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Community posts share timely information from all of Kyabgön Phakchok Rinpoche’s mandala of activities. Stay on top of current events and share experiences with the global community of sangha.

Anxiety and Meditation on Campus–Then and Now -

Mar 31, 2020

by Arthur Versluis A Big Surprise I work in a public research university the size of a small city, with its own power plant and water supply systems, with over 41,000 students,...

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Dharma-stream in the Time of Quarantine -

Mar 24, 2020

Stories from Beijing Covid-19, known also as the coronavirus, is now all over the world. We all need to take precautionary measures to take care of others and ourselves. One of these...

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2020 Sang puja, Ka-Nying Shedrub Ling Gompa -

Mar 17, 2020

The last annual puja before Losar was a sang offering based on a text from the Thukdrub Barché Künsel cycle1.  For this puja, the ritual masters gathered all the necessary ingredients for...

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Tawni Tidwell, TMD, PhD at the Rubin -

Mar 10, 2020

We are delighted to share the news that Samye Institute’s frequent contributor, Dr. Tawni Tidwell. PhD, will be giving a workshop on Tibetan Medicine at the Rubin Museum in New York City...

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Khen Rinpoche Inspires with Stories of Chokgyur Lingpa -

Mar 3, 2020

Kyabjé Khen Rinpoche’s teachings, Malaysia 2020 At the beginning of this month, I decided to fly to Malaysia to take part in a very special event. Kyabgön Phakchok Rinpoche had requested Kyabjé...

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Being with and Caring for Those Who Are Dying -

Feb 27, 2020

Being with and caring for those who are dying is a spiritual experience, more than a medical one. When someone is dying we enter a world that is sacred and filled with...

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2020 Vajrakilaya Gutor puja, Ka-Nying Shedrub Ling Gompa -

Feb 25, 2020

February 16-22, 2020 by Marcela Lopez photos by Xavier Puigdevall Powerful Vajrakilaya The Vajrakilaya Gutor puja is one of the annual pujas performed in Ka-Nying Gompa every year before Losar. Vajrakilaya, the...

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Magnetizing in Malaysia -

Feb 25, 2020

The Kurukulle Puja, February 18, 2020 On Dakini Day, February 18th, four monks and about 24 dharma siblings gathered at the Guru Rinpoche Lhakang in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia for the first Kurukulle...

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Bumgyur Dawa: Month of Miracles and Merit -

Feb 24, 2020

Bumgyur Dawa: Opportunity to Accumulate Vast Merit Bumgyur Dawa is the Tibetan term for a month where karmic actions are multiplied by 100,000. The first fifteen days of the first month of...

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Losar: Tibetan New Year -

Feb 21, 2020

Losar literally means 'New Year' in Tibetan. Tibetans celebrated a New Year harvest festival prior to the introduction of Buddhism into Tibet. Many elements of the ancient harvest festival remain, however Buddhist rituals easily incorporated these ancient...

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