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Kopan Lamrim Course 2022 Teaching 8: Experiencing Others’ Suffering Comes from Understanding Their Kindness

Advice from Lama Zopa Rinpoche | January 31, 2023 -
Harming those who harm us is very ignorant, Rinpoche warns us in his December 15 teaching from the fifty-third lamrim meditation course at Kopan Monastery, Nepal. Fighting back when someone harms us is the behavior of an animal. We create … Read more »

FPMT International Office has created this page of resources and advice for individuals and centers worldwide in response to the coronavirus pandemic. 

You can also find Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s advice and video teachings on thought transformation for the time of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Kopan Lamrim Course 2022 Teaching 8: Experiencing Others’ Suffering Comes from Understanding Their Kindness

Advice from Lama Zopa Rinpoche | January 31, 2023 -
Harming those who harm us is very ignorant, Rinpoche warns us in his December 15 teaching from the fifty-third lamrim meditation course at Kopan Monastery, Nepal. Fighting back when someone harms us is the behavior of an animal. We create … Read more »

FPMT.org offers a collection of practical advice from Lama Zopa Rinpoche. You can also find Rinpoche's advice on a wide range of topics in the form of short talks and letters at the Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive.

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Teachings of Lama Zopa Rinpoche

Lama Zopa Rinpoche gives teachings throughout the year at FPMT centers around the world. Many of these teachings are livestreamed – these video and audio recordings together with other resources are available as part of our Rinpoche Available Now (RAN) project.

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Enjoy browsing our extensive FPMT photo galleries of Lama Zopa Rinpoche as he leads teachings and retreats around the globe. Galleries are added monthly. Archives include: Extensive Offerings at Kachoe Dechen Ling and Buddha Amitabha Pure Land, Paintings and Drawings, Animal Art, Lama Zopa Rinpoche selection of best photos, Lama Yeshe and Rinpoche old photos, and His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Rinpoche. View Photos »

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Lama Zopa Rinpoche

Lama Zopa Rinpoche is a Tibetan Buddhist scholar and meditator who for 30 years has overseen the spiritual activities of the worldwide network of 160-plus centers, projects and social services that form the Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition (FPMT) which he founded with Lama Thubten Yeshe.

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Lama Tsongkhapa Day (Ganden Ngamchoe) Is on December 18

Lama Tsongkhapa Day (Ganden Ngamchoe) Is on December 18

Ganden Ngamchoe, literally “Ganden Offering of the Twenty-Fifth Day,” is also known as Lama Tsongkhapa Day. It is a celebration of the anniversary of the parinirvana of Lama Tsongkhapa (1357-1419), the founder of the Gelug tradition of Tibetan Buddhism. This ... Read more »

Charitable Activities

Rejoicing in the Lama Tsongkhapa Teachers Fund Activities in 2022

Rejoicing in the Lama Tsongkhapa Teachers Fund Activities in 2022

The Lama Tsongkhapa Teachers Fund was established by FPMT in 1997, at the request of His Holiness the Dalai Lama. Named after the great 14th-century founder of the Gelug tradition, the Lama Tsongkhapa Teachers Fund’s purpose is to invest in ... Read more »

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Happy New Year and Welcome to our January 2023 e-News

Happy New Year and Welcome to our January 2023 e-News

FPMT International Office offers our most sincere wishes for a healthy and happy New Year to all of our friends and supporters around the world. We are very pleased to share with you our January 2023 e-News which is packed ... Read more »

 

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