Contact Us

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We are a volunteer-led organization and do not have office staff. We will respond to inquiries within 5 days. E-mail is the best way to get in touch.  We appreciate your understanding! 

Secretary - For general inquiries, practice dedications, Sangha App requests contact:
Cindy Thibeau

If you're an IDC member and wish to be added to our Weekly Practice Mailing list, email 

Tsegyalgar East Gakyil (Board)

Blue -  For programming, participation, information about local and online happenings

Marsha Ellison, Robert Derr   

Red  - For questions about facilities or if interested in helping with karma yoga, contact:

John LaFrance

Yellow - For questions about donations & financial accomodations, contact:

Mark Alston-Follansbee, Al Daggett

Retreat accomodations: Conway Schoolhouse dorm or Khandroling cabins and camping: Click here

Santi Maha Sangha Coordinator for Tsegyalgar:
Steve Landsberg

Tsegyalgar East Website Administrator:
Nancy Paris

Physical address:
Location of Tsegyalgar East Gompa (practice space), Library, Shang Shung USA Bookstore, and Shang Shung School of Tibetan Medicine. 

IDC Tsegyalgar East
P.O. Box 479
18 Schoolhouse Rd.
Conway, MA 01341
USA Phone: 413-369-4153*
Fax: 413-369-4473

To visit Tsegyalgar East's Retreat Land, home to Khandroling and Vajra Hall in neighboring Buckland, MA, view directions below.  Do not rely on GPS or phone reception in this area.  Road likely inaccessible in winter.

View Map, Travel Directions and Area Information>>

Affiliated Organizations:

Shang Shung Institute USA Bookstore:
Currently fulfilling online orders. 

Shang Shung School of Tibetan Medicine: visit