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

Lama Losang at the Philadelphia Folklore Project

Venerable Lama Losang Samten at Philadelphia Folklore Project 

April 13 - 17...

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Introduction to Buddhist Practice Workshop

Saturday, April 25th    10 am to 4pm

Led by Jeffrey Carr 

A workshop for people who are new to buddhism, who are working on establishing a regular daily...

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Sunday Mornings at our Center

9am to 10am   Teaching and Discussion  Our current text is Start Where You Are, by Pema Chodron.   In her words, "This book is about awakening the heart.  If you have every...

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Wednesday Discussion and 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 discussion and sharing about...