Hello, Friends of the Dharmachakra Buddhist Center:

Quote of the Day: "Without inner peace, outer peace is impossible. We all wish for world peace, but world peace will never be achieved unless we first establish peace within our own minds." Geshe Kelsang Gyatso 


DHARMACHAKRA BUDDHIST CENTER,  923 Crossley Road,  Palm Springs

July Meditation Classes:
Noontime Meditation with Olga Duff, Cathedral City Library  33-520 Date Palm Drive (in the Community Room)

The Buddhist Path Fridays at 10 am with Sharon Saltzman at the Dharmachakra Buddhist Center

Bookings for the 2016 International Kadampa Fall Festival, Toronto, are now open.
This will be the first time that the Highest Yoga Tantra empowerments of Heruka and Vajrayogini will have been granted in North America by a Kadampa teacher since Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche granted them in Toronto thirteen years ago .Don't miss this rare opportunity.

Weekly Classes at the Dharmachakra Buddhist Center

The Basics of Buddhism: Transform Your Life

In this series learn basic Buddhist view, intention, and action, and how to follow the Buddhist way of life in the modern world. This class is perfect for anyone interested in Buddhism and meditation. Thursdays at 7pm .with Mallory Benavides.

For more information: Transform Your Life

The Buddhist Path

Each week learn one of the twenty-one Buddhist meditation practices presented in the New Meditation Handbook. These meditations are actual methods to control our mind and experience lasting inner peace. Fridays, 10am with Sharon Saltzman
For more information: The Buddhist Path

Many people are looking for a safe  and tranquil place to bring their spiritual beliefs and to work towards peace, happiness, and kindness for all beings throughout the world. Many people simply want to develop a happier more peaceful mind and outlook. Join us each Sunday for teachings, meditations and prayers for world peace.

For more information: Prayers for World Peace


Weekly Classes in Other Locations:

Mondays: Lunchtime Meditation with Olga Duff

12:00 – 1:00 p.m. at the Cathedral City Public Library, 33-520 Date Palm Drive, Cathedral City



Everyone Welcome!  Check our website calendar to confirm date and time

Heart Jewel: Every day: 7:30 am 

Offering to the Spiritual Guide:
Sunday, July 10, 12 noon
Monday, July 25 7 pm

Powa: Friday, July 22 6 pm

Wishfulfilling Jewel with tsog, Friday, July 29  6 pm

Coming in August

                  The Art of Meditation

with Kadampa Teacher Allen Howe
Saturday, August 13th, 10am – 1pm

Click Meditation for more information




Modern Buddhism - The Path of Compassion and Wisdom: this eBook  is being distributed free of charge. The author, Geshe Kelsang Gyatso, says: “Through reading and practicing the instructions given in this book, people can solve their daily problems and maintain a happy mind all the time.” 

You can also help the Center by liking us on Facebook, or checking out our website.

Dedication & Mission

Dharmachakra Buddhist Center is a non-profit spiritual organization established, organized, and operated only for spiritual purposes dedicated to the public benefit. The purpose of the Center is to promote the Buddhist Faith of the New Kadampa Tradition as the method to promote the human values of morality, compassion, and wisdom in all aspects of society. Our goal is to help individuals …

Read more.