August 2022

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Monday 1 August
  • Priory closed
Tuesday 2 August
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Basic Buddhism Evening
    Basic Buddhism Evening
    7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    7.00pm Evening Service, meditation (20 minutes), walking meditation, meditation (15minutes)
    8.00pm Tea with Dharma talk and discussion

Wednesday 3 August
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Dharma Evening
    Dharma Evening
    7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

    7.30pm Evening Service, meditation (30 minutes) and Vespers
    8.20pm Tea with Dharma talk and discussion

Thursday 4 August
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Dharma Evening
    Dharma Evening
    7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    7.00pm Evening Service, meditation (30 minutes)
    7.45pm Tea with recorded Dharma talk and discussion

Friday 5 August
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

Saturday 6 August
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm Introductory Afternoon
    Introductory Afternoon
    2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

    Those who are new to Soto Zen are very welcome to come and find out about it at an Introductory Afternoon, which is an opportunity to try out our form of meditation, zazen, and to ask questions about the practice. More information can be found on the Introductory Afternoon page.

Sunday 7 August
  • 9:45 am – 12:00 pm Sangha Morning - Steering Meeting
    Sangha Morning - Steering Meeting
    9:45 am – 12:00 pm

    9.45am Meditation
    10.20am Short Morning Service
    11.00am Steering Meeting

    The Steering Meetings are open to anybody who would like to discuss how the Priory is working.

Monday 8 August
  • Priory closed
Tuesday 9 August
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Basic Buddhism Evening
    Basic Buddhism Evening
    7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    7.00pm Evening Service, meditation (20 minutes), walking meditation, meditation (15minutes)
    8.00pm Tea with Dharma talk and discussion

Wednesday 10 August
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Dharma Evening
    Dharma Evening
    7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

    7.30pm Evening Service, meditation (30 minutes) and Vespers
    8.20pm Tea with Dharma talk and discussion

Thursday 11 August
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Dharma Evening
    Dharma Evening
    7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    7.00pm Evening Service, meditation (30 minutes)
    7.45pm Tea with recorded Dharma talk and discussion

Friday 12 August
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 10:00 am Priory closed
Saturday 13 August
  • Priory closed
Sunday 14 August
  • Priory closed
Monday 15 August
  • Priory closed
Tuesday 16 August
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Basic Buddhism Evening
    Basic Buddhism Evening
    7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    7.00pm Evening Service, meditation (20 minutes), walking meditation, meditation (15minutes)
    8.00pm Tea with Dharma talk and discussion

Wednesday 17 August
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Dharma Evening
    Dharma Evening
    7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

    7.30pm Evening Service, meditation (30 minutes) and Vespers
    8.20pm Tea with Dharma talk and discussion

Thursday 18 August
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Dharma Evening
    Dharma Evening
    7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    7.00pm Evening Service, meditation (30 minutes)
    7.45pm Tea with recorded Dharma talk and discussion

Friday 19 August
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

Saturday 20 August
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

Sunday 21 August
  • 9:45 am – 12:00 pm Sangha Morning - Renewing the Precepts
    Sangha Morning - Renewing the Precepts
    9:45 am – 12:00 pm

    9.45am Meditation
    10.20am Renewing the Precepts Ceremony
    11.00am Dharma discussion

Monday 22 August
  • Priory closed
Tuesday 23 August
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Basic Buddhism Evening
    Basic Buddhism Evening
    7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    7.00pm Evening Service, meditation (20 minutes), walking meditation, meditation (15minutes)
    8.00pm Tea with Dharma talk and discussion

Wednesday 24 August
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Dharma Evening
    Dharma Evening
    7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

    7.30pm Evening Service, meditation (30 minutes) and Vespers
    8.20pm Tea with Dharma talk and discussion

Thursday 25 August
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Dharma Evening
    Dharma Evening
    7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    7.00pm Evening Service, meditation (30 minutes)
    7.45pm Tea with recorded Dharma talk and discussion

Friday 26 August
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

Saturday 27 August
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

Sunday 28 August
  • 9:45 am – 12:00 pm Sangha Morning
    Sangha Morning
    9:45 am – 12:00 pm

    9.45am Meditation
    10.20am Morning Office (Sandokai)
    11.00am Dharma discussion

Monday 29 August
  • Priory closed
Tuesday 30 August
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Basic Buddhism Evening
    Basic Buddhism Evening
    7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    7.00pm Evening Service, meditation (20 minutes), walking meditation, meditation (15minutes)
    8.00pm Tea with Dharma talk and discussion

Wednesday 31 August
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Dharma Evening
    Dharma Evening
    7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

    7.30pm Evening Service, meditation (30 minutes) and Vespers
    8.20pm Tea with Dharma talk and discussion

September 2022

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Thursday 1 September
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Dharma Evening
    Dharma Evening
    7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    7.00pm Evening Service, meditation (30 minutes)
    7.45pm Tea with recorded Dharma talk and discussion

