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Cambridge Sangha Action: Intro to Mindfulness in Nature

Date:Friday 17th August 2018
Time:7.30pm - 9.30pm
Cost:Free, but donations welcome
Led by:Claire Thompson
Description:Through group discussions, mindfulness exercises, games and meditations, this workshop will focus on exploring our relationship with nature..
..and explore why being mindful of nature is essential for our well-being and for creating a more sustainable world.

Led by Claire Thompson, author of two books, Mindfulness and the Natural World, and the Art of Mindful Birdwatching (see

In order to provide a good experience for everyone, this event will be limited to a maximum of 12 people.

The aims of our meetings are:

Acting for the benefit of all beings: to encourage Sangha members to come together to support each other in exploring their altruistic feelings and approaches to the world’s problems. We will explore how Buddhist teachings can help us to respond more wisely and compassionately to a range of issues, both global and local.

Sangha building and reaching out: to provide a forum for Sangha members interested in taking social action together, enabling them to promote and facilitate engagement in altruistic events and projects that help others.

Education and reflection: to help educate individuals within the Sangha on world issues, and help each other to understand how Buddhist values can help us relate to these challenges.
Booking Procedure:Necessary
Web Bookings:2 web-bookable places available.
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Event Type:Buddhism Event
Event Level:
Suitable For: Mitras and Order members
Held at:CBC
Relevant News Article:Cambridge Sangha Action


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