Sangha Updates

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Reflections on the Auspicious Occasion of the Sampa Lhundrup Tsokbum

Jul 24, 2019

Sitting in the tsokbum at the Asura cave in Kathmandu feels relaxed and almost normal or natural to be there—until I take a moment to contemplate what I am actually part of...

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Annual Vajra Claw Pūjā 2019 at Vajravārāhī Monastery, Nepal

Jun 11, 2019

The annual program of pūjās in the Vajravārāhī  Monastery started on May 16th with the 3-day pūjā of the ḍākinī called Vajra Claw (Tib. Dorjé Dermo). This monastery is located in Chapagaon,...

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Drupchö in Rasuwa Led by Phakchok Rinpoche

May 17, 2019

At the beginning of April, Phakchok Rinpoche traveled with a group of our monastic sangha to the Rasuwa District of Nepal, one of the 108 areas blessed by Guru Rinpoche. The monks...

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Kyabgön Phakchok Rinpoche’s Program in Kuala Lumpur, March 2019

Mar 30, 2019

During a two day program in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on early March 2019, Kyabgön Phakchok Rinpoche bestowed the empowerment of Dakini Sangwey Yeshe and gave precious teachings on the topic of “How...

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Ngakso Drubchen 2019 – Kathmandu, Nepal

Mar 25, 2019

From the 14th to the 22nd of March, the monks of the Ka-Nying Shedrub Ling Monastery in Kathmandu, Nepal, held the annual Ngakso Drubchen –  “Ocean of Amrita Mantric-mending”. Over the course...

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Tulku Migmar Tsering Program in the US – March 2019

Mar 25, 2019

Tulku Migmar Tsering traveled to Southern California, USA, in March, to lead a retreat for our Vietnamese sangha there. Additionally, Tulku-la compassionately led Medicine Buddha, Khorwa Dongtruk and Lama Norhla Pūjās. For...

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Tsekar Drubchen 2019

Mar 8, 2019

From Feb 13th – 21st, the annual Tsekar Drubchen was held at Ka-Nying Shedrub Ling Monastery’s main temple. This ceremony belongs to the “Great Accomplishment Group Sadhana of White Amitayus” extracted from...

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Dharma Stream NYC Losar Eve Meeting

Feb 14, 2019

The New York City Dharma Stream Group recently held its weekly meeting on the eve of Losar at the Dharma House New York City located in Queens, New York. The Dharma House...

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Yusheng Enjoyed at New Year Celebration at RYO Singapore

Feb 11, 2019

Yusheng, translated as “Prosperity Toss” is a Chinese New Year custom associated with Singapore and Malaysia. It consists of a platter of seven colored foods centered around a mound of raw or...

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Vajrakīlaya Seven-Day Gutor Pūjā

Jan 29, 2019

The Vajrakīlaya Gutor Pūjā will be celebrated from  February 16-22, 2020. Vajrakīlaya (Tibetan: Dorjé Phurba) is the embodiment of the powerful compassion of all buddhas.  Moreover,Vajrakīlaya, the wrathful transformation of the deity Vajrasattva,...

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