Teach Na Tuisceana

(House of Understanding)

Meditation in the tradition of Thai Forest Master Ajahn Chah

in Co. Galway, Ireland


This site has meditation workshops, retreats, and sitting groups run by our sangha. Day events are free, retreats by donation. Currently you have to be fully vaccinated or have recovered from Covid to attend most events.

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Saturday 5th December 3.30 - 5.30pm

Bridie Hogan and Nick Scott

28th December - 3rd January

Nick Scott is reading his epic account of following Ajahn Sumedho, along with Ajahn Amaro and four others, to Mount Kailash in Tibet on the Where Are You Going podcast.

Introduction To Buddhist Meditation

Brian Hickey

more info soon

Saturday 15th January 9.30 - 5.00

with Nick Scott and Padraig Cotter

29th January to 12th February

Saturday 19th February, 9.30-5.30

Weekend Retreat

with Jackie Carrol and Brian Hickey

more info soon

18/19th March

Next is Easter, 15th to 24th April with Nick Scott

Every Thursday, 7:30 p.m

Yoga and Meditation with Jacinta Fay

Tuesdays 8.30- 10.00


Audio Recordings of Teaching

Ajahn Viradhammo

Bank Holiday Retreat 30th April - 3rd May 2021 + talk for 10 day retreat

Friday Evening: Introduction

Refuges and precepts: LINK

Saturday Afternoon and Evening: Awareness

Afternoon reflection: LINK Q&A: LINK Evening talk with Q&A: LINK

Sunday Afternoon and Evening: Movements of the Mind

Aft. reflection: LINK Metta practice with Q&A: LINK Evening Med: LINK Evening talk: LINK

Monday Afternoon: Karma

Reflection with Q&A: LINK

Friday Evening talk for 10 day retreat: Self Criticism, Guilt & Self Doubt

Meditation instruction, awareness: LINK Talk: LINK Q&A: LINK

Ajahn Sucitto

Morning teaching sessions from retreat 24th-27th Oct 2020 - Introduction to theme, guided meditation sitting, intro to walking meditation. 1 hr 10 mins to 1hr 20mins long

Saturday: Embodiment LINK

Sunday: Awareness LINK

Ajahn Chandasiri

Evening Reflection Sun 24 May 2020

Reflection: LINK Q&A: LINK