The Gaden Phodrang Foundation of the Dalai Lama is funded by contributions made by its founder, His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, and by the general public. The foundation is a Swiss non-profit, tax-exempt institution registered in the Canton of Zurich and under the supervision of the Swiss Federal Department of Home Affairs.

Depending on your domicile and subject to tax law advice, your donation may be tax-deductible. The Foundation will issue upon request a receipt of your gift. For donations from outside of Switzerland, please inquire with your local tax authority, where you are liable for taxation.

Support the work of the Foundation with your donation via PayPal or through wire transfer (CHF/EUR/USD). Thank you for your support!


Wire details:

Account Name: Gaden Phodrang Foundation of the Dalai Lama
Bank Name: UBS Switzerland AG, Postfach, CH-8098 Zurich

CHF – Swiss Francs
Account No: 206-197095.01K
IBAN: CH72 0020 6206 1970 9501 K

EUR – Euro
Account No: 206-197095.62V
IBAN: CH72 0020 6206 1970 9562 V

USD – US Dollars
Account No: 206-197095.60U
IBAN: CH67 0020 6206 1970 9560 U

We deeply appreciate your donation. Please include your email address in the payment remarks. For significant donations, kindly contact us directly.

For any other forms of donation or further inquiries for your donation, please contact our Office via email at: gp-foundation[at]