Digital Declutter

Digital Declutter

Half Day Meditation Course with Kelsang Dana.

The fast pace of modern life and its constant demands upon our attention can leave us feeling overwhelmed and agitated. It can feel hard to ever really “switch off”.

Come and join us for a morning of re-connecting with peaceful, relaxed states of mind and learn tools to help us remain calm and focussed in the midst of our busy lives. 

No experience necessary, beginners warmly welcome.

 
 
 
 

The Teacher

Kelsang Dana

Kelsang Dana is a modern Buddhist nun who has been practicing Kadampa Buddhism for many years. She presents Buddha’s wisdom with warmth and insight.

Details

Date:

Saturday 26th February

Time:

10am - 1 pm

Cost:

£15 | £10 Concession | Free for Members

Venue

Location:

Maitreya Kadampa Buddhist Centre 13 Sea Road, Bexhill-on-Sea. East Sussex TN40 1EE

Phone:

(01424) 733 761

Email:

info@meditateinsussex.org

SCHEDULE

SESSION 1 | 10.00 – 11.15AM

TEA BREAK | 11.15 – 11.45AM

SESSION 2 | 11.45 – 1.00PM

 

FAQs

Our classes are for everyone who is interested in learning how to meditate, regardless of background or belief. They are designed to give a broad introduction to Buddhist meditation, teachings, and practice. Everyone is invited to use whichever aspects of the teachings they find helpful.

No. Anyone can learn basic meditation and experience the benefits that come from having a peaceful mind.

No. Everyone is welcome, including beginners. All you need is the wish to improve yourself and the quality of your life.

No special clothing is required, come as you are.

No. The classes focus on meditation and teachings alone. You can choose to sit on a chair or meditation cushion.

We are a registered charity run entirely by volunteers, no-one receives a salary. The funds we receive are used to pay for our venues and operating expenses. Although we charge for classes we also offer low-income rates and no one will ever be turned away for lack of funds.

What People Are Saying

Fresh Start to 2022

Fresh start to 2022

Online Meditation Course with Kelsang Rak-ma.

A new year and a fresh start!
Leave the winter blues behind and treat yourself to a morning of simple guided meditations to uplift and inspire.
No experience necessary, beginners warmly welcome.
 
 
 
 

The Teacher

This course will be taught by the Resident Teacher of Maitreya Kadampa Buddhist Centre, Kelsang Rak-ma.

Rak-ma has been practising  Kadampa Buddhism for nearly twenty years and is known for her clear and down-to-earth teachings.

 

Details

Date:

Saturday 15th January

Time:

10am - 1 pm

Cost:

£15 | £10 Concession | Free for Members

Venue

Phone:

(01424) 733 761

Email:

info@meditateinsussex.org

SCHEDULE

SESSION 1 | 10.00 – 11.15AM

TEA BREAK | 11.15 – 11.45AM

SESSION 2 | 11.45 – 1.00PM

 

FAQs

Our classes are for everyone who is interested in learning how to meditate, regardless of background or belief. They are designed to give a broad introduction to Buddhist meditation, teachings, and practice. Everyone is invited to use whichever aspects of the teachings they find helpful.

No. Anyone can learn basic meditation and experience the benefits that come from having a peaceful mind.

No. Everyone is welcome, including beginners. All you need is the wish to improve yourself and the quality of your life.

No special clothing is required, come as you are.

No. The classes focus on meditation and teachings alone. You can choose to sit on a chair or meditation cushion.

We are a registered charity run entirely by volunteers, no-one receives a salary. The funds we receive are used to pay for our venues and operating expenses. Although we charge for classes we also offer low-income rates and no one will ever be turned away for lack of funds.

What People Are Saying

Time to Unwind

Time To unwind online retreat morning

Online Meditation Course with Kelsang Rak-ma.

Treat yourself to a morning away from it all!
Simple guided meditations to bring about a feeling of inner peace and physical and mental well-being.
No experience necessary, beginners warmly welcome.
 
 
 

The Teacher

This course will be taught by the Resident Teacher of Maitreya Kadampa Buddhist Centre, Kelsang Rak-ma.

Rak-ma has been practising  Kadampa Buddhism for nearly twenty years and is known for her clear and down-to-earth teachings.

 

Details

Date:

Sunday 19th December

Time:

10am - 1 pm

Cost:

£15 | £10 Concession | Free for Members

Venue

Location:

Online only

Phone:

(01424) 733 761

Email:

info@meditateinsussex.org

SCHEDULE

SESSION 1 | 10.00 – 11.15AM

TEA BREAK | 11.15 – 11.45AM

SESSION 2 | 11.45 – 1.00PM

 

FAQs

Our classes are for everyone who is interested in learning how to meditate, regardless of background or belief. They are designed to give a broad introduction to Buddhist meditation, teachings, and practice. Everyone is invited to use whichever aspects of the teachings they find helpful.

