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Amaravati Buddhist Monastery


Amaravati Buddhist Monastery
01442 842455


St. Margarets, HP1 3BZ, Great Gaddesden


Sat 04 Jan 2020


2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Meditation Workshop – Winter Retreat

Every Saturday afternoon, from 2.00 p.m. to 4.00 p.m., Amaravati Buddhist Monastery offers meditation instruction for beginners with an opportunity to ask questions. You can come for all or part of the session. All are welcome. There is no need to book and no charge for attending.

Please note that during the Winter Retreat the workshop will be led by a lay teacher and take place in the sala


Hourly Schedule

Day 1

14:00 - 14:45
Sitting Meditation
Guided meditation with some explanation
14:45 - 15:30
Walking Meditation
15:30 - 16:00
Sitting Meditation
Return back to the temple for more

The monastery is closed to visitors from March 24, 2020

Due to the UK lockdown being put in force, the monastery is having to close to visitors until further notice.

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With gratitude for your care and observance.