In the Community

We are happy to arrange meditation sessions at your organisation. We have run sessions at schools, local community groups, hospitals, charitable projects and in the workplace.  Please contact the centre for more information by e-mailing or calling us on 0121 373 1261.

Samantabhadra Buddhist Centre is a public registered charity which operates to help people from all walks of life find inner peace. Our classes and meditation sessions are open to everyone, regardless of religious background or experience.

Health Care Chaplaincy

We are part of the Kadampa Buddhist Chaplaincy team and work with local hospitals to help provide pastoral and spiritual care for patients and staff.

School Visits

We are happy to arrange school visits upon request. We can either receive visitors at the centre or send qualified meditation teachers to visit your school. To arrange please contact the centre.

Coffee Lounge and Shop

You are very welcome to drop into the centre to relax in the peaceful surroundings with a cup of tea or browse our shop.

Coffee lounge opening times

Open every day during term times between 2pm – 4pm (except during day courses and events)

Please check the website or contact the centre for Prayers for World Peace dates


We stock a range of books on Buddhist meditation and practice – many of which are ideal for beginners. We also have a range of audio books, meditation CDs, prayer booklets, prayers on CD and a selection of gift items.

Samantabhadra Centre is a non-profit making organisation and all income generated from its activities funds the running of the centre.