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Manjushri Kadampa Meditation Centre

Conishead Priory Priory Road, Ulverston LA12 9QQ, England
+44 1229 584029
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Beautiful quite time, then beautiful food !

Had a beautiful time in the temple, did the 15 min taster mediating lovely nun she was very happy... read more

Reviewed yesterday
hmojo
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a very mixed review

My friend and I attended a 2 night meditation course which included excellent talks from a... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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IMPORTANT NOTICE: Due to the International Spring Festival we are closed to day visitors from Mon 14 May until we reopen on Mon 4 June 2018. Sorry for any inconvenience this causes. 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.
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Conishead Priory Priory Road, Ulverston LA12 9QQ, England
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+44 1229 584029
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a beautiful time in the temple, did the 15 min taster mediating lovely nun she was very happy! The food in the cafe was so very tasty! Fresh homemade soup, beautiful sandwich lots of filling and lovely cheese scone! The salads with the sandwich...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

My friend and I attended a 2 night meditation course which included excellent talks from a wonderful man Gelsang Jigme. the problem for us was the room we all seem to have been piled into for the meditation. A small meditation room in such a...More

Thank suzeelew
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A superb visit with my students. The shrine was amazing and the facilities were easy to walk around and very friendly staff all working there. I would really recommend anyone to visit, if they have an interest in Buddhism

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Such a beautiful place - very friendly helpful staff and residents. Come try the great coffee, and find some real inner peace too!

Thank Dave M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This a lovely place to go to the Staff are very helpful. The temple is not to be missed you do have to take your shoes off if you want a good look round. The cafe is very good too only servers vegetarian meals

Thank Peter H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for the Refresh and Revive overnighter. Beautiful, peaceful place. Great food, comfy rooms, woodland walks and the beach. Wish I could have stayed longer.

Thank Pamela D
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an amazing place - it used to be Cornishead Priory, and the main building still has many outstanding historical features. There are peaceful gardens, walks through the woods and a conservatory cafe. However, the real star attraction is the Buddhist temple - it's...More

Thank Paul A
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

We had a great visit to the Buddhist centre. Everyone was welcoming and friendly and we were free to wander around. The temple was a real haven of calm and as long as we observed protocol by removing our shoes and keeping silent they were...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

I visit the cafe on a regular basis and it never fails to delight me.a wonderful calm atmosphere to enjoy delicious freshly made lunchtime food where you are never rushed. I feel comfortable to be there on my own among happy friendly people.

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Reviewed 5 May 2018

We visited today during the open weekend,didn't take part in the free meditation session in the temple just walked around the grounds. The Buddhists bought the priory in the 1970s and apparently have spent over a million pounds on renovation and building. There is a...More

1  Thank 938fjg
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paul r
15 May 2018|
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Response from Newkadampa | Property representative |
Hi Paul, unfortunately due to preparations for our International Spring Festival we are closed to day visitors from Mon 14 May until we reopen on Mon 4 June 2018. Everyone is welcome to attend the Spring Festival. Find more... More
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Ienchanted
20 January 2017|
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Response from Newkadampa | Property representative |
Yes dogs are very welcome on the grounds and in the café lounge. However they are not allowed inside the temple or main café.
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