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 23rd JUNE 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 center.
If you are new to meditation we recommend you attend one of our beginners' evenings, the next beginners class will be on Thursday the 7th July 2016 7.15 pm for 7.30 pm start, an introduction to Mindfulness of Breathing - On the second Thursday 14th July 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 meditat0r,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 Thursday 21st July 2016 and will be The Five Precepts this course will run for 6 weeks please see program as there is a break in between this course for a talk on Thursday 11th August (spiritual friendship) and Thursday 18th August (An evening of mindfulness) returning back to the course on the Thursday 25th August
If you have any queries about the Stirling Buddhist Group, please get in touch:
Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Or phone Pam Candea in Stirling on 07970 327975
Robert Young in Falkirk on 07963290910