The General Programme is suitable for everyone, regardless of their level of experience or background. Classes consists of some guided meditation practice, and a talk about how Buddhist view can help solve daily problems with relationships or situations.
Everyone is welcome – you do not need to be a Buddhist to attend, or to benefit from the classes.
See the classes at Tara KMC for class times and locations. No need to book or register – please just come along.
Foundation Programme (FP)
This study programme provides a comprehensive and systematic presentation of Buddha’s teachings especially suited to the modern world, that enables students to deepen their understanding and experience of Buddhism through study, discussion and meditation practice. Students can join at any point, whether or not the book has started.
We have 2 Foundation Programmes at Tara KMC:
Evening FP Class: Monday from7.30*-9.30pm – *Please note new later start time.
**New Book- How to Understand the Mind – Starts 5th February 2018**
Teacher: Paul Jenkins.
Studying How to Understand the Mind (Starts February 2018)).
Morning FP Class: Thursday 9:45*am-11:45am – *Please note later start time
Teacher: Sue Jenkins.
Studying Joyful Path of Good Fortune (September 2017).
Fees and Enrolment for Foundation Programme
If you are interested in learning more please arrange a meeting with the Education Programme Coordinator (EPC) of Tara Centre. There are some basic commitments to studying on Foundation Programme, which are an important part of the programme; these will be discussed during your meeting with the EPC.
Fees: The subscription fee for FP is £25 per month.
Taster class: You can attend a free class by prior arrangement. Please contact us for details: tel – 01283 732338 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
For £40 per month you become a “Friend of Tara KMC” and are able to attend all courses and classes run by the centre. This excludes the UK Dharma Celebration. Accommodation and meals are not included in the fee.
**NEW CLASS FOR 2018**
Teacher Training Programme (TTP) New Class Starts 4th February 2018
with Resident Teacher Paul Jenkins.
Sundays 2-6.30pm with a 45 minutes break.
Studying: Mahamudra Tantra
The Teacher Training Programme is designed for those who wish to train as qualified Kadampa Buddhist Teachers. The TTP includes in depth study of Sutra and Tantra and regular meditation retreats. This is not a drop in class. For enquiries please call 01283 732338 or email email@example.com
Classes Across the Midlands
Tara Kadampa Meditation Centre
Ashe Hall | Ash Lane | Etwall, Derbyshire | DE65 6HT