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Welcome to Kagyu Samye Dzong Edinburgh (KSDE) Buddhist Meditation Centre. We are the city 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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KSDE welcomes groups as well as individuals, often hosting visits from societies, schools and universities.

ARK and members of Saint Andrew's University Buddhist Society
Ani Rinchen Khandro on a recent visit to St. Andrew’s University Buddhist Society
Members of The University of Edinburgh Buddhist Society kindly volunteering at KSDE.
Members of Edinburgh University Buddhist Society on Volunteer Day at KSDE

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