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Summer of Love Festival Closing Ritual

21st August @ 7:15 pm - 9:30 pm BST

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Join us for the grand finale of the Summer of Love series with a celebration steeped in the rich ritual traditions of Buddhism. Our closing ceremony will feature an evening of Puja, combining music, chanting, and meditation. Experience the rituals which all the other arts have originated from, that transcend the rational mind and explore both the heights and depths of our hearts. 

Hosted by Dharmasvara, Maitrinita

The Summer of Love is an immersive festival that celebrates the intersection of art, beauty, and Buddhist practices. In the Buddhist tradition, art and beauty play pivotal roles in communicating higher values and refining our emotional sensitivity. Connecting with sublime states through these mediums helps us transcend self-centeredness.

During these events, we aim to create a special space where our community can gather and connect through music, which elevates consciousness and fosters a sense of unity.

All events will be on Wednesday evenings from 7.15-9.30pm at Effra Space.

Summer of Love 2024 Event Schedule

  • 24 July launch event – The Art of Listening – Music by Anthony Joseph, Yuchong, Maitrikumara and Benjamin Crane
  • 31 July* – ¬†Sound Healing Journey – Gong Bath, Sitar Music and Meditation with Bex, Owain and Maitrinara. Get tickets here
  • 7 August – Deep Listening Session – Live Sound and Music by Sanghasiha and Akashamitra
  • 14 August* – Light Moves – Mindful Music and Dancing with Fred and Friends. Get tickets here
  • 21 August – Summer of Love Closing Ceremony – Ritual and Music with Maitrinita and Dharmasvara

*These events require a ticket, all other events are drop-in.


21st August
7:15 pm - 9:30 pm BST
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21 Effra Parade
Brixton, London SW2 1PX United Kingdom
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