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 December 11-17, 2017

Dear Dharma Friends,
Tuesday 12/12 7 PM  Lama Zopa teaching "The Essential Meaning of the Mahamudra Lineage Prayer"
Please note that the center will be closed for the holidays from December 17 through January 5.  We will reopen on January 6.

Upcoming Special Teaching-January 6&7 
The 37 Practices of a Bodhisattva

This text gives the most concise presentation of the bodhisattva path

Guest Teacher: Lama Lodro Lhamo
Lama Lodro is the..... click to read full post

This Month at Albany KTC

December 2017

*** Please note that the center will be closed from Dec. 17 through Jan. 5 ***

Sunday Programs at 11 AM:

Dec. 3rd: Book Study: Interconnected: Embracing Life in Our Global Society by the 17th Karmapa,Ogyen Trinley Dorje, Chapter 2, "True Connectivity"

Dec. 10th: Video teaching by the 17th Karmapa "Ground, Path, and Fruition", part 2

Dec. 17th: CLOSED

Dec. 24th: CLOSED


Tuesday Programs at 7 PM:

Dec. 5th: Chenrezig/Amitabha Practice

Dec. 12th: Lama..... click to read full post

Albany KTC News

Coming up

*** 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