Current Projects

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  • Surmang Shedra

    Capping a decade-long effort, plans are now underway to complete and launch the shedra—monastic college—over the coming summer and fall at Surmang Dutsi Til monastery in eastern Tibet.
  • Children’s Education Program

    Since 2008, the Konchok Foundation has sponsored a Children's Education Program at Surmang, which serves more than two hundred local children, girls and boys, during peak periods.
Ready for the Grand Opening

A grand opening and consecration is planned for summer 2016 for both the new shedra (monastic college) at Surmang Dutsi Til monastery and the new lhakang (shrine hall), rebuilt in the wake of the 2010 Jyekundo earthquake. Although the new shedra at Surmang Dutsi Til monastery has already been in use for the Children’s Education Program since 2010, the complex ...