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

November 11-17, 2019

Dear Dharma Friends,

On this Veterans Day we offer prayers for peace and protection

Tuesday 11/12 7 PM Chenrezig and Amitabha sadhana

Opener: Clare

Thursday 11/14 7 PM Phowa practice (sorry, qualified students only)
Opener: Joan
Saturday 11/16 10 AM - noon and 2PM - 4  Dakpo Targyen class with Lama Zopa (qualified students only)
Sunday 11/17. Closed for 1,000 Arm Chenrezig program at KTD.  If interested in attending, please call KTD to register..... click to read full post

This Month at Albany KTC

November 2019

Albany Karma Thegsum Chöling Schedule for November 2019

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

   November 3rd: Chenrezig

   November 10th: Medicine Buddha

   November 17th: Chenrezig

   November 24th: Medicine Buddha

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

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

Albany KTC News

November events

Prayers continue at Karme Ling Retreat Center for the parinirvana of our beloved master Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche.Click here for more news updates