Courses & Retreats

Take a day or weekend out to immerse yourself in meditation and Buddhist teachings. We hold courses, retreats and special events throughout the year. Everybody Welcome.

One Day Meditation Courses

Explore a specific topic in more detail at one of our monthly one-day meditation courses at KMC Sydney in Surry Hills.

Stop Worrying, Start Living

Sun 17 Nov · 10am–3.30pm

Gen Lhachog will explain practical methods to transcend worry and stress, enabling us to live life with confidence.

Special Events

We hold many special events throughout the year from special Public Talks with visiting International Teachers to away weekends and in-depth Buddhist classes and courses.

The Power of Mantra

Sun 1 Dec · 10am–1pm

Discover the meaning of mantra and how to use mantra recitation in both meditation and daily life, to pacify negativity and attain inner peace.

Mala Making Workshop

Sun 8 Dec · 10am–2pm

Spend a morning learning the traditional technique of mala-making, including an explanation of the preciousness of your mala and how to use it.

Meditation Retreats

Get away from it all and connect with your inner peace. We hold one-day retreats at the Temple as well as general away retreats, silent retreats and Buddhist retreats throughout the year.

Urban Meditation Retreat

Sun 27 Oct

Take some time out and enjoy a day at the Temple immersing yourself in a series of gentle guided meditations to refresh, uplift and inspire your mind.

Ocean of Peace Retreat

Fri 1 – Mon 4 Nov

Deepen your understanding of emptiness by immersing yourself in this special silent guided retreat. Contemplate and meditate on Buddha’s profound and liberating teachings on emptiness.