Developing Inner Peace

Meditation classes and modern Buddhism in Huddersfield and Kirklees.

Inner Peace

Meditation classes and modern Buddhism in Huddersfield and surrounding area.

Vajrapani Kadampa Meditation Centre

We provide a peaceful space where you can discover the benefits of meditation, and the peace that modern Buddhism can offer. There are weekly drop-in meditation classes at our Centre and in Denby Dale, and weekend courses to suit everyone, whether you are completely new to meditation or have more experience.

This weeks schedule
Featured Courses & Events

Drop-in Meditation Classes

Our weekly classes provide an ideal introduction to meditation and Buddha’s teachings. Everyone is welcome.

-Vajrapani Centre, Huddersfield:
Tues 7.30pm + Thurs 11am

-Denby Dale Library: Tues 7.30pm

Drop-in Classes-Huddersfield

Drop-in Classes-Huddersfield

Self Care and Mental Wellness

Tuesdays 7.30pm:
21st November – 12th December

Thursdays 11am:
23rd November – 14th December

Drop-in Classes-Denby Dale

Drop-in Classes-Denby Dale

Denby Dale Meditation Classes

Tuesdays 7.30pm:

Latest Courses & Special Events

Saturday half-day courses, meditation retreats and other special events

Weekend Half-Day Course

Weekend Half-Day Course

Living Fearlessly

Saturday 9th December: 10am – 1.15pm

Special Event

Special Event

Vajrapani KMC Puja and Christmas Party

Sunday 10th December:

4pm – 7:30pm

Meditation Retreat

Meditation Retreat

Tranquil Abiding – Away Retreat at Madhyamaka KMC, Pocklington

Wednesday 13th December – Monday 18th December

Meditation Retreat

Meditation Retreat

Deeper Mindfulness Retreat

Thurs 18th January – Sun 21st January

With Guest Teacher Kadam Mike Garside

Meditation Retreat

Meditation Retreat

Vajrasattva Retreat

Fri 26th January – Sun 28th January


Our Classes & Courses

include guided meditations, talks and informal discussions. We offer meditation courses for beginners, and those that wish to study in greater depth.

Everyone is Welcome

classes are based on Buddhist teachings but you don’t need to be Buddhist to attend. Seating is on chairs and you don’t need to wear any special clothing.


is a way of calming and training our mind. It is easy to do, and something everyone can learn. Meditation can help reduce stress, and other negative states of mind. If our mind is pure and peaceful we can be happy, regardless of our external conditions.

Modern Buddhism

is a special presentation of Buddha’s teachings that can help us deal with the challenges of modern life and is easy to understand and put into practice

Vajrapani Centre

Vajrapani Kadampa Meditation Centre is a member of the New Kadampa Tradtion. The purpose of the centre is to provide people in the local area the opportunity to learn about and practise Buddha’s teachings in order to develop inner peace.

We are a registered charity, the centre our classes and courses are run by volunteers.
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Our Founder & Tradition

Vajrapani Kadampa Meditation Centre was founded by Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche, a world-renowned meditation master who has founded hundreds of centres around the world as part of the New Kadampa Tradition  – International Kadampa Buddhist Union.

He is the Spiritual Guide to thousands of people worldwide.

Free E-books
Kadamapa Website
International Festivals
Buddhist books about meditation - link to website.
Kadampa Books

Vajrapani Kadampa Meditation Centre

Wheathouse Terrace,
Huddersfield, HD4 2UY

Tel: 01484 943119