Modern Buddhism In the Roanoke Valley



Located in Roanoke, Virginia.  Dharmapala Kadampa Buddhist Center provides meditation classes and teachings in Southwest Virginia. Dharmapala Kadampa Buddhist Center was established to provide people with the opportunity to learn about and practice Buddha’s teachings.  Dharmapala Kadampa Buddhist Center is part of the Kadampa Centers world-wide.

If you wish to participate in the activities at the center, we recommend that you begin with one of our General Program classes. The General Program Drop In Meditation Classes are suitable for both experienced meditators and those who are new to meditation.  The purpose of meditation is to cultivate those states of mind that are conducive to peace and well-being



You are also welcome to attend the chanted prayers and meditations that are held throughout the month.  See the calendar for times.

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