This section of the website provides information for sangha members – people who have taken refuge as Buddhists and are part of the Kagyu Dechen Buddhism north west community.

Study group – Patterns in Emptiness

John Sainsbury will lead an online study group from Monday 18 January 2021 at 8pm, looking at Lama Jampa’s 2017 book ‘Patterns in Emptiness.’ Sessions are designed for people who have had the teaching but other experienced practitioners may join. The book is available in the Kagyu Ling shop at £12.

Zoom link: Patterns in Emptiness study group

Meditation classes

Classes at Kagyu Ling are held each Wednesday and Friday from 8pm to 9pm.

Meditation Zones

Online Meditation Zones are held every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday using Zoom. Meditation Zones are open sessions, and all are welcome. Each session includes an explanation of a simple calming meditation practice, and a brief talk on a key aspect of the Buddha’s teachings.

Visit What’s On for Meditation Zone times and Zoom links.

Diary dates 

Shedra: 20 & 21 February 2021.  Lama Jampa will continue his teaching of Gampopa’s The Jewel Ornament of Liberation. More information: Buddhist Teachings in Manchester

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