Special Announcement - COVID19

In the light of public health issues surrounding the corona virus:

  • Most SSIUK events are being postponed or cancelled over the coming months. If you have already purchased tickets to these events, let us know. your funds will be reimbursed promptly.
  • Our Online Shop is now closed until further notice due to travel restrictions for our staff.
  • Please check the website for further details over the coming weeks for any changes. Thank you for your understanding.

Be Aware. Stay Safe!

Celebrating the unique culture of Tibet!

The London Institute of Tibetan Studies focuses on promoting the vitality of Tibet's unique legacy and exploring its relevance for the world today. Our activities encompass the Five Great Fields of Knowledge: Art, Medicine, Language, Philosophy and Meditation / Buddhist Studies through academic lectures, short courses and online study programmes.

Festival of Mind 2019

Video material now available!

SSIUK Lecture Series

World class lectures from top experts in the field of Tibetan Studies

Courses & Events

Tibetan Language, Arts, Culture, Medicine, Meditation, and Buddhism.

Insight Tours

Taking you to the most important Buddhist sites around the world.

Insight Tours

Where Buddhist culture comes alive...

If you want to experience magical Myanmar from a myriad of perspectives this is the tour for you. The ten days were a fast moving kaleidoscope of wondrous events. Forget about the photos, I have found that the impressions themselves have left an indelible inner imprint that plays on in my imagination...

Louanne Richardson

 The tour was brilliantly organised to maximise our experiences and hotels well-chosen for charm and comfort

Stephen Greeneslade

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Tibetan Calendar for the Year of the Metal Mouse 2020-2021.

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