“ my new family ”
— on Jun 27, 2016.
“ Seems to be a sincere group. ”
— on Jul 10, 2015.
“ It was a great experience. Everyone is friendly! ”
— on Apr 4, 2014.
“ Very worthwhile, will attend on a regular basis ”
— on Mar 15, 2014.
“ Kind, generous and giving to a person. ”
— on May 6, 2013.
“ Nice to get fresh ideas from someone else's viewpoint. ”
— on Aug 15, 2011.
“ Wonderful people. Thanks again, Aurore! ”
— on Jul 31, 2011.
“ Very open group and you can even just sit in and listen if you're interested in learning about Buddhist concepts. ”
— on Jan 11, 2011.
“ Aurore does a wonderful job in maintaining and motivating this group. I have learned a lot about Buddhism because of her work. ”
— on Nov 9, 2010.
“ Very good ”
— on Nov 9, 2010.
“ The group has a mix of beginners and experts, and is very friendly and supportive. The books/materials chosen for reading have been excellent. ”
— on Jul 13, 2010.
“ As with most anything, a group is as good as its members. That being said, the Manchester Buddhism Sangha, organized by Aurore Eaton, is a fantastic group. Thanks again Aurore! ”
— Anonymous Meetup Group member on May 10, 2011.
“ I really enjoy this group. I'm learning about Buddhism and having the chance to discuss my thoughts with some very nice people. ”
— Anonymous Meetup Group member on Jan 25, 2013.
“ great discussion from people with interesting and different perspectives ”
— Anonymous Meetup Group member on Oct 12, 2009.
“ it looks very promising. This was only my first meeting attended. ”
— Anonymous Meetup Group member on Dec 15, 2011.
“ There were many nice people at the Meet Up and since there is never enough time, future meetings would be a way to get to know people better and to study books together. ”
— Anonymous Meetup Group member on Jan 17, 2010.
“ Super people with great wisdom. Wish I lived closer. But as a growing Buddhist, I need to honor my body's need to be asleep by 8pm so that I can do my teaching the next day. When I'm tired, I revert to non-Buddhist behavior. ”
— Anonymous Meetup Group member on Nov 15, 2011.
“ I was delighted but not surprised by my first meeting. I was comfortable speaking, and enjoyed listening. One guy kept harping on "giving up the self," a phrase he read in a book. Everyone including me disagreed with his interpretation of the concept. I was not sorry he was there; he stimulated a lot of discussion and did not take over the group in any way. ”
— Anonymous Meetup Group member on Jul 13, 2010.
“ i can not speak for others ”
— Anonymous Meetup Group member on Aug 22, 2009.
“ Always a good experience. ”
— Anonymous Meetup Group member on Mar 13, 2008.