The Treasury of Lives

Nicole Bratt, 2012, CC BY-SA 2.0

Gampo Abbey is a Buddhist monastery on Cape Breton Island in Nova Scotia, Canada. It was founded by Pema Chödron in 1983, under the auspices of Chogyam Trungpa. Its current abbot is the Ninth Thrangu Rinpoche. The Stupa of Enlightenment contains relics of Trunpa.  


Crossette, Barbara. "Buddhism takes root in bleakness of Canada." New York Times, September 19, 2001, A1.

Scott, Jamie S. The Religions of Canadians. 2012. University of Toronto Press, Higher Education Division, p. 292.

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