Event: Mindful Peace Walk.
Organizers: Jointly organized by the Edinburgh International Centre for Spirituality and Peace, EICSP, Scottish Charity, SC038996, and the Edinburgh Sangha of the Community of Interbeing.
Venue: Saughton Park and Gardens, Balgreen Road, Edinburgh, EH11 3BQ.
Date: Sunday 4 September 2022.
Time: 12 noon. Gather in front of the Bandstand for 12 noon.
Event Description: This silent walking meditation is an open event. It will be led by the lay members of the Edinburgh Sangha of the Community of Interbeing, who follow the practice and teachings of Zen Buddhist Master, Thich Nhat Hanh. Before the walk begins there will be a brief introduction to mindful walking as a meditation practice.
Alan Spence, former Edinburgh Makar, will read Sri Chinmoy’s Dreamer of Peace poem from the plaque by the statue, and add another short piece on oneness and inclusiveness.
This is not a protest or a campaigning event, so please do not use any banners. Children are welcome when accompanied by adults. Please remember to wrap up warmly.
Please maintain social distancing, and follow all recommended COVID-19 protocols.
NB: The event is Covid dependent.
Serviced by Lothian bus route 1, 3, 22, 25, 30, 33, 36, 38.
Cost: Admission Free. Just come along on the day. Check the website in the days before. For further information: