We have launched a project to help shape our future programme for people aged under 30yrs. The first step is a survey of people aged 18 to 30 who live in the Ipswich area. If this is you please complete the survey now and share the link with your friends.… Read More »What matters to you?
Danapriya will be joining the second half of the coming Saturday morning session (23rd Jan) to launch his new book ‘It’s not out there’ – How to see differently and live an extraordinary, ordinary life “Most of us are constantly looking outside ourselves for something: happiness, love, contentment. But this… Read More »Book launch this Saturday
When Hank’s Deli, the vegan store in Ipswich, read in the Evening Star, about our Community Action kula’s collection for Lighthouse Women’s Aid and Ipswich Outreach (for people who are homeless), they were moved to help. They got in touch to offer many non-vegan products that their suppliers had sent… Read More »Hank’s Deli inspired to give
Our Community Action kula delivered more than 400 items and 20 bags of clothes given by the Sangha and friends as part of our latest charity collection. The boxes of donations were delivered to Lighthouse Womens Aid and Ipswich Outreach (supporting homeless people). The donations included enough teabags for 600… Read More »Bumper Buddha Box Collection
Our Sangha has been invited to volunteer to support local COVID-19 vaccination programme. They are looking for volunteer stewards across Essex and Suffolk to be at the forefront of the local fight against the virus – you could be part of it! As a volunteer steward, you will help the… Read More »Vaccine Volunteers Needed!
In January 2021 Bodhivamsa will be holding a new evening study group for those wanting to take their interest in Buddhism further. The study evenings follow the First Year of the 4 year Mitra study course. The first year is available to those who have completed the Level 1 and/or… Read More »Foundation Dharma Study Night
Winter Meditation Retreat @home 25th, 26th & 27th Dec It’s Christmas! Will your life be filled with excess, complex family dynamics or perhaps you will be on your own? Our Buddhist Centre is able to offer you some respite over the Christmas period. For the first time we will be… Read More »Be different this Christmas
The Community Action Kula is launching a Christmas campaign – collecting donations, from Sangha, their friends & family, for the homeless & The Lighthouse Women’s refuge. For the homeless (supporting the Ipswich Outreach shop) we are putting together ‘Buddha Boxes’ containing clothes for the winter, such as hats, gloves jeans &… Read More »Christmas Collection
It is a delight to all of us in the Ipswich Sangha that two of our longstanding members have been ordained. Our friends previously known as Claire and Sheena were ordained at Adhisthana this week and received the names Akshayadhi and Nagarani. There will be the opportunity to welcome them… Read More »**New Order Members**
Whilst Sangha members have always played their part in living the Dharma through practical action, this has stepped up a level with the introduction of a new Community Action kula (working group) and a new Community Action page on the website. If you are a regular with the Centre and… Read More »Community Action launched