Grandmother Tsering Dolma Gyaltong

Tibetan, Ontario, Canada

Every morning I get up and I pray for all sentient beings…..humans, animals, even birds….they all need happiness. – Grandmother Tsering Dolma Gyaltong


Tsering Dolma played a key role in resurrecting the Tibetan Women’s Association from its grassroots level to getting it recognized in 1984 by the Dalai Lama. She served as president of TWA for 20 years, helped establish over 40 centers worldwide and is currently serving as an advisor to the TWA.