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21 Praises to Tara - Tibetan Dharma Supplies: Tibetan Buddhist Artefacts and Dharma Supplies for practitioners. Thangkas, Rupas, Malas, Tibetan Incense, Ritual aids, Meditation Supplies and much more. KARMAPA CHENNO!!

Atisha Centre: Atisha Buddhist Centre in Bendigo Australia. This site includes information on visiting and staying at Atisha Centre. It also has links to the adjoining Great Stupa of Universal Compassion and Thubten Shedrup Ling Monastery. Course information is regularly updated.

Atisha Buddhist Centre in Darlington: Atisha Buddhist Centre in Darlington, UK, provides online meditation tutorials, information on meditation classes and study programs in the north east of England, and general information about Kadampa Buddhism.

Buddhism & Meditation in Los Angeles: Offers Buddhist meditation classes, meditation retreats and other study programs from the Kadampa Buddhist tradition.

Chicago KTC: Chicago KTC offers ongoing meditation and classes in Kagyu Tibetan Buddhism.

Dharma Friendship Foundation: Buddhist Dharma center in Seattle, Washington offering classes in meditation and Tibetan Buddhism. Also a great Buddhist web resource with teachings in RealAudio. Resident teacher: Venerable Thubten Chodron. Open to everyone.

Dudjom Buddhist Association: We are a Tibetan Buddhist organization of the Nyingma School, and all our activities are dedicated to Kyabje Dudjom Rinpoche, His incarnation and all His enlightened activities all over the world. Our spiritual leader is Kyabje Dudjom Yangsi Pema Osel Rinpoche, and our spiritual advisor is Kyabje Chadral Sangye Dorje Rinpoche.

Dzogchen Community Norway: Dzogchen practice in Norway, links to other communities.


Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition (FPMT): FPMT is an organization devoted to the transmission of the Mahayana Buddhist tradition and values worldwide through teaching, meditation, and community service. Our organization is based on the Buddhist tradition of Lama Tsong Khapa of Tibet as taught to us by our founder Lama Thubten Yeshe and spiritual director Lama Zopa Rinpoche.

Galway Meditation

Healing Buddha Foundation: Segyu Gaden Dhargye Ling: About the Foundation: The Healing Buddha Foundation is dedicated to the dissemination of the Buddhadharma. This non-profit tax-exempt foundation was established in 1985 by Venerable Segyu Choepel Rinpoche to promote the study and practice of Tibetan Buddhism, Buddhist psychology and Tibetan Tantric Medicine as taught within the Gelugpa Lineage and Sed-Gyued Datsang Tantric Colleges of India, Nepal, and Tibet.

Heian International Publishers: HEIAN (pronounced "hey-an") means "peace" in Japanese. Our selection of books about Asia hopes to promote peace through a better understanding between cultures. Adults will enjoy our books on Asian philosophy, art, religion, and literature, and may find our dictionaries especially useful. Children will find delight in our colorful fairy tales and nature stories.

Intl Dzogchen Community: Site of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu Rinpoche's Intl Dzogchen Community. Links to local sites.

Jampel Canterbury Mahayana Buddhist Centre: A member of the New Kadampa Tradition. The Centre runs introductory meditation classes, a study programme, and a full range of pujas (chanted meditations). Classes also in Ramsgate and Gillingham.

Kadampa Buddhism in Ireland: Kadampa Buddhist Centres in Belfast, Galway and Dublin offer meditation classes for the beginner to the yogi or yogini! Lots of workshops and evening classes go visit for more details...

Kadampa Buddhism in Westchester, New York: Vajra Light Meditation Center is a member of the New Kadampa Tradition of Mahayana Buddhism that offers the path of wisdom and compassion as revealed through the 18 published works and teachings of Ven. Geshe Kelsang Gyatso. All teachings at the Center are given in English by American Buddhist monk, Gen Kelsang Wangchuk. Programs for all levels that are open to anyone.

Karma Mahasiddha Ling: aka Idyllwild Dharma Center: A meditation center under the guidance of Venerable Thrangu Rinpoche, whose sole purpose is to provide an environment for practicing Tibetan Buddhist methods of meditation with the intention of awakening compassion and loving-kindness in our hearts and through this process, gain insight into the radiant true nature of our minds.

Karma Triyana Dharmachakra:This is the North American seat of His Holiness the Gyalwa Karmapa, Ogyen Trinley Dorje, Supreme Head of the Karma Kagyu School of Tibetan Buddhism.

Kopan Monastery: A Buddhist Monastery in the Tibetan Tradition, in Nepal, offering introductory and advanced meditation courses.


Lama Lobsang Samten - Canada, Quebec, Tibetan Buddhism Monastery: Lama Lobsang Samten, from Konpo Gajang Monastry ( Ganden Jangtse Monastry in Mundgod, India ), is totally devoted to the Dharma teaching in Canada. He is giving several buddhist activities in order to help the population to understand and to practice the Dharma such as seminars, conferences, teaching and meditation classes and more.

Madhyamaka Buddhist Centre: Madhyamaka Centre is one of the largest Buddhist Centre's in the UK located in tranquil countryside, near York . Our website includes general information about our tradition and our teacher as well as information about forthcoming retreats and courses at the centre, including 'Learn to Meditate' weekends.

