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Root Institute’s Incredibly Compassionate Work in Bodhgaya, India

Root Institute’s Incredibly Compassionate Work in Bodhgaya, India

Root Institute in Bodhgaya, India, has been offering ongoing charity to the destitute of the area since 1991. Three onsite projects are now administered, bringing incalculable benefit to others. Maitreya School Free school benefiting local children from Bodhgaya and neighboring ... read full article

Amazing! Fourth Round of 108 Nyung Nä Retreats for Students in France

Six dedicated individuals have just finished 108 nyung nä retreats at Institut Vajra Yogini (IVY), France. One of Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s Vast Visions for the FPMT organization is to sponsor others to complete 1,000 nyung nä retreats . Institute Vajra ... read full article
Support for Social Services Offered through Lamp of the Path, Mongolia

Support for Social Services Offered through Lamp of the Path, Mongolia

Lamp of the Path NGO, part of FPMT Mongolia, offers social services to some of the poor and homeless living in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. It has three main programs: a soup kitchen, which offers about 80 meals five days a week; ... read full article

Grant Offered to Istituto Lama Tzong Khapa for the Masters Program

The Masters Program (MP) is the FPMT’s most advanced study program. Based on Lama Yeshe’s unique vision for a comprehensive education, inspired by the traditional geshe studies at the great Gelugpa monastic universities, it was developed with the help of ... read full article

Rejoicing in the Ongoing Compassionate Work of MAITRI Charitable Trust

For over twenty-five years, Adriana Ferranti, through MAITRI Charitable Trust, has provided essential education, medical care, aid to mothers and children, animal care, and various forms of charitable service to the destitute in Bodhgaya, India, which is the poorest and ... read full article
Support Offered to the Animal Liberation Sanctuary in Nepal

Support Offered to the Animal Liberation Sanctuary in Nepal

In June the Animal Liberation Fund was happy to offer a US$9,800 grant to the Animal Liberation Sanctuary in Nepal in support of their incredibly compassionate work providing shelter and care for animals rescued from being killed, so that they ... read full article
Grant from Education and Preservation Fund Offered to Foundation for Developing Compassion and Wisdom

Grant from Education and Preservation Fund Offered to Foundation for Developing Compassion and Wisdom

FPMT’s founder, Lama Yeshe, established what he called “Universal Education” which was an education of human hearts focusing on the universal language of compassion and wisdom, rather than emphasizing a strictly Buddhist approach. Lama Yeshe’s view was that the aims ... read full article
Grant Offered to Assist Rolwaling Sangag Choling Monastery School, Nepal

Grant Offered to Assist Rolwaling Sangag Choling Monastery School, Nepal

After receiving an appeal (below) from the Rolwaling Sangag Choling Monastery School, the Social Services Fund raised $US39,200 to assist with a desperately needed hostel for young Nepali school children. After raising this money to help, Nepal suffered the 7.9 ... read full article
Helping Rebuild Lawudo Retreat Centre After the Earthquake

Helping Rebuild Lawudo Retreat Centre After the Earthquake

For students of Lama Zopa Rinpoche, Lawudo, which is situated high in the Himalayan mountains of eastern Nepal, holds particular significance. Lama Zopa Rinpoche is the reincarnation of the Lawudo Lama, Lama Kunzang Yeshe, who lived and practiced in Lawudo ... read full article
Twelve Months of Extensive Most Secret Hayagriva Pujas Sponsored

Twelve Months of Extensive Most Secret Hayagriva Pujas Sponsored

Twenty years ago, Lama Zopa Rinpoche established the Puja Fund as a way to sponsor ongoing prayers and practices dedicated to the success and longevity of the entire FPMT organization. One puja that Rinpoche advised was particularly important for FPMT ... read full article