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Karma Sonam Dargye Ling (KSDL) Tibetan Buddhist Temple, charitable registration number 118977867 RR0001,  is the Canadian Seat of His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa, Orgyen Trinley Dorje of the Karma Kagyu lineage, founded in 1976 by the Venerable Lama Namse Rinpoche.  The Resident Lama is Lama Tenzin Dakpa. We are a Vajrayana Dharma Centre offering meditation classes and Deity Practice (Green Tara, White Tara, Chenrezig, Medicine Buddha, etc.). We also have Introduction to Buddhism classes for beginners, and Buddhist retreats. We are located at 12 Maynard Ave., Toronto, Canada.



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Beloved Khenpo Karther Rinpoche, Abbot of Karma Triyana Dharmachakra, passed on Sunday Oct. 6 unexpectedly.  “Dharma students can come to pay their respects, offer a white blessing scarf, make good aspirations and join the chanting. They may also bring traditional offerings of flowers and incense” at Karme Ling Retreat in New York now while “Khenpo Rinpoche is resting in thukdam“.  The cremation ceremony is on Sunday Oct. 20, 2019 at Karme Ling.  Please visit for more information.
Karma Sonam Dargye Ling will be hosting an Amitabha puja for Khenpo Karther Rinpoche on Nov. 24, the 49th day after his death, in conjunction with Day Two of the Commemoration of the 10th anniversary of the death of Lama Namse Rinpoche.


 HH 17th Karmapa 2018
 The Third Karmapa’s Aspiration Prayer (Khenpo Tsulnam Rinpoche)
“Vivid Awareness” Oral Transmission of book  (Thrangu Rinpoche)
New! Monlam 2013
 Bodhisattva Vow (Mingyur Rinpoche)
 Gampopa’s Jewel Ornament of Liberation (Lama Tenzin)
 Lopon Chenmo Dong Yonten Gyatso Video Teaching
October 2019
LONG CHOD, Oct.  23, 10 am – 4 pm
November 2019
LONG AMITABHA PUJA, Nov. 23 & 24, 10 am – 4 pm
In honour of the passing of our beloved teacher Lama Namse Rinpoche.  Nov. 24 will be an Amitabha Puja to mark the 49th day of the passing of Khenpo Karther Rinpoche in addition to the  commemoration of  the 10th anniversary of the parinirvana of Lama Namse Rinpoche.


KSDL is once again offering a Tibetan Language class. These classes will take place Saturday mornings from 9am to 10am, just before the Green Tara puja and will be offered weekly whenever a Green Tara is scheduled for a Saturday.  Come a little early and bring a notebook.
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