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 March 12-18, 2018

**** CANCELLED DUE TO SNOW **** : Tuesday 3/13, 7 PM (Short Green Tara Practice and Confession of Downfalls)


Medicine Buddha Teaching and Empowerment 
with Lama Karma Drodul
Friday 3/16 - Sunday 3/18

Friday 3/16 7 PM - 9 Free Public  Talk "Healing and The Medicine Buddha Practice"
Saturday 3/17 

10 AM - 12 noon Teaching Session on the Medicine Buddha

4 PM Medicine Buddha..... click to read full post

This Month at Albany KTC

Schedule for March 2018


Special Guest Teaching March 16-18: Lama Karma Drodhul: Medicine Buddha -Teachings, Practice and Empowerment.

Public Talk Friday March 16 at 7 pm (no charge).

Teachings Saturday and Sunday 10 am-12.

Empowerment Saturday  4 pm (Refuge available by request). .

Q&A Sunday 2:30 to 4:30 pm.

Suggested donation $20 per session (members $15), but no one will be turned away for lack of funds.

Regular Schedule:

Sunday at 9 am: Chenrezik, etc., ends at 9:45AM

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Albany KTC News

Upcoming Weekend Program


Teachings, Practice and Empowerment on
The Medicine Buddha by Lama Karma Drodul 
Friday 3/16 7 PM Free Public talk "Healing and the Medicine Buddha Practice"
Saturday & Sunday 10 AM - noon Teaching session 
Saturday 4PM Medicine Buddha Empowerment *Note Refuge is required for empowerments and will be offered if requested..... click to read full post