To make a US tax-deductible donation:

Monthly Donation

For larger donations, to save on PayPal fees, please mail your check (made out to Amitabha Foundation) to Post Office Box 2572, Aptos, California 95001. Contact Becky for further information.


If a US tax deduction is not necessary, please make your donations directly to the various organizations outside the United States.

To help support the Nepal retreat center:

Bank Name: Nepal Investment Bank Ltd.
Swift Code: NIBLNPKT
Bank Address: Durbar Marg, Kathmandu, Nepal
Branch: Boudha
Account Name: Amitabha Foundation
Account Number: 02401030256049
Beneficiary Address: Kapan Ward No 6 – Kha
Buddanilkantha Nagarpalika Area No 13
Kathmandu, Nepal


To help support the following projects in India:

  • Amitabha Foundation Retreat Center in Bodhgaya
  • Kalimpong Retreat Center and Nunnery
  • Kollegal Serlung Project
  • Mundgod monastery
  • Thupten Shedrub Jangchub Ling Monastic Institute, Ayang Rinpoche’s monastery in Bylakuppe, South India

Bank Name: Syndicate Bank
Bank Address: BM Road, Bylakuppe, Mysore District, Karnataka 571104, India
Branch: Bylakuppe
Account Name: Drikung Charitable Society
Account Number: 17082200011214
Beneficiary Address: Kagyudpa Monastic Institute, T.D.L. Bylakuppe 571104, Mysore District Karnataka, India

Swift Codes (updated August 2017) for:

  • US Dollar: SYNBINNBB 188 BKTRUS 33
  • UK Pound:SYNBINNBB 188 BARCGB 22
  • French Franc: SYNBIN BB 118 SYNBIN BB 118
  • Swiss Franc: SYNBINNBB 188 UBSWCH2H 80A
  • Euro: SYNBIN BB 118 DUTCH BANK-953492610
  • Australian Dollar: SYNBIN BB 118-ANZ-MELBORNE-ANZBAU3M
  • Canadian Dollar: SYNBINNBB 118 NOSCCATT ACCOUNT 030231