The Sangdo Palri
Temple of
and Compassion
Crestone, Colorado



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  • Mission Statement

    The Sangdo Palri Temple is being constructed as a focal point for world peace, compassion and awakening. Visitors will come to refresh their spiritual practice, make prayers and aspirations, enjoy the natural environment, and deepen their connection to the Longchen Nyingtik tradition of Tibetan Buddhism.
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    Losar at the Temple: Using Our Leisure Time Well

    temples upper floors from the front

    Learn about the Temple.

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    Venerable Khechen Thrangu Rinpoche Visit

    temple against green trees

    Gazing at the Temple

    burying the treasure vase

    Project History: Burying the Treasure Vase

  • Build Sacred Space with Us in 2015!

    A $10,000 matching grant gets our Spring Fundraiser rolling with a generous burst of support. We invite you to create sacred space with us as we finish the Temple's interior.