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Friends Night

Thursday, October 14th @ 7:30 pm 9:30 pm

Celebrating Dr Ambedkar’s Conversion Day

Today at Freinds night we mark the day 15th October 1956) that the great Indian politician and leader Dr Ambedkar converted to Buddhism inspiring many to follow him.

You can join Freinds Night either in-person at The Centre or Zoom. Please arrive between 7:15pm & 7:30pm or at 8:25pm. (see below)

Each evening will generally run as follows (variations for Mitra Ceremonies and Founders Day puja:

7:15pm Arrival
7:30pm Welcome, announcements and brief tune-in
8:00pm Refuges & Precepts, Short Meditation, Just-sitting or The Short Puja
8:25pm Tea break
8:35pm Presentation & Discussion or a second longer Just Sitting beforehand and then a Meditation
9:30pm Evening ends

How to join

Come along to The Centre or join on Zoom

The Zoom link for this event is https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85774133229?pwd=VHZGSXFia0tiTVJFTkZOSHpWQnVSQT09.

Meeting ID: 857 7413 3229
Passcode: 261421

If you haven’t used Zoom before visit How to use Zoom at any time before the event.

The classes are free but donations are welcome, and there is no need to book in advance. GIVING PAGE

4 Friars Bridge Road
Ipswich, IP1 1RR United Kingdom

Frequently asked questions

Is this session suitable for me?

All are welcome who have attended the Centre (for real or online) and have an interest in being part of the Ipswich sangha. You will need to be familar with our two main meditations.

Do I need to attend for the whole session?

This session is in two parts (see above). You can join at the start of either.

Do I need to book?

No. Just turn-up at The Centre or t log-on 5 or 10 minutes before the sessions starts.


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4 Friars Bridge Road
Ipswich, IP1 1RR United Kingdom