Manchester — Kagyu Ling Founded in Chorlton in 1975, Kagyu Ling was the first Buddhist centre in Manchester and one of the first Kagyu centres in the UK. Please note that due to Covid-19 meditation classes and study groups are suspended, please check the Centre website for details. For more information visit https://www.kagyubuddhism.org/ Established by Lama Jampa Thaye, with the support of his main teacher Karma Thinley Rinpoche, Kagyu Ling has for more than 40 years provided a place for people to learn, study and practise Buddhism. Kagyu masters visits to Manchester Kagyu Ling has hosted many great Tibetan masters, including the 16th and 17th Karmapas, Shamar Rinpoche, Karma Thinley Rinpoche, Kalu Rinpoche and Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche. Meditation Classes and Buddhist Teachings in Manchester Alongside major teachings by Lama Jampa Thaye and other renowned teachers, the Kagyu Ling Buddhist Centre also has a full programme of events, including meditation classes, study groups, pujas (group meditations), group retreats and practice days. We have three meditation classes a week at the times below. Please visit our website for more information Wednesdays at 10.30am – 11.30am Wednesday at 8.00pm – 9.00pm Friday at 8.00pm – 9.00pm The centre and our local groups in the North West are welcoming place for anyone interested to find out more about Buddhism and meditation.