Songtsen Library, a library to collect, catalogue, preserve and make accessible ancient Tibetan and Himalayan religious, cultural and historical documents.
Here you can find out what the Songtsen Library is all about, what our mission is and what the future will hold.
If you want to visit us for a tour, to study or to do a meditation retreat, get information here.
News and Announcments
15th Intensive Tibetan Language Course
It is a pleasure to notify that the 15th Intensive Tibetan Language Course for the period of three months is beginning from 17th November, 2014
The objective of the course is to make the beginners able to speak, read and write Tibetan. Classes will be four hours a day. The duration of the course may be extended further.
Those interested can register at our office during the office hours i.e. between 9.00 am to 5.00 pm or through e-mail or fax latest by November, 11th, 2014
Rs. 600/-per month
Every 2nd and 4th Saturday of the Month
Sunday and Official holiday of the Institute
Single room- Rs.350/- per day
Double room-Rs.495/- per day
Whole day meals (Breakfast, Lunch Dinner)
Rs. 150/- per day per person.
Incase accommodations needed, please apply by the end of October 2014
For further information kindly contact:
Tibetan Language Course
P.O.Kulhan, Sahastradhara Road
Phone: + 91 135 2607810/ 2607811 Fax : +91 135 2607813
Events and Activities
11th Intensive Tibetan Language Course and Basic Buddhist Studies Course
The 11th Intensive Tibetan Language Course and Basic Buddhist Studies Course for the period of three months was commenced on 8thMay 2013.
It is going on well and will come to end on the 7th of August 2013.
The objective of the course is to make beginners able to speak, read and write Tibetan and have some basic knowledge about Buddhism.
This two courses are very popular and sought after by Tibetan and non Tibetan beginners.
Visit by Shigally Hill International Academy
As a popularization program, 30 students from different countries, studying in Shigally Hill International Academy, Dehradun, visited the library along with 5 staff members.
In response to their request the Director of Songtsen Library gave a lecture on ‘Introduction to Buddhism.’
The Director apprised the students about the library and its activities. The visit was highly appreciated. To make their visit more enjoyable, a paid lunch was organized for the students.