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“beautiful place to go in to the stillness”

Manjushri Kadampa Meditation Centre
Ranked #2 of 24 things to do in Ulverston
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Owner description: Manjushri Kadampa Meditation Centre is an internationally renowned centre for meditation, where everyone is welcome to enjoy a peaceful environment or join in the many programmes offered throughout the year. Whether you are looking for a day visit to the Buddhist Temple, house or grounds, an introduction to Buddhist meditation, or in depth courses and retreats, Manjushri KMC offers an enjoyable and meaningful experience. Daily free 15 minute guided meditations held in the World Peace Temple, everyone welcome. Each day there is a guided meditation at 12.30pm and 2pm.
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

called a few times now lovely to be in such a peaceful place its like being in another world they have meditation usually twice a day not a place to take children who want to run round at no cost you take your shoes of when you go in or you can put some shoe covers on over your shoes you can take photos and they have leaflets their is also donation box neat the front doors to help with the costs beautiful place run bye lovely people who care

Thank karen w
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had such a lovely time here, so relaxing and everybody there was welcoming and seemed genuinely happy to help.
Was apprehensive about the food but couldn’t believe how fab it was! Staff put on such a good spread every meal.
Really felt at home here, everywhere was clean and homely. The pictures and statues around the building were stunning!
The town of Ulverston is only a short walk and the scenery in the way down is beautiful, not to mention that the beach is only a 5 minute walk away!
Really enjoyed the weekend, came away feeling much better than when I went in. Thankyou for such a lovely time, will definitely visit again.

2  Thank lambsandrosa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Out walking and called in for coffee and cake lovely quirky friendly cafe nice to have walk around the grounds.

Thank Pauline M
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

The moment you step onto the ground of the priory you feel the calm serenity taking you over.

The monks that live here seem to have found the secret to happiness and they all smile and take the time to talk to you.

Just walking around the grounds fills you with an inner peace. The Temple itself is magnificent and not like anything you will have see in the UK. There are short meditation sessions as well as courses and also tours available.

The café is also a great place to eat and relax.

Just brilliant!

1  Thank Stephen51
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed attending a course on ‘Learning how to smile’ in this beautiful setting. Friendly Buddhists, very informative, tasty food - I’ll definitely be back!
Certainly take the time to visit if you’re in the area.

Thank Clexy
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