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Kadampa Meditation Center Chicago provides drop-in meditation classes throughout the Chicagoland area. We also offer more in-depth programs such as weekend courses, retreats, and study programs covering the range of Buddhist thought. The methods and practices taught at the center are suitable for all individuals whatever your level of interest. Everyone is welcome!

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Meditation for Kids & Families

Kadampa Meditation Center Chicago - Oak Park

These classes for children and their families offer an introduction to Buddha’s teachings, emphasizing the value of kindness and cultivating a good heart. For families with children of all ages, the classes are best suited to children ages 4 - 11. Each class includes a guided meditation, teaching, and fun activities! Drop in to any class or come join us for all of them! $6 per child (accompanying adults free) Kadampa Meditation Center Chicago in Oak Park 13 Harrison St., Oak Park, IL 60304

Letting Go of the Past [Oak Park]

Kadampa Meditation Center Chicago - Oak Park

$12.00

Everybody welcome! It can be difficult to move forward in life if we are feeling held back by our past experiences and actions. Instead of feeling stuck within guilt, shame, or blame, meditation and mindfulness offer powerful insights that illuminate the real source of our inner pain and a practical method to release ourself completely from it. Each class will teach valuable tools and experiential meditations you can practice on your own to make progress. Feb 3: Forgiving Oneself Feb 10: Forgiving Others Feb 17: Letting Go and Moving On Feb 24: Transforming Past Pains into Strengths COST $12 per person DETAILS https://www.meditateinchicago.org/meditation-classes/sunday-morning-classes/

Letting Go of the Past [Wicker Park]

Kadampa Meditation Center Chicago - Wicker Park

$12.00

Everybody welcome! It can be difficult to move forward in life if we are feeling held back by our past experiences and actions. Instead of feeling stuck within guilt, shame, or blame, meditation and mindfulness offer powerful insights that illuminate the real source of our inner pain and a practical method to release ourself completely from it. Each class will teach valuable tools and experiential meditations you can practice on your own to make progress. Feb 3: Forgiving Oneself Feb 10: Forgiving Others Feb 17: Letting Go and Moving On Feb 24: Transforming Past Pains into Strengths COST $12 per person DETAILS https://www.meditateinchicago.org/meditation-classes/sunday-morning-classes/

Meditations for Improving Your Good Heart

Kadampa Meditation Center Chicago - Wicker Park

$6.00

Everybody welcome! Regular meditation enhances our potential for the good qualities of patience, kindness, love and compassion. Drop in and experience the beneficial effects of these time-tested methods for yourself. Feb 4: Keeping Calm when Things go Wrong Feb 11: Equality of Self and Others Feb 18: Enhancing Empathy Feb 25: Strengthening Love through Pure Wishes COST $6 DETAILS https://www.meditateinchicago.org/meditation-classes/monday-evening-class-wicker-park/

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Meditations for Healing Body & Mind

Kadampa Meditation Center Chicago - Oak Park

$12.00

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