They provide a practical overview of meditation, and helpful advice on how to develop and maintain a peaceful and happy mind. During the class there are two guided meditations, a teaching and opportunity to ask questions.
Suitable for everyone. Cost per class: R70. (free for members – more info. about membership)
No booking required. It is not necessary to attend every class
Cape Town Classes
Wednesdays 6.30-7.45pm with Gen Pagpa
Venue: Healing Waters Holistic Centre, Cambridge St, Tamboerskloof
From downtown, go up Kloof Nek Rd (towards Camps Bay). Pass Hastings St on your right, continue straight on Kloof Nek Rd. Go next right at St Michaels (sign says to German school), then 2nd left into Varsity, and 1st right into Bayview. From Bayview turn first left at Cambridge. Entrance is about 5 metres up Cambridge St on the right, through wooden door which is next to the mosaic.
October 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st
Observatory Classes – Venue: Tushita Centre, 47 Trill Rd (corner of Trill & Nuttall)
Tuesdays 12.30-1.00pm with Gen Pagpa
October 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th
(cost: R50 for the Tuesday lunchtime class)
Tuesdays 7.00-8.15pm with Gen Pagpa
Dates: October 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th
Thursdays 7.00-7.45pm Simply Meditate Classes with Kelsang Sangkyong
(cost: R50 for the Thursday class)
Dates: October 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th
Fridays 12.00-12.30pm (changed to 12.30-1.00pm from Oct 12th onwards)
with Kelsang Sangkyong
Dates: October 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th
(cost: R50 for the Friday lunchtime class)
Sundays 10.00am-11.30am with Gen Pagpa
Dates: October 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th
Parking options for Observatory:
- Any free parking spot available next to or close to the Centre. This is
on a first come first serve basis, but please ensure that you do not park
on the yellow or red lines because you could get a parking ticket.
2. Kwikspar (Pepper square) parking lot on Nuttall Road.
There is a parking fee of R14 for two hours.
3. The train station, Florence Avenue in Observatory.
This is three streets away from the Centre and is free.
Simon’s Town classes
Regular Sundays 10.00-11.30am with Sheila Selfe
Venue: Guides Hall, Seaforth Rd
Dates: October 7th, 21st
Somerset West classes
Sunday 10.00-11.30am with Gen Pagpa
Venue: 14 Oleander St, Heldervue
to be announced