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Welcome to Amitabha KMC, a special place for finding peace, friendship, spiritual growth and harmony. The Centre is located on Gloucester Road in Bishopston, one of the busiest and most vibrant districts in Bristol, and offers a sense of sanctuary for all. Take a virtual tour of the Centre HERE.

We offer a range of introductory meditation classes, drop in lunchtime classes, day courses, in-depth study programs and focused retreats. Our courses are open to everyone, whether you want to learn simple meditation techniques, find out about Buddhism or deepen your current spiritual experience. We also run meditation classes in various different locations in the surrounding area. 

The focus of all our classes is how to use meditation to solve our daily problems, this is modern Buddhism.

The centre is also home to the World Peace Cafe, relaxing gardens and a small shop.        

Think Like a Meditator- Follow on retreat

Live-stream 4 week course follow on mini retreat Sunday 5th July 9am - 4:30pm with Resident Teacher, Kelsang Lamchen This mini retreat is the perfect way to consolidate everything covered in the course and to gain real experience of defining…

Manual for the Mind- Half Day Course

Live-streamed Half Day Course Manual for the Mind Saturday 11th July, 10:30am - 1pm Through learning about the function and power of our mind we can bring our thinking under control and experience the benefits of a truly disciplined disciple. This…

Online Kadampa Summer Festival

The Joy of a Kadampa Life- July 24 to August 8 Week 1- Amitayus Empowerment and teachings on The New Eight Steps to Happiness with Gen-la Kelsang Dekyong Week 2- Buddha Green Tara Empowerment and teachings on Advice from Atisha's Heart with…