Sangha Night


The night of the week where everyone involved with Bristol Buddhist Centre can meet up and explore their spiritual life through talks, meditation, ritual and discussion. A chance to participate in creating Sangha, to learn something new and invigorate the rest of your week!  Every Tuesday, 7.30- 10pm. Open to everyone practising with the Centre, no need to book.  See our programme of events here.

We’ll go into the shrine room to begin the evening promptly at 7.30pm.

sangha collage

You need to be familiar with mindfulness of breathing and metta bhavana as meditation is generally unled, and some familiarity with basic Buddhism would be helpful  – to prepare, take one of our new introductory courses 🙂

Getting to know Bhante & his thought

… a chance to encounter Sangharakshita through the Complete Works The second set of volumes of Sangharakshita’s Complete Works has now been published and once again Dhivan and Satyalila will offer some half-day study sessions this autumn for Mitras, Order Members and friends interested in becoming Mitras. It’s an opportunity to get a sense of […]

Full moon puja Friday 27 July

The Buddha’s disciples have always gathered to practise together under the full moon.  We continue this tradition with a puja (worship, devotional ritual) each month. We will mark this month’s full moon with a puja dedicated to Amitabha, the red Buddha of the Western realm. Open to all familiar with Triratna practices. 7.30 – 9.30pm  Doors […]

Sangha Works Days this Summer

  Each year we close the Buddhist Centre to the public in August so that we can focus on essential cleaning and maintenance.  This is also an opportunity for us to come together as a Sangha and practice in a different way, by working together like we do on our weekly Wednesday ‘Sangha Works’ mornings. […]

Sangha Night – Programme

A lively evening of talks, discussion, meditation and ritual. Open to everyone practising with the Centre

Listen again – talks from 2018

Missed Sangha night – or want to listen again to a talk?

Listen again – 2017 talks from Sangha Night

recordings of talks from sangha night 2017

Heroes of the Dharma – 2016 talks

Catch up with the talks from Sangha Night…