About Rigpa Sydney

Tibetan Buddhist Meditation Centre

Located just 5 minutes walk from Central station, the Sydney Rigpa centre provides a place for authentic Tibetan Buddhism practice and study under the guidance of Sogyal Rinpoche. We offer free guided drop-in meditation, monthly half-day introductions to meditation as well as a comprehensive meditation course. There are also other short courses offered throughout the year on specific subjects.


Practical methods for developing loving kindness, empathy and joy

  • Tuesday 21 February
  • 7pm – 9pm
  • 8 week module of Meditation and Compassion in Our Daily Life

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The Art of Compassionate Living

This programme will present simple ways to develop our empathy and compassion for ourselves and those around us—at home, at work and in every aspect of our lives.


Peace, Mindfulness and Awareness

Introduction to authentic meditation practices drawn from centuries-old Tibetan tradition with a different teaching topic each month.

First Saturday of each month

  • 4 March
  • 9am – 11.30am
  • Turning the Mind Away from Depression


Meditation Practices Open for Everyone

We have free meditation sessions on Tuesday and Friday evenings. Drop-in when you can, no booking required.

We’ll be close for the summer holidays and our Rigpa annual retreat. More details here.