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Gaia House
A retreat centre in South Devon offering Insight Meditation and Zen retreats throughout the year.

Satipanya Buddhist Retreat
A retreat centre in Shropshire which runs retreats devoted to contemplative living and Vipassana meditation in the tradition of the Mahasi Sayadaw of Burma.

Bristol Buddhist Forum
A forum bringing together the various Buddhist communities in Bristol to share information and resources.

Amaravati Buddhist Monastery
Based in Hertfordshire, this a Buddhist monastery of the Theravadan Thai Forest Tradition offering a range of events and retreats.

Sharpham Trust
The Sharpham Trust in South Devon operates both the Sharpham Centre for Contemporary Buddhist Enquiry and the Barn Rural Retreat. It runs a broad range of projects providing a balance of practical activity with spiritual enquiry.

Moulin de Chaves Meditation Centre (formerly Tapovan)
Le Moulin in France hosts a selection of retreats, workshop and courses with resident teacher Martin Aylward and invited teachers in both the Buddhist tradition and in various contemporary approaches to awakening.

Dhamma Dipa
A retreat centre in Herefordshire which runs residential courses throughout the year based on the practice of Vipassana meditation as taught by S. N. Goenka.

Spirit Rock Meditation Center
A meditation centre in the USA which hosts a full programme of ongoing classes and residential retreats in the Vipassana tradition.