Ven Kunsang Choephel will give a free teaching on Buddhism at IBA on Saturday 23 February from 9.30 am to 11am. The topic this Saturday will be: Preliminary Practice – Prostration. The teaching will be in English and all are welcome. Arrive at 9am for tea.
IBA is pleased to announce that Ani Tsundue Palmo will give talks every Sunday in Chinese language from 9.30 am to 11am. Ani Tsundue is a Buddhist nun and scholar and will give teachings in Mandarin. The talks are free. All are welcome. IBA很高兴的宣布:阿妮尊珠巴姆将每两周一次的周日上午 9:30到11:00用中文给与佛法方面讲座。阿妮尊珠是佛教徒喝学者，她讲给与修行方面的讲座。讲座是免费的。欢迎大家。具体细节，请联系阿妮尊珠:
IBA is pleased to announce that Tibetan Monastery Services (www.gompaservices.com) will videocast the Saturday teachings by Ven Kunsang Choephel. The first teaching in the series, on 16 February 2019 is ‘Preliminary Practice: Taking Refuge Vows’. Ven Kunsang Choephel is becoming widely appreciated for the clarity and approachability of his teachings, which are given in English. Registration[…]
IBA is pleased to announce that Ven Upāli Sraman will give a talk every Tuesday afternoon at IBA from 4.15 to 5.15pm on the topic of ‘Introduction to History, Texts, Doctrines and Cultural Practices’. The talks will be in English. Ven Upāli is a Buddhist scholar and teacher studying in Nepal and so there is[…]
We are pleased to announce that Ven Kunsang Choephel will begin the Saturday teachings at IBA on Saturday 16 February. The teachings are in English and all are welcome. Arrive at 9am for tea. For more information please phone Ven Kunsang on 980 337 2212.
To all our generous and kind Dharma friends and supporters we wish you happy Losar and health and happiness for the coming year:
2019 – The Complete Path Year 3 at IBA. We are pleased to announce that His Holiness Ratna Vajra Rinpoche, the 42nd Sakya Trizin, will teach Year 3 of The Complete Path at IBA from 15 August to 4 September 2019. The topics for TCP Year 3 will be the Preliminary Practices (Ngondro) and Hevajra[…]
IBA monks are on their way back to Kathmandu after completion of the Great Sakya Monlam in Bodhgaya. On 14 January 2019, the language classes for IBA monks will begin – teaching them English and Chinese which will greatly help them as teachers and translators. Preparations are also beginning for the 2019 Autumn program at[…]
The Great Sakya Monlam for World Peace is being held in Bodhgaya for the second time since moving its location from Lumbini. Situated under the Bodhi tree, with His Holiness Ratna Vajra Rinpoche and His Eminence Gyana Vajra Rinpoche presiding over the thousands of Sangha and lay devotees attending, the scene was inspiring and blissful.[…]
Sakya Pandita Kunga Gyaltsen (1182 – 1251) was the fourth of the five founding fathers of the Sakya order. On Friday December 21 we celebrated the anniversary of his parinirvana at IBA with light offerings and prayer recitation around our stupa.