Important announcement regarding Registration of Sowa-Rigpa Practitioner

As we all aware that the Sowa-Rigpa system of medicine has been legalized by the Govt. of India in the year 2010, thus sooner or later all the medical colleges, institution and practitioner have to register under the CCIM act and regulation. Since the Central Council of Tibetan Medicine was established after an act passed … Continued

CME for Doctors

CCTM is pleased to announce here the 6 days CME program for the Sowa-Rigpa practitioners. This program is fully funded by the Ministry of AYUSH, GoI under the Central Sector Schemes and the program will held at Dharamsala from 3rd – 8th September 2018. As of guidelines, there will be only 30 seats for the … Continued


Announcement regarding Registration of Sorig Pharmacy Unit Click here for detail Announcement in Tibetan: Click here to  read the detail amendments in Tibetan     

Renew your registration and membership

Attention to all the Registered Practitioners: All registered practitioner of CCTM are required to renew their registration as the three years renewal seal of year 2015 is expiring. Renewal is a key process which helps to provide assurance that medical practitioners are competent and fit to practice and that individual practitioner meet our standards. Thus … Continued

Notice: CCTM Telephone

This is to inform all the concern that the CCTM office, currently located at Dept. of Health building, CTA, Gangkyi is under reconstruction and both the Telephone and Telefax wire is cut off. For any official purpose, kindly send an email at [email protected] / [email protected] We apologize for the inconvenience caused.

CCTM 29th Board Meeting

As of CCTM (General) Regulation,  the 29th Board Meeting of CCTM was held at Dept. of Sowa-Rigpa, Central Institute of Higher Tibetan Studies, Sarnath, Varanasi from 1st – 3rd March 2018. Following were the main agendas discussed in the Board Meeting: Opening of new Out Patient Department (OPD) in State AYUSH Hospitals Appointment of new … Continued

Dr. Yeshi Dhondhen honored with Padma Shri Award

The Central Council of Tibetan Medicine (CCTM) today congratulated Dr. Yeshi Dhondhen, former personal physician to His Holiness the Dalai Lama for being nominated as one of the 73 recipients of this year’s Padma Shri Award by the Govt. of India. Dr. Yeshi Dhondhen is the second Tibetan to receive the prestigious award from the … Continued

Council New Members

This is to inform all the members that Dr. Thinles Yangjor, Head of Sowa Rigpa Department, Central Institute of Buddhist Studies, Leh Ladakh and Dr. Rabga Bhutia, currently working at Chagpori Tibetan Medical Institute has been appointed as an executive member of Central Council of Tibetan Medicine with effect from 3rd October 2017.The above two … Continued

ICTM Update

This is to inform you all that the 3rd International Conference on Tibetan Medicine is scheduled to held at Central Institute of Higher Tibetan Studies, Sarnath, Varanasi, India from 25th Feb. – 1st of March 2018. The organizing committee would like to update the followings: 1. Accepted Guest Speakers and their Bio-Data: PROF. LOBSANG TENZIN RAKDHO DEAN, … Continued


Central Council of Tibetan Medicine (CCTM) invites application for the post of one sMenpa (Tibetan Medical Practitioner) at CCTM office, Gangkyi, Dharamsala on one year contract basis. Qualification:  Kachupa (Bachelor of Sowa Rigpa Medicine and Surgery) Salary Benefits: Consolidated Monthly Salary of Rs. 25000.00(+Housing and DA as per CCTM General Rules) Job Application Form For detail … Continued