No. Anyone can learn basic meditation and experience the benefits that come from having a peaceful mind.

No. Everyone is welcome, including beginners. All you need is the wish to improve yourself and the quality of your life.

No special clothing is required, come as you are.

No. The classes focus on meditation and teachings alone. You can choose to sit on a chair or meditation cushion.

We are a registered charity run entirely by volunteers, no-one receives a salary. The funds we receive are used to pay for our venues and operating expenses. Although we charge for classes we also offer low-income rates and no one will ever be turned away for lack of funds.

What People Are Saying

Heart Jewel

Heart jewel

Meditation Course with Kelsang Rak-ma.

Heart Jewel prayers are the essential practice for modern Kadampa practitioners.
 
By sincerely engaging in these prayers, we can increase our Dharma wisdom and overcome obstacles to our spiritual practice.
 
The morning will consist of teachings and guided meditations, as well as an opportunity to engage in the prayers themselves.
 
 
 

The Teacher

This course will be taught by the Resident Teacher of Maitreya Kadampa Buddhist Centre, Kelsang Rak-ma.

Rak-ma has been practising  Kadampa Buddhism for nearly twenty years and is known for her clear and down-to-earth teachings.

 

Details

Date:

Saturday 4th December

Time:

10am - 1 pm

Cost:

£15 | £10 Concession | Free for Members

Venue

Location:

Maitreya Kadampa Buddhist Centre 13 Sea Road, Bexhill-On-Sea. TN40 1EE

Phone:

(01424) 733 761

Email:

info@meditateinsussex.org

SCHEDULE

SESSION 1 | 10.00 – 11.15AM

TEA BREAK | 11.15 – 11.45AM

SESSION 2 | 11.45 – 1.00PM

 

FAQs

Our classes are for everyone who is interested in learning how to meditate, regardless of background or belief. They are designed to give a broad introduction to Buddhist meditation, teachings, and practice. Everyone is invited to use whichever aspects of the teachings they find helpful.

No. Anyone can learn basic meditation and experience the benefits that come from having a peaceful mind.

No. Everyone is welcome, including beginners. All you need is the wish to improve yourself and the quality of your life.

No special clothing is required, come as you are.

No. The classes focus on meditation and teachings alone. You can choose to sit on a chair or meditation cushion.

We are a registered charity run entirely by volunteers, no-one receives a salary. The funds we receive are used to pay for our venues and operating expenses. Although we charge for classes we also offer low-income rates and no one will ever be turned away for lack of funds.

What People Are Saying

Growing our Good Heart

Growing our Good Heart

Meditation Course with Kelsang Rak-ma.

The mind that cherishes others is the supreme good heart.
If we sincerely cherish others, we can make a profound contribution to our relationships, our community and our society.
On this short morning course, learn practical methods to improve our genuine love for others and experience the joy that comes from a loving heart and peaceful mind.
 
 

The Teacher

This course will be taught by the Resident Teacher of Maitreya Kadampa Buddhist Centre, Kelsang Rak-ma.

Rak-ma has been practising  Kadampa Buddhism for nearly twenty years and is known for her clear and down-to-earth teachings.

 

Details

Date:

Saturday 20th November

Time:

10am - 1 pm

Cost:

£15 | £10 Concession | Free for Members

Venue

Location:

Maitreya Kadampa Buddhist Centre 13 Sea Road, Bexhill-On-Sea. TN40 1EE

Phone:

(01424) 733 761

Email:

info@meditateinsussex.org

SCHEDULE

SESSION 1 | 10.00 – 11.15AM

TEA BREAK | 11.15 – 11.45AM

SESSION 2 | 11.45 – 1.00PM

 

FAQs

Our classes are for everyone who is interested in learning how to meditate, regardless of background or belief. They are designed to give a broad introduction to Buddhist meditation, teachings, and practice. Everyone is invited to use whichever aspects of the teachings they find helpful.

No. Anyone can learn basic meditation and experience the benefits that come from having a peaceful mind.

No. Everyone is welcome, including beginners. All you need is the wish to improve yourself and the quality of your life.

No special clothing is required, come as you are.

No. The classes focus on meditation and teachings alone. You can choose to sit on a chair or meditation cushion.

We are a registered charity run entirely by volunteers, no-one receives a salary. The funds we receive are used to pay for our venues and operating expenses. Although we charge for classes we also offer low-income rates and no one will ever be turned away for lack of funds.

What People Are Saying

Limitless Potential

Limitless Potential - Half Day Course

Online Meditation Course with Kelsang Rak-ma

(Video catch-up available for 5 days)

It’s easy to be hard on ourselves, to focus on our shortcomings and feel a failure. Join this short morning course and discover how it doesn’t have to be like that – by using traditional Buddhist teachings and meditations, we can start to identify with our limitless potential for positive change and deep inner peace.

