Fort Worth Branch
Tuesday Evening: 7:00-8:30pm
Fort Worth Botanic Garden- Lecture Hall Link Area
Garden Welcome Center | 3220 Botanic Garden Blvd | Fort Worth, TX 76107
Click here for Botanic Garden directions & map.
What to Expect
These classes are perfect for beginners! They provide an introduction to meditation and support for starting to practice meditation, mindfulness, and applying Buddhist teachings in daily life.
Class includes two guided meditations, a talk on Buddhism for everyday living, and time for Q&A. Although part of a monthly series, each class is stand alone. You can drop in at any time. Information on the monthly series can be found below.
Class is followed by refreshments for those who wish to stay for more conversation.
Gen Kelsang Menla has studied under the guidance of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche for over 20 years and was requested by him to become the Resident Teacher of Kadampa Meditation Center Texas in June 2017. Gen Menla was ordained as a Kadampa Buddhist monk in 2001 and has worked and taught within the New Kadampa Tradition for many years. He brings a warm heart and joyful attitude to sharing Buddha’s teachings and the practice of meditation.
Special Summer Guest Teachers 2018
We are happy to announce that this summer we will have a series of visiting guest teachers at our Tuesday evening class! Carol Salerno, Joshua Hauberg, and John McKethan have been practicing and teaching Kadampa Buddhism form many years and bring warmth, clarity, and joy to their teachings. To learn more about them visit our About Us page.
July 10: Carol Salerno- Galleria Area Branch Teacher
July 17: Joshua Hauberg- Plano Branch Teacher
July 24: John McKethan- Fort Worth Sunday Branch Teacher
July 31: No Class- Summer Break
Aug 7: No Class- Summer Break
Aug 14: Gen Menla starts new August series
$12 | Class
$6 Students | Seniors 60+
Free for Members
Walk-Ins always welcome!