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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.

New! HH 17th Karmapa 2018
New! The Third Karmapa’s Aspiration Prayer (Khenpo Tsulnam Rinpoche)
New! “Vivid Awareness” Oral Transmission of book  (Thrangu Rinpoche)
New! Monlam 2017 & 2018
New! Bodhisattva Vow (Mingyur Rinpoche)
New! Gampopa’s Jewel Ornament of Liberation (Lama Tenzin)
 Lopon Chenmo Dong Yonten Gyatso Video Teaching
 April 2019 & May 2019
ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION, Thurs. April 4 at  7pm
Lama Tenzin will be teaching at the University of Toronto, Emmanuel College Chapel, Rm 319.
THE 4 DHARMAS OF GAMPOPA with Lama Tenzin, Sat. April 6 & April 13
This stanza was composed by Gampopa in the 12th century, and explains the gradual path to enlightenment for the three different types of individuals. It is a highly beneficial study for beginners and advanced students alike. All welcome.
HEART SUTRA by Khenpo Tsulnam Rinpoche
Sat. April 27 & Sun. April 28, 10 am – 4 pm (lunch break at noon)
Long Chod Wed. May 29, 10 am – 4 pm
June 2019
Nyungne Retreat June 11 – 17 (More info. TBA)
Nyungne 1 June 11 & 12
Nyungne 2 June 13 & 14
Nyungne 3 June 15 & 16& 17
July 2019
Monlam Fri. July 12 – Sun. July 14
Prayer for world peace with Monlam at the Tibetan Cultural Center (more info. TBA).


Tuesday, August 6 and Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at 7pm. H.E. Khandro Rinpoche has accepted our invitation to teach in Toronto during her 2019 North American tour.  More information to be announced.


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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