Please Note: You’ll find the webinar link for this course on the confirmation order of your booking on the ‘Additional Information’ section at the bottom.

The Teacher

This course will be taught by the Resident Teacher of Maitreya Kadampa Buddhist Centre, Kelsang Rak-ma.

Rak-ma has been practising  Kadampa Buddhism for nearly twenty years and is known for her clear and down-to-earth teachings.

 

Details

Date:

Saturday 24th July

Time:

10am - 1 pm

Cost:

£15 | £10 Concession | Free for Members

Venue

Phone:

(01424) 733 761

Email:

info@meditateinsussex.org

SCHEDULE

SESSION 1 | 10.00 – 11.15AM

TEA BREAK | 11.15 – 11.45AM

SESSION 2 | 11.45 – 1.00PM

 

LOCATION

FAQs

Our classes are for everyone who is interested in learning how to meditate, regardless of background or belief. They are designed to give a broad introduction to Buddhist meditation, teachings, and practice. Everyone is invited to use whichever aspects of the teachings they find helpful.

No. Anyone can learn basic meditation and experience the benefits that come from having a peaceful mind.

No. Everyone is welcome, including beginners. All you need is the wish to improve yourself and the quality of your life.

No special clothing is required, come as you are.

No. The classes focus on meditation and teachings alone. You can choose to sit on a chair or meditation cushion.

We are a registered charity run entirely by volunteers, no-one receives a salary. The funds we receive are used to pay for our venues and operating expenses. Although we charge for classes we also offer low-income rates and no one will ever be turned away for lack of funds.

What People Are Saying

Meditation for Everybody

Meditation for Everybody - Half Day Course

Online Meditation Course with Kelsang Rak-ma

 

Ideal both for beginners or those who want to reboot their meditation practice! A refreshing morning looking at the basics of Buddhist meditation – why we need to meditate and how to make our meditations effective. Plus some guided meditations to get you started – and keep going.

BOOK HERE

 

The Teacher

This course will be taught by the Resident Teacher of Maitreya Kadampa Buddhist Centre, Kelsang Rak-ma.

Rak-ma has been practising  Kadampa Buddhism for nearly twenty years and is known for her clear and down-to-earth teachings.

 

Details

Date:

Saturday 26th June

Time:

10am - 1 pm

Cost:

£15 | £10 Concession | Free for Members

Venue

Phone:

(01424) 733 761

Email:

info@meditateinsussex.org

SCHEDULE

SESSION 1 | 10.00 – 11.15AM

TEA BREAK | 11.15 – 11.45AM

SESSION 2 | 11.45 – 1.00PM

 

LOCATION

FAQs

Our classes are for everyone who is interested in learning how to meditate, regardless of background or belief. They are designed to give a broad introduction to Buddhist meditation, teachings, and practice. Everyone is invited to use whichever aspects of the teachings they find helpful.

No. Anyone can learn basic meditation and experience the benefits that come from having a peaceful mind.

No. Everyone is welcome, including beginners. All you need is the wish to improve yourself and the quality of your life.

No special clothing is required, come as you are.

No. The classes focus on meditation and teachings alone. You can choose to sit on a chair or meditation cushion.

We are a registered charity run entirely by volunteers, no-one receives a salary. The funds we receive are used to pay for our venues and operating expenses. Although we charge for classes we also offer low-income rates and no one will ever be turned away for lack of funds.

What People Are Saying

Clear and Peaceful Mind

Clear and Peaceful Mind - Half Day Course

Online Meditation Course with Kelsang Rak-ma

(Video catch-up available for 5 days)

The heart of formal meditation practice is the ability to concentrate. On this morning course, we will take as our meditation object the blissful nature of our own mind. Taking the mind itself as our meditation object makes it easier to achieve deep levels of concentration and to overcome external distractions.

Please Note: You’ll find the webinar link for this course on the confirmation order of your booking on the ‘Additional Information’ section at the bottom

The Teacher

This course will be taught by the Resident Teacher of Maitreya Kadampa Buddhist Centre, Kelsang Rak-ma.

Rak-ma has been practising  Kadampa Buddhism for nearly twenty years and is known for her clear and down-to-earth teachings.

 

Details

Date:

Saturday 12th June

Time:

10am - 1 pm

Cost:

£15 | £10 Concession | Free for Members

Venue

Phone:

(01424) 733 761

Email:

info@meditateinsussex.org

SCHEDULE

SESSION 1 | 10.00 – 11.15AM

TEA BREAK | 11.15 – 11.45AM

SESSION 2 | 11.45 – 1.00PM

 

LOCATION

FAQs

Our classes are for everyone who is interested in learning how to meditate, regardless of background or belief. They are designed to give a broad introduction to Buddhist meditation, teachings, and practice. Everyone is invited to use whichever aspects of the teachings they find helpful.

