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

Events Calendar

Vajrasattva Practice at the Aslans

On most Sundays closest to the full and new moons, all are invited to join TBC members Victoria and Elazar Aslan in their lovely West Philadelphia home, for a beautiful Vajrasattva practice. Inspired by Lama Losang's suggestion to share this practice with others, they have...

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This Sunday Morning at our Center

9am to 10am   A Guide to the Bodhisattva's Way of Life  (see update above though)

Composed in 700 A.D. in Sanskrit verse, Shantideva'sA Guide to the Bodhisattva's Way of Life is one...

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Introduction to Buddhist Practice Workshop

Saturday, April 19th   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 practice, or who just want an overview of Tibetan...

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Lama Chopa (Guru Yoga) Teaching and Workshop

Teachings and Practice on Lama Chopa (Guru Yoga)