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Yeshe Korlo - Valempouliere

Address: Rue de l\'Eglise 39300 Valempouliere 
Tradition: Vajrayana, Tibetan, Dzogchen
Phone: 03 84 51 71 50
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Contact: Cecile Blanc  
Founder: Ganten Tulku Rinpotche  


Zazen International - Temple Zen du « Pic Lumineux »

Address: Zazen International, Temple Zen du « Pic Lumineux », « Peyrecaty » 24170 – LARZAC, Dordogne, France.   Larzac Dordogne 24170
Tradition: Mahayana, Taisen Deshimaru
Affiliation: Association HO SHO JI
Phone: 05.53.59.03.18
Website: http://www.zenkaisen.fr
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Teacher: Master Sando Kaisen  


Zendo de la Voûte des Profondeurs

Address: 24 rue du onze Novembre Poncin, Ain 01450 France 
Tradition: Mahayana, Rinzai Zen
Affiliation: Centre Zen de la Falaise Verte
Phone: +33 (0) 4 74 37 22 61
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Teacher: P. Berthier  
Spiritual Director: Taikan Jyoji  
Contact: Patrick Berthier  


Zendo du Bambou Vert

Address: 1 rue St Quentin Autun, Saône-et-Loire 71400 France 
Tradition: Mahayana, Rinzai Zen
Affiliation: Centre Zen de la Falaise Verte
Phone: +33 (0) 3 85 5223 72
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Contact: C. Charles  
Teacher: C. Charles  
Spiritual Director: Taikan Jyoji  


Zendo du Verges

Address: Grand Cosquet Locmaria, Morbihan 56360 France 
Tradition: Mahayana, Rinzai Zen
Affiliation: Centre Zen de la Falaise Verte
Phone: +33 (0) 2 97 31 75 84
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Contact: Solange Michelin  
Teacher: Solange Michelin  
Spiritual Director: Taikan Jyoji  


Zendo l'eau vive

Address: 63, chemin du Haut Brésis  ALES Gard 30100
Tradition: Uchiyama Kosho Roshi et Shohaku Okumura
Affiliation: Sanshin Zen Community
Phone: 04-66-52-84-75
E-mail: zendo.leau.vive@gmail.com
Website: http://www.zendoleauvive.fr
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Centre Silwa Tsel -Centre Culturel Bouddhique

Address: 15 chemin dupuis vert   Cergy Val-d'Oise 95000
Tradition: Vajrayana, Tibetan
Phone: 0622254944
E-mail: ccb.cergy@gmail.com
Website: http://silwatsel.blogspot.fr/
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Spiritual Director: Ven Mogchok Rinpoche  
Notes and Events:

Le CCB organise des méditations tous les mardis et mercredis de 19h30 à 20h30, des enseignements du Ven Mogchok Rinpoche une fois par mois.

 
 
 


Ajikami Jinja

Address:   Saint-Denis Seine-Saint-Denis 93200
Tradition: Theravada, Mahasi Sayadaw
Affiliation: La Voie du Ciel et de la Terre
Phone: +33762161272
E-mail: sethen.kogaya@gmail.com
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Main Contact: Hôte SeTeng  
Spiritual Director: His Holiness Sangharajah Bour Kry, Supreme Patriarch  
Notes and Events:

SAMPAYUTTA KARUNA METTA
le dhamma dans la vie quotidienne

SKM est une association qui œuvre à la diffusion du Dhamma du Bouddha Sakyamuni, à travers des publications de textes, d articles et de sessions de méditations guidées gratuites, de réunions de thés et de cours sur la philosophie du thé selon la Voie du Ciel et de la Terre.

PRATIQUES SPIRTUELLES

Méditations & Enseignements (sur rendez-vous 16-18h)
se renseigner au : 0

  * * *

" Que nul ne déçoive un autre, ni ne méprise aucun être si peu que ce soit ;

Que nul, par colère ou par haine, ne souhaite de mal à un autre.

Que tous les êtres soient heureux, qu ils soient en joie et en paix!"

