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The building was fire-damaged in the 1970s, before being renovated by volunteers for its current use.
Further major improvements were completed in 2009.
Its courses for depression, based on the mindfulness-based cognitive behavioral therapy methodology of Jon Kabat-Zinn at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, featured in the Financial Times in 2008.
This initiative is supported by the local authority, the London borough of Tower Hamlets.
The building's ground floor areas include a library, bookshop and reception room, with painted murals, as well as two ornate shrine rooms with Buddha figures, or "rupas", sculpted by Chintamani, a member of the Triratna Buddhist Order.
The former fire station is a Grade II listed building.