International Centre for Modern Buddhism and Temple for World Peace

Due to the International Summer Festival we are closed to day visitors from Mon 16 July until we reopen on Sat 18 Aug 2018. Everyone is welcome to attend the festival - more information and booking.

Day Courses

Day courses offering practical solutions to everyday problems of modern living derived from the teachings of Buddha.

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Courses consist of brief prayers and teachings followed by guided meditations. Refreshments are served between sessions and it is possible to book in for a two-course vegetarian meal in the main dining room or enjoy a light lunch in our World Peace Cafe in the conservatory.

These day courses take place in one of our meditation rooms in the main building which is located up a set of stairs.

Course fees £20
Lunch (optional) +£5

please book below

Day Course – Creating inner space

Sep 22, 2018

Learn simple practical meditations to introduce some space into your mind and your life. These meditations will make your mind calm and peaceful, so you can become free from stress, tension and worries, many of your usual problems will fall away and your relationships with others will improve.

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Day Course – Advice from Buddha’s Heart

Nov 10, 2018

A brief introduction to Buddhism and special ways of thinking that enable you to see yourself, others and the world in a completely new way – one that leads to happiness and the solution to all our problems.

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Day Course – Why be unhappy?

Mar 30, 2019

If something can be remedied
Why be unhappy about it
And if there is no remedy for it,
There is still no point in being unhappy

Being unhappy has no purpose or meaning, it is simply a bad habit of mind, that destroys our
happiness and wastes our life. Learn how to stop this habitual way of responding to our difficulties and adopt a realistic approach that uplifts our mind, and brings energy and joy.

Mother’s Day weekend, stay over and treat your mum.

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Day Course – Understanding Karma

May 11, 2019

Essential advice explaining why good and bad things happen and how by understanding the hidden forces in our lives, we can create the life we long for.

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