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

December 2-8, 2019

Dear Dharma Friends,

Tuesday, 12/3 (NO TUESDAY PRACTICE until further notice)
Thursday, 12/5 7 PM Phowa practice (for those who have had training)
Opener: Joan

Saturday 12/7 10 AM Ngondro practice (for qualified students)
Opener: Feeli

4 - 7 PM Holiday Party at Marilyn McKee's home please bring a dish or
non-alcoholic beverage to share (for address email nelskent@gmail.com)

Sunday 12/8

9 AM Medicine Buddha sadhana
10:00 shamata (tranquility meditation) and tonglen..... click to read full post

This Month at Albany KTC

January 2020

** Please Note: The center will re-open on Sunday, January 12 for public programs.

Sunday Practices at 9am: (45 minutes. Please arrive early...practice begins promptly.)

     January 12th: Medicine Buddha practice

     January 19th: Chenrezig practice

     January 26th: Medicine Buddha practice

Every Sunday at 10am: (45 minutes, followed by tea break) :

     Meditation: Shamatha (calm abiding), walking meditation, tonglen. ( Please arrive early...practice begins..... click to read full post

Albany KTC News

December 2019

Holiday Potluck Party 
When:  Saturday 12/7 4 - 7 PM
Where: Marilyn McKee's 
(for details email nelskent@gmail.com)

Please Note: The center will be closed from December 16 to Jan. 12.Click here for more news updates