[ PAROLES DU BOUDDHA ]


Association bouddhiste zen soto de Montpellier

Address: 14 Allée Pierre Carabasse  Montpellier Hérault 34080
Tradition: Mahayana, Deshimaru, Yuno Rech
Affiliation: AZI, ABZE
Phone: 033+(0)4 67 87 38 30
E-mail: reynaud@live.fr
Website: http://zen-montpellier.org
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Spiritual Director: Kyosei Reynaud  Email  
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Dojo zen soto de la ville de Montpellier. Pratique de la méditation et enseignement, organisation de matinées et journées de zazen.

Le dojo zen de Montpellier est affilié à l\'AZI et à l\'ABZE, il protége et transmet la pratique et l\'enseignement du Zen Soto dans l\'esprit des différents Maîtres qui se sont succédés depuis Bouddha jusqu\'à Maître Deshimaru et Maître Yuno Rech.

Sur le site du dojo zen de Montpellier vous pouvez prendre connaissance de nos activités et horaires de pratique ainsi que vous inscrire en ligne aux matinées et journées de zazen.


Bodhicharya France

Address: 1, La bouille   Lusse Vosges
Tradition: Vajrayana
Affiliation: Bodhicharya
Phone: 03 29 51 21 93
E-mail: bodhicharya.france@free.fr
Website: http://www.bodhicharya-france.fr/
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Main Contact: Bodhichary France secretary  Email  (Phone: 03 29 51 21 93)
Teacher: Lama Tsultrim Guelek  
Spiritual Director: Ringu Tulku Rinpoche  
Notes and Events:

L’association cultuelle bouddhiste Bodhicharya-France placée sous l’autorité spirituelle du Vénérable Ringou Tulkou Rinpoché a pour objectif d’associer l’enseignement du Dharma et la pratique du bouddhisme selon la tradition tibétaine de la lignée Kagyupa.

Depuis 2002, Ringou Rinpoché nous honore de sa présence régulière, plusieurs fois par an, permettant à chaque pratiquant d’avoir une guidance spirituelle et un suivi dans sa pratique. Depuis 2006, un séminaire international d’enseignement et de méditation est organisé en Alsace chaque été en présence de Rinpoché.
En 2007, un comité de traduction a été mis en place afin de traduire en français les nombreux enseignements donnés par Rinpoché.

Le centre accueille également régulièrement de grands Maîtres, tels Mogchok Rinpoche et propose des retraites collectives ou individuelles.

Lama Tsultrim dispence également des enseignements dans les différents Tchöling : Strasbourg, Colmar, Mulhouse, Meudon, Nancy,Montbéliard et Pont-à-Mousson de Septembre à Juin.

Bien à vous dans le Dharma ...


Centre bouddhiste de la Voie du Diamant

Address: 36 rue traversière, Paris 75012  Paris
Tradition: Vajrayana, Karma Kagyu Lineage
Affiliation: Diamond Way Buddhism
Phone: +33 6 62 39 20 01
E-mail: paris@diamondway-center.org
Website: http://www.bouddhisme-voiedudiamant.fr
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Spiritual Director: H.H. the 17th Karmapa Trinley Thaye Dorje  
Teacher: Lama Ole Nydahl  
Notes and Events:

Our center is a lay Buddhist group, meditating under the spiritual guidance of H. H. the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa Trinley Thayé Dorjé and Lama Ole Nydahl. Our center belongs to a network of more than 600 Diamond Way Buddhist centers worldwide.

Our public meditations: Wednesdays and Fridays : 8:30 pm (introduction to newcomers and opening from 8pm)

The main practice
in our center is the 16th Karmapa meditation. It is a guided meditation and no specific experience of meditation is required to practice with us. Besides, beginners and newcomers are very welcome to join us at 8pm on Wednesdays and Fridays, half an hour before our public meditation starts, in order to get an introduction to our center and practice.

All our meditations are totally free we only request regular practitioners to participate in our assocations expenses. Theres no need to book in advance neither to bring any particular clothes or cushion.


