Welcome to Compassion Kadampa Buddhist Centre, a place where anyone can learn to meditate, explore Buddhist ideas and develop essential life skills for wisdom, compassion and happiness.

– Relax and de-stress
– Develop and maintain a peaceful mind
– Engage in a path of wisdom and growth
– Meet like-minded people and engage in meaningful discussion
– Discover and benefit from authentic spiritual teachings

Courses and Events


The Peace of Emptiness: Friday 25th to Sunday 27th September

Free your mind from mental tension and disturbed ways of thinking with meditation on emptiness.
Some of the most profound teachings given by Buddha explain the ultimate truth of all phenomena – the way things really are. With accessible explanations and straightforward guidance from Gen Kelsang Sherab, you’ll discover how even a small amount of experience or insight into this topic helps make the mind comfortable, balanced and free.

A meaningful getaway – There will be plenty of time between sessions to relax and enjoy chatting with friends in the beautiful grounds and peaceful atmosphere of Ridley Hall.

The course will begin on Friday 25th September with Wishfulfilling Jewel chanted prayers at 5pm, and end after lunch on Sunday at around 2pm.

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Vajrasattva morning retreat: Sunday 20th September and Sunday 25th October

9am to 1pm

These morning retreats emphasise the powerful purification practice of Vajrasattva, helping us remove obstacles to our spiritual practice and be relieved of the burden of past negativity.
Everyone is welcome, particularly anyone new to the practice of purification, with full explanations and guided practice with Gen Kelsang Sherab… Read More


Training in Concentration morning meditation retreat: Sunday 6th September

Session times: 930am-10.45am
& 11.15am -12.30pm

Increase your experience of clarity and catch up on the latest weekly classes, which have been emphasising the Meditations for a Clear Mind series on concentration…. Read More


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