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Continued Support to Prisoners Wishing to Study Dharma

Continued Support to Prisoners Wishing to Study Dharma

Liberation Prison Project (LPP) is an FPMT international project founded in 1996 dedicated to supporting students around the world in prison who wish to study Dharma. Since its inception, LPP has helped thousands of prisoners worldwide study Buddha’s teachings and ...

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Tibetan Elders Creating Merit in Elderly Homes in India

Tibetan Elders Creating Merit in Elderly Homes in India

Advice for the Elderly Lama Zopa Rinpoche recently offered extensive advice on different ways to help and benefit the elderly, particularly Tibetans in Nepal and India, who are Buddhist. Rinpoche has made the point that as Buddhists we shouldn’t only ...

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Support to Taru Gayphel Tsogspa Animal Welfare Society, Leh, Ladakh

Support to Taru Gayphel Tsogspa Animal Welfare Society, Leh, Ladakh

Taru Gayphel Tsogspa Animal Welfare Society is an animal care facility located in Taru, Leh, Ladakh. Tsering Dorjay Malik first developed the idea in 2013 to help the animals in the village by drawing inspiration from Buddha’s teachings that every ...

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Extensive and Vast Array of Pujas, Practices, and Offerings Sponsored this Saka Dawa

Extensive and Vast Array of Pujas, Practices, and Offerings Sponsored this Saka Dawa

Through the FPMT Puja Fund we have arranged for an incredible vast array of pujas, practices, and offerings for Saka Dawa May 26 when any merit created is multiplied 100 million times. The pujas and offerings are being undertaken with ...

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Rejoicing in Lama Zopa Rinpoche Starting to Write the Prajnaparamita

Rejoicing in Lama Zopa Rinpoche Starting to Write the Prajnaparamita

Lama Zopa Rinpoche had been writing the 8,000 verse Prajnaparamita Sutra in pure gold for several years, but since 2011 Rinpoche hasn’t been able to write, as Rinpoche felt his handwriting was not stable enough, since manifesting a stroke that ...

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Rejoicing in the White Tara Long Life Puja Offered to Lama Zopa Rinpoche on April 19, 2021

Rejoicing in the White Tara Long Life Puja Offered to Lama Zopa Rinpoche on April 19, 2021

Please join the entire FPMT community by rejoicing in the recent long life puja which was offered to Lama Zopa Rinpoche at Kopan Monastery, Nepal, on behalf of FPMT centers, projects, services, study groups, and students on April 19. This ...

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Important Update on the Maitreya Project in Bodhgaya

Important Update on the Maitreya Project in Bodhgaya

The creation of Holy Objects for World Peace is an important aspect of Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s vast vision for the FPMT organization. Specifically, Rinpoche envisions the creation of many statues of Maitreya Buddha around the world. Currently, there are two ...

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Istituto Lama Tzong Khapa’s Mind Science Academy Creates a Meeting Place for Ancient Buddhist Knowledge and Western Science

Istituto Lama Tzong Khapa’s Mind Science Academy Creates a Meeting Place for Ancient Buddhist Knowledge and Western Science

When His Holiness the Dalai Lama visited Istituto Lama Tzong Khapa (ILTK) in 2014 he advised the FPMT center located in Pomaia, Italy, to create an academy focused on Buddhist mind science. Established in 1977, ILTK already had many successful ...

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Long Life Puja Offering to Lama Zopa Rinpoche: April 19!

Long Life Puja Offering to Lama Zopa Rinpoche: April 19!

Please rejoice that we have the opportunity to offer the second official long life puja for Lama Zopa Rinpoche. This puja will be offered on behalf of FPMT centers, projects, services, study groups, and students at Kopan Monastery, Nepal, on ...

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The Flourishing of Lawudo Retreat Centre, Nepal

The Flourishing of Lawudo Retreat Centre, Nepal

The Lawudo Retreat Centre, situated high in the Himalayan mountains of eastern Nepal, holds particular significance for FPMT. Lama Zopa Rinpoche is the reincarnation of the Lawudo Lama, Lama Kunzang Yeshe, who lived and practiced in Lawudo until his passing ...

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Rejoicing in the Ongoing Universal Education Inspired Activities of FDCW

Rejoicing in the Ongoing Universal Education Inspired Activities of FDCW

In 1983 Lama Yeshe began formulating the idea of Universal Education: “The world needs a new system of education because the old one is too dated for the intelligent people of today and produces a great deal of conflict and ...

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Funding a Community Hall for 4,500 at Dhondenling Tibetan Settlement, Kollegal, India

Funding a Community Hall for 4,500 at Dhondenling Tibetan Settlement, Kollegal, India

Dhondenling Tibetan Settlement, Kollegal, is in one of the most remote and underdeveloped Tibetan settlements in Southern India. There are 46 Tibetan settlements in India, Nepal, and Bhutan, home to most of the 100,451 Tibetan refugees. These Tibetan settlements originate ...

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