List of International Organizations of
Very Venerable Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche

Nepal

Thrangu Tashi Choling Monastery

P.O. Box No. 1287 Boudha-6, Kathmandu, Nepal
Chairman: Choje Lama Wangchuk Topden
Phone: 00977-l-4470763
Email: nbbmec@gmail.com

Thrangu Ngodrup Tsokpa (Monks’ Welfare)
Email: ngodrup.tsokpa@gmail.com

Manager Nyerpa (Steward) Office
Phone: +977-1-4914717

Thrangu Tashi Yangtse Monastery

Namo Buddha-01, Namo Buddha Municipality, Kavre Dist. Bagmati Province, Nepal.
P.O. Box. 1287
Office Tel: +977- 11-683183
Email: ttyoffice1@gmail.com
Chairman: Lama Khamsung Tsewang
Mobile: 9860110406
Secretary : Acharya Pasang Wangdu
Mobile: 977-9867129790 
Website: www.namobuddha.org

Thrangu Sekhar Retreat Center

3 yr. retreat for monks – Located near Baktapur, Nepal
Mailing address:
P.O. Box 1287, Kathmandu, NEPAL

Location: Saraswati Than, Sudal V.D.C., Ward No. 7, Bhaktapur, Nepal
Retreat Master: Drupon Rinpoche Khenpo Lhabu
Khenpo’s Website: www.druponrinpoche.org
Facebook: Thrangu Sekhar Retreat Centre

Thrangu Tara Abbey (Nunnery)

Sitapaila, Nāgārjuna Municipally, Ward No. 5, Swoyambu,
P.O. Box 1287, Kathmandu, Nepal
Phone: 977-1-4287428/ 4276715
Email: thrangu_taraabbey@yahoo.com
Facebook: thrangutaraabbey
Abbot: Khenpo Chonyi Rangdrol

Thrangu Tara Abbey Retreat Center, Sher Gonpa,
Braka, Manang, Nepal.

Shree Mangal Dvip Boarding School

Education for Himalayan Children
P.O. Box 1287, Tinchuli, Boudhanath, Kathmandu, Nepal
Tel: (977-1) 491-5407
Email: himalayanchildren@gmail.com
Website: www.himalayanchildren.org
Facebook: ShreeMangalDvipSchool 
Youtube: Channel Instagram: smd_school
Principal: Acharya Wangchuk Tenzin
Director/Fundraiser: Shirley Blair,
Phone: 00977-1-491-5109

Lumbini Thrangu Monastery

Sacred Garden, West Monastic Zone,
Plot No. MC-131, (Gate No.8), Lumbini, NEPAL
Manager: Karma Sonam
Tel: +977-9841528370
Facebook page: Lumbini-Thrangu-Monastery
(A branch of Vajra Vidhya Buddhist Association, Thrangu Canada Monastery)
Representative and Spokesperson: Gloria Jones
Tel: +977 9851042294
Email: glorialynnjones@gmail.com

India

Vajra Vidya Institute

Sa. 013/70-4-G, Kajoohe, Sarnath 221007 Varanasi, U.P. INDIA
Office Tel: +91-542-259-5744
Email: vajravidya@yahoo.com
Facebook: /vajra.vidya
Website: www.vajravidya.org
Chairman: Khenpo Karma Gendun
Mobile: +91 9415 203 583
General Manager: Lama Lhawang Dhondup
Mobile: +91 9415 217 146
VVI Library: Librarian: Lopon Tashi Phuntsok
Mobile: +91 5422 259 5748
Email: vvlibrary48@yahoo.in
Facebook: /vajravidyalibrary
Vajra Vidya House (Guest House)
Email: vajravidyag.house@yahoo.com
Tel: +91 94152 24361

Vajra Vidya Phulahari Thrangu Monastery

P.O. Sohsarai, Ashanagar Bypass ,
Bihar Sharif , Nalanda, Bihar Pin : 803118
Managers:
Acharya Ngawang Tsultrim: +91-813062149
Archarya Karma Singe: +91-9511024762

