Retreats at Joyful Land

Retreats at Joyful Land


The New Kadampa tradition of Buddhism offers a balance between study and retreat. At Joyful Land’s in-depth day courses particular topics are investigated in detail in order to understand the precious teachings with clarity. Through retreat we gain the experience of meditating on these teachings to increase our familiarity so they may be even more beneficial in our daily lives.

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Donations are most welcome

Joyful Land Kadampa Buddhist Centre is a registered Canadian charity (Charitable Reg. Number 88586/6293RR0001).

If you wish to make a monetary donation to the Centre please click the donate button below or contact Kelsang Varahi at to make large sum or regular donations. Money is used for the maintenance and upkeep of the building. Any profits from class fees go towards supporting the International Temples Project for World Peace

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