about us

Welcome to the website of the Brixton Triratna Buddhist Community, formerly known as the Friends of the Western Buddhist Order (FWBO).

Triratna is an international community of Buddhists providing a local space for people to meditate together and explore the teachings of Buddhism. Our classes have a friendly atmosphere, and offer a sense of shared community.


Monday evening drop in Meditation Class - 7.30-9.30. Upstairs at Yoga Point. This class is suitable for newcomers to Buddhism and Meditation. No previous experience necessary (see details under Classes). Suggested donation £6.00. Class starts promptly at 7.30.

Classes continue to run on Bank Holidays. Please arrive no earlier than 7pm.
Beginners' classes also at several other Triratna Buddhist Centres around London.


Wednesday Buddhism Evenings - 7.30-9.30. Suitable for people with some meditation experience. The class provides an opportunity to explore different aspects of Buddhism, including ritual. We welcome everyone interested in Buddhist meditation and/or Buddhism. The current course is The Refuge Tree.
Please arrive no earlier than 7pm because the room is in use by other classes.

Next Course

Life with Full Attention

Eight week course on Thursday nights starting 29th June.

Mindfulness is about living fully and vividly, without rumination or distraction. The book Life with Full Attention by will be our guide to daily practice.

Info and Booking