Kunzang Palyul Choling (KPC)

Kunzang Palyul CholingKunzang Palyul Choling (KPC) is a center for Buddhist study and practice in the Nyingma tradition (Palyul lineage).

It is His Holiness Penor Rinpoche’s first Dharma Center in the western world. Jetsunma Ahkon Lhamo is the founder and Spiritual Director of KPC centers in the United States.

World Headquarters

Mailing Address:

PO Box 88, Poolesville, MD 20837

Phone: 301-710-6259 (please leave a voicemail message)


PO Box 1142, Sedona, AZ 86339

Phone: 877-788-7229


PO Box 8855, Alice Springs NT 0871

Phone: +61 419819005


1215 de la Vina unit J

Santa Barbara, CA 93101

805-680-4826 (phone and text)

email: palyulwest@gmail.com


Temple Location: 18400 River Road, Poolesville, MD 20837

301-710-6259 (please leave a voicemail message)

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