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Food Offered to Students and Teachers of Ngari Institute in Ladakh, India

Food Offered to Students and Teachers of Ngari Institute in Ladakh, India

For the third year, Lama Zopa Rinpoche, through the Social Services Fund, has offered food to the school children of Ngari Institute in Ladakh, India. This year, forty children, fifteen teachers, and 15 young monks will benefit from this offering. ...

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Kopan’s Thousands of Helping Hands

While the ground continues shaking in Nepal, Kopan monks and nuns continue their emergency relief work in several districts in Nepal. Since the April 25 earthquake, there have been well over 100 magnitude 4.0+ earthquakes. Kopan teams are delivering relief ...

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Nothing Happens by Itself

On May 15, Ven. Roger Kunsang shared this from Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s teachings at Chandrakirti Centre on his Twitter page: Lama Zopa: Nothing happens by itself without causes and conditions. Outside is a condition, not the principal cause. Most think ...

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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 Nepal, Highlights from our blogs about Lama Zopa Rinpoche, News from FPMT Charitable Projects, ...

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Relief Sent to Several Villages in Upper Solu Khumbu Nepal

Relief Sent to Several Villages in Upper Solu Khumbu Nepal

Nyima Tashi, who is directing this initiative on behalf of Charok Lama Sherpa and Lama Zopa Rinpoche via the Nepal Earthquake Support Fund, arranged for 200 tents to be sent to Thame in Solu Khumbu region by Goma Air. Goma ...

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Problems as the Path

Problems as the Path

On May 10, Ven. Roger Kunsang shared this from Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s teaching at Mahamudra Centre on his Twitter page: Lama Zopa: Thought transformation is not to stop the problem. It is to use it to make it highly beneficial ...

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Tending to Animals After the Earthquake

Tending to Animals After the Earthquake

Phil Hunt, coordinator of the Animal Liberation Sanctuary at Kopan Monastery, has been helping not only the animals at Kopan, but other animals in Kathmandu and surrounding areas. Phil has been blogging about this work at Tree of Compassion. Here ...

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Rinpoche Continues New Zealand Tour, Video of Teachings Available

Lama Zopa Rinpoche traveled from New Zealand’s North Island to its South Island to continue his teaching tour, which is being made available as much as possible via web streaming. Video of these teachings, both live and recorded, can be ...

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A New Book by Lama Zopa Rinpoche: ‘How to Help Your Loved Ones Enjoy Death and Go Happily to Their Next Rebirth’

In this handbook – now available as a free download – Lama Zopa Rinpoche gives a huge amount of advice about how to help our loved ones before, during, and after death. This 400+ page book, compiled and edited by ...

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Rinpoche Prays for Those Suffering after Second Nepal Earthquake

A second big earthquake has hit Nepal. Ven Roger Kunsang writes from New Zealand: “The earthquake hit near Everest and Namche [in Solu Khumbu quite close to Lawudo and Thame]. The first measured 7.4, and then there was another soon ...

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Lama Zopa Rinpoche Teaches at Mahamudra Centre [Video]

Lama Zopa Rinpoche began teaching in New Zealand over the weekend at Mahamudra Centre. Rinpoche taught on “Working for Peace – Pacifying Inner and Outer Turmoil.” Rinpoche also reconsecrated the stupa at Mahamudra Centre. Due to water leaking into the ...

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Losang Namgyal Rinpoche Offering Essential Relief Aid in Nepal

The Nepal Earthquake Support Fund has been contributing to the efforts of Losang Namgyal Rinpoche’s Nepal Earthquake Disaster Relief Fund . US$10,000 has been offered to these efforts. Losang Namgyal Rinpoche’s organization is helping save the lives of some of ...

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