DNKL special event: Living Compassion June 17, 2017


Gyumed Khensur Rinpoche Losang Jampa’s center is offering an evening devoted to His Holiness the Dalai Lama featuring the famous Tibetan flutist Nawang Khechog and His Holiness’s niece, Tencho Gyatso. “LIVING COMPASSION”:  The Dalai Lama’s Life Story in Music, Words, and Pictures Featuring Nawang Khechog and Tencho Gyatso When:  June 17, 2017 from 7:30 – […]

Gyumed Khensur Rinpoche Losang Jampa Teaching on Chandrakirti’s Entering The Middle Way, June 30 – July 9, 2017


This will be a remarkable and rare opportunity for those deeply interested in Buddhist philosophy and practice to study extremely important texts with a great, living master of this tradition. Gyumed Khensur Rinpoche Losang Jampa has agreed to teach for 10 days at Guhyasamaja Center this summer on Chandrakirti’s Madhyamakavatara (Entering the Middle Way). Rinpoche […]

Stars at Dawn by Wendy Garling


I was fortunate to meet Wendy Garling at Sera Mey monastery last year. We stayed at Gyumed Khensur Rinpoche’s khangtsen along with several other friends and enjoyed attending His Holiness’s teachings together. Her new book, Stars at Dawn: stories of the women in the Buddha’s life, was recently published by Shambhala Publications. Description (Shambhala) In […]

Study Madhyamika beginning April 2017


FPMT’s Instituto Lama Tzong Khapa is offering the 7-year Masters Program both online and at the Center in Pomaia, Italy. Currently, we are studying the Ornament of Clear Realization with Geshe Tenzin Tenphel. If you are interested in an in-depth study of emptiness through a careful reading of Chandrakirti’s the Supplement to the ‘Middle Way’ (Madhyamakavatara), […]

His Holiness the Dalai Lama: Kalachakra 2017


His Holiness the Dalai Lama will once again bless the world by conferring the Kalachakra initiation. DATES: January 3 to January 14, 2017 LOCATION: Bodh Gaya, India Live streaming will be available. For more information, please visit the Kalachakra 2017 website. The tentative schedule is available here.  

Medicine Buddha Empowerment and Retreat Nov 18 to 20 2016


Partners for Tibetan Education and the Drikung Dharma Surya Center are pleased to be hosting Khen Rinpoche Geshe Ngawang Jorden, abbot of Sera Mey Monastery. Rinpoche will lead a Medicine Buddha retreat in Fairfax, Virginia. Schedule of Events Friday, November 18 7 PM — Meet and greet Khen Rinpoche and the Sera Mey monastics 7:30 […]

Uttaratantra Teaching on YouTube: Gyumed Khensur Lobsang Jampa Rinpoche


Buddha is without beginning, middle, or end. He is peace itself, fully self-awakened and self-expanded in buddhahood. Having reached this state, he shows the indestructible, permanent path so that those who have no realization may realize. Wielding the supreme sword and vajra of knowledge and compassionate love, he cuts the seedling of suffering and destroys […]