Take time out, live more simply,
and discover your own mind 

Our retreats for 2022...
Being on retreat gives you a deeper taste of freedom of mind and heart, and of friendship and community. We'll be hosting the following retreats on Buddhism and meditation in 2022, all at Rivendell - a
 beautiful retreat centre in East Sussex.
Rivendell  (pictured above) also have their own programme of retreats here.

  • August Urban Retreat - The Inconceivable Emancipation
    Fri, 12 Aug
    Croydon Buddhist Centre
    Join us on this intensive meditation weekend, where we will practice together and see if we can glimpse the inconceivable emancipation. Especially suitable as your first meditation retreat. (Non-residential)
  • The Crucial Situation: Summer Working Retreat
    Mon, 22 Aug
    Croydon Buddhist Centre
    22nd - 26th August 2022, 9:30am - 8:30pm. Following on from the success of our last work retreat focusing on the front of the Centre, we will be coming together to give the yoga studio a new look. Join us in refurbing, decorating, meditating and practicing together as we make our Centre shine.
  • Autumn Weekend Retreat: Who is Padmasambhava?
    Fri, 16 Sept
    Rivendell Retreat Centre
    Join us for a weekend of stories, rituals, and meditations on Padmasambhava, with time also to enjoy the company of like-minded people, and relax in the lovely Sussex countryside.