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The Buddhist Institute

UCF is excited to announce that the Buddhist Institute of Universal Compassion is now open and ready to serve you.

Our Tibetan Buddhist Temple in Spokane, WA offers public teaching and meditation Saturday at 6:30 PM (for more advanced practitioners) and Sunday at 10:00 AM, led by Venerable Geshe Thupten Phelgye.

Please come and enjoy the privilege of receiving a teaching from an authentic Master who served on the Tibetan Parliament in Exile with H.H. the 14th Dalai Lama.

Buddhist Institute Buddhist temple Spokane
Geshe Phelgye teaching at the Buddhist Institute of Universal Compassion

Our Teacher Venerable Geshe Phelgye

Teachings are presided by the most authentic mentor Venerable Professor Geshe-la Phelgye, a Tibetan Buddhist monk since 1973. Take the privilege of this rare and precious opportunity.

We’re always hosting various Buddhist Holiday events as well as weekend retreats at the Buddhist Institute.

Please stay tuned to our calendar so you don’t miss out on these incredible opportunities. 

Inter-tradition Buddha Purnima at the Buddhist Institute