Buddhism / Events

Three Jewels Night

An evening of talks, ritual and the opportunity to connect with sangha friends. Led by Aryadhi, Bodhivajra, Sujana and Vajragupta. Open to all familiar with our two meditation practices and with an interest in Buddhist ritual. Arrive from 6.30pm for tea and the chance to socialise.

Every Tuesday, 7 – 9pm

Donations welcomed

CATALYST - Engaging the Heart and the Imagination

In this monthly event we explore the truth of the Dharma through our connections with the Arts and Imagination.

7 - 9pm on Saturdays once a month on the following dates:

2018: 8 Dec (10 Nov cancelled - this is the date of Urgyen Sangharakshita's funeral)

2019: 12 Jan, 9 Feb, 9 March, 13 April, 11 May, 8 June

Donations welcomed

Women's Dharma Workshop

The WDW is a creative exploration of the dharma by women at the Norwich Buddhist Centre to deepen our practice and friendships. The group is open to all women who regularly attend the Centre.

Fridays: arrive at 5:30pm for a prompt 6pm start - 7:30pm

2018 dates: 26 Oct, 30 Nov (No workhop in Dec)

2019 dates: 19 Jan, 9 March, 4 May, 15 June (please note we'll be meeting on Saturday mornings. Arrivefrom 10am for 10.30am to 12.30pm)

Donations welcomed


Men's Buddhist Workshop

Monthly Saturday morning sessions open to all men. An opportunity for men to get together and explore and practise meditation and Buddhism. There is no charge for this. Donations welcome.

Last Saturnday of each month
10am - 12.30pm

2018 dates: 27 Oct, 24 Nov, 29 Dec

2019 dates: 26 Jan, 23 Feb, 30 Mar, 27 April, 25 May, 29 June

Farewell and thank you Sujana!
Celebrating ten years of being chairman at NBC

Fri 23 Nov
7 - 9pm

An evening celebrating Sujana and wishing him well as he steps down from being Chair at Norwich Buddhist. Anyone who knows the man knows that this is a role Sujana has given himself to wholeheartedly for 10 years.

No, he's not leaving Norwich, just stepping down from this role. Vajragupta is taking his place.

Sangha Day Festival: A Galaxy of Stars

At Norwich Buddhist Centre

Sun 25 Nov
10am - 4pm

Our annual festival of the Sangha is when we celebrate all of the ‘stars’ who make up the Sangha — Buddhas, Bodhisattvas, Teachers past and present, and all of us who are Buddhist practitioners. We will also ritually mark Sujana stepping down as chair, and Vajragupta taking his place.

Donations welcome.

Food provided! (no need to bring lunch)