The Jefferson Tibetan Society

P.O. Box 874  Charlottesville, VA  22902 


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H.H. Dalai Lama
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Further Information

Our Annual Events Include:
  • Saga Dawa Celebration - each May or June, depending on the lunar calendar
  • His Holiness the Dalai Lama's Birthday Picnic Celebration - each year around July 6th
  • Lama Tsongkhapa's Day - each December
  • New Year's Celebration of Prayers - around January 1st
  • Tibetan New Year's Celebration - each February or March, depending on lunar calendar

Ways to provide support
For those who would like to make a tax-deductible donation towards the support of the Jefferson Tibetan Society's resident Tibetan Buddhist monk or towards our development of a retreat center in Central Virginia, please send donations to:

Jefferson Tibetan Society
P.O. Box 874
Charlottesville, VA 22902

Or e-mail us at


Volunteers are always appreciated for numerous projects at our Dharma Center and to help out with special activities. Please contact us if you are interested in providing volunteer services.


His Holiness the Dalai Lama's Public Talks

To hear recordings of His Holiness the Dalai Lama's public talks given in Boston and New York City, Fall 2003, please visit