Programme details will be updated as speakers and events are confirmed.
September 7th: Kulamitra (ordained member of Triratna Buddhist Order) will lead meditation and give a talk: "The Five Hindrances to happiness"
September 14th: John will lead an evening of meditation
September 21st: Jeremy will lead meditation, and give a talk: "Can Meditation Lead to happiness?"
September 28th: John will lead meditation, after which there will be a discussion to finalise preparations for the forthcoming 40th anniversary talk by John Peacock at the Bath Literary & Scientific Institute on 24th October.
October 5th: Jessica will lead an evening of meditation.
October 12th: Tony will lead meditation, and talk on "Obstacles to Happiness - a Buddhist view of human weaknesses, and how to tackle them"
October 19th: Vajarin (ordained member of Triratna Buddhist Order) will lead meditation and give a talk on the term's theme.
October 24th: SPECIAL EVENT at the Bath Royal Literary & Scientific Institute (Queen Square). A free for all talk and Q&A by John Peacock. "Present Moment Awareness (mindfulness): An Ancient Practice for the Contemporary World".
October 26th: Tony will lead an evening of meditation
November 2nd: John will lead meditation which will be followed by a discussion focussed upon planning for the future of the group. The involvement of all who attend the group will be greatly appreciated.
November 9th: Jeremy will lead an evening of meditation.
November 16th: Jessica will lead meditation followed by a talk and discussion on the term's theme.
November 23rd: Jessica will lead meditation and discussion.
November 30th: Jeremy will lead meditation and give a talk on the term's theme.
December 7th: Tony will lead meditation and possibly a talk/discussion (to be decided; programme will be updated closer to the date)
KEEPING WARM: although the group's room is heated, some people bring a blanket or warm clothing to ensure a comfortable body temperature during meditation in colder months.