saturday 7th July 2018 - 10am -4pm
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Meditation Practice Day

An intensive day of practice for those who have completed Learn to Meditate: Part 1.
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Tuesday 10th July 2018 - 7.30pm - 9.30pm
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Sangha Night: Exploring the Speech Precepts

This evening we will partake in the company of the gentle voiced one, Manjughosha, through ritual, meditation and visualisation.
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Thursday 12th July 2018 - 7.30pm - 9.30pm
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Meditation Toolkit: Transforming the Mind

Six week drop-in course for those who have learnt to meditate.
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Friday 13th July 2018 - 7.30 - 9.30pm
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Young Buddhists: Sub35s Buddhism Here and Now

The Young Buddhists' Sub 35s night at the Cambridge Buddhist Centre is an alternative Friday night for people in their teens, 20s and 30s. Anyone under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
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Sunday 15th July 2018 - 6pm - 7.30pm
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The Long Winter Night: Fundraising Concert and Tea Ceremony

Join us for this concert by mitra and composer Emma Chopourian - a song cycle based on the Zen poems of Ryokan, grouped into the four seasons with a silent Tea Ceremony in the interval.
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Tuesday 17th July 2018 - 7.30pm - 9.30pm
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Sangha Night: Covetousness to Tranquillity

Vidyasakhi has been the Centre manager since January and is gaining a reputation as a very fine communicator of the Dharma. She will speak to us about the eighth precept.
News: Sangha Nights Summer 2018
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Friday 20th July 2018 to Sunday 22nd July 2018 - 6pm Fri - 3pm Sun
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Weekend Retreat: Opening Doors

A residential weekend retreat, suitable for anyone, including those new to meditation.
News: Opening Doors - Retreat Open to All
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Tuesday 24th July 2018 - 7.30pm - 9.30pm
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Sangha Night: Exploring the Simple Life

A further exploration of the eighth precept.
News: Sangha Nights Summer 2018
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Friday 27th July 2018 - 7.30 - 9.30pm
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Young Buddhists: Sub35s Buddhism Here and Now

The Young Buddhists' Sub 35s night at the Cambridge Buddhist Centre is an alternative Friday night for people in their teens, 20s and 30s. Anyone under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
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Sunday 29th July 2018 - TBC
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Dharma Day

Marking the Buddha's first teaching.
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Tuesday 31st July 2018 - 7.30pm - 9.30pm
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Sangha Night: Welcome Back to the new Order Members

Welcome back to Kamalanaga, Shubhanaga and Mokshaghosha, recently ordained in Guhyaloka.
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Saturday 4th August 2018 - 9.30am - 5.30pm
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Summer Yatra - Wandlebury and Magog Down

Come join us over Lammas weekend - the time of first harvest, when we will be spending two full days together exploring the landscape around Wandlebury and Magog Down.
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Saturday 4th August 2018 - 6.30pm - 9pm
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Wandlebury Eisteddfodd and Mamaki Puja

A special evening celebrating Harvest with feasting (veggie food to share), storytelling/music making/poem sharing and culminating in a Puja to Buddha Mamaki!
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Sunday 5th August 2018 - 9.30am - 5.30pm
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Summer Yatra - Wandlebury and Magog Down

Come join us over Lammas weekend - the time of first harvest, when we will be spending two full days together exploring the landscape around Wandlebury and Magog Down.
News: Summer Yatras
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Sunday 5th August 2018 - 10am - 12pm
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Families Sangha Group

This parent-led group seeks to support us to practise in the midst of family life.
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Tuesday 7th August 2018 - 7.30pm - 9.30pm
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Sangha Night: Talk - Changing Hatred into Compassion

The ninth precept is the topic for Samudraghosha. He is an accomplished Dharma teacher who is noted for the thoroughness with which he tackles his subject.
News: Sangha Nights Summer 2018
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Friday 10th August 2018 - 7.30 - 9.30pm
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Young Buddhists: Sub35s Buddhism Here and Now

The Young Buddhists' Sub 35s night at the Cambridge Buddhist Centre is an alternative Friday night for people in their teens, 20s and 30s. Anyone under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
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Tuesday 14th August 2018 - 7.30pm - 9.30pm
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Sangha Night: Farewell to Kenny Squire and Onur Pinar

Farewell to Kenny Squire and Onur Pinar who are about to go to Guyhaloka to be ordained.
News: Ordination send-offs
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Tuesday 21st August 2018 - 7.30pm - 9.30pm
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Sangha Night: Talk - Transforming Ignorance into Wisdom

Samamati, who is a senior Order Member and a Private Preceptor will be speaking about the tenth and last precept.
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Friday 24th August 2018 - 7.30 - 9.30pm
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Young Buddhists: Sub35s Buddhism Here and Now

The Young Buddhists' Sub 35s night at the Cambridge Buddhist Centre is an alternative Friday night for people in their teens, 20s and 30s. Anyone under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
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Friday 7th September 2018 to Sunday 9th September 2018 - 5pm Fri - 3pm Sun
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Young People's Retreat: Details TBC

A retreat for under 35s at beautiful Rivendell Retreat Centre in Sussex.
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Monday 10th September 2018 to Monday 15th October 2018 - 7.15pm - 9.45pm
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Introducing Buddhism

A six week course to explore the teachings of Buddhism through short presentations and discussion, often with a short period of led meditation. No knowledge of meditation is required.
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Monday 10th September 2018 to Monday 15th October 2018 - 7.15pm - 9.45pm
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Learn to Meditate: Part 2

Explore meditation further and learn how to build a firm foundation for your practice. Six evenings following on from Module 1.
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Monday 10th September 2018 to Monday 15th October 2018 - 7.15pm - 9.45pm
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Buddhism level 2: What makes you a Buddhist?

