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Meditation & Modern Buddhism

The practice of meditation and timeless Buddhist wisdom for busy modern life in and around Chicago. Everyone is welcome.

New Here?

Nice to meet you!

Or if you want to dive right in, we recommend starting with one of these:​

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Live Meditation Classes

The heart of what we do. Drop in any time.


11am - 12:15pm

Live Stream & Recorded


6:30pm - 7:30pm

Live Stream


5pm - 6:30pm

Live Stream & Recorded


10am - 10:45am

Live Stream


7:30pm - 8:30pm

Live Stream


7pm - 8pm

Live Stream

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Meditation Classes

Uncover your inner peace -- any time you're ready.

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Stages of the Path to Enlightenment Guided Retreat

January 14 - 19, 2021

An ideal opportunity to gain experience of the Stages of the Path meditations ("Lamrim"), which are a special arrangement of all Buddhas teachings that is easy to understand and put into practice. 

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    • Learn to Meditate

    • Learn to Meditate

    January 23, 2021

    Online Workshop

    Designed especially for beginners. Learn meditation and the Buddhist approach to training the mind. By applying these methods in your everyday life, you can enjoy greater happiness and sense of purpose, and harmony in your relationships.

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    • Amitayus Long-Life Retreat

    • Amitayus Long-Life Retreat

    February 6, 2021

    Online Retreat

    Engage in the beautiful prayers, meditations, and mantra recitation of Buddha Amitayus to develop long life, good fortune, and wisdom. No previous experience is necessary; everyone is welcome.

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    • Love Without Pain

    • Love Without Pain

    February 14, 2021

    Online Workshop

    Learn about the real nature of love through skillful tools and effective meditations you can practice at home and integrate immediately into your relationships.

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Live Online Special Events

Meditation workshops, retreats, social events, & more.

What's up next

"Everybody needs to be good-natured with a good heart, because in this way we can solve our own problems as well as those of others, and we can make our human life meaningful."

Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche
How to Transform Your Life

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Buddhism for Kids & Families

Meditation and essential skills for a good heart -- especially for kids.

Meditation Prayers

Build a stronger connection with positive minds.

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Regional & International Festivals

Part of a worldwide community

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Everyone Welcome!
any age
any gender
any race
any sexuality
any background
any religion
any income level
... anyone!

The tools we study can help everyone without exception, and everyone is welcome.

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Questions? Contact Us!

Kadampa Meditation Center Chicago

312-767-1898 (voice or text)

in Oak Park: 13 Harrison Street, Oak Park, IL 60304

in Wicker Park: 2010 West Pierce Street, Chicago, IL 60622

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