Tibet

Thrangu Gompa - Monastery - Kham, TIBET

Yushu Jekundo, Chinghai Province 815000
REPUBLIC OF CHINA
Venerable Lodroe Nyima Rinpoche

Phone: +8613897162288
Email: lodroenyima@hotmail.com
Website: www.thrangu.net

Bhutan

Druk Lhodrak Nyidey Monastery

Bjimena, Khasadrapchu, Thimphu, Bhutan
Phone: +975-1-7841014/ 17922989
Email: lhodraknyidey@gmail.com
(The Very Venerable Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche is the spiritual leader of the monastery.)

Hong Kong

Thrangu Vajrayana Buddhist Centre

Room 912, 9/F., Wah Shing Centre, 11-13 Shing Yip Street,
Kwun Tong, Kowloon, HONG KONG
Tel : (852) 2760 8381 / 2760 8313

Fax : (852) 2763 1799 

Resident Lamas: Lama Sonam and Lama Dawa

E-mail:  hkdawa@gmail.com
Website: www.thranguhk.org

Malaysia

Thrangu Dharma Society 

29, Jalan 12/21 A 46200, Petaling Jaya
Selongor Derul Ehsan, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Resident Lama: Lama Lodro Thaye
Tel: 6-03-75- 8548
Email: tashi.lama@gmail.com
Website:  www.thrangumy.com

Thrangu Dharma Retreat Centre Tambun Ipoh

7.5 mile Tambun-Tg Rambutan Road, 
31400 Ipoh Perak, Malaysia
Center Email: thrangu-tdrc@hotmail.com
Facebook: TDRC.Ipoh

Namo Buddha Buddhist Society

96000 Sibu, Sarawak, Malaysia
Resident Lama: Lama Ngawang
Mobile No: +60-19 828 0000
Tel-fax: +60-84-310418
Email: nbbcsibu@gmail.com
Website: www.namobuddhamy.com

Dro-Phen Jangchub Buddhism Followers Society

No.40-B, Iris Garden Square, Jalan Tong Wei Tah,
93200 Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia
Email: drophenjangchubkuching@gmail.com
Secretary: Mr. Ong Seng Chua 

Mobile: +6 016-8867965 

Map coordinates: 1°31’21.5″N, 110°20’31.1″E

Taiwan

Kaohsiung Vajra Vidya Buddhist Center

5F, No. 147, Ching Nian 2nd Road, 
802 Kaohsiung, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Resident Lama: Lama Kunchen
Tel: 886-7-330 6631/ 3306647
Fax: 886-7-330 6574
Email: lamakunchen2009@gmail.com
Website (In Chinese): www.vvbc.org.tw

Taipei Vajra Vidya Buddhist Center

4F, No.5, Ln. 263, Sec. 3, Minsheng Rd.
Banqiao Dist., New Taipei City 22047 Taiwan (R.O.C.)

Resident Lama: Lama Karma Tsewang

Phone: 886-2-2255-8814
Fax: 886-2-2256-5215 

Email: master@vvct.org
Website (In Chinese): www.vvct.org

Changhua Vajra Vidya Buddhist Center

Nan-Shin Li, YI Shin Street No. 31-1,
 Changhua, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Center Phone: 886-4-762-8771 
Fax: 886-4-762-4243
Resident Lama: Lama Kunchok
Phone: 886-4-729-7339
Mobile: 0920-311998
Email: chtvvc@yahoo.com

Tainan Vajra Vidya Buddhist Center

1st. Floor, No. 611, Section 2, Datong Rd. East District, Tainan City 701, Taiwan, (R.O.C.)
Resident Lama: Lama Shakya
Phone: 886-6-267-1374
Email: shachalama@yahoo.com.tw

