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Buddha House
Centre for Advanced Buddhist Studies Inc
Tel (08) 8333 2824


1 Fisher St, Tusmore
PO Box 434, Glenside, 5065, South Australia

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Buddha House is affiliated with the Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition (FPMTFPMT).
Buddha House


Buddha House

is a centre for Buddhist study and meditation, located in the suburbs of Adelaide, South Australia.

We are are an entirely volunteer run organization without any paid staff. All fees are used to support course offerings. We have a wide-ranging program from Learn to Meditate classes for beginners, to advanced classes on Buddhist philosophy and practice.

Trying to find your way to Buddha House? See our Location Map. For public transport information, see this Adelaide Metro pagethis Adelaide Metro page

 Buddha House provides

  • Authentic teachings by Tibetan Buddhist practitioners who have received their education at Sera Je Monastic University (India). This provides us with the unique opportunity to be a part of an unbroken lineage of spiritual teachings.
  • A vehicle for people to engage in compassionate action toward others.
  • An environment where the real issues in our lives and in society can be looked at and acted upon - where theory and practice can be brought together and nurtured as a living whole.

Our Centre is located at 1 Fisher Street Tusmore (Masonic Hall)

 The street scape of our Centre. Head around the right to find the main entrance. Buddha House rents a portion of the building.






Venerable Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche

Lama Zopa Rinpoche 002Venerable Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche is the Spiritual Director of the Foundation of the Preservation of the Mahayana TraditionFoundation of the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition and oversees all of its activities. Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s life accomplishments and contributions to the world thus far serve as an incredible testament to Rinpoche’s tremendous compassion for others. You can find lots more detailed information about Rinpoche herehere. Buddha House has just received confirmation that our esteemed spiritual director Kyabje Thubten Zopa Rinpoche will be coming to Adelaide in May this year, with teachings scheduled for the weekend of 30th and 31st 2015.


Buddha House Pilgrimage to India & Nepal


BH Pilgrimage

30 December 2015 – 24 January 2016        

Led by Venerable Thubten Dondrub

Calling for Expressions of Interest

This pilgrimage to the sacred Buddhist sites of Nepal and India will be led by Ven. Dondrub who has had vast experience of living in India and has conducted previous trips. He will give teachings and lead meditation sessions and practices advised by Lama Zopa. Accompanying the group will be Amber Tamang an English speaking guide who has a Masters degree in Culture (Indian Philosophy, History and Archaeology).

Feel the history. Experience the Dharma coming alive.Dondrub 14-3-2013 web compressed

If you would like to consider being part of this memorable pilgrimage please send your contact details including: name, phone number and email - and we will update you as the pilgrimage arrangements are finalised. Details of itinerary, costs and travel arrangements to be sent soon.

Please register your interest by calling the Buddha House office on (08) 8333 2824 or email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it with subject: “Pilgrimage 2016”. This incurs no obligation.


Resident Teacher Venerable Thubten Dondrub

Dondrub 12 July 2013 First Wheel TurningBuddha House is privileged to have Venerable Thubten Dondrub in Adelaide as resident teacher.

Venerable Dondrub is an Adelaide born, well qualified and popular teacher in the Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition. He obtained his gelong ordination from our Spiritul Director, Lama Zopa Rinpoche in 1979. Buddha House students will know him as the leader of Lam Rim retreats at De-Tong Ling on Kangaroo Island, and from the month long November course at Kopan. Previously Venerable Dondrub was a resident teacher at our sister centre Hayagriva in Perth. Venerable Dondrub is currently away teaching in Spain for June and July 2014. Upon return he will resume teaching at Buddha House: Discovering Buddhism on Tuesday evenings, and a class for advanced students on Thursday evenings.

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