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.

Meditation Zones

Online Meditation Zones are held every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 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 2020

Shedras in Manchester: 4 & 5 July; 28 & 29 November 2020. Full details: Buddhist Teachings

Mainly Meditation Mornings are cancelled due to the coronavirus situation and the closure of Kagyu Ling. Please watch this page for further updates. More information.

Lojong: the regular Thursday sessions at Kagyu Ling are cancelled until further notice. Full details: mind training

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