Welcome to the Chenrezig Tibetan Buddhist Center of Philadelphia
Losang Samten

Welcome to our TBC website. We are a non-sectarian organization, founded in 1991 to cultivate compassion and loving kindness, based on the philosophy and methods taught by His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso. Our Spiritual Director is Venerable Losang Samten. Our activities are open to people of all levels of experience and knowledge. We thank you for visiting our website, and invite you to visit our center, too!

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Events Calendar

Wednesday Buddhist Discussion & Green Tara

Buddhist Discussion & Green Tara Group

Wednesday (previously Thursday) evenings, 7:00 to 8:30pm

Led by Jeffrey Carr

Now bringing you Mother Tara one day earlier each week! Open to everyone with a desire to learn...


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Sunday Mornings at our Center

9am to 10am   The Art of Happiness, by His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso, and Howard Cutler, M.D.

Arising out of a series of interviews with His Holiness the Dalai Lama, The Art of Happiness offers a window into the meeting...


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Discovering Buddhism Practice/Study Group

Our Discovering Buddhism Practice/Study group is a community of students and friends from around the US and Canada, who meet online and by telephone conference to study the buddhadharma!  Please join as we get set together, to begin...