Centre Bouddhiste Drikung Kagyu Rintchen Pal

Address: 19 Rue Eridan - 91100 VILLABE  Villabé 91100
Tradition: Vajrayana, Tibetan Drikung Kagyu
Phone: 01 60 86 26 13
E-mail: drikung.kagyu@free.fr
Website: http://drikung.kagyu.free.fr
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Main Contact: Henry Laurence  (Phone: 01 60 86 26 13)
Founder: H.E. Togdan Rinpoche  
Spiritual Director: Ven. Lama Konchog Tharchin Rimpoché  Email  (Phone: 01 60 86 26 13)
Notes and Events:

Centre bouddhiste tibétain de la lignée des Drikung Kagyu placé sous l\\\\\\\'autorité spirituelle du Vénérable Lama Konchog Tharchin Rimpotché.
3 centres en France, en Essonne, en Seine-et-Marne et en Bretagne.

Parrainages et boutique tibétaine :

http://boutique.tibetaine.free.fr 


Denshinji - Centre Zen Martinique

Address: 2, rue de la Concorde - Petit Paradis  SCHOELCHER - Martinique 97233
Tradition: Mahayana, Zen Soto
Website: http://www.denshinji.fr/martinique.html
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Main Contact: Patrick  (Phone: 06 96 34 41 96)
Teacher: Kengan D. Robert  
Spiritual Director: Kengan D. Robert  
Notes and Events:

Since March 2006, "Denshinji - Centre Zen Martinique" and "AZI/Denshinji - Centre Zen Guadeloupe" are Denshinjis branch zen-centers respectively in French Caribbean prefecture-islands Martinique and Guadeloupe.

Shôkôzan Denshinji Buddhist Institution is a Buddhist Temple and a religious community in the Soto Zen tradition founded in Blois - France - in 1992 by Zen-master Kengan D. Robert. This Institution is a member of Union Bouddhiste de France — UBF (French Buddhist Federation) and a member of the Japanese Religious Federation SÔTÔ-SHÛ the authority of the Soto lineage in Zen Buddhism tradition.

Shôkôzan Denshinji Institutions purpose is the study and, above all, the practice of Shakyamuni Buddhas Teachings within the Soto Zen tradition transmitted in Japan in 1225 by zen-master Dôgen and zen-master Keizan.

The main practice is the "Collecting of ones mind in sitting position" (jap.: zazen) which zen-master Dôgen named « Just sitting ! » (jap.: shikantaza).

 



Dojo Seine Zen

Address: 5 rue Broussais  Paris Paris 75014
Tradition: Mahayana, Zen Soto
Affiliation: Taisen Deshimaru, Kodo Sawaki, Dogen
Phone: 0622884996
E-mail: contact@seinezen-paris.org
Website: http://www.seinezen-paris.org
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Teacher: Coupey  
Notes and Events:

Deux séances de zazen par semaine.

Le vendredi de 7h à  8h 15  
et le dimanche de 18h 30  à 19h 15 

Initiation dimanche à 18h.

Les débutants sont les bienvenus.


Dojo zen d alés

Address: 1 rue du dr mercier   Alés Gard 30100
Tradition: Mahayana
Affiliation: Assiciation Zen Internationale
Phone: 06 77 18 34 50
E-mail: Contact@zen-ales.org
Website: Http://www.zen-ales.org
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Notes and Events:

Venez pratiquer le zen authentique dans la tradition japonaise solo.


Dojo Zen de Saint etienne

Address: 9 rue Montaigne  Saint-etienne Loire 42000
Tradition: Mahayana
Affiliation: master taisen deshimaru
Phone: 04/77/38/52/08
E-mail: zen.sainte@gmail.com
Website: http://www.zen-saint-etienne.fr/
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Teacher: Master Kosen  
Spiritual Director: Taisen Deshimaru  
Notes and Events:

In our little dojo, we practise zazen, the zen meditation from Master Deshimaru.

Beginners can come and practise also.


