Upcoming Meditation Classes and Courses

Kadampa Meditation Centre Brisbane offers a wide variety of meditation classes and courses as well as special events at our purpose-built Meditation Centre in Spring Hill and at our branch classes in Kenmore, North Lakes and West End. Explore our upcoming classes and events below or use the drop-down menu to explore our full program.

Overcoming Negative Emotions - Public Talks

North Lakes · Ipswich · Birkdale · Beenleigh

At these talks with Resident Teacher and Buddhist nun Gen Kelsang Drolkyi, learn meditation techniques for overcoming negative emotions, so that we can always enjoy inner peace and thrive in our life.

Bring Wisdom into your Life

Teachings on the Four Seals · Friday evening 28 Feb – Sunday lunchtime 1 Mar

Join Resident Teacher, Gen Kelsang Drolkyi, for this very special weekend course in which we will look at Buddha’s teachings on the Four Seals that explain how to improve our wisdom understanding the temporary and ultimate nature of our world.

Faith, Reason & Doubt - Friday Night Lecture

Friday 20 March · 7.30 – 9pm

In this Friday Night Lecture with Resident Teacher Gen Drolkyi learn about the role of faith, reason & doubt on the Buddhist path, and see how all of these mental factors help us to improve our daily happiness and make real progress in developing our mind.

Advice for a Happy Life - Public Talks

North Lakes · Ipswich · Wynnum · Upper Mt Gravatt

Through the centuries many great Buddhist masters discovered a deep inner peace through
meditation. In this talk Gen Kelsang Drolkyi will share some of their advice for living a happy
and fulfilling life.

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Weekly Drop-In Meditation Classes

Spring Hill · Kenmore · North Lakes · West End

Our weekly meditation classes are designed so that you can drop in to any class, any week without the need to pre-register or attend an entire series. We hold a variety of classes at our Centre in Spring Hill as well as a weekly class in Kenmore, North Lakes and West End.

Courses, Retreats & Special Events

Find a weekend event

Take a day or weekend out to immerse yourself in meditation and Buddhist teachings. We hold weekend courses, retreats and special events throughout the year. Everybody welcome.

Finding Balance - Sunshine Coast

Half-day Courses at Peregian Beach

On this course with Resident Teacher Gen Kelsang Drolkyi learn about finding inner balance so we can live in harmony with the people and circumstances around us.

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Learn to Meditate Beginners Courses

Half-day Courses

We run regular Learn to Meditate Half-day Courses on Sundays where you can learn all the basic instructions so that you can establish a regular meditation practice at home.

in-depth Buddhist study program

Foundation Program

In-depth study program

We run a weekly in-depth study program for those who want to deepen their understanding and practice of Buddha’s teachings. Classes consist of teachings, meditation and discussion.

International & Australian Festivals

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Why Meditate?

Meditation enables you to unwind, relax, let go of worry and improve your overall sense of wellbeing. Whether you simply want to calm your mind or experience deep inner transformation there is a meditation practice that can help you.

What to Expect at a Class

Learn practical methods to solve the problems we face in daily life. Classes include guided meditation and teaching from one of our qualified teachers, as well as an opportunity to ask questions. Everybody is welcome. No experience is necessary.

About Us

The teachings given at our classes are grounded in the ancient wisdom of Buddha and have been practised by meditators for generations. Our teachings are presented in a format that is especially suited to the people of the modern world.


Find the Class for You

We hold classes in a number of locations around Brisbane and on the Sunshine Coast. These classes are suitable for all levels of interest and experience, from simple guided meditations through to in depth Buddhist studies.