Fort Worth Branch

Tuesday Evening: 7:00-8:15pm

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.

We also have a classes on:
Sunday 10:30-11:30am at the Fort Worth Women’s Club.
Click above to learn more.

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.


Monthly Topics



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.




Drop-in fee: Walk in any time
$12 each class  |  $6 for Student & Seniors 60+
Free for members