Rigul Trust

Rigul Trust raises funds for welfare projects and poverty relief in Tibetan communities in India and Tibet.  Humanitarian, Dharma and Ecological activities are undertaken.

                                            Patron: Ringu Tulku Rinpoche

100% of all donations received will go to fund Rigul Trust projects.
 100% of expenses met by volunteers.

The objectives written into the Charity Commission Governing Document are: “The relief of poverty and financial hardship, the advancement of education, the advancement of religion, the relief of sickness, the preservation and protection of good health, in particular but not exclusively in Rigul, Kham, Tibet as the trustees may decide”.
Rigul Trust's main priority and responsibility is raising awareness and funds every year for the school and health clinic in Rigul, Kham, Tibet.
Ringu Tulku is still the Abbot of Rigul Monastery having to operate from a position of exile.
Rigul, Tibet is Ringu Tulku's main responsibility.
Rigul Trust raises awareness and funds the following in Rigul, Kham, Tibet:
Health Clinic
The Advanced Running costs of the Health Clinic.
The Salaries of Dr Chuga, Ani Choden, the nurse and the medical training of Karma Tsisha the doctor's assistant.
The School
The education of the children at Rigul School, their text books and also provides two free, hot meals a day for each child at school.
The salaries of the Teachers and the Cooks.
The Trust also funds one of the Khenpo's salaries.
Maintenance and Construction work in Rigul, for example we have funded a dining room for the children who previously had to eat in the open air high up in the Himalayas, the first ever toilet in Rigul, piped underground water to taps within the village for the first time ever and other work.

Other projects that Rigul Trust has been involved with over the last few years are:
Disaster Relief Work - in the past for the Yushu earthquake, the Ladakh floods  and the Sikkim earthquake.
The Publication of Ringu Tulku's commentary on Chenrezig, the practice of compassion and this was fully sponsored so that 100% of the proceeds of the sales could go to Rigul, Tibet.
Ringu Tulku's London teachings have been recorded onto CD and DVD and  100% of all the proceeds from the sale of these goes to Rigul, Tibet.
Tibetan in Exile Settlement - From time to time Rigul Trust funds projects in the Tibetan in exile settlement in Manduwala in Dehradun area in India.  

On behalf of Ringu Tulku Rinpoche and the Trustees of Rigul Trust we wish to thank you so much for all your kind and generous help and donations.

We welcome your donations, service, help and advice.

Here there is a very nice video of Ringu Tulku talking about Rigul Trust.

For the full screen Click on the Home button and in the drop down menu  click on Ringu Tulku and there you will find this nice video and be able to see and hear the voice of Ringu Tulku.

If you wish to donate via the DONATE BUTTON  here you will find that it's easy  to use as Paypal accepts any currency and you don't need a PayPal account.
You can also donate  by direct bank transfer and the full details for this are at www.rigultrust.org under the drop down menu of DONATIONS
Thank you so much.
Be happy, be joyful, go well,
 The Rigul Trust team.
Update May 2015
At the moment all donations are going to help the nunnery in Nepal that was devastated by a recent earthquake.  To give funds via card or paypal please click on the donate button. 
[Alternatively foreign cheques or money orders can be made out to RIGUL TRUST and sent to 13 St Francis Avenue , Southampton, SO18 5QL, England.]
Thankyou very much


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