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.
Learn about meditation, Buddhism and finding peace & happiness from within.
Tuesday evening and Thursday morning at Vajrapani Centre and Tuesday evenings Denby Dale Library.
CLASSES START AGAIN IN JANUARY 2024
Saturday courses, meditation retreats and other special events.
include guided meditations, talks and informal discussions. We offer meditation courses for beginners, and those that wish to study in greater depth.
Through meditation and by practising mindfulness in our daily activities, we can control our feelings and emotions, gain inner strength, let go of stress and start to truly relax.
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.
Modern Kadampa Buddhism is a special presentation of Buddha’s teachings of compassion and wisdom for the modern world. It is open to everyone whether Buddhist or not, and regardless of nationality, age or gender.
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
is a way of calming and training our mind. It is easy to do, and something everyone can learn. If our mind is pure and peaceful we can be happy, regardless of our external conditions.
The real source of happiness is inner peaceVen. Geshe Kelsang Gyatso
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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New Kadampa Tradition
A member of the New Kadampa Tradition – International Kadampa Buddhist Union founded by Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche. Registered Charity Number: 1038999.