Author / wkuplondon

On 29th October, Thich Nhat Hanh, together with fourteen other most senior Buddhist leaders including His Holiness the Dalai Lama, have issued a landmark international Buddhist Statement on Climate Change announced to world leaders. The statement calls upon these leaders to adopt an effective climate change agreement at the upcoming UN negotiations in Paris (COP21) […]

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/ May 27, 2015 / Comments Off on Pictures of Green Earth Awakening camp last July

Pictures of Green Earth Awakening camp last July

Wake Up volunteers Jasmine, Elina, Tom M, Tom G, Nina, Kareem and Joe went to Buddhafield’s Green Earth Awakening camp in July 2014 deep in the Somerset countryside and offered two mindfulness workshops (and had lots of fun too).

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We are very happy to have won The Spiritual Community Initiative Award 2015 at the Kindred Spirit Awards ceremony during the MindBodySpirit London Wellbeing Festival 2015 on Saturday 2nd May. Thank you Kindred Spirit Magazine for shortlisting us, thank you to all our friends who voted for us, and thank you to all beings in […]

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Enjoy listening to this wonderful new radio documentary (53 min.) on Thay’s life and legacy, broadcast in Australia last week. The program features Thay’s own voice, and interviews with many of his students around the world, including Wake Up London member Joe Holtaway. Listen or download

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We are so happy to be able to share with you these wonderful gifts offered by Thich Nhat Hanh’s monastic community this August and organized by The Community of Interbeing UK. The Miracle of Mindfulness Retreat – 24-29th August 2015 Stourbridge, West Midlands (nr Birmingham) As well as offering daily dharma talks, monks and nuns, […]

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YOUR HAPPINESS IS PART OF SOMETHING BIGGER Join us for a Positive Message Flash Mob on the International Day of Happiness – 20 March. With paper, pens and paint we’ll be joining together to show morning commuters the world can be a happier and more connected place. Facebook event What exactly is a positive message flash-mob? […]

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We’re happy to announce that there will be a retreat for young mindfulness practitioners from 17-24 April in Plum Village, France. If you are aged 18-35(ish), are based in (or come from) the UK or Ireland, and would like to enjoy a week in Plum Village together experiencing the mindfulness practices of Zen master Thich […]

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Kindred Spirit Magazine have announced their awards list for 2015 with an inclusion this year for Wake Up London! Their annual awards celebrate creativity and positive action by groups and individuals they have featured in the magazine. Wake Up London have been nominated for the ‘Community Initiative’ section for ‘organisations undertaking important social/spiritual work’. The […]

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World Kindness Day is coming up on the 13th of November and we have some exciting events taking place to celebrate kindness in London. We invite you to take part in the 7 Days of Acts of Kindness experiment from the 1st to 7th November. We suggest you could do a kind act under a […]

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