Kadampa Meditation Centre Edinburgh

Meditation & Modern Buddhism Classes

on Leith Walk

These online classes are available to everyone based in Edinburgh and the East Coast of Scotland.

Once the crisis is over we will be returning to in-person classes at our centre and branches. 

30 minute meditation

Commit yourself to our 7-day meditation marathon

You get 7 x 30 minute meditations

for just £18 

(Monday to Sunday, one meditation per day)

Kadampa Meditation Centre Edinburgh emerged from the pure intention and vision of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche, founder of the New Kadampa Tradition, so that everyone can learn to be happy and free from their problems.

KMC Edinburgh is open to everyone whether Buddhist or not regardless of nationality, age or gender.


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Everyone welcome

To KMC Edinburgh

The heart of Kadampa Buddhist Meditation Practice for all the people of Edinburgh and surrounding districts.
Hopefully soon you will be able to come and visit us, have a freshly ground coee or a pot of Suki tea in our Café, view our beautiful building, experience the peace and tranquility of our Meditation Room and browse through our books to help make your life more peaceful.

In the meantime, to keep everyone safe, you can visit us online for our online meditation classes and teachings designed to help us all live a happier, more peaceful life.

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"Thank you, these teachings are a real gift"
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"Thank you Gen-la Kunsang and to everyone at KMC Edinburgh for 'coming into my home' via online streaming and bringing me such profound and beautiful teachings and blessings. I feel so deeply grateful and hope that I can repay your kindness by putting these teachings into practice."
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"Friendly & welcoming atmosphere. I am new to this but found the session very worthwhile. I left thinking differently."
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"Thank you for very beautiful teaching tonight it really touched my heart"
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Bookings are now open for the NKT Spring Festival from May 22-27th 

Join thousands of people in a global practice of compassion at this year’s first ever online Festival! 

You will receive the empowerment of Vajrapani, the Buddha of spiritual power, and teachings on the power of compassion – which will help us gradually to become a more and more caring person until we develop the actual power to help all living beings 

For more information and booking please visit

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Geshe Kelsang Gyatso, the Founder of this Tradition and of KMC Edinburgh