A six-week course, for people wanting to extend their knowledge of Buddhism. Classes include short talks, discussion, workshop elements and often short periods of meditation.
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Tuesday 11th September 2018 - 5.30pm - 7pm
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New Triratna Choir - Come to sing and find out more

Come to sing and find out more about a new Triratna choir. Open to music readers and those who can learn by ear from MP3 at home.
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Friday 14th September 2018 - 7.30 - 9.30pm
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Young Buddhists: Sub35s Buddhism Here and Now

The Young Buddhists' Sub 35s night at the Cambridge Buddhist Centre is an alternative Friday night for people in their teens, 20s and 30s. Anyone under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
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Saturday 15th September 2018 - 10am - 4pm
Sunday 23rd September 2018 - TBC
Thursday 27th September 2018 to Thursday 15th November 2018 - 7.30pm - 9.45pm
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Life With Full Attention

Mindfulness is about living fully and vividly, without rumination or distraction.
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Saturday 29th September 2018 - 7.30pm - 9.00pm
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Dancing with Awareness

Dancing is a wonderful way to develop our awareness of our bodies and express our emotional response to music - and simply how we are in the moment.
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Thursday 4th October 2018 - 7.30pm - 9.30pm
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Meditation Toolkit

Six week drop-in course for those who have learnt to meditate.
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Thursday 11th October 2018 - 7.30pm - 9.30pm
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Meditation Toolkit

Six week drop-in course for those who have learnt to meditate.
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Saturday 13th October 2018 - 10am - 4pm
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Meditation Practice Day

An intensive day of practice for those who have completed Learn to Meditate: Part 1.
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Sunday 14th October 2018 - 3.00pm - 8.30pm
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Dhamma Revolution Day - Dr Ambedka and Buddhism in India

Marking the mass conversion of Buddhists in India by the pioneering Dr Ambedkar and the continuing Dhamma Revolution in India.
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Thursday 18th October 2018 - 7.30pm - 9.30pm
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Meditation Toolkit

Six week drop-in course for those who have learnt to meditate.
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Thursday 25th October 2018 - 7.30pm - 9.30pm
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Meditation Toolkit

Six week drop-in course for those who have learnt to meditate.
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Monday 29th October 2018 to Monday 3rd December 2018 - 7.15pm - 9.45pm
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Buddhism level 2: Dharma Truth Teachings

A six-week course, for people wanting to extend their knowledge of Buddhism. Classes include short talks, discussion, workshop elements and often short periods of meditation.
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Monday 29th October 2018 to Monday 3rd December 2018 - 7.15pm - 9.45pm
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Introducing Buddhism

A six week course to explore the teachings of Buddhism through short presentations and discussion, often with a short period of led meditation. No knowledge of meditation is required.
More Info (55 Reviews)

Monday 29th October 2018 to Monday 3rd December 2018 - 7.15pm - 9.45pm
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Learn to Meditate: Part 2

Explore meditation further and learn how to build a firm foundation for your practice. Six evenings following on from Module 1.
More Info (57 Reviews)

Thursday 1st November 2018 - 7.30pm - 9.30pm
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Meditation Toolkit

Six week drop-in course for those who have learnt to meditate.
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Thursday 8th November 2018 - 7.30pm - 9.30pm
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Meditation Toolkit

Six week drop-in course for those who have learnt to meditate.
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Thursday 15th November 2018 to Thursday 13th December 2018 - 7.30pm - 9.45pm
Saturday 17th November 2018 - 10am - 4pm
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What is Buddhism?

During the day we will explore what Buddhism is about and how it is practised.
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Saturday 17th November 2018 - 10am - 4pm
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What is Buddhism?

During the day we will explore what Buddhism is about and how it is practised.
More Info (6 Reviews)

Sunday 25th November 2018 - TBC
Saturday 1st December 2018 - 10am - 4pm
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Meditation Practice Day

An intensive day of practice for those who have completed Learn to Meditate: Part 1.
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Friday 7th December 2018 to Sunday 9th December 2018 - 5pm Fri - 3pm Sun
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Weekend Retreat

A residential weekend retreat for newcomers to meditation and those who have learnt to meditate.
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Meditation Event Event with meditation / practice Suitable for newcomers to meditation and Buddhism Event suitable for men only
Buddhism Event Event with Buddhist teaching / study Suitable for anyone who has learnt the two meditation practices we teach Event suitable for women only
Retreat Event Retreat Event Suitable for Mitras & Order member (experienced Friends by arrangement)
Stress Reduction Event Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction and Pain Management
Yoga Event Yoga Event
Tai-Chi Event Tai-Chi Event