Ven Kunsang Choephel

Sat 31 March – Twelve Links of Interdependent Origination

Saturday teaching by Ven Kunsang Choephel. IBA welcomes all to a teaching on the topic of the Twelve Links of Interdependent Origination on Saturday 31 March at IBA. Interdependent origination deals with the world as we experience it. Even though we understand through the Mahamudra teachings that everything ultimately has a pure nature, our everyday[…]


Management and Leadership

A new Management and Leadership course has started at IBA, designed by good friend of IBA Abhilash Acharya. Topics to be covered include communication, goal setting, team building, event management and systems design. Presenters for the course have qualifications and experience in management which they will impart to our monastic students.     

Project Manager wanted – IBA

Project Manager wanted for the International Buddhist Academy, Tinchuli-Boudha, Kathmandu IBA is looking for a Project Manager to coordinate several teams to develop and implement projects for our monastic and lay students. The teams are responsible for education programs for monks, Buddhist philosophy programs for lay students and translation projects. Candidates for this position should[…]

Tibetan Monastery Services webcast – Sat teachings

Tibetan Monastery Services is pleased to announce a webcast of the second in a new series of Saturday morning teachings by the Venerable Kunsang Choephel titled ‘Samatha Meditation’ at the International Buddhist Academy, in Kathmandu, on Saturday 10 March 2018. The teaching will be given in English. Registration for the webcast is now open at[…]

Saturday 10 March teaching – Samatha Meditation

On Sat 10 March, Ven Kunsang Choephel will give a free teaching in English on the topic of Samatha Medication. The Sanskrit word Samatha, (calm abiding), refers to a state of mind which is characterised by the stabilisation of attention on an internal object of observation, conjoined with the calming of external distractions to the[…]

Sat 3 March teaching – Eight Noble Paths

Saturday Dharma Talks in English with Ven Kunsang Choephel at the International Buddhist Academy. On Sat 3 March Ven Kunsang will give free teachings on Buddhism. The topic for Sat 3 March will be Eight Noble Paths. The teaching will be in English and all are welcome.  Please phone Ven Kunsang on 980 337 2212 if[…]


Happy Losar 2018

To all our precious Dharma Friends and Supporters ལོ་གསར་ལ་བཀྲ་ཤིས་བདེ་ལེགས། 新年快乐 HAPPY NEW YEAR May you receive the blessings of the Triple Gem to bring peace, happiness, well-being and wealth into your lives in the་year of the Earth Dog. With heartfelt warm wishes, Khenpo Ngawang Jorden and everyone at IBA

Tibetan New Year 2018

Tibetan New Year 2018 will be celebrated on Friday 16 February this year. At IBA monks and staff will have a holiday from Wed 14 Feb to Tues 20 Feb and classes will resume on Wed 21 Feb. This will enable everyone to meet with their families and friends and prepare for the celebrations. Monks[…]