His Eminence the 3rd
Jamgon Kongtrul Rinpoche,
Lodro Chokyi Senge

Rigpe Dorje Centre is a project of the
RIGPE DORJE FOUNDATION founded by His Eminence the Third Jamgon Kongtrul Rinpoche and under the direction of His Eminence the Fourth Jamgon Kongtrul Rinpoche.

503, 5e Avenue - MONTRÉAL (Verdun), Québec H4G 2Z2 Canada

His Eminence the 4th
Jamgon Kongtrul Rinpoche,
Lodro Chokyi Nyima

Acharya Choying Gyurmey, resident Lama

Acharya Choying Gyurmey was ordained as a monk by the Very Venerable Khenpo Tsultrim Gyamtso Rinpoche in 1992 when he was 10 years old. He was then admitted to Lava Kagyu Thekchen Ling Monastery in India. After completing basic monastic training and education in Tibetan language, scriptures, rituals and Buddhist history, he joined the 13-year Acharya Program in Higher Buddhist Philosophy at the Rigpe Dorje Monastic Institute at Lava Kagyu Tekchen Ling Monastery. He successfully completed the program in 2014 and was conferred the Masters (Acharya) Degree in Higher Buddhist Philosophy on April 15, 2015 by His Eminence the Fourth Jamgon Kongtrul Rinpoche.

Partial Reopening of Centre for In-person Practice

The Centre is open for our regular Sunday Shamatha meditation sessions. These sessions are also shared on Zoom. For now, all other teachings and meditation sessions will be shared solely on Zoom.

At the Centre, we are doing all we can to provide a safe and comfortable environment for people wishing to meditate together, and with Acharya Choying Gyurmey. The vaccination passport is required and all public health measure will be adhered to.

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