International Centre for Modern Buddhism and Temple for World Peace

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:


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 7:30 – 9:00 pm in the TempleGen-la Dekyong

Introduction to Buddhism

Living with A Good Heart

In these classes we will learn about Buddhist view, meditation and action and how by improving our mind we can find the happy meaningful life everyone is looking for.

These classes will include topics such as:

  • Learning to love
  • The inner wealth of compassion
  • Making our busy life joyful and meaningful through the practice of giving, moral discipline, patience, effort, concentration and wisdom
  • The power of enlightenment

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

Fee: £5


Wednesday 7:30 – 9:00 pm in the Temple.Gen-la Dekyong

The Union of Sutra and Tantra

Deepening our daily practice of meditation.
For those with Highest Yoga Tantra Empowerments or the intention to receive them soon.

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

In this next series of Wed night GP classes, Genla Dekyong will give teachings on relying on Venerable Vajrayogini - with commentary on ‘The Blissful Path’ sadhana.
Please bring a copy of The Blissful Path with you to the classes over the next few weeks, as we will engage in this practice as part of the class.

Dates: June 6, 13, 20, July 4, 11 and 18

Fee: £5


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 6, 13, 20, 27, July 4, 11 and 18

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: June 10, 17, July 1, 8 and 15

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 10, 17, July 1, 8 and 15