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 and run at Teach na Tuisceana in Maree, retreats are by donation and held at Kilcuan Retreat Centre in Clarinbridge.

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20th-29th May, 28th Oct-6th Nov

Day Workshop with Padraig Cotter

Sunday 15th May, 9.30-5.00

Saturday 11th June, 17th July, 9.30-5.30

Every Thursday, 7:30 p.m


Recordings of Teachings

Ajahn Sucitto

Dhamma Talk 4th Dec. 2021 audio: LINK video: LINK Q&A audio: LINK video: LINK

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