Welcome to Our Centre

Avalokiteshvara Kadampa Buddhist Centre (AKBC) offers meditation classes, in-depth study programs, chanted prayers, courses and retreats, offered in-person at our meditation centre in Guelph, Ontario. Our classes are open to everyone, regardless of background or previous experience. There is no need to register for our meditation classes. Just come along. These classes are drop-in and open to everyone.

We are currently offering branch classes on Tuesday evenings in Kitchener, Thursday evenings in Georgetown and Saturday mornings in Elora. Stay tuned for upcoming classes in Stratford and London. Keep updated on our upcoming classes by subscribing to our monthly newsletter or following us on Facebook.

Our Meditation Classes

Suitable for everyone, these drop-in meditation classes offer simple, practical methods to improve the quality of our lives and develop inner peace. Each class focuses on using Buddhist understanding to help us solve our daily problems, let go of negative minds and find the lasting happiness we seek.

Everyone is welcome at Avalokiteshvara Kadampa Buddhist Centre.

Upcoming Events

We offer a wide range of classes, courses and retreats at AKBC. Please see some of our upcoming events below.
For a more detailed list of events, please visit our calendar.

Heart Jewel Mondays

February 26 @ 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm

Foundation Program Feb 26

February 26 @ 6:45 pm - 9:00 pm

Lunchtime Meditation

February 27 @ 12:15 pm - 12:45 pm

Kitchener Meditation in February

February 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm

Heart Jewel Wednesdays

February 28 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Wednesday Meditation

February 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm


Canadian National Dharma Festival
MARCH 29 – APRIL 2, 2024

Canadian National Festival

March 29 - April 2

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