2021 Fall Open House

We are now OPEN for in-person classes and events!

We will be practicing CDC safety protocols that must be followed by everyone.

Sunday, September 12 | 9:30am–3pm In-Person Event

Fall Open House

Guided Meditation & Tour
FREE and Open to the Public

Gen Chokyan will teach Prayers for World Peace. Tours of the Meditation room and building. Sample meditations and teachings.

Everyone is welcome!


10am Guided meditation with Gen Kelsang Chokyan
12pm Guided meditation with Karen Griest
1pm Guided meditation with Rick Vinnay
2pm Guided meditation with Linda Atkinson

Invite your family and friends to have a look around and learn more about KMC New Mexico.

• Guided Center tour • Information about classes and programs
• Explanation of Buddhist artwork • Guided breathing meditation

Complimentary tea and pie will be served in our Peace Café afterwards.

About the Teachers

Gen Kelsang Chokyan

Gen Kelsang Chokyan is an American Buddhist monk. He has been practicing meditation and modern Buddhism for 16 years and is a great example of how to practice Kadampa Buddhism in the modern world. His sincere teachings are presented with humor and warmth, showing us how to find peace and happiness in our daily lives.



Rick Vinnay, Meditation Teacher in AlbuquerqueRick Vinnay is a Senior Kadampa Teacher that has been practicing modern Buddhism and meditation for many years. He teaches with humor, warmth, and practical examples making these teachings clear and accessible to everyone.




Linda AtkinsonLinda Atkinson is a Senior Kadampa Teacher who has been practicing modern Buddhism and meditation for many years. She presents practical examples with warmth and sincerity, making these teachings accessible to everyone.


**This class is available IN-PERSON **
142 Monroe St NE
Albuquerque, NM 87108