Mahakankala Buddhist Center: Mahakankala Buddhist Center In Santa Barbara CA Offers Buddhist meditation instruction, guided meditation retreats and other study programs from the Kadampa Buddhist tradition.

Masters of Meditation and Miracles : Lives of the Great Buddhist Masters of India and Tibet: Tulku Thondup, Harold Talbott. Published 1999.

Meditation in Wales - Dharmavajra Kadampa Buddhist Centre: Meditation in Wales - Dharmavajra Kadampa Buddhist Centre. From a residential Centre in Swansea we provide Buddhist meditation instruction, guided meditation retreats and other study programs from the Kadampa Buddhist tradition throughout South Wales.

Meditation Program: A programme of year round introductory meditation courses in the Tibetan Tradition of Buddhism at Kopan Monastery in Nepal. The courses offer introduction to Buddhist philosophy, teach meditation and advice on how to integrate the teachings of the Buddha into everyday life. Courses are between 7 to 10 days.

Milarepa, Yogi of Tibet - Buddhist Saint:Summary of the life of Milarepa, widely known Tibetan Saint. He rose above the miseries of his childhood and took to a solitary life of meditation in the Himalayas until he had achieved the pinnacle of the enlightened state, never to be born again into the whirlpool of worldly existence.

New Kadampa Tradition: The New Kadampa Tradition has its roots in Tibetan Buddhism but now due to the kindness of Ven Geshe Kelsang Gyatso all these profound and wonderful teachings are available in Western languages.


Potala Tours & Travels Pvt Ltd.: Ours is a Travel Company partly owned by the Tibetan Government in exile headed by the H.H the Dalai Lama. We promote Tibetan Culture, religious medicine and astronomy. We also organise group tours and Buddhist rites in India, Nepal and Tibet and even Buddhist teaching and meditations.

Rangrig Yeshe: Rangrig Yeshe was founded by The Venerable Shyalpa Rinpoche, and is dedicated to preserving Buddhist teachings and to promoting the benefit of all sentient beings. Shyalpa Rinpoche teaches in fluent English and has established meditation and retreat centers in the United States and Nepal. Rinpoche's profound understanding of Western culture allows him to teach in a manner which can be fresh, direct, and of unique benefit to each individual.

Root Institute for Wisdom Culture: A socially engaged Dharma centre in the Tibetan Tradition, located in Bodhgaya, India. The Institute provides meditation and philosophy courses, as well as charitable health care projects for local community.

Serlingpa Retreat Center: The page is a resume of our basic way of working, our facilities, our philosophy, etc., Serlingpa Center is located in the Central area of the Mexican Republic, 3 hours by bus from Mexico City, and it is both for group and individual retreats. Our main temple is dedicated to Buddha, with Tibetan ornaments and style.

Shambhala International: Shambhala is an international community of 165 meditation centers led by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche. Free meditation instruction is available at all of our centers-as well as a wide variety of classes and programs in meditation, Buddhist teachings and many other disciplines. Shambhala was founded in the Seventies as the Vajradhatu Organisation by Vidyadhara Cho¨gyam Trungpa Rinpoche. The current lineage holder, Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche holds the Lineages of Kagyu, Nyingma and Shambhala.

Thubten Choling: Thubten Choling is a Dharma Center on Vancouver Island, BC, Canada. It offers a variety of Mahayana and Vajrayana teachings. Jhampa Shaneman, the instructor, was a Buddhist monk for 14 years in India in the '70's. Various talks are available to read on this site.

Tse Chen Ling Center for Tibetan Buddhist Studies & Bookstore: Located in San Francisco, CA. We offer classes in meditation and Buddhist Studies. We have a resident teacher, Geshe Ngawang Dakpa, and many other teachers who teach on a regular basis, including Ven. Robina Courtin & Ngawang Chotak.

Tushita Meditation Centre: The homepage of Tushita Meditation Centre in Dharamsala, India.


Vajrapani Institute: We are a 22-year old Tibetan Buddhist retreat center in the Santa Cruz mountains in Northern California. We have hosted an incredible array of Tibetan Buddhist Master including His Holiness the Dalai`Lama. We have private retreat cabins for personal retreat with delicious vegetarian meal delivery and also rent our facility out to other groups. We also host courses and retreats on a variety of topics and have an introductory class every Thursday evening, from 6-7pm at the Boulder Creek Public Library and a study group in the Santa Cruz area.

Welcome to Tara Mandala Buddhist Retreat Center: Tara Mandala is a rustic wilderness retreat center in Colorado featuring vast views of the San Juan Mountains, and retreat cabins for individual retreat. We host summer camping retreats for groups featuring Buddhist teachers and Tibetan Lamas. We also offer other Western and Eastern teachers including our founder Tsultrim Allione.

Yamantaka: A site for practitioners of Yamantaka, the wrathful aspect of Manjursri. The site offers access to retreats, texts and other practitioners.

Yungdrung Bo¨n: This site has the purpose of giving a clear exposition of a tradition little known to the general public: Yungdrung Bo¨n, The native religion of Tibet.


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