Updated 29th October 2017
BGKT Buddhist Group of Kendal (Theravada) was founded in 1991 and celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2016.
This small group holds an open meeting once a month (except December) on Sundays, 2.00 – 4.30pm. Venue: Fellside Centre, Low Fellside, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 4NH. (Entrance on Sepulchre Lane).
These meetings are led by lay teachers authorized by the Theravada Buddhist Sangha [Community of Theravada Buddhist Monks].
Meetings include: meditation, mindfulness, talks, discussion, Q & A and tea.
Everyone is welcome.
There are no charges for these meetings. If you wish to make a donation towards room hire you are welcome to do so.
Meeting Dates 2017:
12 November, December – no meetings.
Meeting Dates 2018:
14 January, 11 February, 11 March, 15 April, 13 May, 10 June, 15 July, 12 August, 16 September, 21 October, 11 November, December – no meetings.
Vesak celebrates the birth, enlightenment and passing away of The Buddha. Puja Ceremony followed by dana (sharing of food). Tuesday 29th May 6.55- 9.00pm. Venue: Kendal TBC.
25th anniversary Celebrations