THE FOUNDATION PROGRAM (TEMPORARILY LIVESTREAMED)
If you have been attending weekly drop-in classes for a while and would like to deepen your understanding and experience of meditation and Kadampa Buddhism then why not think about joining our Foundation Program (FP). On FP you will have an opportunity to study one of Geshe Kelsang Gyatso’s texts in more detail and engage in paired and group discussions to deepen your experience. See below for details of the books and days we currently run these classes.
If you are interested please contact our Education Program Co-ordinator: email@example.com or 0161 861 7012.
Please Note: We are running taster classes for our Monday FP, see below to book in for one, however FP is not a drop-in class, students commit to attend each week.
Book for the next taster class of our Monday evening Foundation Programme
THE NEW HEART OF WISDOM
“By revealing the profound meaning of the very heart of Buddha’s teachings – the Perfection of Wisdom Sutras – this book shows how we can attain pure, lasting happiness through developing special wisdom and universal compassion.”
VENUE: (Currently being live streamed)
DAY & TIMES: Wednesdays 7-9pm TEACHER: Resident Teacher Gen Kelsang Lhachog COST: £40 per month (includes all other classes, courses and special events)
The Foundation Program is a tried and tested way to gain a deeper understanding of the meaning of Buddha’s teachings, maintain a daily meditation practice that is both focused and powerful, and make genuine spiritual progress through a systematic study of six texts:
No. Everyone is welcome. These methods are applicable in our daily lives whatever our background or beliefs.
No. The classes are all seated and you are welcome to sit on a chair or on a cushion on the floor.
Yes. All of our classes are suitable for everyone.
No. All of our classes are drop in. However for half day courses and evening classes in the city there is a discount if you book in advance.
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“It was thoroughly enjoyable and helped massively with opening my eyes to how this can be used to alleviate stress.”
“I left the session feeling very peaceful, with advice that hopefully I will be able to take forwards into my work and home life.”
“There is pretty much a class every day so I can always make it along.”