Potala Tibetan Buddhist Meditation Centre is supported solely by donations and memberships. All membership and donation monies go directly toward our operating costs, which include, organizing retreats, leading weekly meditations, purchasing resources for our lending library and maintaining an Internet presence. From time-to-time we also make donations to various Gaden for the West initiatives.


As a member or a donor you will be helping to keep the dharma and meditation practice alive and flourishing in Thunder Bay and in many other locations where our practitioners are located.


Annual Membership is $50 (regular) or $25 (reduced rate) and membership year is April 1 – March 31

Membership includes access to our extensive library of books and DVDs on Buddhism as well as discounts on retreat and workshop fees.


Membership and donation monies can be sent by Interac e-transfer, PayPal or cheque as described below.

Send via Interac e-transfer to: potala@potala.ca     E-transfers must originate from Canadian bank accounts.
You will receive an email confirming that your donation has been received.

Send using PayPal … please include your name, email address and reason for payment by clicking on the area marked What’s this payment for? on the PayPal Donate screen. Donations from outside of Canada are most easily made using PayPal.

Send by cheque … please make payable to Potala Tibetan Buddhist Meditation Centre.If you are a new member please complete and include the Potala Membership form found at the link below.

Mail to:

Potala Meditation Centre

c/o Treasurer

392 Bay St.

Thunder Bay ON  P7B 1S6



Thank you for your ongoing support. As always, if you have questions please email us at Potala@Potala.ca

We will issue Canadian donation receipts for income tax purposes annually.



 We warmly invite you to join with us in the study and practice of the dharma

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