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Our meditation courses and retreats are an ideal way to get a gain experience of meditation and inner peace. These courses examine a particular topic in greater depth than would be possible in a drop-in meditation class.

Our courses and retreats are open to everyone and are suitable for all levels of experience, including beginners. For more information about specific courses or retreats, select a course from the list below or the menu on the right.


Overcoming Anxiety | Sat 20 Jun
Overcoming Anxiety
Saturday 20 June · 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
with Buddhist monk Gen Kelsang Dornying
On this day course Gen Kelsang Dornying will explain the methods for truly enjoying life, regardless of its ups and downs.
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Learn to Meditate
Learn to Meditate
Saturday 27 June · 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
Meditation is a way of calming the mind, reducing stress and developing a more positive approach to life. This course provides the perfect opportunity to discover for yourself the inner peace and happiness that naturally arises when our mind becomes still.
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Weekend Meditation Retreat | 3-5 Jul
Weekend Retreats
Fri 3 Jul - Sun 5 Jul
These weekend meditation retreats are suitable for everyone, and provide an excellent introduction to meditation.
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Ultimate Happiness • Weekend Course Aug 22-23 & Tantra Retreat Aug 24
Ultimate Happiness
Sat 22 Aug - Mon 24 Aug
At this course, taught by visiting international teacher Gen Kelsang Tonglam, receive...
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Vajrayogini Mountain Retreat | 4 Sep - 7 Oct
Mountains Retreat
Fri 4 Sep - Wed 7 Oct
part-guided by Gen Kelsang Dornying
Come to KMC Australia in September 2015 and take part in our Vajrayogini counting retreat – a retreat in which we recite Vajrayogini’s mantra 100,000 times. It is very beneficial for Vajrayogini practitioners to try to complete a counting retreat in their lifetime in order to draw closer to the attainment of outer and inner Dakini Land.
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Weekend Meditation Retreat | 20-22 Nov
Weekend Retreats
Fri 20 Nov - Sun 22 Nov
Gen Kelsang Tsalden
These weekend meditation retreats are suitable for everyone, and provide an excellent introduction to meditation.
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