Drikung Kagyu Dharma Center
is a form of religious institution,
where Senge Tenzin Rinpoche, his monks and students gather regularly
in the centre to study and practice teachings of Buddha dharma.
Occussionally, the centre invite and host Buddhist teachings by
espected Buddhists teachers.
The Dharma Centre addresses are:
Fl. 5th, No.30, Lane 136, MingQuan E.Road,
Sec. 6,Taipei, 114, Taiwan, R.O.C.
Tel: (886)2-2791-9920 Fax: (886)2-2793-0447
A brief story about the
The founder of Taipei
Drikung Kagyu Dharma Centre is His Holiness the Drikung
Kyabgon Chetsang. For decades, Drikung Chetsang appointed several
Rinpoches and monks of Drikung Kagyu Order to be the resident religious
teacher in the Dharma Center.
In 2001, Senge Tenzin Rinpoche
was offered the opportunity to be the resident, religious teacher
of in the Dharma Centre. Since then,
Senge Rinpoche has been giving Buddhists teachings in general and
transmitting the prefound meditation practices on the Fivefold Paths
of Mahamudra, and Six Yogas of Niropa and Phowa teachings to hundreds
of Taiwanes Buddhist students.
In 2003, Senge Tenzin Rinpoche
found the Nagarjuna Dharma centre in Taichung city (two hours drive
Pilgrims and Dharma Activities
of Senge Tenzin Rinpoche
In 2002, Senge Tenzin Rinpoche
took a group of his follow students on pilgrim to Drikung Thil monastery,
(the main monastery of the Drikung Kagyu Order in Tibet), to the
sacred Mount Kailash, western Tibet, Lhasa (the capital city of
Tibet), Riwo-Tse Nga, (the residence of Manjushri, the Buddha of
Wisdom, in the mainland, China).
In 2003, Senge Tenzin Rinpoche
brought a group of his students on the inauguration ceremony of
the Songtsen library, in Dhera Dun, northeast India. On the special
occussion, the Senge Rinpoche's group offered a long life Mandala
offering to His Holiness the Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang and distrubuted
money, butter-tea and food to roughly three hundred monks and nuns
on behave of the Taipei Drikung Kagyu Dharma Centre
In 2004, on the historical Monkey
Year Teaching of Drikung Kagyu Order and inauguratoin of the great
Lotus stupa, Senge Tenzin Rinpoche attended the teachings with a
group of his follow students at Lumbini, in Nepal. During the eight
days teachings by the most respected masters of Drikung Kagyu Order,
including His Holiness the Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang, to over nine
thousands attendances of the monks, nuns and the western and eastern
Monkey Year Teaching is one
of the three most important religious gathering of the Drikung Kagyu
Order of Tibetan Buddhism. On that glorious celebration, Senge Tenzin
Rinpoche and his group sponsored one of the eight days of the teaching.
On the day, Senge Rinpoche and group made a long life Mandala offering
to His Holiness Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang and distrubuted money to
all the monks and nuns.
In June 2004, Senge Tenzin Rinpoche
made his first time visit Limi with a group of 14 Taiwanees. Limi
is located northwest Nepal. The villagers have special spiritual
connection with the precious reincartions of Senge Tenzin Rinpoche.
In fact, Senge Tenzin Rinpoche is also known as Limi Tulk, (the
reincarnation of Limi). Therefore, Senge Tenzin Rinpoche's visit
to Limi is like going to home for him. The villagers of Limi has
requested and prayed for this occussion for decades.
Since Senge Tenzin Rinpoche
become as the spiritual master of the Taipei Drikung Kagyu Dharma
Centre and Nagarjuna Dharma Centre, he has achieved a great success
in spreeding the teachings of Buddhism in Taiwan and was able to
raise fun from many generous devotees for various purposes including
building Gomoche monastery in Dolpo, helping young monks from Kailash