Sat 15/Oct: Kadampa Temple Open Day

Teacher: Monk Gen Rigden
Day: Saturday 15 October
Schedule: 10 am to 6 pm
Venue: Kadampa Deauchen Meditation Centre – Rua Moinho do Gato, 5 – 2710-661 – Varzea de Sintra. See map

The Open Day is the perfect occasion to visit and enjoy this wonderful Temple dedicated to world peace.
An ideal opportunity to spend the day with us in natural surroundings of extraordinary beauty, experience the benefits of meditation, make new friends and learn about the teachings of Buddha.

We will have guided tours, meditations in the Temple and a free talk with monk Gen Rigden: How to Transform Our Life*.
To end the summer in style, we will open our terrace for a special lunch: a varied country and international menu open to all (Average price = €6).
Throughout the day, the shop and café will be open and staffed by our volunteers.

You can come alone or with your friends and family and enjoy a very meaningful Saturday.

Free event.

Everybody Welcome!

*With English translation by Zoom. Bring your mobile/tablet and headphones.


10.00 a.m.: Doors open
10.30 a.m. to 11 a.m.: Guided visit
11h to 12h: Break
12h to 13h: Free lecture: “How to transform our life
1pm to 2.30pm: Lunch with a variety of food options (average price = 6€)
3pm to 3.30pm: Tea with the monk in the café
4-4.20pm: Guided Meditation at the Temple
5-5.30pm: Guided visit
6pm: Doors closing