International Centre for Modern Buddhism and Temple for World Peace

MANJUSHRI KMC IS CLOSED to day visitors from Monday 13 May until Monday 3 June for the Spring Festival 2019. Everyone is welcome to attend the festival. Find out more at kadampafestivals.org/spring

Meditation Classes at Manjushri KMC

Attending the class

The classes are organized as short courses, usually 3, 4 or 5 weeks long. Check the calendar for dates. You can attend the whole course or simply drop in whenever you can as each class is self-contained, or you can just come along to try a session.

You do not need to book in advance, simply pay when you arrive. If you would like more information or help, please contact us.

Available classes:

Daily

FREE 15 minute meditation in the Temple

Every day at 12:30 pm and 2:00 pm 

Everyone is welcome to join these free 15 minute guided meditations.

Give your mind a treat! Experience some inner calm.

Tuesdays

Tuesdays 7:30 – 9:00 pm in the Temple

Meditation for Busy People

Becoming Kind, The Key to a Happy, Successful Life

We need to practice meditation. Why? Because we want to be happy all the time! Happiness depends on peace of mind, which in turn depends on meditation. Learn how to make yourself and others happy through meditation, and how to meditate whatever you are doing in your busy life. 

Suitable for everyone, these classes focus on how to meditate and use Buddhist understanding to solve daily problems.

When her international schedule permits these classes will be taught by Gen-la Dekyong.

Each class will consist of two guided meditations, and a talk with an opportunity for questions, followed by light refreshments in the peaceful environment of the Temple.

Dates: 11, 18, 25 June, 2, 9 and 16 July

Fee: £5

Classes will be held in the World Peace Temple at Manjushri Kadampa Meditation Centre.

Wednesdays

Wednesday 7:30 – 9:00 pm in the Temple.

Deepening our daily practice of meditation. The next series of classes will be taught by Gen-la Dekyong when her international schedule permits.

In this next series of Wed night GP classes, Gen-la will give teachings according to 'Guide to the Bodhisattva's Way of Life'.

Dates: May 1, 8, 15, Jun 12, 19, 26, Jul 3 & 17

Fee: £5

Wednesdays

Wednesday 10:00 - 10:45 am in the Temple

Morning Meditation Class

Take some time to cultivate inner peace and happiness at the start of the day.  This series of classes looks at the instructions found in the book "How to Transform Your Life". Each class includes two meditations and a short talk. Everyone is welcome.

Dates: June 5, 12, 19, 26, July 3, 10 and 17

Fee: £3

 

Prayers for World Peace

Sunday 10:30 - 11:45 am

Prayers for World Peace is a free meditation class that gives us the opportunity to develop a warm and loving heart. Classes include two guided meditations a talk and inspiring prayers for world peace.

Each week's class will cover a small section from the book "New Eight Steps to Happiness". Topics include: how to see kindness and good qualities in others, reflecting on the many benefits of love, and how to cultivate positive views and intentions.

Everyone is welcome.

This class is FREE.

Dates: May 5, 12, June 9, 16, 30, July 7, 14

 

 

Kids’ Club

Children making bubblesSunday 10:30 – 11:45 am 

Family fun with meditations, games, stories and activities.

Children will be gently guided in relaxing meditations and fun activities, giving them techniques to gain confidence, focus and consideration for others.

In the main building at Conishead Priory.

Fee: £3.50 per child

(families with 1 child £3.50, families with more than 1 child £5)

Dates: June 9, 16, 30, July 7 and 14