A BLISSFUL MIND: Meditations on the deepest inner peace with Gen Rabten CELEBRATING 25 YEARS OF BODHISATTVA KMC


Gen Kelsang Rabten is Resident Teacher at the Leeds Center in England.  Ordained in 1994, he began his studies here at Bodhisattva KMC as one of the founding students and later became the Resident Teacher here.  He has studied under the guidance of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche for over 27 years. He has taught in many centres around the world including Australia, New Zealand, and South-East Asia.

Gen Rabten exemplifies the essence of the modern Kadampa’s way of life, brings a warm heart and joyful attitude to sharing Buddha’s teachings and the practice of meditation.

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A BLISSFUL MIND: Meditation on the Deepest Inner Peace 

With Gen Kelsang Rabten

The ancient tradition of Mahamudra meditation reveals special techniques for accessing the deepest and most peaceful levels of the mind.  Through these meditations we can easily develop unwavering concentration and see the true nature of things.

Based on the world famous book, “Clear Light of Bliss” by fully qualified meditation master Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche, this retreat will be lead by English Buddhist monk, Gen Kelsang Rabten.


    August 26-29

    In person and online

    Accommodation available including camping

  • Schedule

    Friday Aug 26:
    (Supper will be served at 6 pm)
    7pm – 8.15pm: Introduction

    Saturday Aug 27:
    10–11.15am: Teaching and meditation

    12–1.15pm: Teaching and meditation

    Lunch break

    4.30-5.45pm Teaching and meditation

    7-8.15pm Teaching and meditation

    Sunday Aug 28:
    10am – 11.15am: Teaching and meditation

    12pm – 1.15pm: Teaching and meditation

    Lunch break

    4.30-5.45pm Teaching and meditation

    7-8pm – Wishfulfilling Jewel Puja

    Monday Aug 29: 

    9.30-10.45am – Teaching and Meditition

    11.30am-12pm – Beach meditation at West Pier

    1pm – Celebration lunch


    Bodhisattva KMC, 3 Lansdowne Road, Brighton & Hove, BN3 1DN
    Free parking onsite