The Irish Sangha Trust (IST) was established in 2011 to support and foster teaching and meditation practice in the Theravada Buddhist tradition in Ireland. The Irish Sangha Trust is non-profit Buddhist organization, entirely dependent on the generosity of the public for voluntary donations.

Our annual schedule includes regular workshops, retreats and meditation sittings. Events are open to everyone from beginners to experienced practitioners. We welcome you to join our spiritual friends network and experience the profound benefits of meditation practice.

Friday Meditation Sit (June 9th, 2017) led by Ajahn Metta from Germany

Friday, June 9th, 2017

Ajahn Metta was born 1953 in Germany and has been a Siladhara (nun) in the Theravada tradition for more than 20 years. She lived at Amaravati and Chithurst Buddhist Monasteries in England, which are part of the Thai Forest Sangha of Ajahn Chah. She is one of the senior nuns and has been teaching in Europe and the US for several years.

The evening will consist of guided meditation, Dhamma reflectiontalk, Q&A and discussion. The event is suitable for beginners and experienced practitioners.

Venue: Ranelagh, Dublin 6. See map and directions here.

Date: Friday, June 9th, 2017

Time: 19:30-21:30

There is no registration - this event operates on a drop-in basis.

There is no charge, donations are welcome to cover the place.

Please bring a bottle of water along as there will be no tea/snack breaks to allow more time for practice. You may wish to bring a blanket if it is cold. Meditation cushions/chairs will be provided. Please let us know if you have any queries by email