Foundation Programme in Carlisle

Foundation Programme in Carlisle       

As a precautionary measure, all classes are cancelled from 14th March until week beginning 13th April. We will keep you informed of any changes and developments.

A great opportunity to study “Joyful Path of Good Fortune” by Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche.

With Principal Teacher Gen Dema.

Cost £30 per month which includes GP classes and half-day courses.

Expand your practical understanding of Buddha’s teachings, improve your ability to meditate effectively, and experience profound personal transformation through this structured programme which includes focused study, meditation, and discussion in a like-minded, supportive community. Foundation Programme is one of three unique study and meditation programmes of the New Kadampa Tradition that emphasizes integrating Buddha’s teachings into daily life to solve our problems and to spread lasting peace and happiness throughout the world.

We all have the potential for self-transformation, and a limitless capacity for the growth of good qualities, but to fulfil this potential we need to know what to do at every stage of our spiritual journey.

With this book, Joyful Path of Good Fortune, Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche offers us step by step guidance on the meditation practices that will lead us to lasting inner peace and happiness. With extraordinary clarity, he presents Buddha’s teachings in the order in which they are to be practised, enriching his explanation with stories and analogies.

This is not a drop-in class, enrolment is required. Please contact for more details.

For a transcript of Venerable Geshe Kelsang’s inspiring talk about Foundation Programme, go to the following website: