FPMT News

Our main aggregated news feed contains articles from all of our news categories.

Get FPMT News delivered by email

 

Narrow your results

Lama Yeshe on the Significance of His Holiness the Dalai Lama

From “FPMT’s First Request to His Holiness,” Mandala October-December 2011: “In 1979, FPMT made its first official request to His Holiness the Dalai Lama to give teachings in centers of the newly forming organization. FPMT repeated the invitation in 1980 ...

read full article »

FPMT Offers Service to His Holiness the Dalai Lama

FPMT Offers Service to His Holiness the Dalai Lama

“[I would like] for FPMT to offer service to His Holiness the Dalai Lama as much as possible and to be able to fulfill His Holiness’ wishes. This is the highest priority for the organization,” Lama Zopa Rinpoche said, outlining ...

read full article »

Stupa for Rescued Retired Horses in Italy

Stupa for Rescued Retired Horses in Italy

Lama Zopa Rinpoche, through the Animal Liberation Fund, recently offered US$1,000 toward the building of a stupa for rescued race horses in Italy. These perfectly healthy horses were slotted to be put to death as they are no longer considered ...

read full article »

Lama Zopa Rinpoche Teachings in the Netherlands To Be Webcast Live

On July 11 Lama Zopa Rinpoche will begin teaching at Maitreya Instituut Loenen, the FPMT center in Loenen, the Netherlands, on the Essence of Kadam. Rinpoche will teach and offer initiations through July 20. You can watch Rinpoche teach live ...

read full article »

More Birthday Celebrations for His Holiness the Dalai Lama

More Birthday Celebrations for His Holiness the Dalai Lama

There were no shortages of beautiful cakes and offerings at the celebrations for His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s 80th birthday that took place at FPMT centers, projects and services around the world. Tara Institute in Melbourne, Australia, wrote: “We celebrated ...

read full article »

New Audio Books of Lama Zopa Rinpoche from the Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive

New Audio Books of Lama Zopa Rinpoche from the Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive

The Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive brings great news that Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s How Things Exist and How to Practice Dharma are now available as audio books through Audible.com. Please also enjoy the audio versions of Lama Yeshe’s Becoming Your Own ...

read full article »

The Chronic Disease of the Self-Cherishing Mind

On July 1, Ven. Roger Kunsang shared this from Lama Zopa Rinpoche, who was at the time teaching in Moscow, on his Twitter page : “Lama Zopa; the chronic disease we have had since beginning less time is the self ...

read full article »

More Celebrations for His Holiness’ 80th Birthday

More Celebrations for His Holiness’ 80th Birthday

FPMT Mongolia and Gandan Do Ngag Shedrup Ling Center participated in a big 80th birthday celebration for His Holiness the Dalai Lama organized by all the Buddhist organizations in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. They write: “It was a first time we had ...

read full article »

FPMT Celebrates His Holiness the Dalai Lama

FPMT Celebrates His Holiness the Dalai Lama

News of celebrations of His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s 80th birthday by FPMT centers, projects and services around the world are pouring in. Kopan Monastery in Nepal participated in a huge birthday celebration organized by all the Gelug monasteries in ...

read full article »

Long Life Puja Offered to His Holiness the Dalai Lama

An important priority for FPMT is offering long life pujas every year for our immeasurably precious teachers: His Holiness the Dalai Lama and our Spiritual Director, Lama Zopa Rinpoche. All FPMT centers, projects and services as well as many FPMT ...

read full article »

FPMT Centers, Projects and Services Celebrate His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s 80th Birthday

FPMT Centers, Projects and Services Celebrate His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s 80th Birthday

Celebrations of His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s 80th birthday, which is July 6 on the Western calendar, are taking place around the world. His Holiness is spending his birthday in Southern California in the US at the Global Compassion Summit. ...

read full article »

Rinpoche Available Now

Rinpoche Available Now

Teachings from Russia 2015 Venue: Ganden Tendar Ling, Moscow, Russia Date: June 30th to July 5th, 2015 Lama Zopa Rinpoche visited Russia and gave a public talk on June 30th on “How to find peace” and teachings on July 1st ...

read full article »