Meditation & Modern Buddhism in Calderdale

Welcome to Ganden Kadampa Buddhist Centre Online




Everyone can learn to meditate and experience the many and varied benefits that a peaceful, controlled mind brings.

Join us in the classes below to find out for yourself!

***Due to the current restrictions all our events are online. ***



Buddhist nun Kelsang Chogma

Online teachings for local people

Kelsang Chogma is the Resident Teacher for Ganden Kadampa Buddhist Centre in Halifax. She has been practising and teaching meditation and modern Buddhism for over twenty years.

Kelsang Chogma was ordained as a Buddhist nun in 2009 by Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso and serves as a wonderful example of the ordained way of life in the modern world. She is loved for her joyful enthusiasm and gentle skill in guiding meditations. 

Kelsang Chogma’s General Programme classes will continue being offered online. Advance registration is required to attend these classes.

Live-stream classes are offered via Zoom Webinars with catch-up available for 48 hours. 


Introduction to Meditation – ONLINE

Tuesdays 7-8:15pm Nov 10, 17, 24 (book any class)

on Zoom with 7-day catch-up

Ideal for beginners! Click here for more information…


SPECIAL EVENT: Je Tsongkhapa Empowerment – ONLINE

Sat 12 Dec 11am – 5pm  

Click here for more information…


Tantra: the Buddhist path to complete purity – ONLINE

Wednesdays 7 – 8:15pm ongoing classes (book any class)

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Life & Death: A Buddhist Perspective – ONLINE

Thursdays 7-8:15pm ongoing classes (book any class) 

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Happiness From Within: December Classes

Three video classes available from Tue 1 Dec to Tue 5 Jan 

Click here for more information…



Sangha Social Zoom Meetings


Virtual social meet-ups on Zoom. Take a break and connect with other members of our meditation class community. 

We use Zoom Meetings for these so you can see and talk to one another. Join at any time during the hour – ideal for a lunch-break get-together! 

Click here to join any of these meet-ups (NEW LINK) 

Passcode: Sangha (if requested)





Copyright Notice

The audio prayers used in these teachings are produced, published and copyrighted by Tharpa Publications, and are being used here with Tharpa’s written permission.

If you wish to download the audio or ebooklet prayers for your own use, please visit to purchase a valid copy. All profits are dedicated to the International Temples Project.

Follow Along for Free – Liberating Prayer and Prayers for Meditation

The FREE EBOOK ‘How to Transform Your Life’ includes ‘Liberating Prayer’ and ‘Prayers for Meditation’ in the appendices – Download from



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