No. Anyone can learn basic meditation and experience the benefits that come from having a peaceful mind.

No. Everyone is welcome, including beginners. All you need is the wish to improve yourself and the quality of your life.

No special clothing is required, come as you are.

No. The classes focus on meditation and teachings alone. You can choose to sit on a chair or meditation cushion.

We are a registered charity run entirely by volunteers, no-one receives a salary. The funds we receive are used to pay for our venues and operating expenses. Although we charge for classes we also offer low-income rates and no one will ever be turned away for lack of funds.

What People Are Saying

Shelter from the Storm

Shelter from the Storm - Half Day Course

Online Meditation Course with Kelsang Rak-ma

(Video catch-up available for 5 days)

The beautiful mind of refuge is at the heart of the Buddhist path. With this mind, we turn with deep faith and trust to Buddha, his timeless teachings, and our spiritual friends. In so doing, we discover a bedrock of wisdom and love that will never let us down.

Please Note: You’ll find the webinar link for this course on the confirmation order of your booking on the ‘Additional Information’ section at the bottom.

BOOK HERE

The Teacher

This course will be taught by the Resident Teacher of Maitreya Kadampa Buddhist Centre, Kelsang Rak-ma.

Rak-ma has been practising  Kadampa Buddhism for nearly twenty years and is known for her clear and down-to-earth teachings.

 

Details

Date:

Saturday 22nd May

Time:

10am - 1 pm

Cost:

£15 | £10 Concession | Free for Members

Venue

Phone:

(01424) 733 761

Email:

info@meditateinsussex.org

SCHEDULE

SESSION 1 | 10.00 – 11.15AM

TEA BREAK | 11.15 – 11.45AM

SESSION 2 | 11.45 – 1.00PM

 

LOCATION

FAQs

Our classes are for everyone who is interested in learning how to meditate, regardless of background or belief. They are designed to give a broad introduction to Buddhist meditation, teachings, and practice. Everyone is invited to use whichever aspects of the teachings they find helpful.

No. Anyone can learn basic meditation and experience the benefits that come from having a peaceful mind.

No. Everyone is welcome, including beginners. All you need is the wish to improve yourself and the quality of your life.

No special clothing is required, come as you are.

No. The classes focus on meditation and teachings alone. You can choose to sit on a chair or meditation cushion.

We are a registered charity run entirely by volunteers, no-one receives a salary. The funds we receive are used to pay for our venues and operating expenses. Although we charge for classes we also offer low-income rates and no one will ever be turned away for lack of funds.

What People Are Saying

Life is but a Dream – Day Course

Life is but a Dream - Half Day Course

Online Meditation Course with Kelsang Rak-ma

(Video catch-up available for 5 days)

Why do we experience suffering? And how can we be permanently freed from suffering? Through his great kindness, Buddha revealed the answers to these profound teachings on the true nature of reality. 

Once we realise that everything is simply a creation of our own mind, like a dream, we can be truly free – and of real benefit to others.

Please Note: You’ll find the webinar link for this course on the confirmation order of your booking on the ‘Additional Information’ section at the bottom.

 BOOK HERE

The Teacher

This course will be taught by the Resident Teacher of Maitreya Kadampa Buddhist Centre, Kelsang Rak-ma.

Rak-ma has been practising  Kadampa Buddhism for nearly twenty years and is known for her clear and down-to-earth teachings.

 

Details

Date:

Saturday 17th April

Time:

10am - 1 pm

Cost:

£15 | £10 Concession | Free for Members

Venue

Phone:

(01424) 733 761

Email:

info@meditateinsussex.org

SCHEDULE

SESSION 1 | 10.00 – 11.15AM

TEA BREAK | 11.15 – 11.45AM

SESSION 2 | 11.45 – 1.00PM

 

LOCATION

FAQs

Our classes are for everyone who is interested in learning how to meditate, regardless of background or belief. They are designed to give a broad introduction to Buddhist meditation, teachings, and practice. Everyone is invited to use whichever aspects of the teachings they find helpful.

No. Anyone can learn basic meditation and experience the benefits that come from having a peaceful mind.

No. Everyone is welcome, including beginners. All you need is the wish to improve yourself and the quality of your life.

No special clothing is required, come as you are.

No. The classes focus on meditation and teachings alone. You can choose to sit on a chair or meditation cushion.

We are a registered charity run entirely by volunteers, no-one receives a salary. The funds we receive are used to pay for our venues and operating expenses. Although we charge for classes we also offer low-income rates and no one will ever be turned away for lack of funds.

What People Are Saying