Welcome to the Chenrezig Tibetan Buddhist Center of Philadelphia
Losang Samten

Welcome to our TBC website. We are a non-sectarian organization, founded in 1991 to cultivate compassion and loving kindness, based on the philosophy and methods taught by His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso. Our Spiritual Director is Venerable Losang Samten. Our activities are open to people of all levels of experience and knowledge. We thank you for visiting our website, and invite you to visit our center, too!

News and Announcements


Events Calendar

His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama NYC Teachings

We would like to share with everyone, and especially our local friends, that His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama will be offering teachings just down the New Jersey Turnpike in New York City, November 2nd, 3rd and 4th.  Here are the listings as they appear on dalailama.com

Tickets to...


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Guest Teacher Lama Lena at the TBC

Two Day Teaching (plus Sunday Morning Sangha) by Visiting Teacher, Lama Lena (Yeshe Kaytup)

What:  Shabkar's, Flight of the Garuda

When:      ...


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Sunday Mornings at our Center

9am to 10am   The Art of Happiness, by His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso, and Howard Cutler, M.D.

Arising out of a series of interviews with His Holiness the Dalai Lama, The Art of Happiness offers a window into the meeting...


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Discovering Buddhism Practice/Study Group

Our Discovering Buddhism Practice/Study group is a community of students and friends from around the US and Canada, who meet online and by telephone conference to study the buddhadharma!  Please join as we get set together, to begin...