Just a few days to go!

With just a few days until the Summer Festival begins at Manjushri KMC in the UK, enthusiastic teams of helpers, including the Teachers, are busy making the final preparations around the Festival site.

A beautiful end to a beautiful year

Recently we featured the summer party held by KMC Barcelona at their retreat center in Montserrat. This was followed by a party at their urban Temple in the city to celebrate the end of the teaching year.


Manjushri KMC is now closed to the public and preparations have begun in earnest for Summer Festival 2022.

After the busiest month ever, the Manjushri Cafe closed with the staff and volunteers celebrating with a party on the lawn. The next day they set about a deep clean of the cafe preparing it to transform into a Festival cafe.

A new Kadampa Meditation Center is established in Cologne

Through the kindness of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche the New Kadampa Tradition has purchased a modern and well-located commercial space in the heart of Cologne, the fourth biggest city in Germany.

While the Teacher is away . . .

While the Teacher is away . . . With the Resident Teachers currently at Manjushri KMC for the Intensive Teacher Training Program, we may wonder what is happening back at the centers. Besides the regular General Program classes being maintained by senior students at the centers, there is also a host of other activities taking … Read more

New beginnings in Philadelphia & Lille

New beginnings in Philadelphia & Lille KMC Philadelphia Moving into the New Building KMC Philadelphia held their first puja, Offering to the Spiritual Guide, in their new meditation space this week in the Old City of Philadelphia. A new space dedicated to the development of inner peace in Lille Volunteers have come together to work … Read more

BBC Radio shares Kadampa wisdom

During the pandemic KMC Glasgow Teacher Gen Machig was contacted by BBC Radio Scotland to help the nation with guided meditations and wisdom advice.

A special time to be at the mother center

25 years ago, during the Summer Festival 1997, Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche opened the first Kadampa Temple for World Peace at Manjushri KMC.