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The Meditation-Recitation of Black Manjushri

The Meditation-Recitation of Black Manjushri

The Meditation-Recitation of Black Manjushri, composed by Lama Zopa Rinpoche and translated by the official Italian translator for His Holiness the Dalai Lama and a senior translator for the FPMT Masters Program and Basic Program Fabrizio Pallotti Champa Pelgye, is ...

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Rinchen Jangsem Ling Retreat Centre Hosted a Large Prostration Event

Rinchen Jangsem Ling Retreat Centre Hosted a Large Prostration Event

On August 25, 2019, a large prostration event took place at Rinchen Jangsem Ling Retreat Centre, the FPMT center in Triang, Malaysia. FPMT Southeast Asia regional coordinator, Selina Foong, shares the story. This is a short excerpt from Selina’s published ...

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Yearly Offering to the Gelug Examination and Main Teachers of the Lama Tsongkhapa Tradition

Yearly Offering to the Gelug Examination and Main Teachers of the Lama Tsongkhapa Tradition

Every year the best scholars from the main Gelug monasteries come together for the annual Gelug Examination. Every year the Lama Tsongkhapa Teachers Fund offers a grant for daily food, travel expenses, and for teacher stipends for the main teachers ...

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Recite the Golden Light Sutra for World Peace

Recite the Golden Light Sutra for World Peace

Lama Zopa Rinpoche gave this advice for a practice to do for world peace in June 2004. My dear Dharma brothers and sisters, It looks like there could be a lot of violence happening in Iraq. It comes out very ...

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Prayer for Peace

Prayer for Peace

“When there was unceasing war in Kham (Me Nyak), Tibet, and nobody was able to create harmony, the Great Lord Yogi (Thang Thong Gyalpo) came to Kham, generated bodhichitta, and just by merely saying these true words and sprinkling flowers, ...

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Complimentary Living in the Path Module: ‘Bodhichitta Mindfulness’

Complimentary Living in the Path Module: ‘Bodhichitta Mindfulness’

In the complimentary Living in the Path module “Bodhichitta Mindfulness,” Lama Zopa Rinpoche shows students how to take the essence of our precious human life by transforming our normal daily activities—walking, washing, dressing, etc.—into a cause of enlightenment by doing ...

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Tenzin Ösel Hita Welcomed to the San Francisco Bay Area, US

Tenzin Ösel Hita Welcomed to the San Francisco Bay Area, US

Tenzin Ösel Hita, the recognized reincarnation of FPMT co-founder Lama Yeshe, visited California, US, in August 2019, touring the four FPMT Bay Area centers. Osel visited Vajrapani Institute in Boulder Creek, where he gave a talk and participated in the ...

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Rejoicing in Another Year of Animal Liberations

Rejoicing in Another Year of Animal Liberations

Benefiting animals in any way possible is a high priority for FPMT and one of Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s Vast Visions for the organization. The Animal Liberation Fund sponsored the liberations of approximately 84,356 animals at Kachoe Dechen Ling, California, and ...

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H.E. Ling Rinpoche Visits Kopan Monastery

H.E. Ling Rinpoche Visits Kopan Monastery

Kopan Monastery welcomed His Eminence the Seventh Kyabje Ling Rinpoche in October 2019. Ani Fran (Ven. Fran Mohoupt) shared the story of H.E. Ling Rinpoche’s visit to the monastery in Nepal. H.E. Ling Rinpoche’s visit to Kopan Monastery was short ...

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Monthly Extensive Medicine Buddha Puja Offered by 2,000 Monks on Behalf of Entire FPMT Organization

Monthly Extensive Medicine Buddha Puja Offered by 2,000 Monks on Behalf of Entire FPMT Organization

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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Monastère Dorje Pamo Rejoices in Monastic Community Life

Monastère Dorje Pamo Rejoices in Monastic Community Life

Monastère Dorje Pamo (Dorje Pamo Monastery), an FPMT nunnery in En Baut, Fiac, France, welcomed Lama Zopa Rinpoche, as well as visiting and resident nuns, and volunteers in 2019. Ven. Chantal Tenzin Dekyi (Chantal Carrerot), coordinator, and Gabrielle Leflaive, volunteer, ...

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Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s Advice to Dispel Fires

Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s Advice to Dispel Fires

Australia is experiencing what is becoming its worst fire season ever, affecting tens of thousands of people and countless animals. Lama Zopa Rinpoche has given advice on several occasions on practices to do in order to dispel and protect from ...

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