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Hybrid Hybrid Event

Tools for Living: Why I am a Buddhist

Sat 6th Nov : 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Hybrid Hybrid Event
£4 – £6
Wild flowers and Buddha Figure

A friendly and practical weekly introduction to Buddhism and meditation, with the option of joining us online on the day, or booking to attend in-person at the Centre. We cover a different topic each time, usually in series lasting a few weeks each. This week though, it’s a one-off session with Suryasraddha, Shakyajata and team on Why I am a Buddhist.

Everyone welcome, any Saturday

Whether you are completely new to Buddhism and meditation or want to revisit the core teachings in a friendly group, join us for a warm welcome on a Saturday morning. Come once or as often as you like, no need to be here at the beginning of a series. Suryaka, Shakyajata, Suryasraddha and / or Mahabodhi usually lead the sessions with a team of friends from the Centre.

Why I am a Buddhist

A range of people will describe how we’re putting Buddhist teachings into practice in our lives. Why are we following this path? What difference does it make? Plenty of space to ask questions and simply meet Buddhists! We’ll do a bit of meditation too.

Come to the Centre or Join us Online

This class recently returned to the Buddhist Centre after eighteen months running successfully online. There is space for around twenty people to attend in-person, and you'll need to book and pay in advance for that please - booking opens on the website a couple of weeks ahead. No need to book to join through Zoom, no limit on numbers attending online, and the price is the same for both options. Whichever way you come, please be here in good time for a prompt and comfortable start. If you're coming to the Centre, please also read our advice on visiting the Centre in person.

£6 standard rate or £4 concessionary rate

Problem paying? We don't want to turn anyone away. If you are unable to pay the suggested rates, please contact the Centre Team on info@manchesterbuddhistcentre.org.uk and we'll work something out with you.


Coming In-Person?

Booking your Place

• You need to book and pay in advance please
• Book online with a credit or debit card, or by Paypal
• Booking for someone else online? Tell us in the Additional Information box at checkout
• If there are any health issues, physical, emotional or mental, that could affect your participation in a course or event, please contact the Buddhist Centre at info@manchesterbuddhistcentre.org.uk, and ask to talk confidentially to one of our Order members, before making your booking
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Joining us Online?

Join this Event through the Zoom App

Getting the most out of Zoom
• Our online events are friendly and participative, often with opportunities to ask questions and share your own experience. Do turn your camera and microphone on if you can!
• If a session doesn't start on time, please give it a few minutes, there may be a sudden problem at our end
• If you have any accessibility needs that might stop you from attending our zoom sessions, do get in touch with us at info@manchesterbuddhistcentre.org.uk. We'll do what we can to remove any accessibility barriers
• If you are asked for the meeting ID, it’s 89815652987
• Please make your £6 / £4 payment through our donation site
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Tickets

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Tools for Living (In Person) 6.11.21
Standard rate
£ 6
Unlimited
Tools for Living (In Person) 6.11.21.
Concessionary rate
£ 4
Unlimited

Details

Date:
Sat 6th Nov
Time:
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:
£4 – £6
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Venue

Manchester Buddhist Centre
16-20 Turner Street
Manchester, M4 1DZ United Kingdom
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Phone:
01618349232

Other

Suitable for?
Open to all, Newcomers
Any Questions?
info@manchesterbuddhistcentre.org.uk
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