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 April 22-28, 2019

Dear Dharma friends,

 
Tuesday 4/23 7 PM Green Tara sadhana
Opener: Clare
 
Saturday 4/27 10 AM - 3  In celebration of Earth Day, please join KTD Khenpos and Lamas at Red Robin Song Animal Sanctuary and Rescue, 94 Schoolhouse Road, West Lebanon, NY 12195.
 
Sunday 4/28 We are pleased to welcome our special visiting guests from the Unitarian Universalists

9:00 Chenrezig sadhana
10:00 shamata (tranquility) meditation and tonglen (compassion) meditation
11:00 teaching..... click to read full post


This Month at Albany KTC

April 2019

Special Teaching April 12-14: Webcast teaching by Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche: "Loving-Kindness and Compassion". 5 sessions: Friday 7pm, Sat. 10:30am & 3:30pm, Sun.10:30am & 2:30pm. Webcasting exclusively to KTC centers. More details at KTD calendar .

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

   April 7th: Medicine Buddha

   April 14th: Chenrezig

   April 21st: Medicine Buddha

   April 28th: Chenrezig

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Albany KTC News

April events

Special Teaching April 12-14: Webcast teaching by Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche: "Loving-Kindness and Compassion". 5 sessions: Friday 7pm, Sat. 10:30am & 3:30pm, Sun.10:30am & 2:30pm. Webcasting exclusively to KTC centers. More details at KTD calendar .

The Tang Museum at Skidmore College is presenting an exhibit of Tibetan art entitled The Second Buddha: Master of Time, related to Padmasambhava, the Tantric Master who established Buddhism in Tibet, from Feb 9 to May 19.The museum is..... click to read full post