Deer Park Buddhist Center Summer Courses with Jangtse Choje Rinpoche 2015


Well, this year I will not be able to make it to these teachings, unfortunately. But I am posting this hoping that you will be able to attend. Jangtse Choje Rinpoche is one of the few remaining precious masters from Tibet who still travel to America to teach, he was a student of Geshe Sopa Rinpoche. (source: […]

Sera Je Khen Rinpoche Jetsun Delek: Death and the Intermediate State June 4 2015


Join us for a special visit by the current abbot of Sera Jey Monastic University Khen Rinpoche Jetsun Lobsang Delek. While Rinpoche has taught at many FPMT Centers such as Kadampa Center and Kurukulla, this is our first opportunity to invite him to The Guhyasamaja Center. Rinpoche will be accompanied by three other monks from Sera […]

White House Buddhist Leaders Conference May 14 2015


On May 14, 2015 over 100 Buddhists representing all different aspects and traditions of Buddhism came together to explore the role that Buddhists are playing in areas such as climate change and social justice. The conference was organized by Bill Aiken, Public Affairs Director for Soka Gakkai International. In the morning we met at George […]

Gyumed Khensur Rinpoche Losang Jampa Website and Live Webcasts


Students of Gyumed Khensur Rinpoche Losang Jampa will be delighted to know that Geshe Tashi has set-up a website for Rinpoche so that we can stay in touch with him. In addition, he is posting recordings of Rinpoche’s teachings in California on YouTube. Currently, Rinpoche is teaching on Shantideva’s Guide to a Bodhisattva’s Way of […]

Resources: Buddhism for Children


Family Camps 2015 Family Camp with Geshe Thenley, Milarepa Center, Vermont Vajrapani Institute Family Camp, CA Vajrapani Institute Teen Camp: Making Friends With Yourself, CA Kadampa Center Family Camp, NC This list is incomplete, it’s just an example of some of the programs that are available. Articles Mandala Magazine, Parenting Unplugged Books Six Buddhist Book […]

Ven. Amy Miller Teaching at Guhyasamaja Center April 15 – 19


We are very fortunate that Venerable Amy Miller is teaching at Guhyasamaja Center April 15 – 19, 2015. What’s Love Got to Do With It? Love, Desire & Creating Meaningful Relationships April 15, 7:30 – 9:00 pm In this teaching, Ven. Amy focuses on our experience of, and often confusion about “love” versus “attachment.” When […]

Biographies of Himalayan Dharma Masters


The FPMT Masters Program at ILTK in Pomaia, Italy has started again. One of the many side-benefits of participating in the Masters Program is the extra resources that the tutor and students share. Before the teachings we chant the prayer to the Nalanda masters. In order to deepen our appreciation of who these masters were, our […]