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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Ringu Tulku Rinpoche
Ringu Tulku Rinpoche visits KSDE

Kagyu Samye Dzong Edinburgh is delighted to announce the visit of Ringu Tulku Rinpoche on May 18th. Rinpoche will be teaching on the all important topic of Cultivating the Mind of Compassion and Joy.

Posted on 25 Mar 2017