Rigpa Newcastle
Buddhist Meditation Centre

  • Garchen

    Teachings and empowerment in Newcastle 26th-27th July

  • Frday dropin

    End the week with a guided meditation session

  • Moved

    Come and visit our new centre in Hamilton

  • Families

    Programs for Families and Children

Why Meditate?


Based on over 2000 years of Buddhist wisdom and experience, Rigpa presents Tibetan Buddhist teachings in a way that is authentic, accessible and completely relevant to modern life.


New Opening Times


In addition to our daytime/evening classes and Friday drop-in session, our centre is now open 10am - 3pm Monday, Tuesday and Fridays. Drop-in Meditation sessions are also held from 12:30 - 1:15 on those days.


Drop-In Meditation


Led by experienced meditators, drop in meditation is suitable for anyone who wishes to learn to meditate or deepen their practice of meditation. All are welcome, from absolute beginners to more experienced students from Rigpa or from other traditions.

Latest News


Rigpa is extremely honored to be hosting an Australian tour by His Eminence Garchen Rinpoche 


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Rigpa offers a broad program of courses, seminars and retreats designed to make Buddhist teachings relevant to the modern world. Courses are available to children, men and women of all ages, from all walks of life.

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