Tag / Mindfulness

A sharing by Karim Manji, a Wake Up London facilitator who is currently on the 90 day Winter Retreat in Plum Village, France.   In the first live Dharma talk a few weeks ago, one of the elder sisters explained the origins of the Plum Village Winter Retreat. It is a continuation of the 90 day Rains […]

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On Thursday June 2nd 2011, people from all walks of life gathered together to meditate in the centre of Trafalgar Square. This poem written by one meditation flash mobster describes the moment so beautifully: “We shared a profound peace, a still point of love and light, radiant and eternal, together as one, we bathed in […]

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Be the change you want to see in the world! What: Meditation Flash Mob When: Thursday 2nd June 6:30pm to 7:00pm Where: Between the two fountains in Trafalgar Square, London Meditation flash mobs have been popping up across the United States recently (check out www.medmob.org) …Let’s start one in London! Flash Mobs are a large […]

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Dear friends, it is our pleasure to announce that we will be having a special Newcomers’ Meeting on Sat 28th May at 3.30-6.00pm! The afternoon is aimed at anyone who would like to come and try our practices (including sitting, walking and eating meditation), and to answer any questions they may have about mindfulness and […]

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In March 2011, monks and nuns from the Plum Village Meditation Centre will be visiting UK universities to offer introductory workshops on mindfulness. These workshops will offer practical exercises in mindfulness of breath, body and mind, and share ways to cope with stress, release tension and handle strong emotions, including anger, loneliness and despair. They […]

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