Long life prayers for Lama Zopa 2017

As a reminder, Khadro-la (Rangjung Neljorma Khadro Namsel Drönme)  suggested that we offer recitations of two particular texts for the benefit of Lama Zopa Rinpoche in 2017. The two texts are Vajra Cutter Sutra and the Dependent Arising: A Praise of the Buddha (Tendrel Topa). Please submit the number of recitations that you completed to anitendrol@guhyasamaja.org by February 14, […]

Prayer request: Arkansas death row prisoners

Please pray for Don William Davis, Stacey Eugene Johnson, Jack Harold Jones, Ledell Lee, Bruce Earl Ward, Kenneth D. Williams, Marcel W. Williams, and Jason McGehee as well as their victims. Please pray that if these men are innocent of the murders that they were charged with that they forgive those who are negligently taking their lives. May […]

Prayer Request: Dekyi Lee Oldershaw

Please pray for Dekyi-Lee Oldershaw, instructor of Transformative Mindfulness Methods at Universal Education. She was a nun at Chenrezig Nuns Community for 7 years. Dekyi Lee was in a bad car accident on April 29, 2014. Here is a link to a concise Medicine Buddha practice: https://fpmt.org/wp-content/uploads/education/prayers/medicine_buddha_sadhana_c5.pdf. In the text where it says “May your vow to benefit […]

Support Dharma Publications: Dechen Ling Press

Ven. David Gonsalez, a wonderful translator and author of Buddhist book is dying of liver cancer. In recent years, he’s published excellent translations from the Gelugpa tantric tradition on practices including Vajrayogini, Yamantaka, Chakrasamvara, White Tara, and Chittamani Tara. He very recently published a commentary by Trijang Rinpoche on Heruka Body Mandala practice that will […]

Prayers For Lama Zopa Rinpoche

Here’s a letter from Ven. Roger Kunsang reminding us to do the practices that Khandro la specifically recommended as beneficial for Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s health. Dear Venerable Friends, Lama Zopa Rinpoche has just finished retreat in a very holy place in northern India. Rinpoche is well and next stop is Mongolia for the 100,000,000 mani […]