Practising Mindfulness Together

We build mindful communities inspired by the teachings of ‘Father of Mindfulness’ Thich Nhat Hanh.

Who we are

The Community of Interbeing UK is a registered charity which promotes the practice of mindfulness and mindful living in the Plum Village tradition

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Practise Mindfulness

Get a grounding in mindfulness with our introductory courses and retreats

Practise with a group

Integrate mindfulness into your life with the help of a supportive community

Immerse yourself

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What is mindfulness?

Mindfulness is the practice of being fully present and alive, body and mind united.

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Meditation is not to escape from society, but to see what is going on. Once there is seeing there must be acting. With Mindfulness we know what to do, and what not to do to help.

Thich Nhat Hanh

white poppy with the word 'peace' in the centre

26 Nov 2021

By Joe Holtaway

White poppies and the roots of war

If you wish to listen to this article, read by Joe himself, please find the audio version here. Since 1919, the 11th of November has marked the remembrance of British lives lost in the First World War and accumulatively the Second World War, The Falklands War, The Gulf War and…

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