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Meditation Classes offered in Iowa & Illinois Quad City Region:
Our meditation courses and classes are open to everyone regardless of beliefs, whatever level of interest or experience. Click on the city for information on classes in that location.
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Lamrim Kadampa Buddhist Center, founded in 2005 under the guidance of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso; Internationally renowned Buddhist meditation master and scholar. Lamrim Center is a member of the New Kadampa Tradition - the International Kadampa Buddhist Union (NKT-KBU). Lamrim Kadampa Buddhist Center is dedicated to benefiting people by making meditation classes and classes on Buddhism available throughout the Quad Cities Iowa & Illinois region.
The Midwest Kadampa Center Resident Teachers
in (International Teacher Training Program)
You can see the full calendar by clicking calendar page.
4-Week Buddhism Series, Aug 14-Sept 4:
The Four Noble Truths
4-Week Buddhism Series, Sept 18-Oct 9:
Midwest Dharma Celebration in Oak Park, IL
EVERY Sunday 11-11:30am
starting Sept 14th
SIMPLY MEDITATE Class
at Lamrim Kadampa Buddhist Center
Foundation Program Study Class
Prayers for World Peace: Sundays 10-10:30am
"Our job is to pray for world peace - anytime, anywhere. With compassion we make dedications and pray to develop and maintain inner and outer peace and harmony." - Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso
American Buddhist Monk
Gen Kelsang Jampa
presented a public talk in the Quad Cities
Read Moline Disptach/ Rock Island Argus article about Mindfulness Meditation event in Quad Cities
Read Quad City Times article Buddhist Monk Encourages mindfulness meditation
THANK YOU to everyone who helped make Gen Jampa's visit special and inspiring!
FALL FESTIVAL 2014
New York Temple, October 17 – 23
Buddha Manjushri Empowerment and Teachings with Gen-la Kelsang Khyenrab
Lamrim Kadampa Buddhist Center
Lamrim Kadampa Buddhist Center is a non-profit organization that is completely run through the kindness of volunteers. Members of the community volunteer their time to provide all of the programs and events which the Center offers, ranging from weekly drop-in meditation classes to week-long meditation retreats and other events. Everything from Center maintenance to publicity design and distribution is pure volunteer work.
You can help too by dedicating your time or resources to Lamrim Kadampa Buddhist Center.
Giving with the mind of Bodhichitta – the wish to benefit others
– is the perfection of giving.
Due to requests we are now offering a Monthly Meditation Class Card.
$35 a Month Card: Good for all GP Meditation Classes, Thursday Series, Lunchtime Meditation and Simply Meditate Sundays.
$50 a Month Card: Good for all GP Meditation Classes, Thursday Series, Lunchtime Meditation and Simply Meditate Sundays, FP Classes and Retreats.
Cards are available at class locations or the center.
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