Welcome to the website of Kagyu Samye Dzong Edinburgh (KSDE). We are the city centre branch of the world renowned Samye Ling Monastery, which was established in 1967 as the first Centre of Tibetan Buddhism in the West.

The centre offers a beautiful space for meditation and courses to benefit mind, body and spirit. People of all all faiths and none are welcome.

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Film Show in honour of Akong Tulku Rinpoche

As we eagerly anticipate a wonderful weekend of teachings and Dharma activities with Lama Yeshe Losal Rinpoche we are pleased to announce an important additional event. In honour and commemoration of Akong Tulku Rinpoche we will be showing a short film giving a glimpse into his extraordinary life and work.

Posted on 17 Sep 2014