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Official Annual Long Life Puja for Lama Zopa Rinpoche on January 22

Official Annual Long Life Puja for Lama Zopa Rinpoche on January 22

The official annual long life puja for Lama Zopa Rinpoche, offered on behalf of the entire FPMT organization will take place on January 22 at Kopan Monastery, Nepal. All are welcome to participate in this auspicious event by offering prayers ...

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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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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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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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Rejoicing in Over US$2,000,000 in Aid Offered Following the 2015 Nepal Earthquake

Rejoicing in Over US$2,000,000 in Aid Offered Following the 2015 Nepal Earthquake

Following the 2015 earthquake in Nepal, FPMT International Office established the Nepal Earthquake Support Fund to help raise funds for basic necessities needed such as food, water, tents, bedding, and medical aid to many who lost everything in remote regions. ...

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Tenzin Ösel Hita Welcomed to Florida, US

Tenzin Ösel Hita Welcomed to Florida, US

On Thursday, August 15, 2019, Tenzin Ösel Hita gave an evening talk “A Taste of Buddhism: One Big Love” at the Wotel in Miami, Florida, US, hosted by the FPMT study group in Miami, Namdrol Ling Study Group. On Saturday, ...

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Please Rejoice in Sponsorship of 1,000 Buddhas for His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Please Rejoice in Sponsorship of 1,000 Buddhas for His Holiness the Dalai Lama

In August, we shared Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s wish to offer 1,000 statues of Shakyamuni Buddha to His Holiness the Dalai Lama on behalf of the entire FPMT organization. Now, due to the kindness of many, we have raised the funds ...

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5 Trillion Mantra Compassion Wheel at Vajrapani Institute Makes Progress

5 Trillion Mantra Compassion Wheel at Vajrapani Institute Makes Progress

In December 2016, Vajrapani Institute, an FPMT retreat center in Northern California, launched the 5 Trillion Mantra Prayer Wheel Project. The prayer wheel, called the Compassion Wheel and standing 7 ft x 10 ft when completed, will contain 5 trillion ...

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Many Beneficial Activities of the Puja Fund Multiplied 100 Million Times this Lhabab Duchen

Many Beneficial Activities of the Puja Fund Multiplied 100 Million Times this Lhabab Duchen

Lhabab Duchen, one of the four great holy days of the Buddhist calendar when merit is multiplied by 100 million times, took place this year on November 19. We invite you to rejoice in the many beneficial activities sponsored by ...

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Tenzin Osel Hita’s Recent and Upcoming Dharma Talks

Tenzin Osel Hita’s Recent and Upcoming Dharma Talks

This Summer Tenzin Osel Hita (the recognized incarnation of Lama Yeshe) gave a number of Dharma talks in FPMT centers and study groups in the United States. Starting in August Osel visited and spoke at Vajrapani Institute, Land of Medicine ...

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Fifth Year of Support for Sambhota Tibetan School, Bylakuppe, India

Fifth Year of Support for Sambhota Tibetan School, Bylakuppe, India

Since 2014, the Social Services Fund has been offering grants to Sambhota Tibetan School Cauvery Valley Project (formerly called Central School for Tibetans CVP), located in Bylakuppe, South India. The school was established in 1971 to serve the children of ...

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