Weekly Drop-in Meditation Classes for Everyone | Suitable for Beginners | No Booking Required.

Bolton | 1Point, Silverwell Lane | Tuesdays | 7-8.30pm | £5 | with Kadampa Teacher Kelsang Yonchen

Cheadle | Library, Ashfield road | Tuesdays | 7.30-8.30pm | £5 | with Kadampa Teacher Claire

Greenmount | United Reformed Church | Wednesdays | 7-8pm | £5 | with Kadampa Teacher Ben

Ashton-u-Lyne | Fire Station Community Room | Slate Lane | Audenshaw | M34 5FS |
Thursdays | 6-7pm | donation | with Kadampa Teacher Stuart

Prestwich | Creative Living Centre | Thursdays | 7.30 – 8.30pm | £5 | with Kadampa Teacher Mark

Classes running in August are based on the Preface from Geshe Kelsang Gyatso’s book; Modern Buddhism (available as a free download).

Week beginning 26 August – Meditation for a Clear Mind

From September we will begin classes based on the book Modern Buddhism.

An Introduction to Modern
Buddhism – Weeks beginning 2/9-11/10

1. Buddha’s scientific methods for everyone

2. Faith – the key to inner peace

3. How does our Mind work?

4. What is Modern Kadampa Buddhism?

5. Taking control of our Life

6. What is Meditation and how does it help?


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.

See our Membership and Prices menu for details of prices.

We are a not for profit charity.  All of the fees for classes cover the costs of running our Centres and go towards our International Temples Project.

“A warm and welcoming environment”


“I have noticed a wonderful improvement in my relationships with others and dealing with situations”


“I always leave a bit happier and a little bit kinder to others and myself”


“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.”