Friday 2 September
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 10:00 am Priory closed
Saturday 3 September
  • Priory closed
Sunday 4 September
  • Priory closed
Monday 5 September
  • Priory closed
Tuesday 6 September
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Basic Buddhism Evening
    Basic Buddhism Evening
    7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    7.00pm Evening Service, meditation (20 minutes), walking meditation, meditation (15minutes)
    8.00pm Tea with Dharma talk and discussion

Wednesday 7 September
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Dharma Evening
    Dharma Evening
    7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

    7.30pm Evening Service, meditation (30 minutes) and Vespers
    8.20pm Tea with Dharma talk and discussion

Thursday 8 September
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Dharma Evening
    Dharma Evening
    7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    7.00pm Evening Service, meditation (30 minutes)
    7.45pm Tea with recorded Dharma talk and discussion

Friday 9 September
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

Saturday 10 September
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm Introductory Afternoon
    Introductory Afternoon
    2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

    Those who are new to Soto Zen are very welcome to come and find out about it at an Introductory Afternoon, which is an opportunity to try out our form of meditation, zazen, and to ask questions about the practice. More information can be found on the Introductory Afternoon page.

Sunday 11 September
  • 9:45 am – 12:00 pm Sangha Morning - Steering Meeting
    Sangha Morning - Steering Meeting
    9:45 am – 12:00 pm

    9.45am Meditation
    10.20am Morning Office (The Most Excellent Mirror – Samadhi)
    11.00am Steering Meeting

    The Steering Meetings are open to anybody who would like to discuss how the Priory is working.

Monday 12 September
  • Priory closed
Tuesday 13 September
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Basic Buddhism Evening
    Basic Buddhism Evening
    7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    7.00pm Evening Service, meditation (20 minutes), walking meditation, meditation (15minutes)
    8.00pm Tea with Dharma talk and discussion

Wednesday 14 September
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Dharma Evening
    Dharma Evening
    7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

    7.30pm Evening Service, meditation (30 minutes) and Vespers
    8.20pm Tea with Dharma talk and discussion

Thursday 15 September
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Dharma Evening
    Dharma Evening
    7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    7.00pm Evening Service, meditation (30 minutes)
    7.45pm Tea with recorded Dharma talk and discussion

Friday 16 September
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

Saturday 17 September
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 2:15 pm – 4:30 pm Afternoon Retreat
    Afternoon Retreat
    2:15 pm – 4:30 pm

    Three meditation periods, as well as tea and discussion.

    2.15pm Meditation
    2.40 Walking meditation
    2.50 Meditation (ends 3.20)
    3.30 Tea and discussion
    4.00 Meditation
    4.30 Retreat ends

Sunday 18 September
  • 9:45 am – 12:00 pm Sangha Morning - Renewing the Precepts
    Sangha Morning - Renewing the Precepts
    9:45 am – 12:00 pm

    9.45am Meditation
    10.20am Renewing the Precepts Ceremony
    11.00am Dharma discussion

Monday 19 September
  • Priory closed
Tuesday 20 September
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Basic Buddhism Evening
    Basic Buddhism Evening
    7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    7.00pm Evening Service, meditation (20 minutes), walking meditation, meditation (15minutes)
    8.00pm Tea with Dharma talk and discussion

Wednesday 21 September
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Dharma Evening
    Dharma Evening
    7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

    7.30pm Evening Service, meditation (30 minutes) and Vespers
    8.20pm Tea with Dharma talk and discussion

Thursday 22 September
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Dharma Evening
    Dharma Evening
    7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    7.00pm Evening Service, meditation (30 minutes)
    7.45pm Tea with recorded Dharma talk and discussion

Friday 23 September
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 10:00 am Priory closed
Saturday 24 September
  • Priory closed
Sunday 25 September
  • Priory closed
Monday 26 September
  • Priory closed Ends 11:45 pm
Tuesday 27 September
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Basic Buddhism Evening
    Basic Buddhism Evening
    7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    7.00pm Evening Service, meditation (20 minutes), walking meditation, meditation (15minutes)
    8.00pm Tea with Dharma talk and discussion

Wednesday 28 September
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Dharma Evening
    Dharma Evening
    7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

    7.30pm Evening Service, meditation (30 minutes) and Vespers
    8.20pm Tea with Dharma talk and discussion

Thursday 29 September
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Dharma Evening
    Dharma Evening
    7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    7.00pm Evening Service, meditation (30 minutes)
    7.45pm Tea with recorded Dharma talk and discussion

Friday 30 September
  • 12:00 am Priory closed

October 2022

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Saturday 1 October
  • Priory closed
Sunday 2 October
  • Priory closed
Monday 3 October
  • Priory closed
Tuesday 4 October
  • Priory closed
Wednesday 5 October
  • Priory closed
Thursday 6 October
  • Priory closed
Friday 7 October
  • Priory closed Ends 11:45 pm
Saturday 8 October
  • 10:00 am – 4:30 pm Day Retreat
    Day Retreat
    10:00 am – 4:30 pm

