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Some of the nuns of Bigu Nunnery.

The building site of the new ten rooms for the nuns of Bigu Nunnery.

The building site of the new ten rooms for the nuns of Bigu Nunnery.

Lama Zopa Rinpoche recently raised US$20,000 for the Bigu Nunnery, Nepal, for the building of ten rooms for the nuns’ accommodation.

The offering was made from a number of extremely kind benefactors in Singapore.

Providing quality housing for Sangha is a priority for Rinpoche, he also recently offered $US50,000 toward the building of rooms for monks at a monastery in East Asia.

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Building is underway for the nuns the new accommodation.

In addition, very year since 2009, Lama Zopa Rinpoche has sponsored the nuns of Bigu Nunnery to complete one and now two 100 Million Mani Retreat (100 million recitations of the mantra OM MANI PADME HUM). In addition to the 100 Million Mani Retreats, Rinpoche is offering all the cost of food to all the nuns for this period as well as the cost of a very qualified geshe to stay during the retreat in order to give lam-rim teachings. One of these retreats is offered through the kindness of a benefactor, and the other through the Lama Zopa Rinpoche Bodhichitta Fund.

In addition to this, Kopan Monastery has offered robes to all of the nuns of Bigu Nunnery.

Please rejoice in this continued support to the nuns of Bigu Nunnery.

You are welcome to offer any amount to the Lama Zopa Rinpoche Bodhichitta Fund

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