Sakya Nunnery is exempt from income tax under the Income Tax Act section 12A for donations received. It is also registered under the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA) for receiving contributions from abroad. Contributions can be made directly to the nunnery via bank wire transfer. Please note that we have separate bank accounts for international (foreign) donors and Indian citizen donors.

International donors

International donors who are foreign citizens or foreign organizations can donate to Sakya Nunnery by remitting the funds to the nunnery’s FCRA bank account and fill up the form.


Foreign Contribution Account for non-Indian citizen
Account: Sakya Nunnery
Account No: 40100570525
Bank: State Bank of India
New Delhi Main Branch,
N. D. Main Branch 11, Parliament Street,
New Delhi, NCT of Delhi 110 001,
Branch Code: 691
Branch phone: 23374002
IFSC: SBIN0000691
FCRA Number: 347900089

Indian Citizen donors

Indian citizens can donate to us by sending funds to the nunnery’s domestic IC account or send a cheque or bank draft to us (*Non-Indian citizens please use the nunnery’s FCRA account with the State Bank of India for donation). Please fill up the form and include your PAN number.

Domestic Account for Indian Citizen
Account: Sakya Nunnery
Account No: 18360110013281
Bank: UCO Bank
IFSC:  4CBA0001836
MICR:  248028004
Branch Address:  Sahastradhara Road, Dehradun

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