Buddhist Studies

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Long-Term Course Buddhist Courses – FPMT Study Programme:

Exploring Buddhism   

REGISTRATION OPEN. ENROL NOW! Enrolment Deadline: 8 October 2021

Exploring Buddhism FPMTThis autumn, Jamyang London Buddhist Centre will pilot a new FPMT study programme, co-designed by Geshe Tenzin Namdak.

Exploring Buddhism is a new three-year course in Buddhist philosophy and practice. The new FPMT study programme will start in Autumn 2021 and is suitable for both advanced and new students. Find out more. This in-depth course integrates study and practice, offering students a learning ecosystem that incorporates teachings, discussion groups, student forums, Review Sessions with Teaching Assistants and guided meditations.

Foundation Level: Discovering Buddhism

Study Buddhism Discovering FPMT

Discovering Buddhism is an FPTM study programme that offers students a thorough introduction to Buddhist philosophy and practice. We are currently midway through its current cycle of Discovering Buddhism but you can attend the single module as a weekend course with Gehe Tenzin Namdak.


Advanced Level: Basic Programme

Basic Programme FPMT Jamyang Buddhist Centre London

Basic Programme is an in-depth study course on Buddhist philosophy and practice developed by FPMT. Jamyang London Buddhist Centre launched a new 5-year courseof Basic Programme in October 2020.

Although registration for full enrolment has closed, we are opening up each subject to Observer students, who will be able to watch the teachings via a private YouTube link. It will be also possible to attend the summer Lam Rim Retreat with Geshe Namdak online as an Observer student, to deepen your understanding of the stages of the path to enlightenment.

Buddhist Courses for Beginners

For beginner students of Buddhism and meditation, or for those who would like to find out more, these Buddhist short courses are perfect for starting your journey or refreshing your knowledge. These classes are not about converting you to Buddhism; they’re about giving you the tools to improve your well-being. The entry-level courses are available throughout the year.

Introduction to Buddhism

If you are interested in how philosophies and practices derived from the Buddhist tradition could help you develop resilience, mental clarity and emotional intelligence, you’re welcome to come along. 



Introduction to Buddhist Mind Science

If you are interested in how psychological approaches derived from the Buddhist tradition could help you develop resilience, mental clarity and emotional intelligence, you’re welcome to come along.



Introduction to Buddhist Philosophy

If you are interested in the philosophical basis of Buddhist mind science and the associated meditative practices, you’re welcome to come along.



Buddhist Study Programme surveyHow to Study Buddhism?

Jamyang London Buddhist Centre delivers a curriculum of Buddhist study programmes developed both by our Resident Teacher, Geshe Namdak, and FPMT.

We offer Buddhist courses for beginners and long-term Buddhist courses for advanced students.

  • Browse our calendar to see what’s on.
  • Or contact our Spiritual Programme Coordinator, Kamlo, if you have any queries about our Buddhist courses.



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