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 August 14=20. 2017

Dear dharma friends, here is this week's schedule
Tuesday 8/15/17    7 PM Chenrezig and Amitabha sadhanas

 
Sunday 8/20/17

9 AM-10 Chenrezig sadhana

10-10:45 Shamata meditation (tranquility meditation) and tonglen (compassion meditation)

11 - 12    Book study on Shantideva's Way of the Bodhisattva, Chapter 8, Meditation continued

Special Upcoming Event:

9/10    Khenpo David Karma Choephel, who is one of the Karmapa's main translators, will be..... click to read full post


This Month at Albany KTC

August 2017

Highlights for August and beyond

On Sunday, August 6th, Clare Lowery will give a review of the 8 Brocades, Chi Gong exercises.

On Sunday, August 13th, we will hold our summer picnic at the Colonie Town Park, along the Mohawk River at noon. Please bring a vegetarian dish to share. Email for directions.

SAVE THE DATE: On Sunday, Sept. 10th, we will be honored to host Khenpo David Karma Choephel, back by popular demand! More information to come as details are being worked out.

Sunday..... click to read full post


Albany KTC News

Past and Future events

Special Upcoming Event:

9/10    Khenpo David Karma Choephel, who is one of the Karmapa's main translators, will be back by popular demand!  He will teach morning and afternoon on Abhidharma, Buddhist Insights into Reality.Click here for more news updates