Welcome to KMC Florida!


KMC Florida is a modern Buddhist temple and meditation center located in the heart of the coastal city of Sarasota. We offer daily classes on inner peace, modern Kadampa Buddhism, and meditation.

Everyone is welcome! We do not discriminate based on race, gender, background, age, religion, politics, sexual orientation, or otherwise – everyone is always welcome at KMC Florida and other Kadampa Centers around the world.

Weekly Drop-In Classes

Sunday Mornings

Tuesday Evenings

Mondays & Wednesdays

Monday Evenings

Friday Mornings

Resident Teacher Gen Kelsang Gomlam

Gen Gomlam is the Resident Teacher of Kadampa Meditation Center Florida. She has been studying, practicing and teaching Kadam Dharma for many years. Gen Gomlam’s heartfelt and practical teachings are presented with warmth and humor, making them accessible to everyone. Watch the video to hear a clip of her teachings.

Without inner peace, outer peace is impossible.

Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche

All the happiness there is in the world arises from wishing others to be happy.

Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche

Happiness and suffering are states of mind and so their main causes are not to be found outside the mind.

Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche

Upcoming Special Events

Meditation Classes Near Sarasota