Become a Member

Padmasambhava Buddhist Center (PBC) is a member-supported organization, and participation is essential to the continuation of its efforts. You’re warmly invited to join and become a part of our worldwide Dharma family.

PBC is a community dedicated to spiritual growth. Membership supports the work of the Venerable Khenpo Rinpoches and the PBC centers to preserve and spread the lineage teachings of Buddha Shakyamuni and Guru Padmasambhava.

Suggested membership is a minimum of $25 per month, which enables us to maintain and improve PBC, and to send out newsletters and announcements regarding upcoming programs. Members of all PBC Centers receive discounts to the above teachings and retreats.

You can designate your membership as:

  • Patron – $1,000 or more
  • Sustaining – $500
  • Family – $480 / $40 per month
  • Regular – $300 / $25 per month

All donations, including membership, are tax-deductible and greatly appreciated.

One-time contributions can also be earmarked for specific projects and programs, such as the General PBC fund, the Nunnery or Monastery in Sarnath, India, the Sangha Dana fund at PSL, or the Miracle Stupa at Jetavan Grove in Shravasti, India.

If you wish to pay by check, please make it payable to “PBC” & mail your membership contribution, current mailing address, and other contact information to Padma Samye Ling at the address included below. A contribution form with more information is also available for downloading here.

618 Buddha Hwy.
Sidney Center, NY 13839

Thanks for your generosity, devotion, and joyful efforts!