Buddhist Meditation Center

Who We Are

Located in historic Jamaica Plain, one of Boston’s most diverse and dynamic neighborhoods, the Boston branch of Serlingpa Buddhist Meditation Center offers a relaxed, welcoming setting in which to explore ways to develop wisdom and cultivate peaceful states of mind. Classes are designed to provide practical advice for responding to life’s challenges.

The Resident Teacher of Serlingpa Meditation Center is Kyle Davis, Buddhist teacher and practitioner for many years.  Kyle is well known for his practicality, warmth, and clarity.

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Drop-in Class Offerings

General Program classes | TUESDAYS | 7 – 8:30pm

General Program classes | TUESDAYS | 7 – 8:30pm

Our drop-in meditation classes are perfectly suited for busy modern people. You do not need to be a Buddhist to enjoy and understand Buddha’s teachings – anyone can benefit from increased inner peace.

Although these drop-in meditation classes are taught as a series, each class is self-contained, so feel free to attend any one.  A typical class includes guided meditations, a teaching, discussion, and question and answer.

Meditations For World Peace | SUNDAYS | 11am – 12:15pm

Explore ways to create inner and outer peace through learning about, meditating on, and putting into practice a variety of Buddha’s teachings. You will leave class with a practical methods for applying what you have learned to improve the quality of your daily life and to bring benefit to everyone you encounter.

Meditations for Kids & Families | 1st and 3rd SUNDAYS | 9:30 – 10:30am

Please check calendar for most up-to-date schedule.

Through meditation, teachings, story-telling, arts & crafts, and other fun activities, this special class is designed to help children & parents share a meaningful and fun family experience, while developing integral minds of happiness such as kindness, patience & generosity. These classes are designed for children ages 4 to 11. An adult must accompany children.

People who have never meditated before can benefit from our classes — everyone is welcome. Teachings are presented in a clear and easily accessible manner, and meditations are guided so that both beginner and experienced meditators can appreciate the benefits of meditation.

Everybody welcome!

In-Depth Study & Meditation


Foundation Program | THURSDAYS | 7 – 9pm

The Foundation Program (FP) is for anyone who wishes to deepen their understanding and experience of Buddhism through systematic study. FP is a practical method to improve our good heart, wisdom and inner peace. Everyone can join and experience great benefits from being a part of this regular study program. Pre-registration is required.  Please contact for information about joining FP.