Everyone is Welcome
Prayers are neither small nor passive actions. Rather, they are a force for change in our shared world. Join us to bring peace to our world through the action of meditating together and dedicating our prayers for world peace. The morning includes a guided meditation, talk on Buddhism applied to daily life & a traditional chanted prayer in English.
Everyone is welcome!
Take a break and de-stress from the pressure of your day so you can return refreshed and nourished. We all have much more to give in a peaceful way when we’ve first taken care of ourselves.
Available via Livestream only
Our bad habits are sources of suffering that often cause us to harm ourselves and others. So often we feel that we are helpless to change, but Buddha teaches that bad habits are temporary distortions in our thinking. By putting these teachings into practice,
Selected Saturdays (Nov 16, Jan 25, Feb 29, Mar 28, May 2) at 2pm – 3:30pm
Available Via Livestream only Sat. March 28th, 2-3:30-pm
THIS RETREAT IS BEING RESCHEDULED to the weekend of Oct 31st
PLEASE STAY TUNED FOR UPDATES
This event will have to be rescheduled. Please check back for updates
Join us for an energizing 3-mile* hike through the beautiful McKeldin area of Patapsco Valley State Park. At the same time, help raise money for the Kadampa Meditation Center Maryland World Peace Temple and the International Temples Project.
General Program classes (GP, or drop-in classes) are the best place to begin to become familiar with the teachings and meditations and decide if they resonate with you and your experiences.
Temporarily Closed for COVID-19 containment
A Café Dedicated to Peace
World Peace Cafes are grassroots developments initiated by Kadampa Buddhist communities around the world. All the cafes are bound by the same purpose- to help increase peace in the world. All profits are given to the International Temples Project, a Kadampa Buddhist project dedicated to world peace. That’s why we’re called the ‘World Peace Café!’
Kadampa Meditation Center Maryland is a Temple dedicated to bringing peace and happiness to the world, and to removing suffering, through offering the methods of meditation and modern Buddhism.
Annual US Festival 2020 is June 12 – 17 with Gen-la Kelsang Dekyong, General Spiritual Director of the New Kadampa Tradition. Click here for more information. Registration Goes Live on Wednesday, March 11th at 2pm EST.