Dechen London: Sakya Buddhist Centre
Sakya Buddhist Centre is located in West London and follows the Sakya tradition of Tibetan Buddhism. The Centre provides meditation classes, weekly group meditation practice and hosts Buddhist teachings by visiting lamas.
Dechen London is also an exciting event space and a unique store offering specialist books and exclusive prints not available elsewhere in London. It’s an oasis of calm in the vibrant, bustling area of Notting Hill; an ideal place to have a coffee, relax and learn to read and meditate the traditional way, based on literature of tried and tested methods of calming the mind.
Weekly Buddhism and Meditation classes are on Wednesdays at 6.30pm, Thursdays at 11am and Saturday at 10.30am and 11.30am. Each class has a different format so check our events pages for details.
All are welcome and instruction is provided.
2018 Summer Retreat in France
Buddhist Retreat on the Initiations of the Twenty One Taras from the Lineage of Atisha with Lama Jampa Thaye Sunday 19th – Friday 31st August 2018 This year’s Buddhist summer retreat in Sakya Changlochen Ling presents the rare opportunity to receive the full cycle of Tara initiations from the lineage of Atisha. Tara can be described…Read more
Wisdom in Exile: Buddhism in Modern Times
Lama Jampa’s New Buddhist Book Released Wisdom in Exile: Buddhism in Modern Times This radical new Buddhist book challenges many entrenched Western ideas about what Buddhism is and shines a light on its relationship with ideas from the contemporary worlds of both science and politics. “Wisdom in Exile proposes a fresh approach to Buddhism, one…Read more