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April e-News Out Now

We invite you into the April FPMT International Office e-news, out now! This month you will find new advice from Lama Zopa Rinpoche:  No Time for Depression as So Much to Rejoice About;  updates to Rinpoche’s schedule; an update from ... Read full article

An Invitation to Participate in CPMT 2014

If you would you like to hear Lama Zopa Rinpoche share his vision for students and the organization; if you have ideas and questions you would like to discuss with FPMT directors, spiritual program coordinators, board members, teachers and coordinators; ... Read full article

Rinpoche’s Update on Maitreya Project

Lama Zopa Rinpoche has written to explain that there are now two Maitreya Projects! In his letter, Rinpoche explains how this came about, what is the particular focus of each, the benefits of Maitreya Buddha statues, and requests our prayers ... Read full article

Please Rejoice with Us: 2013 FPMT Annual Review

We’re delighted to announce the publication of the FPMT Annual Review 2013 and invite you to read it and rejoice with us! The 2013 Annual Review: Please Rejoice With Us captures the main achievements of FPMT during the past year, ... Read full article

February e-News Out Now

The February FPMT International Office e-news is out now! In the February FPMT International Office e-news you will find Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s advice that the essence of FPMT education is subduing your mind; news about the pujas being offered on ... Read full article

2014 Light of the Path Retreat with Lama Zopa Rinpoche

Students have anxiously anticipated the continuation of Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s Lam-Rim teaching retreat series, Light of the Path. FPMT Education Services will be working closely with Kadampa Center, FPMT’s North Carolina center, as they present Light of the Path Retreat ... Read full article

Update on Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s Health

Dear Friends, Rinpoche is in Sera Je Monastery, South India right now. This morning coming back from the long life puja (offered to the ex-Abbots and Abbot of Sera Je, as well as to the most senior lamas who were ... Read full article

Merit Box Applications Now Being Accepted

Merit Box grant applications are now being accepted, through March 2014.  Merit Box grants are intended for centers, projects, services, study groups and initiatives that further the mission of FPMT. If you would like to request a Merit Box grant application, ... Read full article

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Praise to Lama Zopa Rinpoche [video]

Tenzin Ösel Hita greeting Lama Zopa Rinpoche with Ven. Pemba Sherpa in the background, Land of Medicine Buddha, California, September 21, 2013. Photo by Chris Majors. Read to FPMT spiritual director Lama Zopa Rinpoche by Tenzin Ösel Hita, the recognized reincarnation of FPMT founder ... Read full article