Dharma teachings with Ven Kunsang Choephel are starting again on Saturday 21st January and will run till 25th February. Topics are The four Noble Truths, Avalokiteshvara (Chenrezi) mantra, Shamatha meditation, Transforming anger into loving kindness, Karma and Dzogchen. 9.30 to 11am.
To celebrate the anniversary of founding father Sakya Pandita’s parinirvana day on Wednesday 11th January there will be Tara, Mahakala and Sakya Pandita Memorial Offering Pujas held throughout the day from morning till late evening
HE Ratna Vajra Rinpoche gave a White Tara empowerment at IBA, attended by a large number of visitors.
Boudha stupa looks magnificent, lit up at night during the purification and consecration ceremonies
Pujas leading up to the consecration and inauguration of Boudha stupa began today with a purification ceremony, carried out by all four major traditions of Tibetan Buddhism. His Eminence Ratna Vajra Rinpoche led the Sakya prayers, held on the western side of the stupa opposite Jamchen monastery, with HE Gar Shabdrung Rinpoche, HE Chogye Shabdrung[…]
We were blessed by the arrival of His Eminence at IBA this afternoon ahead of the consecration ceremonies to be held at Boudha stupa between the 18th and 21st of this month. His Eminence will stay at IBA till Nov 24.
Ven Kunsang Choephel will give a free teaching on Buddhism on Saturday 26 November at 9.30am to 11am at the International Buddhist Academy, Tinchuli, Boudha. The topic is on Bodhisattva vows. The teachings will be in English. All are welcome. IBA is at Tinchuli, about 20 mins walk from Boudha Stupa. From Boudha walk up[…]
The precious body of HH Jigdal Dagchen Rinpoche arrived in Delhi today.
Khenpo Dr Ngawang Jorden and many others have left Kathmandu to go to New Delhi, India, for the cremation ceremony of His Holiness Jigdal Dagchen Dorje at the Sakya Phuntsok Phodrang in Delhi where the cremation will take place on 11 November 2016. HH Jigdal Dagchen who was the founder and for decades leader of[…]
The spire of Boudha stupa is almost complete and here is seen gleaming in late afternoon light. Flags and hangings have yet to be added and the base painted before its consecration later in November 2016.