Vajrayogini Initiation Filling Quickly


Vajrayogini Initiation and Tsok Commentary by Gyumed Khensur Rinpoche Losang Jampa * REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED * Friday, March 12, Saturday, March 13, & Sunday March 14 1:30 – 6:00 pm in Manassas, VA This is a rare opportunity to take this Highest Yoga Tantric initiation from a true master. Rinpoche’s teaching on an overview […]

Sky Train: Tibetan Women on the Edge of History


Book signing by the author Canyon Sam in Washington D.C. on February 23, 2010 at 6:30 pm. The following event description is posted on the International Campaign for Tibet website: “Through a lyrical narrative of her journey to Tibet in 2007, activist Canyon Sam contemplates modern history from the perspective of Tibetan women. Traveling on […]

Buddhism Bashing: No Apologies Expected


Recently, I received a group e-mail from a Buddhist who noted that there was “no apology yet” from Fox news about “Buddhist bashing” in regards to the reporter who suggested that Tiger Woods leave his Buddhist faith because the reporter believed it did not emphasize forgiveness nor offer him redemption. I have been thinking about […]

Prayers for Haiti


Please pray for the victims of the earthquake in Haiti. Gyumed Khensur Rinpoche said, “we have been learning dharma for quite a long time, so, it is time to act on what we have learned. As we are saying, all mother sentient beings have been kind to us from beginingless time and we must be […]

New Article in Mandala Magazine by Lorne Ladner


Here’s a terrific new article by Center Director, Dr Lorne Ladner that contains inspirational advice from Lama Zopa Rinpoche: http://www.mandalamagazine.org/2010/january/change_the_world.asp Lorne interviewed Rinpoche for a forthcoming book about low self-esteem — something that many Westerners experience at some point in their lives. Rinpoche explains how to develop self-confidence and how by starting with small tasks, […]