For a gift that keeps giving

We have a wide range of unique high qualty gifts, most of the items are fairtade or locally made and can be purchased from Potala Centre. Gifts available include guided meditation CD’s, books, meditation accessories, beautiful stationary and jewellery. We also have a range of gift vouchers available for attendance at our workshops, retreats, classes and events. These

Continue reading

Meditation and Mindfulness Retreat Weekend by the Sea

18th – 20th August 2017    Lorne Estate Cultra There is no better way to give yourself a break from the daily routine and reassess your life than by engaging in a meditation retreat. When life is busy and many problems come our way, we often react by becoming frustrated or discouraged. This guided meditation and

Continue reading

Audio recordings now available

Enjoyed a class or workshop but feel like you might have forgotten some of the best parts? Or trying to meditate at home and wish you had a guided meditation to hand? If this has been your experience, then these recordings will be of benefit. We have a range of recordings available from our classes and

Continue reading

Kids Meditation Class with Kelsang Chitta

Kids Meditation Class aims to develop and nurture the positive qualities in children through meditation and positive thinking. Dates: 8 Jan 2017, 5 Feb 2017, 26 Mar 2017, 9 Apr 2017, 7 May 2017, 11 June 2017 Venue: Potala Kadampa Buddhist Centre Time:  2.00 – 3.15pm Cost: £5.00 The Meditation for Kids class is organized around a Buddhist

Continue reading

Monday Foundation Program in Derry – Londonderry

This class is a great way to learn about the Buddhist way of life and to take your experience of Buddhist teachings and meditation to a deeper level. Combining chanted prayers, guided meditation and commentary to the book New Heart of Wisdom. Mondays 6.30pm – 8.15pm 2017    24 April, 8 May, 15 May, 5

Continue reading

Sunday Foundation Program classes in Belfast

Sundays 6:30 – 8:30pm at Potala. This class is a great way to learn about the Buddhist way of life and to take your experience of Buddhist teachings and meditation to a deeper level.   Chanted prayers prepare the mind for meditation, which is guided by the teacher, Buddhist nun Kelsang Chitta. Chitta then reads and

Continue reading

A review of the Experience Silence Retreat – August 2016

Review Silence Retreat 24-28/8/16      Gyreum Eco-lodge, Castlebaldwin, Co. Sligo “Looking at my diary for autumn 2016 I freaked, shocked by the busyness of it. I felt I was repeating old patterns well-known to any ‘freelancers’ out there by saying yes to things in case I would in some way disappear and become irrelevant to the

Continue reading

Meditation for Kids classes

The next Meditation for Kids class will take place on September 4th and will run from 2 – 3.15pm. Kids Meditation Class aims to develop and nurture the positive qualities in children through meditation and positive thinking… Each class is organized around a Buddhist theme such as love, kindness and patience and will include a range of fun

Continue reading