Odiyana Centre provides meditation classes in Warrington, teaching basic meditation and the practice of Kadampa Buddhism. The purpose of these classes is to help people to gain personal experience of inner peace, to overcome their daily problems, and to find real happiness in their hearts.
Gen Kelsang Chökyong is the Resident Teacher at Odiyana Centre and teaches meditation in Warrington. A disciple of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso, Gen Chökyong is a Buddhist monk who has been studying, practising and teaching meditation for many years.
He was ordained in April 2000 and trained at Tara Buddhist Centre, near Derby, one of the foremost Buddhist colleges in Europe. When teaching, Gen Chökyong demonstrates a comprehensive wealth of knowledge, which he shares in a humorous and compassionate way.
Each class consists of guided meditations, a talk and discussion. They last about two hours, including refreshments. The classes are suitable for everyone from beginners to experienced meditators. Each class is self contained, though you are welcome to attend the whole course. They provide an ideal introduction to meditation and Buddhism, teaching effective and practical methods for overcoming problems and increasing happiness in daily life.
ALL OUR CLASSES ARE DROP IN CLASSES SO NO NEED TO BOOK. JUST TURN UP!
The Old Fairfield School, Fairfield Street Warrington, WA1 3AJ
£6 per class
Date and Time
7:30pm – 9pm Wednesday evenings – see below for dates
Overcoming Anger – Runs from Wednesday 25th October 2017 for 7 weeks up to and including Wednesday 6th December 2017.
Transform Your Life – Runs from Wednesday 17th January 2018 for 9 weeks up to and including Wednesday 14th March 2018.
Learn to Meditate – Runs from Wednesday 11th April 2018 for 7 weeks up to and including Wednesday 23rd May 2018.
Good Advice – Runs from Wednesday 6th June 2018 for 6 weeks up to and including Wednesday 11th July 2018.
Happy Mind Happy Life – Runs from Wednesday 5th September 2018 for 5 weeks up to and including Wednesday 3rd October 2018.
Overcoming Anger – Runs from Wednesday 17th October 2018 for 7 weeks up to and including Wednesday 28th November 2018.