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Destroying Ignorance

“Lama Zopa: We need to destroy our ignorance that grasps at true existence. Thru reasoning, understand the extensive kindness of living beings.” – From Ven. Roger Kunsang’s Twitter page, posted on November 28, 2013 Ven. Roger Kunsang, Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s assistant and CEO ... Read full article

Total of Practices Being Offered to Rinpoche

THANKS TO ALL who participated in the practices requested to be done for Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s health and long life back in April this year.  On Dec 9th, an amazing total of practices will be offered to Rinpoche as part ... Read full article

Problems Come From Our Mind

“Lama Zopa: Thinking the problem comes from outside is the source of all the delusions. The problems are created by the mind, our mind.” – From Ven. Roger Kunsang’s Twitter page, posted on December 2, 2013 Ven. Roger Kunsang, Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s assistant ... Read full article

Meaningful Life

“Lama Zopa: Your life has great meaning when you use this life to practice compassion.” – From Ven. Roger Kunsang’s Twitter page, posted on November 28, 2013 Ven. Roger Kunsang, Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s assistant and CEO of FPMT Inc., shares Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s ... Read full article

World Peace

“Lama Zopa: World peace depends on how much one can practice compassion.” – From Ven. Roger Kunsang’s Twitter page, posted on November 28, 2013 Ven. Roger Kunsang, Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s assistant and CEO of FPMT Inc., shares Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s recent pith sayings ... Read full article

Instruction on Offerings to Stupas

Lama Zopa Rinpoche translated Padmasambhava’s Instruction on Offerings to Stupas, which details the benefits of prostrating to, making offering, circumambulating , and offering service to stupas. We are happy to offer this in: A4 Version eBook Version Letter Version Translations ... Read full article

Hundreds of Worms Liberated Every Week at Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s Aptos House

Lama Zopa Rinpoche has requested the Sangha at his residences to offer the practice of animal liberation every week dedicated to anyone who is sick or having life obstacles. Extensive prayers are made for the long life of His Holiness ... Read full article

2014 Liberation Calendar

As 2013 enters its final months, the time is arriving to begin planning for 2014. Since 1999, the Liberation Prison Project has produced the Liberation Calendar, a Tibetan lunar calendar which includes dates and information about more than thirty kinds ... Read full article

Lama Zopa Rinpoche Offers Unending Butter Lamp to Chenrezig

In July 2013 Lama Zopa Rinpoche engaged in retreat with Khadro-la and Serkong Tsenshab Rinpoche in the valley of Lahual, India, which is known by meditators as Garsha Khandroling, “Land of the Dakinis.”  The retreat took place in one of ... Read full article

Rinpoche’s Altar for 21 Taras

“This was once the dining room table until Lama Zopa Rinpoche thought it would be more beneficial for it to become an altar for the 21 Taras!” said Ven. Roger Kunsang, Rinpoche’s assistant, referring to one of the many altars ... Read full article