Foundation Programme

Foundation Programme
New Section Starts 6th October

Study Meaningful to Behold

Every Monday 6 – 9.30pm

Ideal time to join

Free taster sessions available, please contact us to arrange

Gain deeper understanding and experience


International Fall Festival

International Fall Festival
17th – 23th October 2014

The Wisdom to Understand the Mind
Empowerment of Buddha Manjushri and teachings based on
Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso’s remarkable new book How to Understand the Mind.

This is a wonderful opportunity to experience modern Buddhism in action at an international level and enjoy an inspiring and meaningful spiritual holiday in a very special place. You will also meet and make some very special friends! If you have not been to an NKT-IKBU International Festival before, the Fall Festival is an ideal place to start.

Part I – October 17 – 21 - Meditation, teachings and empowerment
Part II – October 22 – 23 - Meditation retreat

At Kadampa Meditation Center New York, USA


Shantideva Centre

Shantideva Centre
Have you ever thought about living in a Buddhist Centre?

Shantideva Kadampa Buddhist Centre is a large detached house in Reading, 30 mins from London by train and 10 mins walk from town. We currently have rooms available in this peaceful environment, close to all amenities. House is beautiful with large green garden at the back. People in the community are of kind heart, trying to practise kindness and patience.

You would have a choice of rooms, some ensuite, to suit most budgets.

We’d love to hear from you, tel: 0118 959 9133

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