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The Real Refuge Is Your Wisdom Realizing the Ultimate Nature

The Real Refuge Is Your Wisdom Realizing the Ultimate Nature

Lama Zopa Rinpoche gave a teaching over Zoom about Buddhist refuge for the graduation ceremony of the first cohort of Human Spirit, an Israel-based Buddhist-psychoanalytic training program. Here’s a summary of Rinpoche’s teaching, which was offered on June 8, 2022, ... Read more »
Welcome to our June 2022 e-News

Welcome to our June 2022 e-News

We are pleased to share our June 2022 e-news with you! This issue features news, updates, resources, opportunities, and causes for rejoicing, including: News of Lama Zopa Rinpoche teaching at the Kopan November course, Links to new teachings from Rinpoche, ... Read more »
A Powerful Immersion Retreat: Tara Institute Hosts First Australian Foundation Service Seminar

A Powerful Immersion Retreat: Tara Institute Hosts First Australian Foundation Service Seminar

The Foundation Service Seminar (FSS) is the “FPMT immersion retreat.” It provides essential information and nourishment for all serving, or wishing to serve, in the FPMT organization. The FSS retreat is key to deeply understanding the FPMT organization and the ... Read more »
Support to Nine Elderly Homes Serving Tibetan Elders in 2022

Support to Nine Elderly Homes Serving Tibetan Elders in 2022

For the seventh consecutive year, the FPMT Social Services Fund has continued to offer essential support to 320 elderly Tibetans living in homes throughout India and in Nepal. This service has become an essential mission of this fund with nine ... Read more »
Rejoicing and Creating Merit on Saka Dawa Duchen

Rejoicing and Creating Merit on Saka Dawa Duchen

We wish everyone an auspicious Saka Dawa Duchen! Depending on one’s time zone, a collective effort of merit-making is underway or has already occurred in FPMT centers, projects, and services around the world and in the homes of teachers, students, ... Read more »
New Podcast Episode: #4 Any Activity Can Be a Mindfulness Meditation on Emptiness

New Podcast Episode: #4 Any Activity Can Be a Mindfulness Meditation on Emptiness

There is a new episode of the Lama Zopa Rinpoche Essential Extracts Podcast. You can listen to the new episode on our website or find it in your favorite podcast app by searching for “Lama Zopa Rinpoche Essential Extracts.” New ... Read more »

Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s Schedule

November 26 – December 26, 2022 Teaching during part of the One Month Meditation Course, Kopan Monastery, Nepal
Please Join us this Saka Dawa in Offering Powerful Pujas and Practices for All Living Beings

Please Join us this Saka Dawa in Offering Powerful Pujas and Practices for All Living Beings

This year on Saka Dawa, June 14, when merit is multiplied 300 million times, the Puja Fund, on behalf of the entire organization, will be arranging the following pujas and practices for the benefit of all beings: 100,000 Praises to ... Read more »
Long Life Prayer and Continued Prayers for Lama Zopa Rinpoche

Long Life Prayer and Continued Prayers for Lama Zopa Rinpoche

In 2016, Khandro Kunga Bhuma spontaneously composed a long life prayer for Lama Zopa Rinpoche. Khandro-la is consulted every year for advice on practices to clear obstacles for Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s good health and long life. That year she advised ... Read more »
There Are No Limits to the Benefits of Bodhicitta

There Are No Limits to the Benefits of Bodhicitta

Lama Zopa Rinpoche begins this video, which was recorded in April 2018 at the Great Stupa of Universal Compassion in Bendigo, Australia, by reminding us of the benefits of making even a tiny offering to a holy object. But, Rinpoche ... Read more »
Recommended Practices for Saka Dawa Duchen on June 14, 2022

Recommended Practices for Saka Dawa Duchen on June 14, 2022

We are fast approaching the auspicious merit-multiplying day of Saka Dawa Duchen—the fifteenth day of the fourth month in the Tibetan lunar calendar—which commemorates Shakyamuni Buddha’s birth, enlightenment, and parinirvana. Saka Dawa Duchen is one of the four great holy ... Read more »
New Podcast Episode: #3 Every Single Thing Comes from Your Mind

New Podcast Episode: #3 Every Single Thing Comes from Your Mind

There is a new episode of the Lama Zopa Rinpoche Essential Extracts Podcast. You can listen to the new episode on our website or find it in your favorite podcast app by searching for “Lama Zopa Rinpoche Essential Extracts.” New ... Read more »