Groupe de méditation Shambhala de Lyon

Address: Espace Benoist Mary 25, rue des Fossés de Trion   LYON Rhône 69005
Tradition: Vajrayana, Kagyü and Nyingma Lineage
E-mail: lyon@shambhala.fr
Website: http://lyon.shambhala.fr
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Founder: Vidyadhara Chogyam Trungpa Rinpotche  
Main Contact: Colette LENOIR  Email  (Phone: 04 78 25 18 67 )
Spiritual Director: Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche  
Notes and Events:

Le Groupe Shambhala de Lyon propose une soirée hebdomadaire de pratique et d\\\'enseignements, ainsi qu\\\'une journée de pratique (nyinthün) une fois par mois. L\\\'ensemble de ces activités sont ouvertes à tous, débutants y compris.


Groupe de Méditation Zen De Marseille

Address: Résidence Château Sec. Club la Passerelle -10 Traverse de La Gaye - 13009   MARSEILLE 13009
Tradition: Non-Sectarian, Zen Sôtô Uchiyama Lineage
Phone: 336 71 74 91 86
E-mail: kswyrn@aol.com
Website: http://zenuchiyama.unblog.fr/
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Notes and Events:

Schedule : Every Monday : 6:15 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

spirit of the teaching :

Zen Meditation or Zazen consists in the practice of a quiet sitting. Thanks to an every-moment-let-go, the mental images which veil the true nature of ones inner being, fade and make way for the very essence of Reality. Stemming from Chinese, then Japanese Buddhism, Zazen does not purport to a philosophical, religious, mystical or ethical system. It is a path for awakening oneself to ones core-reality. The method transmitted here belongs to the Sôtô, which is one of the two main branches of Zen, as taught by Master Kôsho Uchiyama who wanted to cleanse the practice from all ritualistic or religious superfluity. He emphasised the fundamental importance and correctness of the meditative posture.


Institut Kadam Tcheuling Royan

Address: 7 rue Robert Chamboulan Résidence Les Brousses – n°101   Royan 17200
Tradition: Vajrayana, Gueloukpa
Affiliation: http://gandenling.free.fr/fr/index.html
Phone: 33666555310
E-mail: kadamtcheulingroyan@gmail.cpm
Website: http://www.ktlroyan.fr.gd
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Teacher: Catherine NEBOUT  
Spiritual Director: Dagpo Rimpoche  
Notes and Events:

Association bouddhiste d obédience guéloukpa, fondée par le Vénérable Dagpo Rimpotché, pour étudier, réfléchir et méditer les Enseignements du Bouddha Shakyamouni, en partenariat avec l association à but humanitaire Entraide Franco Tibétaine qui oeuvre en direction des réfugiés tibétains en Inde (aide aux personnes et sauvegarde de leur culture)

réunions le jeudi, de 18h15 à 20h15

La Maison des Associations
61 bis rue Paul Doumer
17200 Royan


Khyoung Dzong

Address: 37 boulevard du 1er mai  Massy Essonne 91300
Tradition: Vajrayana, Nyingmapa
E-mail: khyoung.dzong@gmail.com
Website: http://www.khyung-dzong.org
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Main Contact: Buliard Tashi Pelkyi  Email  
Spiritual Director: Shiva Lodrö Rinpoche  
Notes and Events:

Khyoung Dzong association organizes the teachings of Chogtrul Shiva Lodrö Rinpoche and gathers his Dharma students, offering supports to the members for their spiritual practice such as texts, translations, cd-roms. Khyoung Dzong proposes also monthly sessions of study and practice of the Nyingmapa lineage of Namkha Khyung Dzong. 


Le Jardin de Grande Compassion - Thouktchenling

Address: Le Jardin de Grande Compassion Les Blancs – Chantaussel 05500 St Julien en Champsaur   St Julien en Champsaur Hautes-Alpes 05500
Tradition: Vajrayana, Karma Kagyu
Affiliation: Karmapa Rangjung Rigpai Dorje
Phone: 0033 (0)4 92507629
E-mail: contact@thouktchenling.net
Website: http://www.thouktchenling.net
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Spiritual Director: Lama Tsultrim Gyamtso  Email  
Notes and Events:

Situé dans le Champsaur à vingt minutes de Gap, dans un environnement de montagne paisible et propice, ce lieu de retraite méditative permet de développer et d’approfondir la méditation selon les Enseignements du Bouddha. La méditation rend possible la reconnaissance de la nature de l’esprit. Nombre de méthodes existent et sont enseignées selon une lignée de transmission ininterrompue.

