Chagtong Chentong

Becoming a Friend or Member of CTCT

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The community of CTCT facilitates, supports and continues to offer our activities dependant exclusively upon volunteer energy and the kindness of others,both financially via donations and via time and effort.

Your generosity of financial contribution as a Friend or Member directly supports the ongoing expenses and facilitation costs of the Centres Program , such as:

  • Venue rental / lease fees
  • Public Liability Insurance
  • FPMT Australia National Office annual levy fees
  • Annual supporting donations to Long Life Pujas for His Holiness the Dalai Lama & Lama Zopa Rinpoche, Lama Yeshe Sangha fund, Puja sponsorship
  • Program, Event and administration expenses

This collective generosity enables Chagtong Chentong to continue

  • Offering service to the community ,actualizing the vision of FPMT Founder Lama Thubten Yeshe
  • The Program of activities schedule | residential retreat organization
  • Inviting and caring for visiting teachers for short and longer term stays | support resident Sangha members
  • Our heart wish... Plans  to establish a Retreat Centre facility ~ a place to rest from the turmoil of this busy life with like minded friends and caring support ~ quiet and spacious with time to  reflect on our precious human life
  • Continue to actualize our Holy Object Projects (all according to Lama Zopa Rinpoches specific and ongoing advice  to Chagtong Chentong )

As a Friend (F) or  Member (M) of CTCT  you will  enjoy the following  benefits:

  • Our deepest gratitude and appreciation
  • Discounts on applicable courses  ( not applicable for concession rate - 1 discount only per course  applicable per family rate )
  • Access to CTCT Library resources
  • Annual Subscription to FPMTs  Mandala quarterly magazine (not applicable for concession rate - 1 copy only  per family rate )
  • Dedications at sponsored Pujas
  • Updates and invitations to members events
  • Knowing you are contributing to meaningful causes that will benefit ongoing
  • Assist in repaying the kindness of all our teachers - bringing comfort and happiness to others through the wisdom of the Buddhas teachings
THREE levels of annual contribution are available as a  Friend or Member
  • $100 Full                                                     [ FYI = only $1.90 per week]
  • $50 Concession                                             [FYI = only 95 cents per week]
  • $125 Family (2 or more in one household)
Membership Year = January 1st - December 31st

  • TO RECEIVE FRIEND or MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION FORMS please contact the Centre with your request  via email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
A FRIEND Application is available with non voting rights

A *MEMBERSHIP Application is available  with full voting rights.

The *Membership application requires additional information of confirmation of two (2) Referees whom have known the applicant within the course of Centre activities for a minimum of one (1) year. The proposer and seconder both need to be current financial members of the Centre . An acceptance to be bound by the rules of the Centre,including its statement of objects, for the time being in force, is also a requirement by applicants.(Statement of Objects of the Incorporated Association is detailed FYI in the Application form)

Forms will also be available,for your convenience, at the Centre during all scheduled Program presentations - found on the Information table
(Please check the Calendar for the Program dates & times )
PLEASE NOTE : No person whom is known to be a Shugden practitioner will be accepted into the Friend or Membership status of CTCT

If you'd like to make a Gift of Membership to a friend please contact the Centre via email at   This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for further information

For information on  more ways that you can assist the Centre financially, as a once-off offering or an ongoing commitment please call the office +6136267 9203 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

For  information about making a bequest to the Centre or a Centre related project please call the office or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


Thank you so much

We rejoice in your great merit




Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 March 2015 03:59

Chag-tong Chen-tong is affiliated with the Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition (FPMT).

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