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E-News from International Office – Out Now

E-News from International Office – Out Now

We hope you enjoy our March FPMT International Office e-News! This month we bring you: A beautiful portrait photo of Lama Zopa Rinpoche, News about our Annual Review 2018!, New Materials, including Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s Recognizing the False I, Updates ...

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New Ebooks! ‘Meditations on White Tara’ and ‘A Meditation on Orange Manjushri’

New Ebooks! ‘Meditations on White Tara’ and ‘A Meditation on Orange Manjushri’

Students can now find two texts— Meditations on White Tara and A Meditation on Orange Manjushri —in ebook and PDF formats. Meditations on White Tara contains practices to strengthen and restore health and life-force energy. By relying on White Tara, ...

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FPMT Annual Review 2018: Live with Compassion

FPMT Annual Review 2018: Live with Compassion

FPMT International Office is happy to announce FPMT Annual Review 2018: Live with Compassion. The new annual review is available to read as an eZine and a downloadable PDF. International Office, also called Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s office, helps fulfill the ...

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Please Rejoice: Extensive Medicine Buddha Puja Offered by 2,000 Monks Every Month for all Beings

Please Rejoice: Extensive Medicine Buddha Puja Offered by 2,000 Monks Every Month for all Beings

Every month on the Tibetan 8th day the Puja Fund sponsors all the monks of Sera Mey Monastery to offer the extensive Medicine Buddha puja composed by the Fifth Dalai Lama dedicated FPMT centers, projects, services; all students who are ...

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The Meaning of Defective View

The Meaning of Defective View

During a teaching given at the 2017 100 Million Mani Retreat held at Istituto Lama Tzong Khapa, Italy, Lama Zopa Rinpoche explains how we incorrectly see things. In the text it says that rabrib, or defective view, is like when ...

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How to Think When Doing a Puja

How to Think When Doing a Puja

Advice from Lama Zopa Rinpoche on what to think anytime you are doing a puja: When doing any puja, you can think, “I am doing this puja for any sentient being who needs this puja.” So motivate for everyone, not ...

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Find Lamrim Resources on FPMT.org

Find Lamrim Resources on FPMT.org

Find lamrim resources—including teachings, commentaries, prayers, audio programs, comprehensive study programs, and year-long meditation schedules—on FPMT.org to assist your study and practice. “The most unbelievably important thing in our life is lamrim,” Lama Zopa Rinpoche stresses in “Advice for Realizing ...

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The FPMT Australia Community’s Second Annual Guru Bumtsog

The FPMT Australia Community’s Second Annual Guru Bumtsog

FPMT Sangha and students gathered together at the Kickstart Community Arts Centre in New Town, Tasmania, in November 2018 to make 100,000 tsog offerings to Guru Rinpoche, also known as Padmasambhava. This was the second year in a row that ...

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Rejoicing in the Continued Flourishing of FPMT Activity in Australia

Rejoicing in the Continued Flourishing of FPMT Activity in Australia

In May of 2018, Lama Zopa Rinpoche spent six-weeks teaching on Bodhicaryavatara (A Guide to the Bodhisattva’s Way of Life) and offering Rinjung Gyatsa Retreat at the Great Stupa of Universal Compassion in Bendigo, Australia. At the conclusion of this ...

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Check Carefully When Meditating on Emptiness

Check Carefully When Meditating on Emptiness

In August 2016, during the Light of the Path retreat, Lama Zopa Rinpoche advised students to check carefully when meditating on emptiness. When many people meditate on emptiness they say that nothing exists. Do you understand? Nothing exists. [When you ...

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Mandala Magazine’s Latest Issue Shares the Story of the Sera Je Food Fund

Mandala Magazine’s Latest Issue Shares the Story of the Sera Je Food Fund

The cover story from the January-June 2019 issue of Mandala magazine, “Sustaining the Pure Unbroken Lineage of Buddha’s Teachings in This World: The Legacy of the Sera Je Food Fund,” shares the history and success of the Sera Je Food ...

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New! ‘Recognizing the False I’ by Lama Zopa Rinpoche

New! ‘Recognizing the False I’ by Lama Zopa Rinpoche

Students can now find Recognizing the False I in PDF and ebook formats in the Foundation Store. Recognizing the False I, written by Lama Zopa Rinpoche, is a commentary on and set of simple meditation techniques for identifying the object ...

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