- Rigpe Dorje Centre in Montreal,
was established by
the IIIrd Jamgon Kongtrul. The Centre is at 503 - 5th
Ave. in Verdun (x Verdun Ave.) Tel. 514-485-8886.
Lama Tenzin Yongdu, architect of the monastery building of the Jamgon Kongtul at Pullahari, Nepal, and a native of the USA,
usually visits at least once a year.
The regular Program at Centre Rigpe Dorje
can be found online, but it is always a good idea to phone first.
In Canada, Rigpe Dorje Centre is related by lineage to:
- Thrangu Monastery,
est. 2010 in Richmond, B.C.
KSDL, Canadian seat of Karmapa.
7 Laxton Ave., Toronto, ON, M6K 1K8
Tel. (416) 653-5371
- Karma Tekchen Zabsal Ling, Lama Tashi Dondup's centre: 13900
Aurora, Ontario L4G 7C8 Canada
- Palpung Yeshe Chokor,
Choje Lama Karma Phuntsok's centre
Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche also has study groups in Canada:
- Tergar Meditation
Group, Younge Mingyur Rinpoche dharma group in Montreal's West
- Manjushri Centre is a Gelugpa temple under the 14th
Dalai Lama. Geshe Norbu Phuntsok is the resident.. It is at 705 chemin-Chambly in Longueuil, QC,
Tel. (450) 677-5038.