Modern Life – Buddhism's Enduring RelevanceThe methods revealed within Buddhism have stood the test of time and are as relevant today as they were 2500 years ago.
Kadam Dharma is like a mala made of gold. Just as everyone, even those who do not use a mala, would be happy to accept a gift of a gold mala because it is made of gold, in a similar way, everyone, even non-Buddhists, can receive benefit from Kadam Dharma.
Buddhist Master, Dromtonpa
Inner peace in modern life
Only by developing our own inner peace can we truly hope to achieve outer peace in the world. By learning how to apply the essence of Buddha’s teachings as presented in Venerable Geshe Kelsang’s books we can experience inner peace even in the everyday busyness of modern life.
Discover the true nature of reality
As our mind becomes more peaceful and compassionate we can begin to understand that the underlying source of our problems lies in confusion about the way things actually exist. By integrating Buddha’s wisdom teachings we can remove this ignorance and see things as they really are.
Freedom from worry and stress
By developing the capacity of our mind through meditation we can free ourselves from worry and stress and learn how to respond to all life’s challenges positively.
A blissful journey
We can transform every moment of our life into a blissful journey to enlightenment through applying Buddha’s most profound teachings.
Solve daily problems
Discover the best method to solve our own and others problems. By practising Buddha’s teachings on developing genuine love and compassion we can come to experience great joy and harmony in our relationships with others.
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At our centre we offer regular meditation classes that explore the meaning of these books and especially how we can integrate them into our daily life. Our Mondays we have a drop in class in English with our principal teacher, which takes a different theme each time. On Thursdays we have a drop in class in Norwegian. On Sundays we have a by donation class. For those wishing to study deeply and systematically we have a study program on Tuesday evenings. In addition we have regular day courses, retreats and special events that everyone is welcome to attend.