Welcome to Buddha Land Kadampa Buddhist Centre
Buddha Land Centre is a Buddhist Meditation Centre based in Keighley, UK. It aims to provide a peaceful and inspiring place where people can learn to meditate, to gain a practical understanding of Buddhism and bring about positive change in their lives. Everyone is welcome.
Buddha Land is a member of the New Kadampa Tradition - International Kadampa Buddhist Union, founded by Geshe Kelsang Gyatso, a fully accomplished meditation master and internationally renowned teacher of Buddhism.
Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso
In 1977 Geshe Kelsang Gyatso accepted an invitation to teach in England, and since then has established unique study programs that are taught at over 1000 New Kadampa Tradition centres and groups throughout the world. learn more
What's on at Buddha Land Centre?
Regular evening and day time meditation classes are held at the centre in Keighley, as well as in the Yorkshire towns of Grassington, Ilkley, Otley, Pateley Bridge, Settle and Skipton and the Lancashire towns of Burnley, Barnoldswick, and Colne. For those wishing to learn more about a specific aspect of Buddhist meditation we run regular meditation day courses and workshops that are also a great way to relax and unwind. There is the in-depth foundation programme for those wishing to deepen their understanding and experience of Kadampa Buddhism. The centre also organises meditation retreats, which again are open to everyone to attend. For details on all our meditation classes and meditation courses as well as articles on meditation and centre events sign up to our email newsletter.