Manjushri Centre is a very special place.
It is the Spiritual home of Geshe Kelsang, who lived and
taught there for many years, and the Mother Center of modern
Being there with Geshe-la and thousands of his disciples
is a deeply moving and empowering experience — it is
like being at the center of a mandala.
The combination of the old Gothic building and modern Kadampa
Temple, the juxtaposition of the acres of wooded grounds
with the vast sweeping sands of Morecambe Bay, the charm
of the neighboring market town of Ulverston, and the breathtaking
beauty of the surrounding Lake District National Park all
add to the fascination and delight of your visit.
Each year, the local people extend a warm welcome to the
Festival visitors, and for two weeks
the local guest houses, cafes, and shops are teeming with
The Summer Festival also includes a free day
to give visitors a chance to explore the Lake District, with
for those who wish.
Manjushri Centre also hosts the annual Spring Festival,
and in between festivals offers a full program of courses
and study programs.
Visit their website for more information.