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!

News and Announcements


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Annual New Year's Retreat at the Farmhouse!

It's our "annual two year" (one day each year?) New Year's retreat with our esteemed teacher, Lama Losang Samten, Rinpoche!  This year, Losang-la will lead us in two healing /...


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Our Sunday Calendar Through December 2014

9am to 10am   Teaching by Losang Rinpoche on the text, "Extracting the Quintessence of Accomplishment," by H.H. Dudjom Rinpoche.  A series of teachings by Losang Rinpoche, through December 2014.  For more information, please...


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Wednesday Discussion & Green Tara Group

!Wednesday evenings, 7:00 to 8:30pm

Led by Jeffrey Carr

Open to everyone with a desire to learn more about developing compassion and wisdom in the Buddhist tradition.  The first part of the evening is informal...


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TBC Addictions (Cessation) Group

Our "Addictions Group" is a small group that meets each month, usually on the first Saturday, from 10-11:30 AM. The group began as a three-part set of teachings, and then decided to keep going.  The group was formed to relieve the afflictive...