February 2018

Holy Isle retreat weekend

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Bhante will be leading a weekend retreat 15th – 17th June on the Holy Isle, Scotland.  For more information or to book your place please get in touch info@tsbv.org.uk   Participants’ feedback from Holy Isle Retreat 2017 Here are just some of the comments from the participants of our last retreat. “There was a quiet contentment throughout the weekend, leaving me with hope and the promise of a better future by living in the moment.” “I really appreciated the mixture of instruction, practice, questions and outdoor times…the flexible, informal approach and timetable. Very many thanks” “The silent retreat was [...]

May 2016

Mindfulness training for mothers

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Who is this course for? This course is for mothers who have children aged 0 months to 8 years old and are experiencing stress, anxiety or depression. What mindfulness Courses are available? Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction 8 week course Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy 8 week course Where is the venue? Glasgow Mindfulness Centre ( off Maryhill Road, opposite Maryhill Train station) When and at what time? Monday mornings from 9.30am-11.30am How much is the course fee? Thanks to funding from The Big Lottery we are able to offer this course free of charge. How to book the course? To book [...]

September 2013

Mindfulness (MBSR Course) in Milngavie

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Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) 08 week CourseDate;   Start date: Friday 11th October- from 7pm to 9pm.            End date:   Friday 29thNovember 2013            Venue:  Yogajo’s, Main Street,   Lennox Park, Milngavie (G62 6JN)Please contact the Vihara for bookings and more information ( info@tsbv.org.uk)May all beings be well and happy.

August 2013

Friday Vipassana sitting cancelled until further notice

By |2019-01-21T13:28:18+00:00August 24th, 2013|Uncategorized|

We are very sorry to announce that until further notice, we won’t be able to run the Friday group at 7pm.  We will inform you when Bhante Rewatha or another resident monk is available to resume the Friday evening meditation class.The Tuesday Mindfulness Practice group at 7pm continues as usual. May all beings be well and happy.

MBSR in Milngavie and Bearsden

By |2019-01-21T13:28:19+00:00August 6th, 2013|Uncategorized|

We are delighted to announce you that Centre for Mindfulness is planning to run a MBSR course in a beautiful Yoga Studio ( Yogajo's) at Lennox Park, Milngavie (G62 6JN) The studio is available on Friday 13th September from 7pm to 9pm and Saturday 14th September from 2pm to 4pm.Please contact us your availability if you are interested in a MBSR course in Milngavie. We are planning to have just one class on Friday evening or Saturday afternoonCourse:  Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)Date;Saturday 14th Sept- 09th October                     (No Class on 5th Oct)Venue:  Yogajo’s, Main Street ,   Lennox Park,     [...]

July 2013

Sacred Relic of the Buddha on Display at Scotland’s Buddhist Vihara

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Sacred Relic of the Buddha on Display at Scotland’s Buddhist ViharaWe are delighted to inform you that, from the 21st of July until the 16th of November we will be displaying our very special Sacred Relic of the Buddha. (Dhatu) at the Vihara. The resident Monks will observe their 3 month retreat from the 22nd of July (Esala, full moon Poya day). During this time the Vihara has organised many religious activities to celebrate this very special occasion.Every day at 07:00 am, 11:00 am and 09:00 pm, Buddha Puja will be conducted by the Monks, this is also open to the public. The monks will recite [...]

June 2013

Dhammadesana By Venerable Upananda Thero

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Bhante Upananda is visiting Glasgow on Saturday the 15th of June, and we will be having a special sermon at the Vihara that day at 5:15pm.  All are welcome.Born and raised in Sri Lanka, Venerable Dedunupitiye Upananda was ordained at age 14, and received full ordination from the Asgiriya Supreme Sangha Council, Kandy, Sri Lanka, in 1987.He earned his BA in Pali at the University of Kelaniya in Sri Lanka, and MA in comparative religion at Florida International University, Miami.Formerly a lecturer at the University of Kelaniya, Ren Ci Institute in Singapore and at Florida International University, he is currently doing his graduate studies at the University of Cambridge.There will be a funeral service for Mr Gandis' [...]