Welcome to the website of Manila Kadampa Buddhist Centre (MKBC).

Manila Kadampa Buddhist Centre (MKBC), is a buddhist organization based in Makati City, Philippines. It is a member of the International Kadampa Buddhist Union. The object of the Centre is to promote the Buddhist Faith of the New Kadampa Tradition through which to promote the human values of morality, compassion and wisdom in all aspects of society, leading to personal peace and a meaningful life, and to tolerance, social peace and welfare. The Centre shall work to fulfil its Object through the activities of study, practice, teaching and the observance of moral discipline based upon the continuous implementation of the three New Kadampa Tradition Study Programmes.

MKBC currently conducts classes, teaching and meditation sessions at the training center of Philippine Center for Creating Imaging (PCCI) at 2247 Chino Roces Avenue, Makati City, Metro Manila. We don’t have a permanent facility so please call or send us an email if you are dropping by outside of the scheduled classes. See contact information at the bottom of this page.


Celebrate the New Kadampa Tradition Day by Making a Heart Connection with Our Guru

On the first Saturday of April each year (that is 2 April 2022), we celebrate the NKT Day, which commemorates the founding of the New Kadampa Tradition – International Kadampa Buddhist Union (NKT-IKBU) by Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche in 1991. On this day, special prayers are made for the flourishing of Kadam Dharma throughout …

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South-East Asian Dharma Celebration

Join us for this year’s South-East Asian Dharma Celebration in which Gen Kelsang Rabten, the National Spiritual Director for our region, will grant the blessing empowerment of Buddha White Tara – the Buddha of long life, good fortune, and wisdom – and give an essential commentary to her profound practice. Limited in-person attendance is available …

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