The Shang Shung Institute Australia is a non-profit, non-political heritage organisation and is a branch of the International Shang Shung Institute dedicated to the preservation and study of Tibetan culture.
The International Institute was founded in 1989 by Chögyal Namkhai Norbu and inaugurated in 1990 by His Holiness the Fourteenth Dalai Lama. It is active in the fields of Arts and Culture, Translation and Language Programmes, Publications, Archiving, Tibetan Medicine, Buddhist Studies and Academic Research. The Australian branch of Shang Shung was founded in 2011; to watch Chögyal Namkhai Norbu's inauguration speech of Shang Shung Australia, Please click here.
As a non-profit organisation, we welcome the generosity of donors in order to continue our work. One of the best ways to support the Institute is to make regular monthly donations, even if it is for only 5 dollars per month. Help to Support Us