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

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Closed This Week Due to Building Repairs

Hello everyone,

Our center will be closed this Sunday through at least next Saturday, September 12th, due to unscheduled building repairs following a small fire that occurred in the fourth floor of our building, the Reading Building.  We sincerely regret the inconvenience! We will of...

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No Tuesday Discussion & Green Tara This Week!

No Tuesday Discussion and Green Tara Group this Week!  We sincerely apologize for this inconvenience; our center not be available this Tuesday evening as our building is closed for unscheduled but necessary repairs.  We'll provide updated information as we receive it!

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Dalai Lama Philadelphia Teachings, Oct 26 & 27

Dear TBC Friends,

We're pleased to share with you the news that on October 26 & 27, His Holiness 14th Dalai Lama will be in Philadelphia where he will receive the Liberty Medal from the National Constitution Center, plus give two public talks.  Our visit is being co-hosted by our...

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No Addictions Group This Week

Due to Unscheduled but Necessary Building Repairs, Our Addictions Group Will Not be Meeting This Week

Our "Addictions Group" is a small group that meets on the first Saturday of each month, from 10-11:30 AM.

The group began as a three-part set of teachings, and...