Want to go deeper? Check out our Foundation Program, Sept 8

Also starting Sept 8 - Our new Teacher Training Program

Meditation & Modern Buddhism in Northern Colorado & Wyoming

Heruka Kadampa Meditation Center is a non-profit, volunteer-run organization located in Fort Collins. The Center was established locally in 1999 to benefit society through providing Buddhist methods for finding inner peace and spiritual fulfillment. We are a part of the New Kadampa Tradition - International Kadampa Buddhist Union.

Looking for peace? Deeper insight? Authentic happiness? 

Learn Buddha’s practical and profound methods for developing our mind at Heruka KMC.

Discover Buddha's scientific methods for improving our human nature and qualities through developing the capacity of our mind. We offer everyone the opportunity to explore these methods through the following programs at Heruka KMC:

Drop-in Classes

Learn practical methods to finding greater peace and happiness in daily life through Buddhist meditation and wisdom.  Suitable for everyone!  Class fees range from $10-14.

Weekly Class Dates & Times

Events, Workshops & Retreats

Explore our upcoming meditation events, workshops and retreats - these offer the opportunity to dive in and experience the Buddhist perspective of the nature of our mind, our life and our world.  Registration fees vary.

Upcoming Events, Workshops, Retreats...
2024 Year-at-a-Glance

Drop-in Prayer Services

Receive blessings, help and protection from the enlightened Buddhas. Discover the power of spiritual community and group prayer. Everyone welcome. All prayer services are free.

Drop-in Prayer Services
Monthly Calendar

In-depth Study

Want to go deeper? This enrollment-based study program gives practitioners the opportunity to study Buddha's teachings systematically and learn how to integrate them into daily life through authentic spiritual practice.

More about Foundation Program

Upcoming Classes, Prayers & Events


Powa Prayers

Join us to make special prayers for all living beings who have recently died. These prayers, called Powa Ceremony, transfer the consciousness of these deceased living beings from a painful […]

Wednesday Evening Meditation Class

Our Wednesday evening classes explore special approaches to solving our everyday problems and find greater happiness using Buddhist meditation. These drop-in meditation classes consist of guided meditations, a talk and […]

Heart Jewel Prayers

Heart Jewel is a special meditation practice for developing compassion, wisdom, and spiritual strength by relying on the Wisdom Buddha Je Tsongkhapa, and for overcoming obstacles and difficulties in our […]


Tune into Kadampa Podcasts

Now, you can listen to extended teachings from Kadampa Teachers from around the world, all in one place. These Kadampa podcasts are now available on popular streaming services like Spotify and Apple Music.

The Kadampa podcast channel, LIVING CLARITY, is dedicated to sharing inspiring and informative talks suitable for both beginners and seasoned practitioners alike. Two new episodes are released every week. Simply search for Living Clarity on your favorite app and hit "play."

2024 International Kadampa Festivals

Download the 2024 Kadampa Worldwide Brochure

Highlights the international and national Kadampa festivals, as well as the regional celebrations for 2024.

Features the NKT Founder, Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche, as well as the Senior Kadampa Teachers and National Spiritual Directors. Shows the more recent development of NKT temples, centers and Tharpa publications worldwide.

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149 W Harvard St, Suite 102, Fort Collins, CO 80525

Heruka Kadampa Meditation Center is a 501(c)3 non-profit. A member of the New Kadampa Tradition - Internationals Kadampa Buddhist Union.