La détente et l’ouverture permettent une compréhension profonde de la véritable nature de l’esprit. Ainsi il est possible de se délivrer de la souffrance inhérente à toute existence. Développer et préserver l’amour et la compassion pour tous les êtres ainsi que l’aspiration vers l’Éveil (qui signifie la libération de toute souffrance), comprennent tous les aspects essentiels de la voie.

Vous êtes les bienvenus pour séjourner selon vos souhaits et vos possibilités selon cette aspiration à la retraite méditative.


Sangha Retreat

Address: St. Pierre Belle Vue Bourganeuf France   Creuse
Tradition: Non-Sectarian
E-mail: sangharetreat@yahoo.com
Website: http://www.sangharetreat.co.uk
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Main Contact: Steve  Email  (Phone: 07914312336)
Notes and Events:

In true Buddhist tradition we wish to welcome all comers; of any or no faith at all. 


This may go against some traditions but we would like to offer those that might be either curious or like myself trying very hard to live by the Dharma but struggle to meet their own expectations the opportunity improve their practice without the worry of being over whelmed by a multitude of established Buddhist practitioners.


We also welcome those who are established in their practice, and invite those that would be generous, to offer their guidance. 

There are plenty of things we need as human beings, but one of the most neglected, is peace and quiet. Or more specifically, an absence of distraction and stimulation. We live in a frantic society, where we are constantly bombarded by news, media, gadgets, family, friends, telephones, computers, television and work.

Space and silence are important and rare. And like anything that is rare, they need protecting and nurturing. As our lives become noisier and busier the value of silence and solitude, difficult as it may be to find, becomes even greater. Perhaps visiting a Retreat is the perfect opportunity to try making space for quiet, to reclaim some silence and see whether it makes any difference to you.

By finding some time to look deep within yourself to find peace and tranquility, you are giving your mind, body, and soul the time to revitalise itself and help you look, feel, and be a happier and healthier and more controlled person.


Songsten

Address: Songtsen, Chanteloube La Bicanderie 24290 Saint-Léon-sur-Vézère France  Dordogne
Tradition: Vajrayana, Nyingmapa Tibetan
Phone: +33 (0)5 53 50 75 24
E-mail: info@songtsen.org
Website: http://www.songtsen.org/songtsen/EN/contact.php
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Spiritual Director: Kangyur Rinpoche/H.H. Dudjom Rinpoche  
Notes and Events:

Songtsen is a non-profit organization, dedicated to preserving and making accessible the culture and wisdom of Tibet and to helping communities in difficulty, particularly in the Himalayan region. It takes its inspiration from the extraordinary compassion of Kangyur Rinpoche, one of the greatest Tibetan lamas of the last century. Songtsen represents more than 30 years of aid projects and cultural activities initiated and followed through by a group of Tibetans and Westerners.

Most of the organization’s office structures, as well as its teaching and retreat facilities, are located on the Côte de Jor, a forested ridge with spectacular views over the Vézère valley. The Chanteloube, Siddhartha and KRF offices are located in a restored French house known as La Bicanderie. Nestled in a secluded hillside and surrounded by forest are the traditional retreat centres of Thekchok Osel Chöling and Thekchok Ngayap Chöling.


The Dharma House

Address: Route de St. Sauveur de Cruzières, Mallemontade, 30500 St. Brès, France.  Saint-Brès Gard 30500
Tradition: Non-Sectarian
Phone: 0033 (0)8 77 98 28 99
Website: http://www.thedharmahouse.com
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Notes and Events:

We are the Dharmahouse community project - a small community, drawing inspiration from the teachings of the Buddha and the ideal of living and connecting with others close to nature. It is our aim to explore a way of life centred around ecological and sustainable ethics, placing an emphasis on integrating mindful awareness into daily activities.

The Dharmahouse is based in the foothills of the Cévennes mountain range overlooking the Cèze River in the south of France, surrounded by national park and majestic views. The property is located on a hilltop in eight acres of farm land encompassing a variety of plants, herbs and trees, such as olive, almond, plum, mimosa, fig and apricot trees. The community is active in growing food in our gardens and structuring the land with permacultural ideas and designs.

