Category / Mindfulness

We are delighted to announce that Plum Village monastics led by brothers Bao Tich and Phap Lai will be joining us for a series of events in May. See below for further details on the event schedule and to purchase tickets. http://www.londonmindfulnesshub.org/ Schedule: FRI 11 May: 7.30 – 10pm  Bring a Friend to an Evening of Practice Have […]

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This summer, from 5th to 12th August, Plum Village will be hosting another wonderful International Wake Up Retreat. These retreats are a time for us to be together, young people from all over the world (16-35 year olds), to deepen our mindfulness practice, and enjoy time being together. As well as the usual program of […]

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“Listening deeply and with compassion is an art. Speaking with loving kindness is also an art. Other things like painting or music can serve that purpose (of compassion). When you sing a song, the song should have an effect of sangha beauty, of building mutual understanding and compassion. That’s what we try to do in […]

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Join Monastic Brother Pháp Dung from Plum Village for a series of exciting new Dharma webinars this Spring! These “on-line on-life” sharings will be streamed live to the young people of the International Wake Up Movement. Combining fresh teachings and interactive Q&A, we will explore how we can deepen our practice and nurture a collective […]

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Join us for half an hour of led walking meditation in St James’s Park on Friday 10th July. We will meet from 7pm outside the Park Cafe. From there after a short introduction we’ll walk peacefully and quietly together around the park returning to the cafe for 8. Read more on waling meditation here: http://plumvillage.org/mindfulness-practice/walking-meditation/ […]

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Join us to sit at The Peace Gardens in the grounds of the Imperial War Museum on Friday August 7th for our next meditation flashmob. We will be in or around the gardens (depending on numbers) from 7 and will sit in mindful silence from around 7.15 to 7.45 All welcome. “Can we go in the […]

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Dear friends the forecast is possible showers for tomorrow’s flashmob – We WILL be there smile emoticon whatever the weather is doing. We suggest bringing your waterproofs and umbrellas for an evening to remember! https://www.facebook.com/events/1455101084791650/ With love, peace and appreciation Wake Up London.

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Come join us to sit in peace at Potters Fields – City Hall, our next Summer of Love event We’ll meet at 7 and sit in mindful silence for half an  hour. https://www.facebook.com/events/1455101084791650/ http://plumvillage.org/mindfulness-practice/sitting-meditation/ To Meditate To meditate does not mean to struggle with a problem To meditate means to observe We pay attention to […]

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  A season of public events for 2015 – we invite everyone to join us for our Summer of Love 🙂 St James’s Park – Peace Walk /Friday 10th July 7pm-8pm The Deptford Now Festival- Flash Mob Meditation/ Saturday 11th July 2pm-2.45pm Potter’s Fields (City Hall)- Flash Mob Meditation/ Friday 24th July 7pm-8pm Peace Garden (Imp War […]

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By Wake Up London facilitator, Jess Stein.  Earlier this year HIV charity Positively UK approached Wake Up London and asked us to facilitate some introductory mindfulness sessions at their London offices. Positively UK is a positive organisation in every sense of the word. Its aim is to provide practical and emotional support for people living […]

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