Taichung Thrangu Tara Abbey Center

7th floor, No.2, Yongchang 2nd St, Xitun Dist, Taichung City 407, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
Resident teacher: Acharya Karma Tenzin Sangmo and Tsewang Dolma.
Telephone: 886-4-23170263
Fax : 886-4-23170265
Email: tara.abbey@msa.hinet.net
Facebook: Taichung Thrangu Tara Abbey

Thrangu Vajrayana Namo Buddha Center

No.63 Huafu St. Jhonghe City
 Taipei Country 235, Taiwan (R.O.C)

Tel: 886-2-2962-1126

Fax: 886-2-2951-2997
Contact Person: Chen Jing Pang
Email: namo.buddha.tw@gmail.com

Vancouver, B.C.

Thrangu Monastery Canada

Thrangu Vajra Vidhya Buddhist Association
8140 No. 5 Road, Richmond BC, V6Y 2V4,  CANADA
Office: (778) 297-6010
Fax: +1 (778) 297-6033
Director: Dungse Lama Pema
Office Managers: Sangpo Tsering and Martha Ng 
E-mail: office@thrangumonastery.org
Website: www.thrangumonastery.org

Namo Buddha Foundation Canada

(Canadian non-profit charity) Public Foundation Reg. No. 891225211 RR 0001
c
/o Treasurer PO Box 46898, Stn. D. Vancouver, BC CANADA V6J 5M4
Kate Ayers: Communication/Membership
Email: nbfcanada@yahoo.com
website: www.namobuddhacanada.org

Toronto

Karma Tekchen Zabsal Ling, Toronto Thrangu Centre

13900 Leslie St. Aurora, Ontario L4G 7C8 Canada
Resident Lama : Lama Tashi Dondup
Email : tashi.dondup@gmail.com
Phone : (905) 726-8885
Website: www.ktzl.org

Thrangu Dharmakara Canada Foundation

767 Parkland Avenue,
Mississauga. ON, Canada
Post Code :L5H 3G6
Email: thrangudharmakara@hotmail.com

Edmonton, Alberta

Karma Tashi Ling - Buddhist Meditation Society

10502 – 70 Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta
Canada T6H 2E9
Resident Lama: Ani Kunsang
Phone: (780) 633-6157
Website: www.karmatashiling.ca

National Organizations​

Himalayan Children's Fund

P.O. Box 15644 Beverly Hills, California 90209
Director: Debra Ann Robinson-Menzies
Telephone: (310) 395-6616
Website: www.himalayanchildrensfund.org

Namo Buddha Foundation

Director: Khenpo Jigme
P.O. Box 1083, Crestone, Colorado 81131
Phone 719-256-5539
Email: vajravidyacrestone@gmail.com

California

Los Angeles Vajra Vidhya

Director: Sylvia Bercovici, Ph.D.
2934 1/2 Beverly Glen Circle #395
Los Angeles, CA 90077
Phone: (310) 470-1158 or (310) 710-6868
Email: sylviabercovici@gmail.com

Karma Mahasiddha Ling

P.O. Box 655
Idyllwild, CA 92549
Director: Lee Miracle
Phone: (951) 236-7725
Email: mahasiddha.ling@gmail.com

Mahamudra Meditation Center

Contact: Keith Hale

P.O. Box 750681 Petaluma, CA 94975-0681
Email: keithhale10@gmail.com

Marin County Kagyu Repa Dzong


Mill Valley, CA
Contact: Tensung Repa
Email: tensungrepa@gmail.com

Orange County Vajra Vidya Dharma Study and Practice Groups

Director:  Arlene Dorius, Ph.D.
Mahamudra  Group Contact: Arlene Dorius, Ph.D. (949) 200-9764 (949) 290-2364
Email: arlenedorius@gmail.com
Living Awake Group Contact: Linda Brown (949) 494-9928  (949) 413-2405 
Email: lindatdbrown@gmail.com
Sadhana Group Contact:  Molly Schneider (949)856-0926
Email: molly.schneider@uci.edu

