Tibetan Buddhist Society
We are a meditation centre in Vancouver, British Columbia that practices in the Gelug tradition of Tibetan Buddhism.
Zasep Tulku Rinpoche
The Venerable Zasep Tulku Rinpoche, is an internationally respected teacher of Gelugpa Buddhism. Born in Tibet in the province of Kham in 1948, Zasep Tulku Rinpoche was recognized as the 13th incarnation of Lama Konchog Tenzin of Zuru Monastery.
Since 1976 Rinpoche has taught in Australia, Canada, and the United States and has Dharma centres in each of these countries. Rinpoche travels extensively and regularly offers teachings, initiations and retreats.
Zasep Rinpoche now resides in Nelson, British Columbia where he established the Gaden for the West retreat centre Gaden Tashi Choling.
News & Events
H.E. Zasep Tulku Rinpoche will be teaching via a live YouTube stream on Sundays at 2:00 PM Pacific Time.
You can watch all Rinpoches YouTube teachings at the Gaden for the West YouTube Channel click here:
Many have asked how they may make an offering to Rinpoche during or following teachings. If you would
like to offer dana to Rinpoche at any time, you may
visit the Gaden for the West website. Click below: