Our community consists of residents – people who live onsite at KMC Spain, including ordained monks and nuns – and others who live in the local area. We are an international community. You will find a warm, friendly community here, who strives to exemplify Buddhist practice through public service
BECOMING PART OF OUR RESIDENTIAL COMMUNITY
KMC Spain provides residential facilities. Becoming a part of the residential community here is a unique opportunity to experience modern Buddhism in action. Enjoy the inspirational company of others who emphasize living a spiritual life. Whether you work, you are a student or retired, to live in the center is a fantastic opportunity to integrate Buddha’s teachings into your daily life. The education program and retreat opportunities are adapted to support the temple project.
ACCOMODATION & INFORMATION OF INTEREST
- Rooms vary from small to large with a private bathroom and share a kitchen.
- All rooms have air conditioning and heating. No meat or fish is served in the center.
- Sorry, we do not allow pets, and to maintain peace and tranquility there is no TV, smoking, alcohol or drugs, loud music, meat or fish permitted in the centre.
Kadampa Meditation Center Spain is located in a beautiful, natural and tranquil environment on the outskirts of Alhaurín el Grande, Málaga and only 30 min drive to the beach. In this area of Spain you will enjoy 300 days of sunshine a year.
Give yourself the opportunity to be part of this once upon lifetime experience.
Find peace and harmony in a very special place where the 6th traditional Kadampa World Peace Temple will be built very soon.
► The price of the spiritual program in residential modality would be around € 500 per month and includes the teachings offered by the center (it does not include special events), accommodation and food.
KMC Spain offers residency to those who have successfully completed an interview and application process on a space-available basis. If you are interested please fill out this form
All residents contribute to the life of the community through their voluntary work. This includes cooking, cleaning, gardening, organizing meditation courses, and running the shop and cafes. Becoming a resident at KMC Spain is a special way to contribute to the flourishing of Kadam Dharma and an opportunity to begin or deepen our spiritual life. As a resident you have to:
- Sympathize with Buddhism
- Respect the rules of the center and the community
- Collaborate in community work
- Minimum stays of 3 months with a trial period of one month.
ABOUT THE CENTER
Kadampa Meditation Center Spain is a non-profit organization. All the people who collaborate are volunteers. The contributions are used to cover the expenses of the center and the profits go to the International Temple Project.