Until further notice, KMC SF is closed to in-person attendance. All activities will take place online.
Upcoming Drop-in Classes
Love Is The Answer
Healthy relationships, whether romantic or not, depend on healthy love. Learning to love wisely is a method to make ourselves and others happy.
Love protects us from anger, from jealousy, from loneliness, from creating negative karma, from experiencing daily life problems.
Love is the answer. Everybody is welcome.
KMCSF was the first Kadampa Center established in the USA since 1991. In our peaceful city sanctuary, Buddha's teachings are presented in an accessible manner that can easily be integrated into busy modern life. Our teachings are based on the books of the modern day meditation master and Buddhist teacher Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche. We now offer online streaming.
The resident teacher
Gen Choma Kelsang
What is Modern Buddhism?
Buddha gave many logical reasonings and examples to prove that the mind is the source of all our happiness and suffering. There is no other source.
A Teaching on
A Selected Teaching
Learn to Love
Free Resources - The NKT
The New Kadampa Tradition
How to Build a Pure World
Through 40 years of kindness from Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso, we are fortunate to inherit a way to solve all our daily problems.
As of now, we have 1,200 meditation centers throughout the world. Through this extraordinary growth of Dharma, everyone regardless of their background has the same opportunity to receive these precious Buddhist teachings and learn how to integrate them into their normal busy life.
Address: 3324 17th St, San Francisco, CA 94110