23rd- 25th February Near Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire Cost £25 accommodation and food included
We’ve teamed up with Treesponsibility – a group which has organised tree planting for almost 20 years - to offer this weekend event. You can find out more on their website http://www.treesponsibility.com
There are grave concerns for the environment in Tibet which have impacts not only within Tibet itself but globally too. Although we may be restricted in how we can influence things in Tibet we can act locally to help the environment and have an enjoyable time away together too.
Please email Rowena to book a place ; email@example.com
as part of York International Women’s Week
A Mother’s Son
A film by renowned Tibetan film producer Soname.
7pm Wednesday 7th March at the Friends Meeting House, Friargate, York YO1 9RL
Suggested donation £5/£3 concessions
The heart-rending story of a 16 year old Tibetan who, in desperation at the brutal occupation of Tibet by the Chinese, sets himself on fire and the effect this has on his mother and his family.
Tibetan Uprising Day - March and Rally in London
Saturday 10th March
1pm Rally at Downing Street
3-30 March to Chinese Embassy
6-30 – 9-30 Tibetan Cultural Events at Indian YMCA, 41 Fitzroy Square, W1T 6AQ.
This is a wonderful chance to show solidarity with Tibetans as they commemorate Tibetan Uprising Day in 1959 when thousands of Tibetans died protesting against Chinese repression. A small group from York will be going – do contact Rowena if you would like to join us email firstname.lastname@example.org
Weekend retreat with Lama Lhakpa Yeshe
Saturday 19th – Sunday 20th May 9-30am – 5pm
Anam Cara, Ash Lane, near Melbourne York YO42 4SZ
Camping available overnight
Full details – topic and costs etc – to follow shortly.
We are very fortunate to be able to welcome Lama back to York for a weekend of teachings at Anam Cara. The teachings will be suitable for all whatever their level of experiencin Tibetan Buddhism.