Mystical Arts of Tibet at Unity of Fairfax August 4 – 9th 2015


(NOTE: as a courtesy to our friends at Unity of Fairfax Church, we are sharing the following announcement. Please contact them for more information. I was only able to attend the closing ceremony the last time the Drepung monks were here, and it was very moving.) We are pleased to announce the arrival in the […]

Dalai Lama Awakening and Compassion in Action Screening July 30 & Aug 3 in Arlington VA


In case you didn’t get a chance to see these films when they were shown here several months ago, here’s your chance! They are good. FAIRFAX VA RED CARPET FILM EVENT JULY 30 – Angelika Film Center – Mosaic – Film Screening & Dir. Q&A – Dalai Lama Awakening (narrated by Harrison Ford) & Compassion in Action WASHINGTON […]

July 18 Medicine Buddha Empowerment Ven Pare Rinpoche from Sera Jey


As a courtesy to a local Dharma group that is organizing this event, we are sharing this wonderful news: Venerable Pare Rinpoche and the Lamas from Sera Jey Monastery Coming to Fairfax, Virginia July 18 Thứ Bảy, ngày 18 tháng 7, 2015Saturday July 18, 2015 Tịnh Xá Hương ThiềnHuong Thien Temple4516 Guinea Road, Fairfax, VA 22032Tel:20677-1708 […]

Invitation to Celebrate His Holiness’s Birthday By Sharing A Favorite Quote


In honor of His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama Tenzin Gyatso’s 80th birthday, you are invited to share a favorite quote from one of His Holiness’s teachings. Please use the Comment feature to submit a short quote (in either English, French, or Tibetan). The greater the level of calmness of our mind, the greater our […]

Learn Tibetan Course Textbook Free Download from Esukhia


Esukhia, a Dharamsala-based NGO, has shared the Tibetan language training materials that it has developed. The lessons focus on daily conversational Tibetan and are only in Tibetan. You need to have a teacher to guide you through the lessons. The emphasis is on conversation and learning practical vocabulary.  Audio recordings for some of the content […]

America and the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet Photo Exhibit and Reception


In honor of His Holiness’s 80th birthday, the International Campaign for Tibet has put together a special exhibition of photographs chronicling the relationship between His Holiness and America. A reception will be held: Tuesday, July 7, 2015 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. The Kennedy Caucus Room (SR – 325) The Russell Senate Office Building 2 Constitution […]

How to Establish a Daily Practice with Yangsi Rinpoche Guhyasamaja Center July 12 2015


We are honored to host Ven. Yangsi Rinpoche on Sunday, July 12. Rinpoche will teach us how to establish a daily practice. In this class we will assemble the tools needed to develop a successful daily practice. We will become familiar with the elements necessary to generate spiritual realizations in the mind, and will discuss […]