Khenpo Dr Ngawang Jorden completed three weeks of teaching today on Gorampa’s Abhidharma. The teaching was in English with Chinese translation. For those who were unable to attend the course, you can listen to the teachings on the Tibetan Monastery Services webcast service which is available at: https://www.gompaservices.com IBA would like to thank Khenpo Dr[…]
IBA is pleased to announce that the first day of the webcast of the special 15 day course on Gorampa’s Abhidharma by Khenpo Dr Ngawang Jorden, Principal of the International Buddhist Academy, Kathmandu, is now available to view on the Gompa Services website. The course is given in English with Chinese translation. To view the webcast of[…]
IBA celebrated HH Dalai Lama’s birthday with a special cake generously provided by one of our teachers. May His Holiness have a long, healthy, fulfilling and auspicious life and continue to bless us with His great compassion and inspiration.
Ven Kunsang Choephel will give an introduction to the ‘Heart Sutra’, one of the most cited and widely known Buddhist texts. The central topic of the ‘Heart Sutra’ is the Buddhist understanding of the ultimate nature of mind and phenomena. The Sutra presents a dialogue between the monk Shariputra and the bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara in which[…]
Ven Kunsang Choephel will give a free teaching in English on ‘Meditation on Avalokiteshvara’. Avalokiteshvara is the embodiment of the compassion of all the Buddhas, as visualised in the form of a meditational deity. Ven Kunsang Choephel will teach on the meaning of the six-syllable mantra of Avalokiteshvara: Om Ma-Ni Pad-Me Hum. The six syllables[…]
Neuroscience and Buddhism Connections Professor Marcia Grabowecky and Professor Ken Paller from Northwestern University USA will give a talk at IBA on Neuroscience and Buddhism Connections on Tuesday 12 June from 3pm to 5pm. Professor Paller is Professor of Psychology and Director of the Cognitive Neuroscience Program and Professor Marcia Grabowecky is Research Associate Professor[…]