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May FPMT E-News Out Now!

We hope you enjoy the May FPMT International Office E-News.In this e-News we bring you:An overview of the resources available following the earthquakes in NepalHighlights from our blogs about Lama Zopa RinpocheNews from FPMT Charitable ProjectsNew opportunities to offer service ... Read full article

Resources to Support Nepal

FPMT.org makes available a variety of resources to help concerned students and supporters stay abreast of the latest updates and news from Kopan Monastery and other FPMT centers and projects in Nepal affected by the earthquake. Learn more and offer support ... Read full article

One’s Self-Cherishing Mind

28 April 2015, 9 p.m. Kathmandu time From Ven. Roger Kunsang: Services have started to come back. Kopan just got electricity and internet just now. Rinpoche taught this afternoon, but still no initiation. Rinpoche taught mostly on emptiness and how earthquakes ... Read full article

Updates from Kopan Monastery after the Earthquake

27 April 2015, 10 p.m. (Kathmandu time)  From Ven.Roger Kunsang: All at Kopan Monastery are spending the third night sleeping outside. Most people in the area are doing the same. People are very scared to sleep inside the houses as many ... Read full article

Lama Zopa Rinpoche and all at Kopan are Fine After Earthquake

Updates from Ven. Roger Kunsang at Kopan Monastery: 27 April 2015, 10am (Kathmandu time) Lama Zopa Rinpoche, all the Kopan monks and nuns (approximately 800) and about 25 foreigners who are at Kopan slept outside for a second night, tremors ... Read full article

Please Enjoy FPMT Annual Review 2014!

We’re pleased to announce that International Office’s FPMT Annual Review 2014: Preserving, Developing and Spreading the Mahayana Tradition is available for the worldwide FPMT community in eZine and PDF formats. “All the work we are doing in FPMT is to accomplish the most important thing, not only ... Read full article

Losar Greetings – and February E-News

Good wishes for Losar from Lama Zopa Rinpoche and all at FPMT International Office! We also hope you enjoy our February E-News, in which you will find: Updates to Rinpoche’s Schedule Remembering the Kindness – Tenzin Osel Hita Turns 30! ... Read full article

Rejoicing in CPMT 2014 – and Rinpoche’s Teachings Livestreamed

CPMT,  FPMT’s international meeting, which was recently hosted in the Great Stupa of Universal Compassion, Bendigo, Australia, successfully concluded with the official long life puja offered to Lama Zopa Rinpoche on September 19th. We invite you to read our wrap ... Read full article

FPMT Mission Statement Updated

Lama Zopa Rinpoche wished to update the FPMT Mission Statement in order to make it clear that FPMT’s mission of preserving the Mahayana tradition includes listening to correct teachings of the Buddha, then reflecting, meditating on, practicing and actualizing those ... Read full article

2014 International Merit Box Grant Award Winners!

The 2014 International Merit Box grant award winners have been chosen! Fifteen projects which further the mission of FPMT have gotten much-needed funding support thanks to the generosity of Merit Box practitioners. $54,743 in grants have be distributed for the ... Read full article