Current Projects

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  • Surmang Shedra

    Capping a decade-long effort, plans are now underway to complete and launch the shedra—monastic college—over the coming summer and fall at Surmang Dutsi Til monastery in eastern Tibet.

  • Surmang Nunnery

    We offer a modest amount of support each year to Surmang Nunnery and its educational programs for children—managed by the nephew of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche.

Announcing the Surmang Shedra Consecration

The Konchok Foundation is delighted to announce the consecration of the Surmang Shedra on August 3, 2018. This represents the culmination of a fifteen-year effort to build and launch the shedra (monastic college) at Surmang Dutsi Til monastery in Tibet. The Twelfth Trungpa, Chökyi Senge Rinpoche, has personally invited donors to Surmang and students of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche and …