Welcome to Albany KTC

Albany Karma Thegsum Chöling (KTC) is a Buddhist study and meditation center providing authentic teachings and practices of the Kagyu lineage of Tibetan Buddhism.

We are an affiliate center of Karma Triyana Dharmachakra (KTD), the North American seat of His Holiness the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje; head of the 900 year old Karma Kagyu Lineage and guide to millions of Buddhists around the world.

This Week at Albany KTC

Week Of January 15-21, 2018

Dear Dharma friends,
Tuesday 1/16 7 PM Chenrezig and Amitabha sadhanas
Saturday 1/20 10 AM Ngondro practice for those currently doing Ngondro.  If interested in learning about or starting this practice,  please contact Lama Zopa or email ktc.director@albanyktc.org
Sunday 1/21 Morning Meditation Intensive

9 AM Chenrezig sadhana

10 Shamata (calm abiding meditation) and tonglen (compassion meditation)

11 Second meditation session in lieu of teaching 

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This Month at Albany KTC

January 2018

Teaching Canceled: Regrettably Lama Lodro has the flu and cannot come. Because of the cold we will not have our regular program on Sunday.

(Special Guest Teaching January 6-7: Lama Lodro Lhamo: Thirty-Seven Practices of a Bodhisattva. Saturday 10 am-12 and 2-4 pm. Sunday 10 am-12. Suggested donation $20 per session (members $15), but no one will be turned away for lack of funds. This text gives the most concise presentation of the bodhisattva path.)

Sunday Programs at 11 AM:

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Albany KTC News

Coming up

Sorry, this teaching is calcelled

*** Please Note *** Special Guest Teaching January 6-7: Lama Lodro Lhamo will be teaching on The Thirty-Seven Practices of a Bodhisattva.  This text gives the most concise presentation of the bodhisattva path.Click here for more news updates