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79,000 Sentient Beings Liberated in 2015 in California and Washington

79,000 Sentient Beings Liberated in 2015 in California and Washington

Lama Zopa Rinpoche has requested the Sangha at his residences in California and Washington state to offer the practice of animal liberation every week dedicated to anyone who is sick or having life obstacles. Additionally, Sangha in California offer a ... read full article

Yeshe Norbu Onlus Ongoing Support to Post-Earthquake Nepal

Yeshe Norbu Onlus is an Italian FPMT non-profit association which supports important projects benefiting Tibetan refugees and children. Since the earthquake in Nepal last April, Yeshe Norbu has offered a tremendous amount of emergency aid to assist those in need ... read full article
Offering to 32,000 Participants of the Jangchup Lamrim Teachings with His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Offering to 32,000 Participants of the Jangchup Lamrim Teachings with His Holiness the Dalai Lama

During the 2015 Jangchup Lamrim teachings ( 18 Treatises on the Stages of the Path to Enlightenment ) with His Holiness the Dalai Lama at the newly inaugurated Tashi Lhunpo Monastery, Lama Zopa Rinpoche offered tea to 32,000 participants, money ... read full article

Wisdom Publication’s Steps on the Path to Enlightenment Series: Commentary by Geshe Lhundub Sopa

For over eighteen years Wisdom Publications has been working on publishing a series of commentaries, Steps on the Path to Enlightenment, on Lama Tsongkhapa’s Lam-rim Chenmo by Geshe Lhundub Sopa. Volumes, 1 (The Foundational Practices), 2 (Karma), 3 (The Way ... read full article

Ongoing Efforts to Improve the Sera Je Food Fund’s Operations

Since its inception in 1991, the Sera Je Food Fund has strived to assess and make adjustments and improvements to operations, procedures, and services offered to help ensure that this project is bringing the most benefit to those it serves. ... read full article

Ongoing Practices to Pacify Earthquakes

After receiving news that scientists were forecasting a huge earthquake and possible tsunamis on the West Coast of the United States, Lama Zopa Rinpoche began offering advice about how to help mitigate the effects of karma that can result in ... read full article
Support to Tashi Chime Gatsal Nuns Following the Earthquake in Nepal

Support to Tashi Chime Gatsal Nuns Following the Earthquake in Nepal

Following the earthquake of April, 2015, the conditions at Tashi Chime Gatsal Nunnery (also known as Bigu Nunnery), located in a remote area of Nepal, were such that the nuns living there had to evacuate and take up temporary shelter ... read full article
Retreat Cabin Sponsored for Ordained Sangha

Retreat Cabin Sponsored for Ordained Sangha

Due to the kindness of a generous benefactor, the Supporting Ordained Sangha Fund was able to sponsor the International Mahayana Institute’s building of a retreat cabin specifically to be used by Sangha at Thakpa Kachoe Retreat Land. This new cabin, ... read full article
Long Life Puja Offered to His Holiness the Dalai Lama January 1, 2016

Long Life Puja Offered to His Holiness the Dalai Lama January 1, 2016

Over twenty years ago, Lama Zopa Rinpoche requested that the FPMT organization offers a long life puja to His Holiness the Dalai Lama every year. This year the annual long life puja will be offered on January 1, 2016 following ... read full article

Buddha Statue in Mahabodhi Temple Offered Robes Every Month

Every month, on the full moon, the Puja Fund sponsors an offering of robes, made of the most precious material, to the most holy Buddha statue in Mahabodhi temple, Bodhgaya, India . The offering and prayers and kindly offered by ... read full article

52,254 Pounds of Flour Used Every Six Months by the Sera Je Food Fund

Every day, an incredible effort from many individuals, and a large quantity of food and supplies is needed to prepare, cook, and serve three meals per day to all of the monks studying at Sera Je Food Fund. Over the ... read full article

Rebuilding Lawudo After the Earthquake

As reported in July, the Lawudo Retreat Centre, in eastern Nepal, was damaged by the earthquake and aftershocks the area experienced in April 2015. The Nepal Earthquake Support Fund offered US$50,000 toward the renovation needed due the kindness of many ... read full article