Update on Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s Health: April 24


(source: FPMT email newsgroup: 4-24-2011) Dear Friends, Lama Zopa Rinpoche entered hospital on Saturday 23rd April, now is the second day under observation. Yesterdays cat scan showed no bleeding or clot in the brain. There will be another scan to confirm that. Possibly Rinpoche will be able to leave the hospital tomorrow if doctors say […]

Kurukulla Center: Resident Teacher Geshe Tsulga’s Passing


Dear Members and Friends of Guhyasamaja Center, A long-time teacher and friend of Guhyasamaja Center–Geshe Tsulga has been the resident teacher at FPMT’s Kurukulla Center in Boston for many years–passed away earlier this evening after a long time being ill with cancer. Geshe-la died peacefully in Boston. Some of you who’ve been coming to the […]

Four Tibetans Executed in Lhasa


“Dharamsala, Oct 22: According to latest information received by Dharamsala-based Tibetan Centre for Human Rights and Democracy (TCHRD), as many as four Tibetans were executed on Tuesday for their alleged involvement in the 2008 anti-China unrest in the Tibetan capital Lhasa.” Full story on phayul.com: China executes four Tibetans. Please light candles and say prayers.

More about Ecie Hursthouse


Ecie Hursthouse is the Director of our sister FPMT Center in New Zealand, Amitabha Hospice Center (http://www.amitabhahospice.org). Ecie was recently in a catastrophic car accident. The Spiritual Director of FPMT, Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche, is requesting every FPMT Center to recite the Vajra Cutter Sutra 110 times. The specific dedication is: “For Ecie Hursthouse, if […]