The Dharmahouse takes its name from the Sanskrit term \'Dharma\' from a teaching laid down by the historical Buddha, Siddhartha Gautama, over 2,500 years ago. It is a revolutionary teaching that points to \'the truth of reality\'. We are a peer-led lay community encouraging spiritual friendship, what the Buddha referred to as ‘the whole of the spiritual life’. At various times throughout the year we hold meditation and yoga retreats, led by monastic and lay teachers. We also run courses exploring a wide range of topics, including ecological building, permaculture and therapeutic process.


The European Bodhicitta Society (EBS) France

Address:  
Tradition: Mahayana, Tibetan tradition, Nyingmapa school
E-mail: europebodhi@gmail.com
Website: http://www.buddhistweb.org/index.php/bodhi-institute/introducing-the-european-bodhicitta-society-ebs
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Main Contact: Yuan Li  Email  (Phone: +33 672067350)
Notes and Events:

Introducing the European Bodhicitta Society (EBS)
 
 The European Bodhicitta Society has been established under the guidance of Khenpo SoDargye from Serthar Buddhist Institute (Larung Gar) of Serthar district situated in the province of Sichuan. With the purpose of promoting the spirit of Mahayana Buddhism to benefit everyone in Europe, the European Bodhicitta Society was founded on the first of August in 2009. After two years of development, the number of members has increased from three to over 40 people living in different European countries.

The EBS promotes the Mahayana Buddhist teachings by integrating theories with practices. It plays a proactive role in advocating charity, such as environmental and animal conservation, popularising vegetarianism and in encouraging social cohesion and development.

Under the teachings of Buddha and the guidance of Khenpo SoDargye, the EBS, as well as all its members, strive to promote the theories and practices of Buddhism to everyone in Europe and to let everyone find true happiness.

Our study approaches

Based on Khenpo SoDargyes requirements, the European Bodhicitta Society has set up three study groups, namely: Preliminary practice of Great Perfection (Dzogchen) Study Group, Study Group B, which mainly study Shantidevas Bodhisattva way of life (Bodhicaryavatara) and a new class introduced in 2012. Beside this, each year, the European Bodhicitta Society will commence new study groups, these include the Preliminary practice of Great Perfection, Pure Land class, and Bodhicaryavatara study group. We also aim to initiate a study group focusing on Vajrayana practice such as Dzogchen, and other classes such as Madhyamika (Middleway) and Pramana (Buddhist Logic).

Our main study approach is by mean of online discussions, which takes place every week. In addition, occasionally, our UK Bodhicitta Socieity also holds some seminars physically. All our studies are managed by Serthar Buddhist Institute. Serthar Buddhist Institute provides learning materials, records our study performance and statistics, arranges lesson plans, organises exams and awards, evaluates the teaching achievements after the end of each semester and issues related certificates and prizes. Moreover, the European Bodhicitta Society is supervised by a specially appointed monastic from the Institute.

The reasons for creating the Bodhicitta Society

The European Bodhicitta Society was founded during the financial crisis. In the era of materialism and when our life highly depends on money, an economic downturn has been particularly detrimental to many people. This is also the proof that money cannot bring sustainable happiness and does not solve the spiritual emptiness within us. Money cannot help us in finding the true purpose of life but rather deviates us from doing so. Many people spend a large proportion of their time on things and activities, which become meaningless when facing the pain, anxiety and fear. That is why we believe that the way of Dharma is the only way to real happiness and fulfilment. In light of this need, Khenpo SoDargye has called for the establishment of Bodhicitta society of which the EBS is also part of it.

Joining us

Dear friends, if you understand Chinese, if you have a loving heart, and if you wish to understand more about life and Buddhism, the European Bodhicitta Society is the right place for you. We welcome anyone regardless of race, name, age, nationality, education or religion. We provide free opportunities to study Buddhism, and work together to promote philanthropy, and social harmony. Please join us in exploring the potentials of compassion, and bring enlightenment to all living beings.


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