Gainsville Karma Thegsum Chöling

Mailing address:
1216 NW 9th Ave.
Gainesville, FL 32601

Phone: 352-335-1975
Resident teacher: Lama Losang (David Bole),
Secretary: Suzanne Kragiel,
External site:

Gainesville Karma Thegsum Choling was founded in 1988 by Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche. Our resident teacher, Lama David Bole, leads our Sunday meetings. The center regularly hosts Tibetan Buddhist masters in the Karma Kagyu tradition. To receive information on these visits, join our e-mail list at

We meet at Gainesville KTC, 1216 NW 9th Ave., Gainesville, FL 32601

Weekly Practice Schedule

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11:00 a.m-12:30 p.m.
Gainesville KTC, 1216 NW 9th Ave., Gainesville, FL 32601
Meditation, dharma teachings, Chenrezig sadhana.
Visitors are welcome and meditation instruction is available.

6:45 pm
Traditional Acupuncture Center, 1216 NW 9th Ave, Gainesville
Lama Losang ( David Bole ) teaches a class "Following the Path of Dharma," using the text Karma Chakme's Mountain Dharma by Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche.

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