EVENING CONVERSATIONS ON BEING HUMAN
First Debate: Should children do mindfulness meditation?
March 30th - Open to everyone. The Flame is working in collaberation with Coventry University. This event is part of a series of Evening Conversations open to anyone interested in debating science and its impact on society. Join us for an evening of discussion where leading mindfulness teachers and researchers will debate the pros and cons of children doing mindfulness meditation.
Mindfulness teacher pioneer, co-founder of The Flame
Swami Ambikananda Saraswati
Author of books on spirituality, translator of Sanskrit scriptures, Yoga practitioner and teacher for over forty years
Dr. Miguel Farias
Author of The Buddha Pill: Can Meditation Change You?
and head of the Brain, Belief and Behaviour Lab at Coventry University
Dr. Peter Malinowski
Reader in Cognitive Neuroscience and Founder of the Meditation and Mindfulness Research Group at Liverpool John Moores
Dr. Jonathan Jong
The Debate will be chaired by Dr Jonathan Jong, Research Fellow at Coventry University and author of Death Anxiety and Religious Belief
Ticket are available in advance online for £4. On the door, £5. Concessions are £3 online and £4 on the door.
Start time: 19:00
End time: 21:00
Square One, TheHub, Coventry University, Jordan Well, Coventry, CV1 5RW