Welcome to Paldenshangpa Montpellier

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.