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Benefits of Offering Gold to Statues

Lama Zopa Rinpoche offered this advice at Kopan Monastery, Nepal, in December 2012: I thought to tell of some benefits. In the time of Buddha Kashyapa, one person offered gold to a cement elephant and was born having an elephant ... Read full article

‘Happiness or Unhappiness Come from the Mind’

Lama Zopa Rinpoche gave teachings in New Delhi, India on January 23-26. On January 24, Ven. Roger Kunsang shared this on his Twitter page:  Lama Zopa: happiness or unhappiness come from the mind. If self-cherishing mind, then problems; if mind cherishing others, then happiness. ... Read full article

Thubten Norbu Ling Grows

In late October, Rowena Mayer, director of Thubten Norbu Ling in Santa Fe, New Mexico, US, shared a brief news update with Mandala. Thubten Norbu Ling has been experiencing promising and beneficial developments. Geshe Thubten Sherab finished his six-month stay with us ... Read full article