Prepare for His Holiness Teachings in NYC with Professor Bob Thurman


Professor Robert Thurman gave a series of informative, thought provoking, and even entertaining classes on Je Tsong Khapa’s masterpiece the Essence of True Eloquence at Tibet House in New York City. The classes are available online. His Holiness will be giving a commentary on the text during his sold-out teachings at the Beacon Theater November […]

New Book By His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Ven. Thubten Chodron


Good news! A new book by His Holiness and Ven. Thubten Chodron entitled “Buddhism: one teacher, many traditions” is coming out soon, and it sounds fascinating. This is a subject that I always wanted to learn more about. Here’s the official description from Wisdom Publications: In this new book by His Holiness the Dalai Lama […]

Dharma practice to end the suffering of ebola


Gyumed Khensur Rinpoche Losang Jampa advised us to do the Dorje Namjom (Vajravidarana) mantra recitation to end the suffering of ebola. The mantra is: Nama tsanda vajra krodaya hulu hulu tishta tishta banda banda hana hana amrita hum phat For more information about the practice, please visit: http://www.gandenchoelingflorida.org/uploads/2/3/8/0/23805966/vajravidaran_means_the_supreme_destroyer_of_evil.pdf