Welcome to Drikung Seattle!

Drikung Seattle was founded by H.E. Garchen Rinpoche in 2013.  Drikung Seattle is a Dharma center in the Drikung Kagyu tradition of Tibetan Buddhism. All are welcome!

The Center is open!
We request all visitors to please adhere to COVID protocols.

Achi Shrine
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A password is required to access online (Zoom) group practices. For security reasons, this changes weekly.

Please email info@drikungseattle.org for Zoom ID and password.

Please rejoice with us!  With the blessings of our guru Lama Garchen Rinpoche and incredible generosity of our kind donors, Drikung Seattle was able to purchase a house in Shoreline, WA which has officially become a non-profit dharma center as of January 2020.

May All Beings Benefit,

Drikung Seattle Team

H.E Garchen Rinpoche has requested that his disciples around the world recite White Tara mantras as much as possible for all the beings who are suffering from natural disasters now .

Download World Peace Prayer

Lama Abao Returns to Center May 3 through mid-September

Lama Abao will lead weekly practices and lead retreats on Yamantaka, Vajrasattva, Vajrakilaya, Tsewang Dzinpa & Dzambhala, Red Chenrezig-Mahakala-Achi, and Nyengne

Vajrakilaya Empowerment and Retreat July 22-26

Drikung Seattle is going to have Vajrakilaya retreat in July and weekly group practice. There will be a Tsok offering every day during the retreat. Please join us.

If anyone has COVID, please do not come the retreat in person. You can join us in Zoom.

*Everyone must have the Vajrakilaya empowerment then you can join the retreat.*

White Tara Mantra Accumulation

Click to add recitation accumulations for the long-life of H.E. Garchen Rinpoche.

Popular Downloads

Milarepa Guru Yoga & Took  (639KB)

Drikung Kagyu Daily Prayers (3.3Mb)

GBI Prayerbook  (3.7Mb)

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