1 Billion White Tara Mantra Project
For the Long Life of
Garchen Rinpoche & World Peace
1 Billion Amitayus Mantra Accumulation Project
For the Long Life of Garchen Rinpoche
Calendar February 2020

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Founder /Spiritual Director:

His Eminence Garchen Rinpoche

Resident Teacher:

Venerable Dorzin Dhondrup Rinpoche

Drigar Thubten Dargye Ling is a Tibetan Buddhist centre of the Drikung Kagyu lineage, established in Singapore by H.E. Garchen Rinpoche in 2007. It is our heartfelt aspiration to support all students in their practice to purify the two obscurations and to cultivate bodhicitta, love and compassion. Our centre warmly welcomes anyone who wishes to study and practice the holy Buddhadharma.


Jewel Ornament of Liberation Teachings


There will be a series of teachings of Gampopa’s Jewel Ornament of Liberation conducted by Ven. Dorzin Dhondrup Rinpoche commence on 8 Sep 2013, Sunday.

The book “The Jewel Ornament of Liberation” by Gampopa is essential for all practitioners as it provides excellent insights into Buddhist studies and practices. This year’s teaching will be a continuation from last year. Attendants are encouraged to prepare your own book.

Since the establishment of Dri Thubten Dargye Ling Centre in 2007, Ven. Dorzin Dhondrup Rinpoce has diligently conducted many Dharma activities and practices as the Centre’s resident teacher, faithfully fulfilling his root guru H.E. Garchen Rinpoche’s intentions and instructions.

Admission is free. All are welcome. English and Chinese translation will be provided.




Join Us in the Accumulation of 100 million Ami Dewa Mantra!


Please visit http://www.amidewa-retreat.com to contribute your mantra count.

The purpose of reciting the mantra while visualizing Amitabha is to help clear away the deluded energy of desire or attachment from our minds. If this is accomplished, we can live with more kindness, joy and unconditional love for ourselves as well as all beings. 

Read more: Accumulation of 100 million Ami Dewa Mantra 2013

3rd 100 Million Ami Dewa Retreat: Amitabha Jang Chog Puja & Sponsorship Registration


Our Centre's Founder and Spiritual Director, H.E. Garchen Rinpoche will be leading the 3rd 100 Million Ami Dewa Recitation Retreat in Singapore from 28 Aug to 1 Sep 2013.

The Amitabha Jang Chog Puja & Sponsorship is now open for registration. For Amitabha Jang Chog Puja, please take note that the attached form is for fund transfer and cheque payment mode only. If you like to make cash payment, please register in the centre on sunday from 10am to 6pm. You may call the centre before hand.

At the same time, you are welcome to sponsor for the event and accumulate inconceivable merits. May the dharma spread far and wide due to your generosity! Amitofo!

*Please find attached poster and form for further information.


Amidewa Retreat 2013

Click here to download the poster & form.


Buddha Shakyamuni First Turn the Wheel of Dharma & H.H. Kyabgon Chetsang Rinpoche Birthday Celebration


Our centre will be having a Birthday Celebration of H.H. Kyabgon Chetsang Rinpoche on 12 July 2013, Friday, 7.30pm - 9.30pm. This is also an auspicious day of Buddha Shakyamuni First Turnning of the Wheel of Dharma.

His Holiness the Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang Rinpoche is the 37th throne holder of the Drikung Kagyu Lineage and is a manifestation of Chenrezig. He was born on the 4th of the 6th Tibetan month of the Fire-Dog-Year 1946 into the aristocratic family of Tsarong in Lhasa. Many prodigious signs and visions accompanied his birth.

You are welcomed to join this auspicious event!





Anniversay of Lord Jigten Sumgon 2013

We will be holding Lord Jigten Sumgon Anniversary on 3 June 2013, 730pm to 945pm, which led by the centre resident teacher Ven. Dorzin K.C. Dhondrup Rinpoche. Welcome to join the program and make the vast offering of 108 water bowls, flowers, foods, lamps and incenses with us! 

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*Please find attached form for details.



