Anukampa Grove Afternoon Retreat with Bhante Sujato & Ven Canda

Date(s) - 02 Feb 2025
2:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Anukampa Grove Bhikkhuni Monastery
Boars Hill

United Kingdom

Join us at our beautiful new monastery for a relaxed day of meditation, discussion and tea with Dhamma friends!


We would like to invite you to practice with us in the tranquil Anukampa Grove Bhikkhuni Monastery, which is just 5 miles from Oxford, on Sunday, 2nd Feb from 14:30 until 18:00pm. Please arrive and settle in quietly at 14:00, so we can start with some Dhamma teaching at 14:30.





1. Numbers are limited to fifteen, so please book this early to express your interest. 


2. Parking space is limited to 8 cars, and it is illegal to park on the street. If you really have to drive, please ensure you book and receive approval for parking in advance. Thank you! ️


3. We will reply by end December/January, once we have gauged numbers, and send you complete information at that time, including our precise location, what to bring, etc.


4. If you change your mind after your registration please make sure you let us know so we can release your space!



We are really excited to see you here and super-charge the atmosphere with meditation energy!


Anukampa Grove Bhikkhuni Monastery provides an opportunity where, for the very first time in the UK, women can train towards full monastic ordination as bhikkhunis. There will be an opportunity to donate towards our running costs and the Sangha’s requisites at the retreat in person, or via our website here.



1. After submitting your registration, within five minutes you should receive an email confirming that we have received it. Please check your junk mail inbox if you do not receive it. We advise you to add our email address as a contact, to prevent our emails going into your junk folder.


2. If you do not receive it within an hour, please contact us at Please be aware that emails that we send to non-Gmail, Hotmail or Outlook email account outside the UK (e.g. .pl; .gmx etc), are often rejected as ‘undelivered’ for unknown reasons. Please therefore contact us from a Gmail, Hotmail or Outlook email account where at all possible, to save disappointment.



Covid safety: Please do not attend if you feel ill or have any symptoms of Covid.


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All ticket proceeds go towards covering venue hire and travel for the Sangha. Any excess will go towards the general running costs of Britain’s first monastery for bhikkhunis, “Anukampa Grove Bhikkhuni Monastery.”





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