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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.

What is Ullambana: The Hungry Ghost Month? -

Aug 22, 2019

In Chinese culture, commonly known as the Hungry Ghost Festival, the practice of burning extensive offerings made of joss papers to appease hungry ghosts still exists today. Growing up in Chinese communities,...

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Lotus Light Dharma Institute Opening -

Aug 15, 2019

We are happy to share a few reflections on the recent auspicious opening of the Lotus Light Dharma Institute in Chapagoan, Nepal on the 13th of July, 2019.  Suitable for 150 monks,...

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Sertok Erected at Gomde Cooperstown -

Aug 8, 2019

  In July 2019, on Guru Rinpoche Day, Tulku Migmar Tsering consecrated the  sertok that was erected atop the main shrine barn at Gomde Cooperstown. The local sangha and retreatants were fortunate...

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The Great Tertön Is Available Through The Akara Collection -

Aug 1, 2019

We are excited to announce that The Great Tertön by Kyabgön Phakchok Rinpoche is now available for sale through the Akara Collection: Click Here About the book: The Great Tertön is at...

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Teachings on Khenpo Ngakchung’s Commentary on Words of My Perfect Teacher -

Jul 26, 2019

For a sweltering, but inspiring and deeply rewarding, couple of days over 4th of July weekend, a few lucky sangha members were able to receive teachings from Tulku Migmar  Tsering on Khenpo...

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Reflections on the 2019 Sādhana Ritual Course at Gomde Cooperstown -

Jul 26, 2019

Sādhana Ritual Course Comes to North America for the First Time at Gomde Cooperstown As Tibetan Buddhism has become more established around the world, many people have had the opportunity to hear...

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Sampa Lhundrup Tsokbum: Student Reflections on this Auspicious Occasion -

Jul 24, 2019

Sampa Lhundrup Tsokbum:  Student Reflections on this Auspicious Occasion Sitting in the tsokbum at the Asura cave in Kathmandu feels relaxed and almost normal or natural to be there–until I take a...

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Check Yourself! The Tool of Reflection -

Jul 5, 2019

Image by Daniel Mingook Kim on Unsplash By Nina Eder When I first heard Phakchok Rinpoche talking about reflecting on our mind, I didn’t think that “checking myself” would be of any use....

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Teaching My Grandkid Dharma -

Jun 28, 2019

By Leslie Anderson Oh no, my 3-year-old granddaughter, McKenzie is yelling,” No, no, no,” again and she’s thrown herself on the floor! What a challenging time as a parent and grandparent. Then...

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A Garland Of Protection – A Reflection By Chou Chuen -

Jun 20, 2019

By Chou Chuen Perfectly Enlightened Mother, please protect us beginners on the Path! Sipping coffee and museum hopping in London with a monk that I barely knew. That was how my journey...

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