Lamrim Kadampa Buddhist CenterClick for Calendar of Classes and Events
*Happiness is a state of mind, therefore the real source of happiness lies in the mind, not in external circumstances.
*The purpose of meditation is to cultivate states of mind that are conducive to happiness, peace and well-being, and to eradicate those that aren’t.
Welcome to Lamrim Kadampa Buddhist Center, founded in 2005 under the guidance of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso; Internationally renowned Buddhist meditation master and scholar.
Lamrim Kadampa Buddhist Center is dedicated to benefiting people by making meditation classes and classes on Buddhism available throughout the Quad Cities Iowa and Illinois region.
You can see the full calendar by clicking calendar page.
THE BASICS OF MEDITATION
Buddhism 6-week series:
through March 27th
Thursday Evenings 6:30-7:30pm
Starting April 10th
UNDERSTANDING THE MIND
Buddhism 6-week SERIES
American Buddhist Monk
Gen Kelsang Jampa
presented a public talk in the Quad Cities
Read Disptach/Argus newspaper article
Read Quad City Times article
THANK YOU to everyone who helped make Gen Jampa's visit special and inspiring!
SAVE THE DATE:
Vajrasattva Retreat April 12-17th
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
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.
Books & Audio on
Buddhism & Meditation