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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Nepal Earthquake Relief Effort

ROKPA Nepal is working at the frontline of Kathmandu’s earthquake relief effort. To keep updated or to make a donation please visit the ROKPA blog at http://www.rokpauk.blogspot.co.uk/. Thank You

Posted on 29 Apr 2015

Holy Week – May 26th & June 2nd 2015

May 26th marks the Buddha’s birthday, and June 2nd marks the Buddha’s Enlightenment.

Posted on 27 Apr 2015