Drop in meditation 10 - 11 am
7.00pm Vipassana Meditation (Bhavana) Instruction and Practice.
For those without any previous experience, a beginners class is also held.
7.00-7.15 Observance of Pansil
7:15-8:15 Vipassana Meditation
8.15-8.30 Metta Bhavana
8.30 Questions & Discussion
Second Saturdy of every month
Meditation Reteat, 5-8pm
Conducted by Dr Sumana Perera
In addition to the weekly meditation classes, the Vihara holds a retreat on the last Saturday of every month (except August and December) from 2.15 -6.00pm.
2.15-2.30 Introductory Talk
2.30-3.30 Sitting Meditation
3.30-4.00 Walking Meditation
4.00-4.15 Tea Break
4.15-5.00 Sitting Meditation
5.00-5.30 Walking Meditation
5.30-6.00 Dhamma Talk
6.00-6.30 Tea & Refreshment
All meditators - whether beginners or experienced - are welcome to participate in this all-important practice.The classes are free of charge, but you may like to make a donation towards the cost of maintenance of the Vihara.
For understanding of the Buddhist way of meditation please see:
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Crash Course on Conciousness
(Abidhamma - Buddhist Phychology)
Crash course in Meditation Techniques
Bhante Hokandara Pannavamsa
Recommended Reading: Mindfulness in Plain English
- Bhante Henepola Gunaratana
Dress Code when visiting London Buddhist Vihara
PLEASE DRESS MODESTLY!
Devotees and Visitors are advised to wear decent clothing to cover the body appropriately when visiting the Vihara. Exposed shoulders, sleeveless tops and shorts are considered inappropriate and disrespectful.