A Place for Everyone
Kadampa Meditation Centre Durban (or KMC Durban) is a non-profit organisation established to bring inner peace to our busy, hectic lives. Through practising the methods taught, everyone can discover lasting happiness from within.
Passed down in an authentic and unbroken lineage, we teach Buddha’s timeless wisdom and meditation practices in a way that is accessible to everyone and can be easily integrated into busy modern life.
We offer a wide range of classes for all levels of interest, regardless of prior experience or religion. From meditation classes for beginners to in-depth study for advanced practitioners, there is something here for everyone.
UPCOMING EVENTScourses, retreats and events
Inspiring Public Talk with Buddhist Monk and Teacher Gen Pagpa on Wednesday 14 November. Find real freedom from stress and negativity through guided meditationread more
South African Dharma Celebration in Durban 9-11 November, with Gen Kelsang Pagpa, the National Spiritual Director in South Africa for the New Kadampa Tradition. Explore how to integrate wisdom into our life and bring about the changes we wish for. Everyone is welcome.read more
On Sunday 28 October, enjoy a morning course on emptiness, and discover the profound wisdom to free ourselves from mental and physical pain. Everyone is welcome.read more
We offer drop-in classes suitable for everyone at venues around Durban, Pietermaritzburg, Howick and Richards Bay.
Costs and Membership
Click here for details about costs and how to sign up for a membership.
View the full monthly programme of events and find out what’s on at the Centre.
Where to Begin
Read more about where to begin and how to start a meditation practice.