Tibetan Buddhist Monasteries and Training centers that support Western Female Monastics

Monasteries

United States

Vajra Dakini Nunnery
Portland, ME
Khenmo Drolma

Sravasti Abbey
Newport, WA
Thubten Chodron

Canada

Gampo Abbey
Nova Scotia, Canada
Pema Chödrön

India

Thosamling Nunnery and Institute
Dharamshala, India

Dharmadatta Nuns’ Community
Dharamshala, India
(Spanish-speaking)

Scotland

Kagyu Samye Ling
Dumfries, Scotland

Australia

Chenrezig Institute
Queensland, Australia

Organizations

The Kalyanamitra Foundation

The Western Buddhist Monastic Gathering

The Pema Chödrön Foundation

Khyentse Foundation