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.


Other ways to support the Amitabha Foundation and Ayang Rinpoche’s religious and humanitarian projects (Email us for further information):

(1)  Make a gift of stock.

(2)  List the Amitabha Foundation (EIN 95-4111288) as a beneficiary on your IRA, 401(k) or other retirement account, or in your will.

(3)  If you are over 70 ½ years old, request that your IRA administrator make your required minimum distribution to the Amitabha Foundation, and save on your taxes while benefitting our charitable activities.


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
  • 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

Wire Transfer Codes (updated November 2018):

IFSC CODE        SYNB0001708