Vesak & Saga Dawa 2013


You are invited to join us for 2 Day Vesak Day Celebration on 24 and 25 May 2013, which is on Friday and Saturday, to commemorates the 3 great occasions of the Buddha's Birth, Enlightenment and Parinirvana.

The celebration is from 10am to 3pm which will led by the centre resident teacher Ven. Dorzin K.C. Dhondrup Rinpoche. Vegetarian lunch will be provided for 2 day celebration. All are welcomed to join us and to accumulate inconceivable merits!

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Read more: Vesak & Saga Dawa 2013

Naga Vase Offering Puja 2013


Date : 01 May 2013, Wednesday
Reporting Time @ Drigar Thubten Dargye Ling : 9 - 9.30am
Puja Time : 10am - 1pm
Puja Venue : Marina South Pier


Read more: Naga Vase Offering Puja 2013



Our beloved guru Garchen Rinpoche 76 years old birthday celebration will be held on 14 April 2013, Sunday from 1030am to 1230pm. During the celebration, we will conduct Guru Yoga Practice, Khatag offering, lamp offering, The Guru Sadhana called "Light Amassment of Blessing" and White Tara Recitation. Welcome to celebrate Garchen Rinpoche birthday with us! 


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*Please find enclosed poster  for the event details.

Garchen Rinpoche Birthday Celebration 2013 Poster


Thousand-arms Chenrezig Nyungne Retreat 2013


The first Thousand-arms Chenrezig Nyungne (2-Days) Retreat will be organized from 29 March 8am to 31 Mar 8am in Drigar Thubten Dargye Ling. It is strictly a stay-in retreat.

Registration is now open. As there are only 20 seats due to the limited space of the centre, the registration is base on a first come first serve basis. Priority will be given to members of Drigar Thubten Dargye Ling.As this retreat is very meritorous and can swiftly purify diseases as well as negative karma, you are welcome to grab this opportunity to sponsor for the retreat, retreatants and establishment of centre if you are unable to attend.

Please feel free to contact 91008081 / 97990080 for inquiry and registration.



*Please find enclosed poster for the details.

Nyungne Retreat 2013 Poster


Life Liberation on 17 Mar 2013


Annual Life Liberation activities will be organized on 17 Mar 2013, Sunday, from 9.30 am to 12.30pm which is led by Ven. Dorzin K.C. Dhondrup Rinpoche, our centre resident teacher.

The benefits of animal liberation practice are immense. Not only do the creatures being liberated receive the benefit and blessing, of which they will rebirth in the higher realm, animal liberation practice is also strongly encouraged for those with illnesses or heavy life obstacles, as by saving the lives of others, one creates the strong karmic cause for long life. All these inconceivable merits accumulated will then be dedicated to the long life of His Eminence Garchen Rinpoche and all glorious lineage masters.

Registration will be open soon. You may register in centre or call 91008081 / 97990080 for further inquiry.

If you are unable to join us, you may also participate in this activity by contributing to the “Life LiberationFund” donation box at the centre. Any amount is most welcome.


*Please find enclosed poster for the details.

Life Liberation 2013 Poster


Chotrul Duchen 2013


We will be commerating Chotrul Duchen and the anniversary of 2 of our lineage masters, Marpa Lotsawa and Jetsun Milarepa on 25th of February, Monday, 8pm - 9.30pm at our centre.

Chotrul Duchen is one of the 4 major days celebrated in Tibetan Buddhism and falls on the 15th day of the 1st month of the Tibetan Calender. On these four major days, it is said that the effects of positive and negative actions are multiplied ten million times.

Chotrul Duchen commmerates the final day of the 15 days of miraculous power display by the Buddha to overpower the six teachers of non-Buddhist views who challenged him.

On this day, it is also one our lineage teacher, Marpa Lotsawa anniversary, which falls on the 15th day of the 1st month. We are also taking the opportunity to commemorate Jetsun Milarepa anniversary which is on the 14th day of the 1st month.

Programme includes supplication to lineage masters, lamp offering, recitation of the 37 practices of Bodhisattvas, White Dzambala prayers, recitation of King of Prayers and dedication.


We welcome all to join us in the programme of Chotrul Duchen and the commeration of our 2 lineage masters on this special day.