Registration and events


Unfortunately, due to reaching capacity we have now closed registration for this event. There may be a chance to buy a ticket on the door in the event of cancellations.

We are very happy to announce that we are holding the event in a tent in the Beaufoy’s grounds.

39 Black Prince Rd, London SE11 6JJ


Friday 12 July

20:00 – Lecture with Travelling Teachers: Teacher-Student Relationship (£10 to be paid at the door)

Saturday 13 July (£55, including the Travelling Teacher lecture)

10:00 – Lecture with Travelling Teachers: What is Diamond Way Buddhism?
15:00 – Teachings with Thaye Dorje, H.H. the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa: Buddhist Refuge and the Meaning of the Guru Yoga Practice
Evening programme to be confirmed

Sunday 14 July (£55)

11:00 – 16th Karmapa Meditation
14:00 – Amitayus Empowerment with Thaye Dorje, H.H. the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa

Programme is subject to change.


Day ticket :

Normal price: £55

Surplus price: £80

Adolescent 13 -17: £30


Unfortunately accommodation will not be provided this time.

Some tips for looking for accommodation:

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Good areas within 10-30min walking distance:

  • Waterloo
  • Elephant & Castle
  • Pimlico
  • Piccadilly Circus
  • Kennington
  • Vauxhall

Good areas within a 20-30min metro/bus or taxi/Uber ride:

  • St Pauls / Holborn
  • London Bridge
  • Euston / Kings Cross
  • Paddington
  • Battersea / Clapham Junction


There will be a cafeteria open onsite throughout the course where snacks and sandwiches will be available. Please note that food isn’t included in the course price. If you require a special diet, there are several supermarkets near the Beaufoy including Tesco and Sainsbury’s, as well as pubs serving hot food and a few takeaways.

Videos of the activity of H.H. Karmapa

H.H. Karmapa giving the keynote speech at an interfaith conference in London, 2005