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brother-martin-in-ashramBrother Martin is a disciple of Father Bede Griffiths, he is currently the spiritual director of Shantivanam Ashram in Tamil Nadu, where Father Bede spent most of his time in India.

Brother Martin has been a treasured friend of the Bede Griffiths Sangha since it began, and a speaker on many of its retreats. As well as visiting the UK he travel widely to other European countries and the USA.

Among many other books, he has written You are the Light’ (2002), ‘Truth has no boundaries’ (2005), What is truth (2012) and ‘Fully Human – Fully Divine (2013).

Click here to see details of these and other books that are available from the sangha.

If you would like to hear Brother Martin speak while he will be here in the UK this autumn, please take a look at his itinerary.

BROTHER MARTIN’S AUTUMN UK ITINERARY

September 22nd– 23rd  WALES Brother Martin will talk at 4pm each day.  Venue: Jamestown Village Hall.  SA708QT  For further details contact:  Annette Criswell Wales   01834 870141 or email  gooldena1@btinternet.com 

September 25th ABINGDON  A Conversation with Brother Martin at St Ethelwolds House, 30, East St Helen Street, Abingdon. Please book in advance on: call 01235 555486 or email ethelwoldhouse@btinternet.com For flyer click here

September 29th – 30thPRINKNASH ABBEY GLOUCESTERSHIRE Brother Martin will be giving talks  from 10am to 4pm each day. For more details see below. To book a place please email: gerard@prinknashabbey.org

October 8th– 10th CROWTHORNE, BERKSHIRE Contact Annie Cygler for details of any talks.  Email: bgsangha2014@gmail.com Tel: 01344 772 496

October 11th  Keswick, CUMBRIA Contact Richard Broughton 01946 862990 Email: cmcwccm@fastmail.fm For flyer click here 

October 12th – 14th ILKLEY, WEST YORKSHIRE WCCM Retreat Weekend at The Briery Retreat Centre, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 9BW. Contact Joanne Caine 0161 653 8725    mobile: 0777 642 6911Email: joannecaine_101@hotmail.com For flyer click here

October 17th DURHAM WCCM in the Northeast ‘Meditation as a means to Transformation and Transcendence’. Venue: Elvet methodist church, 8 Old Elvet, Durham, DH1 3HL 10.00am for 10.30am until 4pm. Booking and information Anne Claridge:01833631309 anne.claridge@doctors.org.uk For flyer click here

 

RETREAT WEEKEND WITH BROTHER MARTIN

SEPTEMBER 29th – 30th 2018

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PRINKNASH ABBEY MEETING ROOM, GLOUCESTERSHIRE GL4 8EX

DAY 1: SAT 29TH SEPTEMBER, 10.30 AM – 4.30PM:

THE MESSAGE OF CHRIST IN THE LIGHT OF HINDUISM, BUDDHISM AND ISLAM.

DAY 2: SUNDAY 30TH SEPTEMBER 10.30 AM – 4.30 PM: SPIRITUALITY BEYOND THEISM AND ATHEISM.

BOTH DAYS INCLUDE A MEDITATION AND Q&A SESSION.

YOU ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND ONE OR BOTH DAYS. ACCOMMODATION NOT PROVIDED.

FREE ENTRY – DONATION ONLY.

BRING PACKED LUNCH OR PURCHASE IN PRINKNASH ABBEY AWARD-WINNING TEA ROOM WHICH CATERS FOR ALL DIETARY NEEDS.

This event is being organised by Moira Govan please contact her directly for further information:-

moira.govan@gmail.com     Prinknash Abbey Meeting Room, Gloucester GL4 8EX  tel: 01452 812066