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 or September 16-22, 2019

Dear Dharma friends,
Tuesday 9/17 7 - 8 PM Chenrezig and Amitabha sadhana
Opener: Clare
Saturday 9/21 10 AM - 12 noon & 2 - 4 PM Dakpo Targyen class w Lama Zopa (qualified students only)
Opener: Nelson
Sunday 9/22

9 AM Chenrezig sadhana

10:00 shamata meditation (calm abiding) and tonglen (compassion meditation)

11:00 - 12 Lama Zopa teaching: How to Listen to the Dharma

Opener: Nelson
Wishing all sentient beings peace, happiness and well..... click to read full post

This Month at Albany KTC

September 2019

Albany Karma Thegsum Chöling Schedule for September 2019

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

   September 1st: Medicine Buddha

   September 8th: Chenrezig

   September 15th: Medicine Buddha

   September 22nd: Chenrezig

   September 29th: Medicine Buddha

Every Sunday at 10am: (45 minutes, followed by tea break) :Meditation: Shamatha (calm abiding), walking meditation, tonglen. ( Please arrive early...practice..... click to read full post

Albany KTC News

October event

WHAT:   Way of the Bodhisattva Teaching by Khenpo David Choephel 
WHEN:  October 26 and 27 
WHERE: Albany KTC, 199 Washington Ave., Rensselaer NY Click here for more news updates