Discover Inner Peace

Meditation classes and modern Buddhism in Huddersfield and Kirklees.

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

Everybody Welcome

Drop-in Meditation Classes

Our weekly classes include guided meditations and a talk on Buddhas teachings providing practical advice for a happy and meaningful life. Classes are self-contained so you can drop-in any week. Suitable for beginners, everyone is welcome.

Drop-in meditation classes:

Tuesdays 7.30pm & Thursdays 11am

Drop-in meditation classes:

Tuesdays 7.30pm

Latest Courses & Events:

Drop-in Classes: Denby Dale

Denby Dale Meditation Class

Tuesdays 7.30pm
21st May – 25th June

Drop-in Classes: Huddersfield

Dissolving Difficulties with Wisdom

Tuesdays 7.30pm
4th Jun – 25th Jun

Thursdays 11am
6th Jun – 27th Jun

Meditation Retreat

Finding Clarity and Stillness – silent day retreat

Saturday 15th June
9.30am – 4.30pm

Special Event

Special Fundraiser Tea Party

Sunday 23rd June 2pm-5pm

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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.

Peace of Mind


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.

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Path to Enlightenment

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
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Our self-grasping ignorance is an inner poison that causes far greater harm than any outer poison.

- Ven. Geshe Kelsang Gyatso
Buddhist master Ven Geshe Kelsang Gyatso teaching dharma at a Kadamap Festival

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About Us

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.
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Buddhist Nun Kelsang Varahi welcoming people to Vajrapani Kadampa Meditation Centre with open arms
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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.
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Vajrapani Kadampa Meditation Centre
Wheathouse Terr
Huddersfield, HD2 2UY

Tel: 01484 943119