    There will be a morning session and an afternoon session. You are welcome to come along (either in person or online) for all or part of the day. If you are attending in person for the whole day, please bring a packed lunch. The schedule will be as follows:-

    10.00am Short Morning Service
    10.20 Meditation
    10.45 Walking meditation
    10.55 Meditation (ends 11.20)
    11.30 Dharma talk (during tea)
    12.00pm Meditation
    12.25 Walking meditation
    12.35 Meditation
    1.00 Lunch break

    2.00 Meditation
    2.25 Walking meditation
    2.35 Meditation (ends 3.00)
    3.10 Evening Service
    3.20 Meditation (ends 3.50)
    4.00 Tea and discussion
    4.30 Retreat ends

Sunday 9 October
  • 9:45 am – 12:00 pm Sangha Morning - Steering Meeting
    Sangha Morning - Steering Meeting
    9:45 am – 12:00 pm

    9.45am Meditation
    10.20am Avalokiteshwara Ceremony
    11.00am Steering Meeting

    The Steering Meetings are open to anybody who would like to discuss how the Priory is working.

Monday 10 October
  • Priory closed
Tuesday 11 October
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Basic Buddhism Course begins
    Basic Buddhism Course begins
    7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    The Basic Buddhism Course begins this evening, with an introduction to meditation and Zen practice.

Wednesday 12 October
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Dharma Evening
    Dharma Evening
    7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

    7.30pm Evening Service, meditation (30 minutes) and Vespers
    8.20pm Tea with Dharma talk and discussion

Thursday 13 October
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 10:00 am Priory closed
Friday 14 October
  • Priory closed
Saturday 15 October
  • Priory closed
Sunday 16 October
  • Priory closed
Monday 17 October
  • Priory closed Ends 11:45 pm
Tuesday 18 October
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Basic Buddhism Evening
    Basic Buddhism Evening
    7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    7.00pm Evening Service, meditation (20 minutes), walking meditation, meditation (15minutes)
    8.00pm Tea with Dharma talk and discussion

Wednesday 19 October
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Dharma Evening
    Dharma Evening
    7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

    7.30pm Evening Service, meditation (30 minutes) and Vespers
    8.20pm Tea with Dharma talk and discussion

Thursday 20 October
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Dharma Evening
    Dharma Evening
    7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    7.00pm Evening Service, meditation (30 minutes)
    7.45pm Tea with recorded Dharma talk and discussion

Friday 21 October
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

Saturday 22 October
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm Introductory Afternoon
    Introductory Afternoon
    2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

    Those who are new to Soto Zen are very welcome to come and find out about it at an Introductory Afternoon, which is an opportunity to try out our form of meditation, zazen, and to ask questions about the practice. More information can be found on the Introductory Afternoon page.

Sunday 23 October
  • 9:45 am – 12:00 pm Sangha Morning - Renewing the Precepts
    Sangha Morning - Renewing the Precepts
    9:45 am – 12:00 pm

    9.45am Meditation
    10.20am Renewing the Precepts Ceremony
    11.00am Dharma discussion

Monday 24 October
  • Priory closed
Tuesday 25 October
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Basic Buddhism Evening
    Basic Buddhism Evening
    7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    7.00pm Evening Service, meditation (20 minutes), walking meditation, meditation (15minutes)
    8.00pm Tea with Dharma talk and discussion

Wednesday 26 October
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Dharma Evening
    Dharma Evening
    7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

    7.30pm Evening Service, meditation (30 minutes) and Vespers
    8.20pm Tea with Dharma talk and discussion

Thursday 27 October
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Dharma Evening
    Dharma Evening
    7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    7.00pm Evening Service, meditation (30 minutes)
    7.45pm Tea with recorded Dharma talk and discussion

Friday 28 October
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

Saturday 29 October
  • 7:30 am – 8:30 am Meditation & Morning Service
    Meditation & Morning Service
    7:30 am – 8:30 am

    7.30am Meditation
    8.00am Dawn Drum & Short Morning Service

  • 10:00 am – 5:45 pm Meditation and Contemplation Day
    Meditation and Contemplation Day
    10:00 am – 5:45 pm

    This is a silent day, with meditation on the hour every hour (35 minutes, then 10 minutes of walking meditation, followed by 15 minutes’ break). There is the option to sit out any of the meditation periods and read or contemplate in the common room. At 5.00pm, there is evening service, followed by meditation until 5.45pm.

    You are welcome to come for as long as suits you – this offers the opportunity to schedule your own retreat for a day. It is helpful if you can arrive or leave during the 15 minute break before each hour. If you’d like to have lunch here (the lunch break is 1.00pm – 2.00pm), please bring a packed lunch.

Sunday 30 October
  • 9:45 am – 12:00 pm Sangha Morning
    Sangha Morning
    9:45 am – 12:00 pm

    9.45am Meditation
    10.20am Founder’s Ceremony
    11.00am Dharma discussion

Monday 31 October
  • Priory closed