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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Ven. Lama Rinchen Phuntsok Labor Day Teachings

We are pleased announce that this Labor Day weekend, August 29th, 30th and 31st, the Chenrezig Tibetan Buddhist Center of Philadelphia will host Dzogchen master, Venerable Lama Rinchen Phuntsok, for three days of teachings and retreat at our center!  A long time friend of our center, Lama...


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Sunday Mornings at our Center

Sunday Morning Sangha   

Led by Lama Losang Samten, Rinpoche, when he is in town, and our senior teaching students and invited guest teachers from around the world on other weeks, mantra meditation, shamatha (calm abiding) meditation,...


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No Tuesday Evening Meditation This Week

Please note!  We won't be having our Tuesday evening silent meditation this week.  Please check back later in the week regarding next Tuesday as well.  Thanks.

Tuesday evenings from 7:00 to 8:30pm, our beautiful meditation space opens to all for silent meditation and...


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Wednesday Discussion & Green Tara Group

Wednesday (previously Thursday) evenings, 7:00 to 8:30pm

Led by Jeffrey Carr

Now bringing you Mother Tara one day earlier each week! Open to everyone with a desire to learn more about developing compassion and wisdom in the Buddhist tradition...