Katog Ratna Ling
Katog Choling Tibetan Cultural Center
Katog Choling Tibetan Cultural Center (Katog Ratna Ling) in Lafayette, Louisiana was founded by Khentrul Lodrö Thaye Rinpoche in 2004 to provide a place for spiritual practice and Tibetan cultural activities. Based on the Nyingma school of Tibetan Buddhism, the dharma center has weekly online meditations which are open to everyone. For more information click here.
Although in person meetings have been discontinued due to the pandemic, our organization is offering free audio of teachings that can support those interested in Buddhism or interested in a spiritual path. You can access them here under "listen to a teaching".
Katog Choling Tibetan Cultural Center in Lafayette, Louisiana was founded by Khentrul Lodrö Thaye Rinpoche in 2004 to provide a place for spiritual practice and Tibetan cultural activities. Based on the Nyingma school of Tibetan Buddhism, the dharma center has weekly meditations on Bodhicitta and Heart Sutra.
Monthly events include the Twenty-one Taras Tsog. Classes are held regularly to study the dharma teachings of Khentrul Rinpoche. The Lafayette center serves as a hub for students of Vajrayana Buddhism in Baton Rouge and New Orleans, however anyone seeking a spiritual path is welcome.
Khentrul Rinpoche visits the center regularly to give teachings on mind training and meditation.
More information can be found on our FAQ.
Click here to see our live calendar.
* Please arrive a few minutes before meditations to get settled.
Sundays:Bodhicitta Practice 10am
Thursdays:Heart Sutra 7pm
2nd Wednesday of the month:Tara Dance
Monthly:Tara Mantra Accumulations and Guru Rinpoche Tsok
Orientation:Orientation to Katog Choling Meditations by request
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Address: Katog Choling Tibetan Cultural Center
529 Wilson St.
Lafayette, LA 70503
Mailing Address: P O Box 53753
Lafayette, LA 70505
Phone: 337 453 4000
Email: [email protected]