Welcome to Paldenshangpa Montpellier

Temple Paldenshangpa Montpellier

Due to the current health context, the center is closed until further government orders. Thank you for your understanding.

Founded in 1975 by Kyabje Kalou Rinpoche, the Paldenshangpa Montpellier Buddhist Center is affiliated with the Shangpa School of Tibetan Buddhism and places itself under the spiritual authority of Kalu Rinpoche. Located north of Montpellier, it offers a regular program of meditation practices, teachings and spiritual retreats in a Tibetan temple of traditional style.

  • June 5 to 7: Monlam broadcast live
    Tashi delek to all Dharma brothers and sisters. Despite the current coronavirus crisis and restrictions imposed by the government, however, we do not want to cancel or postpone the monlam that were to take place in June. Kalu Rinpoche and our Shangpa team have decided to keep the monlam broadcast live on Rinpoche’s Facebook page…