Newtown • Daytime Class • Select Thursdays

Location

Newtown Community Centre
Colombo Street & Rintoul Street, Newtown, Wellington
  • Day: Thursdays

Time

12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

Cost

$10 | unwaged $6 | Free on a Class Card

Location

Newtown Community Centre
Colombo Street & Rintoul Street, Newtown, Wellington
  • Day: Thursdays

Time

12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

Cost

$10 | unwaged $6 | Free on a Class Card

Teacher

  • Kelsang Lachpa
    Kelsang Lachpa
    Resident Teacher

    Kelsang Lachpa is a Buddhist monk and the Resident Teacher of Kadampa Meditation Centre Wellington. He has been ordained for over fourteen years. He is an experienced and warm-hearted teacher, inspiring others to find lasting peace and happiness through the practice of meditation and Buddhism. Lachpa is known for his thoughtful insights into Buddha’s teachings and his joyful practical approach to teaching.

Newtown • Daytime Class • Select Thursdays

Important Information
Please note this class begins on 9 May.

Suitable for everyone, these walk-in classes offer practical methods to help everyone find inner peace, happiness and well-being through meditation and Buddhist wisdom. Each class is self-contained so you can drop-in any week. Beginners welcome. No booking required.

A different topic, or series, is taught every few weeks. See below for topics and dates.

Class Format

Each class begins with a simple guided meditation to make the mind peaceful and let go of distractions. The teacher will then give a talk based on the class topic, and explain how we can integrate beneficial ways of thinking into our busy daily lives. The class concludes with a second meditation so that we are confident to practise on our own.

Cost & Payment Info

$10 | unwaged $6 | Free for Class Card holders

We accept payment via cash, bank transfer and credit/debit card via EFTPOS (including payWave) or online (via Stripe).

Topics & Dates

This series will explore three simple meditations that can be practiced by anyone and that are designed to lead to an experience of inner peace and mental clarity.

Venue & Parking

The class is held at the Newtown Community Centre on the corner of Colombo & Rintoul St (not the one on Daniell St), at the Harakeke Room (upstairs).

There is street parking nearby. Please allow extra time for find a park.

BOOKING

To Book Please use the booking form below; select your ticket type, complete the booking form and pay with Credit or Debit card via Stripe secure processing.

Unwaged Coupon At checkout enter the code given in the “Cost” section above to receive the unwaged discount. Please note that only one unwaged booking can be made at a time.

Payment is required to reserve your place.

Have a Centre Card? Attend all weekly classes, get discounts on events and more. Click here for more information.

Teacher

  • Kelsang Lachpa
    Kelsang Lachpa
    Resident Teacher

    Kelsang Lachpa is a Buddhist monk and the Resident Teacher of Kadampa Meditation Centre Wellington. He has been ordained for over fourteen years. He is an experienced and warm-hearted teacher, inspiring others to find lasting peace and happiness through the practice of meditation and Buddhism. Lachpa is known for his thoughtful insights into Buddha’s teachings and his joyful practical approach to teaching.

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Newtown • Daytime Class • Select Thursdays

Important Information
Please note this class begins on 9 May.

Suitable for everyone, these walk-in classes offer practical methods to help everyone find inner peace, happiness and well-being through meditation and Buddhist wisdom. Each class is self-contained so you can drop-in any week. Beginners welcome. No booking required.

A different topic, or series, is taught every few weeks. See below for topics and dates.

Class Format

Each class begins with a simple guided meditation to make the mind peaceful and let go of distractions. The teacher will then give a talk based on the class topic, and explain how we can integrate beneficial ways of thinking into our busy daily lives. The class concludes with a second meditation so that we are confident to practise on our own.

Cost & Payment Info

$10 | unwaged $6 | Free for Class Card holders

We accept payment via cash, bank transfer and credit/debit card via EFTPOS (including payWave) or online (via Stripe).

Topics & Dates

This series will explore three simple meditations that can be practiced by anyone and that are designed to lead to an experience of inner peace and mental clarity.

Venue & Parking

The class is held at the Newtown Community Centre on the corner of Colombo & Rintoul St (not the one on Daniell St), at the Harakeke Room (upstairs).

There is street parking nearby. Please allow extra time for find a park.

BOOKING

To Book Please use the booking form below; select your ticket type, complete the booking form and pay with Credit or Debit card via Stripe secure processing.

Unwaged Coupon At checkout enter the code given in the “Cost” section above to receive the unwaged discount. Please note that only one unwaged booking can be made at a time.

Payment is required to reserve your place.

Have a Centre Card? Attend all weekly classes, get discounts on events and more. Click here for more information.
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Kadampa Meditation Centre Wellington has been relocated to Khandallah, in a tranquil and lush location yet close to public transport and parking. Our new address is 2 Ardross Avenue.

Check out our Contact page for directions on how to get to the Centre including public transport.

We are currently looking for a new location for our Centre. There are a multitude of possibilities for what our future Centre will look like and where it will be located, and we would love your guidance to find the solution that best serves the needs and wishes of our community and of Wellington as a whole.

Please take a few minutes to answer 10 simple questions that will help us understand what you expect of our future Centre and let us know if you would like to be involved with making this dream a reality.