About us

Karma Leksheyling foundation is registered under the Commission of Religious Organization, Royal Government of Bhutan.

Mission: Karma Leksheyling Foundation is aimed at providing a wholesome education to:

provide a special education wherein modern education will be imparted within the environment of moral and spiritual values;
produce secondary school graduates who would be able to integrate productively into the society;
make this special education accessible and free of cost to children who are from economically and socially less wealthy families.
Implementation: As I, Khenpo Karma Namgyal have been learning and receiving teachings from various highly qualified Rinpoches, Lams, Tulkus, Khenpos and Khenchens, Gesheys and related teachers. I am used to visiting Western, Europe and Asian countries to give teachings. With the support of devotees I bought land in Paro where I started the foundation. By now, a building is almost completed for children to use as classrooms and a hostel, so that they will be able pursue the implementation without any hindrances and with ease.


Karma Leksheyling foundation inaugurated
by Her Royal Highness Princess Ashi Kezang Choden Wangchuck
on 9th of October 2017

On the 8th of September 2017, His Honorable Home Minister Dawa Gyaltshen present us the certificate of Karma Leksheyling Foundation, Paro, Bhutan from Commission for Religious Organizations, The Royal Government of Bhutan.


Khenpo Karma Namgyal was born on 1974 at Yonphula in Eastern Bhutan.
After age of 12, he became a monk. He completed his studies in year 2000 and started to teach in various monasteries and Dharma Centers since year 2001.
In year 2001, according to the suggestion of Choje Lama Phuntsok Rinpoche, Khenpo started to teach the root text and commentary of Buddhist philosophy, History, Grammar etc. written by Indian and Tibetan Scholars of Buddhism at Nepal Karma Leksheyling Institute (Shedra). In 2006, he was promoted to vice principal and Khenpo. Since 1999, he has started to publish Tibetan Buddhist on-line texts www.dharmadownload.net and on paper, focusing mainly on the Karma Kagyu Lineage.