It was an intimate meditation session of trio tonight. We started at 6p.m. sharp and meditated to a 5-minute guided breathing meditation by the UCLA Mindful Awareness Research team. We sat in a row facing the window and had the lights on. Another tryout session, perhaps. How different does it feel to meditate in a […]

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Many people have tried to sell me on the idea of meditating. Sometimes I try it, and have an incredible, refreshing experience. But usually, as I close my eyes and focus on my breathing, while I know that I’m supposed to be letting all thoughts go, more and more fly…

Here we are. This Thursday we had our 6th meeting of the year after our first official event as the Trondheim Buddhist Association. We had arranged a lecture by a Tibetan Lama and that was a really nice experience. But later more! We started this meeting with the “Prayer of Refuge and Bodhicitta” and “The […]

On our fifth meeting in 2014, Thursday the 6th of February, we were ten people present. Welcome to our new members! Hope to see more of you! This week has been a little busy for some members as the word of the upcoming lecture with Lama Pema Geshe needed to be spread. Hopefully everything works […]

On 30th January, which incidentally was also the eve of the Chinese New Year, we met for our 4th meeting in the year at NTNU, Dragvoll stillerom, 2337.  The theme of our meeting was vaguely centered on the Chinese festival. Like the last time, seven of us met and on a happier note; we had […]

Our third meeting this year was held at Dragvoll stillerom 2337, January 23rd, at 18:00 to about 20:00. Seven people were present, which can be reckoned as an aspicious sign, though we hope to be many more with time! We started with a 15 minutes meditation session, followed by a short summery from two group […]

Our fifth meeting was held as follow: Date: 24 October 2013 (Thursday) Time: 1900-2000 Venue: Dragvoll Stillerom 2337 Agenda: -15-min Guided Meditation -Teachings on “How to start our day” by Tai Situ Rinpoche -Discussion of Photo Shoot -Light Dinner Updates: We went through the meaning of the Prayer of Refuge and Bodhicitta, Four Immeasurable Thoughts as […]