Environmental Protection Guidelines

From the proceedings of the first conference on environmental protection for Kagyu monasteries and centres held from 21 – 25 March 2009 at the Vajra Vidya institute, Sarnath India: HIS HOLINESS, THE KARMAPA EMPHASISES IN PARTICULAR THE FOLLOWING EIGHT STRATEGIES: 1. Create a mandala of nature. It should be a special place on your property […]

Sponsor our Long-Term Retreatants

Please consider sponsoring our future sangha – monks and nuns who will be based at our southern African centres, and who will  help lay practitioners with their Dharma practice. A monthly contribution or any ad hoc donation is welcome. Please assist with whatever monthly contribution you can commit to, or consider ad hoc donations to […]


The Rokpa Trust Western Cape is a registered non profit organisation.  This means that all donations will be tax deductible. – please let us know if we can provide you with a receipt. We thank you for your financial support and contribution.  You can do this in 2 ways: either pay directly into our account, […]

Participate/become a member

You can get involved with our centre by joining in our events, volunteering, assisting financially or becoming a member of Kagyu Samye Dzong Cape Town. If you are interested in volunteering please email Penny in the Centre’s office ~  capetown@kagyu.org.za Become a member of Kagyu Samye Dzong Cape Town Membership is a way of expressing a […]