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Robes Offered to Resident FPMT Geshes & Western Ordained Teachers

In 2013 Lama Zopa Rinpoche, through the Lama Zopa Rinpoche Bodhichitta Fund, was extremely happy to offer robes to all of the resident geshes and western ordained teachers offering service at FPMT centers around the world. Tremendous thanks to Kopan ...

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38,931.14 Pounds of Rice & Flour Offered in One Month from the Sera Je Food Fund

In order for the Sera Je Food Fund to offer three meals per day to all 2,500 monks studying at Sera Je Monastery (3,300 monks join for breakfast), the Sera Je Kitchen must acquire, prep, cook, and clean-up after an ...

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US$10,000 Offered to Vajrapani Institute for Life-Sized Statue of Lama Yeshe

Lama Zopa Rinpoche was very happy to make an offering of US$10,000 toward a new life-sized statue of Lama Yeshe which Vajrapani Institute, Boulder Creek, CA, USA is having built. This will be the second life-sized statue of Lama Yeshe ...

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Lama Zopa Rinpoche Sponsors Kitchen for Bylakuppe School for Tibetans

Sera Monastery is located in the Tibetan settlement Bylakuppe near Mysore, Karnataka in South India. Lama Zopa Rinpoche sponsored the new kitchen at the Bylakuppe School for Tibetans, which was inaugurated on December 19, 2013. Lama Zopa Rinpoche is the spiritual director of ...

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Gold Leafing and Equipment Offered to 70 ft Statue of Padmasambhava

The Padmasambhava Project for Peace is dedicated to fulfilling Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s goal of building many large statues of Padmasambhava around the world in order to create the cause for peace for all beings In October of 2013 the project ...

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Update on the Stupa to Minimize Harm From the Elements

In order to minimize harm caused by possible earthquakes in California, USA; a stupa is being built near the Golden Gate Bridge, under the advice of Rangjung Neljorma Khadro Namsel Drolma (Khadro-la). This project is called the Stupa to Minimize ...

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Long Life Puja Offered to Lama Zopa Rinpoche at Drati Khantsen, Sera Je Monastery

On December 22, 2013 at the conclusion of this year’s oral transmission of Most Secret Hayagriva given by Lama Zopa Rinpoche, Sera Je Monastery’s Drati Khangtsen in India offered a long life puja to Lama Zopa Rinpoche. Ven. Roger Kunsang, ...

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Monthly Extensive Most Secret Hayagriva Puja Offered

Every month on the Tibetan 29th day, an important day to offer protector pujas, The Puja Fund sponsors about 40 of the most senior monks of Sera Je Monastery, who specialize in the practice of Most Secret Hayagriva, to offer ...

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Annual Long Life Puja for His Holiness the Dalai Lama

FPMT has the incredible opportunity to be one of the main sponsors of the long life puja that will be offered to His Holiness the Dalai Lama at the conclusion of this year’s Jangchub Lam-Rim teaching event at Sera Je ...

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2013 Continuation of the Eighteen Great Lam-Rim Commentaries by His Holiness the Dalai Lama

In November 2012, on the very auspicious occasion of the 610th Anniversary of Lama Tsongkhapa’s composition of his masterpiece Lam-rim Chen-mo (The Great Treatise on the Stages of the Path to Enlightenment) and the 600th Anniversary of Lama Tsongkhapa’s teaching ...

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Annual Long Life Puja Offered to Lama Zopa Rinpoche, Kopan Monastery, Nepal

The annual long life puja was offered to Lama Zopa Rinpoche on behalf of the entire FPMT organization at Kopan Monastery, December 9, 2013. 800+ monks and nuns; 280+ Western students; and many local Nepalis, Tibetans and Sherpas were in ...

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An Update on Tenzin Ösel Hita

Tenzin Ösel Hita is doing very well and continuing his college studies in California. While Lama Zopa Rinpoche was in the United States this year, Ösel visited Rinpoche at his residence many times. In September, Ösel participated in a long ...

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