Stirling Buddhist Group
(Triratna Buddhist Community Stirling)
We currently practice at Logie Kirk Hall, Causeway Head, Stirling FK9 5LH.
PLEASE NOTE THERE WILL BE NO MEETING ON THE 5th MAY 2016 DUE TO COMMUNITY CENTRE BEING USED AS A POLLING STATION
We offer support and guidance on meditation and Buddhism for people in the Central Scotland area.
We are affiliated with the Triratna Buddhist Community (formerly Friends of the Western Buddhist Order). Our level of experience varies from complete beginners to those who are more advanced in their practice. We are an informal and friendly group of all ages and backgrounds, both men and women, and are always happy to welcome people new to the centre.
If you are new to meditation we recommend you attend one of our beginners' evenings, the next beginners class will be on Thursday the 19th May 2016 7.15 pm for 7.30 pm start, an introduction to Mindfulness of Breathing - On the second Thursday 26th May 2016, we follow up the first session with a introduction to the Metta Bhavana practice and after the break do 'Furthering your practice' where experienced and new people can swap hints and ideas for sustaining and developing a regular meditation practice Please see our program section for more information . Recently we have also been running four-week classes, more to come in the future.
If you are an experienced meditator,We hold a weekly meeting with meditation, talks, discussions, and occasional visiting speakers, and you don't need to be a Buddhist to benefit from coming along. please feel free to drop in any Thursday evening you like, from 7 pm (that will help us to set up ) and meditation, or talks start at 7.30 pm (please check our program for any updates or changes).
In July 2015 we changing the pattern of our program of classes. And start having a series of Dharma courses of Buddhist Teachings, newcomers and beginners who want to hear more about the Buddha’s teachings are welcome to come along. But if you just want to learn how to meditate or for fuller instructions on the meditations we teach, come to the beginners evenings. The next Dharma course will start on the 7th April 2016 and will be The Seven Fold Puja this will run for 5 weeks (the new program with dates relating to this course and other meetings will be published before the end of March 2016).
If you have any queries about the Stirling Buddhist Group, please get in touch:
Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Or phone Nick McBain in Standburn on 01324 861742
Pam Candea in Stirling on 07970 327975
Robert Young in Falkirk on 07963290910 or email email@example.com