News & Events

25th Anniversary Brochure

This brochure is a summary of everything TCEF. It provides an over view of our programs and achievements in our three key program areas of Culture, Education and Service over the past twenty five years. It also previews our hopes and aspiration in the years ahead. The gratitude segment informs…...

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Celebrating the Success of our Students

In India, students in grade 12 have to sit for an important exams – the All India Senior Secondary Exams. These tests are conducted by the Central Board of School Education (CBSE). Every year about 3 million students take these tests. The results of these have important ramifications for their…...

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Feathered Pipe Foundation 45th Anniversary Celebrations

The Feathered Pipe Foundation celebrated its 45th Anniversary Celebrations with a week-long online workshop offerings that included a TCEF presentation. The TCEF presentation was headed by a Mandala Flow presentation by Jennifer Prugh which was simply amazing. Executive Director Karma Tensum then gave an overview of the foundation’s work that…...

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TCEF Tours

TCEF now offers guided tours to Buddhist and Tibetan sites in India On this very special tour we often trace the footsteps of the Buddha from his birthplace at Lumbini, his Enlightenment at Bodh Gaya, his very first sermon at Sarnath to his parinirvana or passing away at Kushinagar. Some…...

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Bollywood Night 2019 Schedule

Bollywood Night 2019 Schedule 6.30 pm Doors open for people who need help with Bollywood/Indian attire AND for people who need extra time to check out the fabulous Silent Auction collection. 7.00 pm Doors open for everyone. Beer, wine and soft drink bars are open. Hors d’oeuvres are set, the…...

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Bollywood Night 2019 Live Auction Items

Flight for 2-3 people* in a Cessna 172 with experienced pilot Don Eisenmenger!   From the Helena airport, you can take a few hours flight (75-100 mile radius) to fly over the areas of your choice.  For example, you could fly south over the Missouri River and Canyon Ferry to Bozeman…...

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Footsteps of the Buddha Tour 2019

The itinerary was quite similar to our tour last year. We shortened the tour by a couple of days and took Sravasti off because of the long bus ride to get to it. So we started the tour with the visit to Clement Town. Last year several members of the…...

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TCEF Annual Report 2018

Thanks to your support, this was another good year for TCEF. We were able to expand our sponsorships programs - both for the children and elders. We were also able to procure funding for a much needed Kyitsel-ling Staff Housing Project and begin fundraising to bring the internet and computers…...

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Bringing the Internet into Tibetan Classrooms

Improving the quality of education is going to take a multi faceted effort - involving quality teacher training, building an exception cadre of Tibetan education leadership and then transforming Tibetan classrooms with educational technologies. And right here - transforming Tibetan classrooms is where we feel TCEF can make a vital…...

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