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Tibetan Programs

Community Based:

CATA Tibetan School
Vienna, VA

The CATA Tibetan School was founded by parents of the local Tibetan community. It is a part of the US Capital Area Tibetan Association (CATA) and functions as a Sunday school for children and teens in the Tibetan community. Its main purpose and goal is to educate students on the language, culture, and religion of Tibet, as well as to create an atmosphere for students to feel comfortable with their heritage.

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