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Second Saturdays: Relax and Refresh

Drop-In Class
Saturday, October 12, 2pm - 3:30pm in Wicker Park

Immerse yourself in an afternoon of guided meditations that will promote mental peace and positivity. Everyone is welcome.
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A Buddhist Approach to Science and Spirituality

Saturday Evening Lecture
Saturday, October 26, 6pm - 7:15pm in Wicker Park

Join us for a thought-provoking talk and guided meditation. Everyone is welcome.
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Featured Weekly Meditation Classes


Meditation for Kids and Families

Sunday mornings - in Oak Park

These classes for children and their families offer an introduction to Buddha’s teachings, emphasizing the value of kindness and cultivating a good heart. Full info...


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Solving Difficult Relationships

Thursday evenings in October - in Wicker Park & Oak Park

Learn meditations to increase your capacity to face daily problems with a calm, positive, and strong mind. Full info...


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In-Depth Study

We offer three special programs for the systematic study and practice of meditation and Modern Buddhism. These programs are especially suited to the modern world. Learn more ...

About Us

The teachings given at our classes are grounded in the ancient wisdom of Buddha. They have been practiced by meditators for generations. We present these teachings in a format that is especially suited to the people of the modern world. Learn more ...