We are running our classes and courses online and in person. Please see the relevant tabs at the top of the page to find more information about each of these.

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.

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.        

Kadampa Fall Festival

International Fall Festival: October 22 – 28 2021 Green Tara Empowerment and Teachings on The Path to Heaven with Gen-la Kelsang Dekyong At the Fall Festival 2021, Gen-la Kelsang Dekyong, Spiritual Director of NKT, will grant the…

The Power of Perception

Half Day Course: live-streamed and in person The Power of Perception Saturday 6th November 10:30am – 1pm with Resident Teacher, Gen Kelsang Lamchen Buddha’s profound and liberating teachings on the nature of reality enable us…

South West Dharma Celebration

South West Dharma Celebration: Live-streamed and in person November 12th - 14th 2021 Prajnaparamita Empowerment with teachings on the Heart Sutra In this special event we will receive the blessing empowerment of Prajnaparamita …