Upcoming events


Public talk at Shobo-an



Monthly on Thursdays - next date TBA

Time: 19:00ā€“21:00

Venue: Shobo-an Zen Temple 58 Marlborough Place, NW8 0PL London
Open to all - you don't have to be a Buddhist!


Courses at the Buddhist Society




Introducing Buddhism

This course
consists of seven consecutive talks designed to acquaint the newcomer with the basic fundamentals of Buddhism. The course is held on Thursdays at 6:30pm and is open to all. The next course begins

Tuesday 12th September
Course led by Rohit Shah

top of page



First Steps in Buddhist Practice



This experiential 6 week course is designed for those who have completed the Introductory Course and would like to try out the practice for the first time. The course offers the opportunity to apply some of the theory learned in the introductory course with others under the guidance of an experienced teacher. Membership of the Buddhist Society is required. The next course dates are to be confirmed

Thursdays at 6:30pm
Sessions will last approximately 90 minutes

top of page

Zen Sundays at the Buddhist Society



Held once a month from 11am to 3.30pm, these classes are run by senior members of the Zen Group and are open to all, but are designed for those unable to attend during the week, allowing them to engage fully in the Zen training programme. There will be the opportunity to have a personal talk with an experienced teacher.  Please arrive ten minutes before the start and bring sandwiches for lunch. Tea and biscuits will be served. The next dates are:


2017
1st October
29th October
26th November

top of page

Pointers to Insight


Monthly Sunday Classes 11:00am - 12:30pm

This Meditation for Daily Life is based on the First Turning of the Wheel and includes the Three Signs of Being, the Three Fires, the Four Noble Truths, the Paramitas, the Five Hindrances and the Eightfold Path.

The class is led by Debbie Sherlock of Shobo-an Zen Centre.

The next date is to be confirmed


top of page

Ā© The Zen Centre 2017
All rights reserved