• Welcome to Amitabha Centre in Bristol, an active and flourishing Buddhist community.



    Everyone is welcome to drop-in to the centre and enjoy the peaceful and friendly atmosphere.


    There is a variety of meditation classes on offer from beginners lunchtime relaxation sessions to in-depth study programmes. The classes cover all aspects of Buddhist thought and meditation and are held in Bristol and throughout the Southwest region. Whether you're new to meditation and Buddhism or an experienced Buddhist meditator you are welcome to learn more.


    Meditation is of value to everyone because it helps us find inner peace, real happiness and contentment and the ability to share it with others; cope with the pressures and stresses of work and modern life; develop mental clarity, concentration and focus; and relate to others in a calm, caring, and constructive manner.


    The centre is also home to the World Peace Cafe, relaxing gardens and a small shop.

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South West Dharma Celebration

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This Week at Amitabha!

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Amitabha KMC & The World Peace Cafe are now open

(our next term break is from 18th December 2017 to 14th January 2018)


Events coming up

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The Practice of The Six Perfections – The Collection of Merit and Wisdom

Saturday 28th October   10:30am – 4pm

With Kelsang Lamchen

How do we integrate all of Buddha’s many teachings into our daily life?  This beautiful, essential Mahayana practice reveals how to build an Enlightented world.


The Art of Meditation

Saturday 21st October 10:30am – 1:30pm

with Justin Rodway
We all seek deep and lasting happiness, yet we normally look in the wrong places! 
Happiness is a state of mind, so can only be developed by improving our mind. We will look at improving our mindfulness, with some wonderful “feel good” meditations.

Meditation and Mental Peace 

Sunday 22nd October 1:30pm – 4:30pm
with Kelsang Namkha
In this course we will learn how to begin and make progress in the practice of meditation, which is essential for our inner peace and our happiness. 
Suitable for both beginners and more experienced practitioners alike.

Inner Freedom

Sunday 29th October 10:30am – 1:30pm
with Duncan Maybury
Discover and explore the peaceful nature and function of our mind.
Learn how we can tap into and increase our happiness through some simple but profound meditations.

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