The time for these sessions for staff and students has changed (by popular request) -
please look here for details
You can find a recording of a guided Meditation For Relaxation session by following the link ::here
You will find all information about Meditation For Relaxation and Buddhist sessions on the website ::here
You will find all news of Meditation For Relaxation and Buddhism at Newcastle University on the website ::here
Meetings are suspended at the two Universities from the beginning of January 2011 due to personal circumstances. This website will be updated when they resume.
There will be an extra guided meditation session during the Stress Awareness days for staff at Newcastle University. It will be at 10:30 am on Wednesday 3 November and will be held in the Kirton Room in 9 Kensington Terrace.
There will also be an exhibition part of the Stress Awareness event in the first floor linkbuilding in Park Terrace and there will be signs outside Kensington Terrace on the day.
Meetings on Tuesdays 7 - 9 pm
Amida Sanctuary ::where to find us
May 4 - Pureland Service & Sutra Study
May 11 - Pureland service & lesson from the Introduction to Pureland Buddhism series
May 18- Pureland Service & Sutra study
May 25 - An evening of Dance and Chanting
June 1 - Pureland service & lesson from the Introduction to Pureland Buddhism series
June 8 - Pureland Service & Sutra Study
June 15 - Pureland service & lesson from the Introduction to Pureland Buddhism series
June 22 - Dance/Pureland service
June 29 (No meeting)
July 6 - Pureland Service followed by Gathering
After the Summer Break
Meetings recommence on Tuesday September 7th
Meetings at Newcastle University
Guided Meditation For Relaxation on Tuesdays from 12:30 - 1:15 pm
Research Beehive: Room 2.20
May 4, 11, 18, 25
Meetings at Northumbria University
Guided Meditation For Relaxation on Wednesdays from 12 - 12:45 pm
University Chaplaincy, 4th Floor of Wynne Jones
May 5, 12
New Time - from 12:15 - 1:00 pm
May 19, 26
On June 2 feel free to use the CD
We will be in Narborough, at the Bodhi Retreat. During this time Rachel Abel will be ordained as a Buddhist priest in the Amida Order - a Ganko-sha. Please keep her in your thoughts, particularly on December 9th between 7:30 and 9 am.
Amida Newcastle meetings resume on the evening of January 5th 2010.
Meditation For Relaxation resumes at Newcastle University on January 5th 2010
Meditation For Relaxation resumes at Northumbria University on January 13th 2010 (note new time), as does Lunch and Buddhism
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There's a website for Buddhism at Newcastle University
Here are the dates, times and venue for Meditation For Relaxation
These are the dates, time and places for our Drop-In sessions
During the Autumn Term I'm trying out Lunch and Buddhism at Castle Leazes to see how it goes
We will, with one exception, be holding these sessions in the Research Beehive -
Apologies: Meetings at Amida Sanctuary, Newcastle University and Northumbria University are canceled during the week beginning May 11th 2009 due to Sujatin having a flu virus
Guided Meditation session on Tuesdays 12:30 - 1:30 pm
are held during term, Summer Term: beginning 21st April until 2nd June, 2009
Venue: Newcastle University Chaplaincy -
::location of the Chaplaincy
Second floor of 3/4 Claremont Terrace.
::link to map - top left)
Ring the bell to the left of the door so I can let you in.
NOTE: Please arrive on time or a little early - if you ring the bell after the session has started I can't leave the group to let you in.
Once inside please sign in and out on the Volunteers sheet to the right of the door (This is for your own safety - in case of fire).
For the staff and students at Newcastle University.
Staff and students from Northumbria University are also welcome to join us
~ Jack Kornfield, A Path with Heart
Newcastle University is a 'community of communities': national,
ethnic, cultural, linguistic, religious and many more.
2nd to 6th March 2009
See our brochure for an overview of Equality and Diversity at Newcastle University.
The University is unequivocally committed to the goal of fostering mutual respect and understanding between individuals and its constituent communities and to promoting equality of opportunity among staff and students alike. It encourages all staff and students to enjoy and celebrate its diverse culture.
You'll find the programme of events here
From 26th February the Chaplaincy will be on 1st floor of the Wynne-Jones Centre,
no 17 on the Campus map
There will be no Meditation For Relaxation on March 4th, while we're in that 'just moved' semi-chaos, but do come and see our shiny, new premises on March 11th (12:15 - 1:10pm)
There will be lunchtime Guided Meditation For Relaxation sessions:
Newcastle University Chaplaincy, Tuesday 3rd - details here
Northumbria University Chaplaincy, Wednesday 4th - details here