Registration Update

Dr. Tsewang Bumchog Gurung, Dr. Tsering Youdon Yerutsang and Dr. Tsewang Lhamo Gurung, graduate doctor from Dept. of Sowa Rigpa, Central University of Tibetan Studies has been registered as a Qualified Medical Practitioner(QMP) under the CCTM Act & Regulations. Till date total 467 Tibetan Medical Practitioners have registered under CCTM since 2006.

General Inspection to CIBS

As of CCTM Legal Act and Regulations, an inspection team consist of four members, Dr. Tsering Palmo, Dr. Tsewang Rigzin, Dr. Tashi sTopgais and Ms. Thaye Choedon  has visited the Dept. of Sowa Rigpa, Central Institute of Buddhist Studies, Leh, Ladakh on 30th October 2017. Detail report of inspection will be discuss in the next … 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

CCTM 28th Board Meeting

Central Council of Tibetan Medicine hold its 28th Board Meeting at Dharamsala from 11th – 15th September 2017. Out of 11 executive members, following 8 members have attended the meeting. Dr. (Prof.) Lobsang Tenzin Rakdho, Dr. Tsewang Tamdin, Dr. Sonam Dolkar Oshoe, Dr. Penpa Tsering, Dr. Tsering Tsamchoe, Dr. Jampa Khedup, Dr. Passang Thopchen and … Continued

CCTM Executive Member attend National Symposium

  Dr. Passang Thopchen, an executive member of CCTM has attended the national symposium on ‘AYUSH Research for New India: Vision and strategies’ organized by the center for Complementary and Integrative Health at Interdisciplinary school of health sciences Savitribai Phule Pune University on 4th of August 2017. The participants were divided in five thematic groups … Continued

CCTM Gen Secretary attended the IXth ICTAM

Dr. Tsering Tsamchoe, Gen. Secretary of CCTM officially attend the IXth International Congress on Traditional Asian Medicine, held at University of Kiel, Germany from 6th – 12th August 2017. More that 350 congress participants (39 panels, 13 workshop, 2 plenary sessions, 1 Round Table, 11 keynotes, a film festival and the Basham Medical Lectures) attended … Continued

3rd International Conference on Tibetan Medicine

1. ABOUT THE CONFERENCE:  Sowa Rigpa (Tibetan Medicine) with a history of more than 2500 years is based on the unique system of Indigenous Medicine practiced in Tibet for hundreds of years with the integration of wisdom from various Asian medical systems. With the growing popularity of Sowa Rigpa worldwide due to its holistic approach … Continued

CCTM expresses condolences over passing away of Shri Karan Singh

MESSAGE OF CONDOLENCE The Central Council of Tibetan Medicine today express here our heartfelt condolences to the family of Himachal Pradesh Minister of Ayurveda and Cooperation, Shri Karan Singh, who passed away on Friday at AIIMS, New Delhi after a prolonged illness at the age of 59 years. Members of CCTM are deeply saddened at … Continued


This is a general announcement from the office of the Central Council of Tibetan Medicine.  After some recent inspections of medical clinics in the region, the State Health Department team headed by Dharamsala’s Chief Medical Officer (CMO) has sent notices to close those clinics which had failed to register with the State Health Department. Therefore, … Continued

CCTM-26th Board Meeting

As of CCTM (General) Rules, the 26th Board Meeting was held dated 10th – 14th October 2016 at Hotel Tibet, Dharamsala. This is the first meeting of the 5th Term Executive Members after the recent election. All the 11 members has attended the meeting and following were the some of the important resolution passed during the meeting. The 3rd … Continued