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A Vast Offering Made to 20,000 Monks and Nuns in Nepal and India on Lhabab Duchen

A Vast Offering Made to 20,000 Monks and Nuns in Nepal and India on Lhabab Duchen

The current COVID-19 pandemic has impacted so many people around the world including ordained Sangha living in monastic communities (monasteries and nunneries) who have been faced with many new challenging realities due to the pandemic. One way that monks and ...

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Rejoicing in the Ongoing Beneficial Activities of the Puja Fund

Rejoicing in the Ongoing Beneficial Activities of the Puja Fund

The FPMT Puja Fund was established so that pujas and prayers, offered by as many as 15,650 ordained Sangha, would continuously be sponsored for the benefit of the entire FPMT organization. Since the COVID-19 pandemic, large groups of monks are ...

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Rejoicing in Recent Long Life Puja for Lama Zopa Rinpoche

Rejoicing in Recent Long Life Puja for Lama Zopa Rinpoche

On December 25, 2020 a White Tara Long Life Puja was offered to Lama Zopa Rinpoche on behalf of all FPMT centers, projects, services, and students. For seven days leading up to this puja Rangjung Neljorma Khadro Namsel Drönme (Khadro-la), ...

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FPMT Study Group Making History: First Stupa Built in Transylvania, Romania

FPMT Study Group Making History: First Stupa Built in Transylvania, Romania

Center of White Mahakala an FPMT study group in Romania is building a 7.5-foot Kadampa stupa in Tranisu, Transylvania, fifty miles from where the study group is located. This will be the first stupa built in Transylvania! The final plan ...

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Official Long Life Puja Offered to Lama Zopa Rinpoche on December 25

Official Long Life Puja Offered to Lama Zopa Rinpoche on December 25

There will be two official annual long life pujas offered to Lama Zopa Rinpoche on behalf of FPMT centers, projects, services, and students this year. The first puja will be offered at Kopan Monastery, Nepal, beginning on December 25. It ...

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Support Offered to Magnificent New Temple at Ngari Institute, Ladakh

Support Offered to Magnificent New Temple at Ngari Institute, Ladakh

Ngari Institute is located in the Himalayan Kingdom of Ladakh in a small village called Saboo. The main vision of Ngari Institute is providing a modern education for underprivileged children from different regions of the Himalayas. The Institute, which is ...

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Supporting the Important Projects of Lelung Rinpoche: Preserving the Buddha Dharma

Supporting the Important Projects of Lelung Rinpoche: Preserving the Buddha Dharma

Lelung Rinpoche was born in 1970. When he was twelve years old he visited Kyabje Ling Rinpoche and following Ling Rinpoche’s advice, he went to study at Drepung Monastery, India. Two years later, he went to Dharamsala to receive teachings ...

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Displaying the Guru Rinpoche Thangka and 100,000 Tsog offerings at Khachoe Ghakyil Ling, Nepal

Displaying the Guru Rinpoche Thangka and 100,000 Tsog offerings at Khachoe Ghakyil Ling, Nepal

For the fifth year in a row, a very large thangka of Guru Rinpoche (Padmasambhava) was displayed and an auspicious 100,000 tsog offering event (Guru bumtsog) took place at Khachoe Ghakyil Ling , Nepal, also known as Kopan Nunnery on ...

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Four Large Buddha Statues Sponsored at Jyangchub Choeling Monastery, Nepal

Four Large Buddha Statues Sponsored at Jyangchub Choeling Monastery, Nepal

Namgyal Jyangchub Choeling is a monastery in Boudha, Nepal, established in 2008 by Losang Namgyal Rinpoche who is also the present director. Losang Namgyal Rinpoche studied at Kopan Monastery and is a highly regarded lama of the Tamang people. Namgyal ...

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Hayagriva Tsog Kong Puja Offered for Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s Long Life

Hayagriva Tsog Kong Puja Offered for Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s Long Life

Following the advice of Rangjung Neljorma Khadro Namsel Drolma (Khadro-la), a Most Secret Hayagriva tsog kong puja was offered at Kopan Monastery in Nepal on October 26 for Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s long life. In addition, this puja was dedicated for ...

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Offering to a Sky Filled with Wish-Granting Jewels: The Sangha

Offering to a Sky Filled with Wish-Granting Jewels: The Sangha

Supporting monks and nuns is one of the highest priorities for the FPMT organization. As Lama Zopa Rinpoche has said, “The value of Sangha is more than the whole sky filled with wish-granting jewels.” The Supporting Ordained Sangha Fund was ...

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Extensive Most Secret Hayagriva Pujas Sponsored at Sera Je Monastery Every Month

Extensive Most Secret Hayagriva Pujas Sponsored at Sera Je Monastery Every Month

For twenty-five years the Puja Fund has been sponsoring ongoing prayers and practices dedicated to the success and longevity of the entire FPMT organization. One puja that Lama Zopa Rinpoche advises as particularly important for FPMT, due to the organization’s ...

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