What’s on at Atisha Centre



Storytelling and Crafts Evening

Children Calm ListeningDate & Time:
Saturday 17th December | 6pm onwards

Venue:
Atisha Kadampa Meditation Centre
81 Victoria Road, Darlington DL1 5JQ

Cost:
Free

About the Course

Come along and spend an evening having fun with the lovely warm community of Atisha Centre. Bring your families along for a child friendly evening.

Enjoy some meditation, a bring and share meal, relax and enjoy some beautiful inspiring stories read to you and you can then have a go at some mala making.

Suitable for all the family.


Awakening the Heart

green-tara1Date & Time(s)
Saturday 31st December 7pm –
Sunday 1st January 4pm

Location:
Atisha Kadampa Meditation Centre
81 Victoria Road, Darlington DL1 5JQ

Cost:
Free

Start the New Year full of inspiration

Everyone is welcome to joing in with this beautiful 24hour retreat recieving the special blessings of Tara. This practice is especially powerful for helping those in difficulty at this time.

Each session is about an hour long and you can come to any. You are welcome to stay overnight, accomodation is available.

Session timetable:

7pm (Intro)
11pm
3am
7am (Followed by vegetarian breakfast)
11am
3pm


Creating Harmony

harmony-stones-3Date & Time:
Saturday 14 January
Sessions at 9am, 11am, 2pm and 4pm
Each session is approx 1hr 15mins

Venue:
Atisha Kadampa Meditation Centre
81 Victoria Road, Darlington DL1 5JQ

Cost:
£2 per session

Free to members. To become a member click here.

About the Course
We all need harmony at home, in the workplace, in any relationship.
Start the new year well by gaining practical experience through mediation of how to bring about harmonious, beneficial and joyful relationships.
This course is best suited for those wanting to deepen their practice.


~ Special Event ~
Empowerment

For Long Life, Wisdom and Good Fortune

Tharpa Artwork

Date & Time:
Saturday 21 January | 10.30am – 5pm

Venue:
Atisha Kadampa Meditation Centre
81 Victoria Road, Darlington DL1 5JQ

Cost:
£25 – includes vegetarian lunch and all refreshments

About the Course
An empowerment is a special way to make a deep lasting connection with a particular enlightened being. Everyone is welcome and everything will be explained fully.

The empowerment is Amitayus. He is the Buddha of long life, good fortune and wisdom. He will help us in the most extraordinary ways to increase our vitality, our resources, our skill and even our good luck.
This is a wonderful opportunity to open the door to the incredible practice of Amitayus.

This course is suitable for beginners.


Pure Joy

Date & Time:
Saturday 28 January

Sessions at 9am, 11am, 2pm and 4pm
Each session is approx 1hr 15mins

Venue:
Atisha Kadampa Meditation Centre
81 Victoria Road, Darlington DL1 5JQ

Cost:
£2 per session

Free to members. To become a member click here.

About the Course
Enjoy a day of retreat with the practice of Amitayus.
Increase your wisdom, skill, resources, good luck, positivity and life span.
We can engage in the full practice, with the luxury of being guided through all the main meditations.

This course is best suited for those wishing to deepen their practice.


Living Lightly

Young Woman blowing dandelionDate & Time:
Saturday 11 February | 10am – 1pm

Venue:
Atisha Kadampa Meditation Centre
81 Victoria Road, Darlington DL1 5JQ

Cost:
£10 – includes refreshments

Free to members. To become a member click here.

About the Course
How wonderful it would be to have a lightness about our life, joy in our mind and a more positive outlook. The methods for achieving this are exactly what meditation and Buddhism bring. Learn simple techniques to bring that flexibility and energy that we so need.
This course is suitable for beginners.


Limitless Bliss!

heart-bubbleDate & Time:
Saturday 11 March | 10am – 1pm

Venue:
Atisha Kadampa Meditation Centre
81 Victoria Road, Darlington DL1 5JQ

Cost:
£10 – includes refreshments

Free to members. To become a member click here.

About the Course
Too good to be true? Discover your true potential and what you really can experience.
The tantric teachings of Buddha open up the possibility to transform all the things we normally see. Life doesn’t need to be dull or boring or difficult, lets learn how to enjoy things in a pure way…
This course is suitable for beginners.


Accepting What Is

butterflyDate & Time:
Saturday 25 March| 10.30am – 4pm

Venue:
Atisha Kadampa Meditation Centre
81 Victoria Road, Darlington DL1 5JQ

Cost:
£20 – includes vegetarian lunch and all refreshments

Free to members. To become a member click here.

About the Course
To actually be able to genuinely accept what has happened is one of the most important skills we can develop. Learn simple techniques that help us to come to terms and deal with the difficulties we have and deal with them in a positive and constructive way.
This course is suitable for beginners.


Surfing Life’s Problems

surf-image-1Date & Time:
Saturday 8 April | 10am – 1pm

Venue:
Atisha Kadampa Meditation Centre
81 Victoria Road, Darlington DL1 5JQ

Cost:
£10 – includes refreshments

Free to members. To become a member click here.

About the Course
It would be lovely to be able to cruise through the struggles and issues we normally have, but how? We need to learn and practice the methods that give us the ability to transform our worries and pressures into opportunities for developing and helping ourself and others. On this morning course we have an opportunity to learn just that.
This course is suitable for beginners.


1/2 Day Course

Date & Time:
Saturday 13 May | 10am – 1pm

Venue:
Atisha Kadampa Meditation Centre
81 Victoria Road, Darlington DL1 5JQ

Cost:
£10 – includes refreshments

Free to members. To become a member click here.

About the Course
More Information coming soon…


Day Course

Date & Time:
Saturday 10 June | 10.30am – 4pm

Venue:
Atisha Kadampa Meditation Centre
81 Victoria Road, Darlington DL1 5JQ

Cost:
£20 – includes vegetarian meal and all refreshments

Free to members. To become a member click here.

About the Course
More Information coming soon…


1/2 Day Course

Date & Time:
Saturday 24 June | 10am – 1pm

Venue:
Atisha Kadampa Meditation Centre
81 Victoria Road, Darlington DL1 5JQ

Cost:
£10 – includes refreshments

Free to members. To become a member click here.

About the Course
More Information coming soon…


1/2 Day Course

Date & Time:
Saturday 8 July | 10am – 1pm

Venue:
Atisha Kadampa Meditation Centre
81 Victoria Road, Darlington DL1 5JQ

Cost:
£10 – includes refreshments

Free to members. To become a member click here.

About the Course
More Information coming soon…


Monthly Timetable

Please click on the timetable below to find out about the different classes, courses, retreats and prayers this month!

december-2016-timetableVolunteering Opportunities
Many exciting volunteering opportunities available!
For more information click here

Ways to Save
All special events are free to members (except empowerments).
Contact
Atisha Kadampa Meditation Centre
81 Victoria Road, Darlington DL1 5JQ
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01325 365265
info@meditationindarlington.org