Colorado

Vajra Vidya Retreat Center - Crestone

(Thrangu Rinpoche’s Main Retreat Center in N. America)
P. O. Box 1083, Crestone, CO 81131
Resident Lama: Khenpo Lobzang Tenzin
Phone: (719) 256-5539
Email: vajravidyacrestone@gmail.com

Rocky Mountain Thrangu Center

Boulder, Colorado 2955 Valmont Rd #100
Boulder, Co 80306

Email: rockymt.thrangu@gmail.com
Website: www.rockymountainthrangucenter.org

Florida​

Sarasota Vajra Vidya Meditation and Study Group

Contact: Robin Mcgeer
Telephone: 941-355-0245
Email: robinspace50@gmail.com
We offer Shamatha Meditation for beginners and Mahamudra Meditation for advanced practitioners.

Massachusetts​

Cape Ann Vajra Vidya Buddhist Meditation and Study Group

Wenham, Massachusetts
Email: pjmeyerson@gmail.com

Maine​

Vajra Vidya Portland

P.O. Box 7793 Portland, ME 04112 USA

Email: vajravidya108@gmail.com
Website: www.portlandmainebuddhism.org

Vajravidya Downeast Center   

450 Point Road
Hancock, Maine 04640
Contact: Bill & Jane Lawless
Email: lawless108@yahoo.com
Phone: 207-422-3412

England​

Thrangu House Buddhist Center & Thrangu Rinpoche Trust

42 Magdalen Road Oxford, OX4 1RB, GREAT BRITAIN

Secretary: Anuska Shrestha

Phone: 0044-(0)1865-241555

E-mail: secretary@thranguhouse.org.uk

Website: www.thranguhouse.org.uk

Switzerland​

Zurich Vajra Vidya Study Group

Zeltweg 10 CH – 8032 Zürich , Switzerland
Contact: Cornelia Vogelsanger
Phone: 0041 (0)1 261 33 59 0041
Fax: (0)1 261 53 15
E-mail: kest@access.unizh.ch

Germany​

Pende e.V.

A non-profit organizations for donations and sponsorship
Landecker Str. 12, 70329 Stuttgart
Email: spenderservice@pende.org
Website: www.pende.org

Thrangu Tashi Chöling

Resident Master: Lama Kunga
Herstattallee 2, 50769 Köln-Seeberg
EMail: ttc@rinpoche.de 
Website: www.rinpoche.de

Karma Tekchen Yi Ong Ling

Resident Master: Lama Kunga
Retreat Center Halscheid
Auf dem Kuppen 7
51570 Windeck/ Germany
Office Phone: +49-(0)2292-7438
Office Fax: +49-(0)2292-6327
Email: halscheid-retreat@web.de
Website: www.halscheid-retreat.de

Munich Vajra Vidya Study Group

Contact: Dr. Thea Kohler /Wolfgang Kohler
Phone: 089-6991627/ 089-6908688
E-mail: Praxis-Dr-Kohler@t-online.de / wdkohler@gmx.de

The Netherlands​

Vajra Vidya, The Netherlands

Antoon Kamp en Pety Kamp-Toutenhoofd
Schoutenkampweg 111, 3768 AC Soest, The Netherlands
Telephone: 0031 356026262
Website: www.vajravidya.nl
Email: info@vajravidya.nl or nalanda@kpnmail.nl or ptoutenhoofd@hetnet.nl
The Center Address: Birkstraat 95-20, 3768 HD Soest

Austria

Karma Chagchen Ling (Vienna)

Dr. Wolfgang & Elisabeth Leibel
Mariahilfer Str. 61/11/20 A-1060 Wien, AUSTRIA
Phone & Fax: 43-1-913-4796
E-mail: kclvienna@yahoo.com