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Built in 2000, the Institute attracts visitors from around the world who come for religious teachings and silent retreats...Buddhism began with Siddhartha Gautama, who was born into a royal family and lived from 566-480 BCE, about the same time as
Some of the thousands of monks gather outside the settlement of Larung Gar. It is home to Serthar Buddhist Institute Tibetan monks gather during a lecture at the Institute. Hundreds of people flooded to the Buddhist institute to study Tibetan
Yeshi Norbu is the son of Namkhai Norbu Rinpoche (a Tibetan Buddhist term for teacher that means "precious one"). Yeshi was born in Italy, where his father fled after the Chinese takeover of Tibet in 1959. At a young age, Yeshi is told that he is the
The hour-long discourse on the purpose of life started with a Zen story on mindfulness. There were different answers from the floor to the question posed by Rinpoche on what exactly the purpose of life is. After discussion, Rinpoche said that the
Search 1,000+ destinations Personal Journeys When Your Guru Calls Shotgun Margaret Riegel Published: May 18, 2012 BY the time we reached the first rest stop, a Burger King in Cle Elum, in central Washington State, I was suffering two anxieties: That
May 18, 2012 The age-old annual Tshokhor of Rigzhung was held on April 21 at Taktse, the new campus of the Rigzhung Institute. Organized by the final year students of the institute before their graduation, the Tshokhor was conducted by His Eminence
But for 16-year-old Class IX student from Nangkhor Middle Secondary School in Pemagatshel, the usual ambitions are not her calling. When Pema Choden discovered her limitations in her studies and raw talent in art, she knew what she wants to do.
Choden Rinpoche spent 19 years in a room after China invaded Tibet. Photo: Peter Rae After China invaded Tibet in 1959, a young monk went into solitary confinement. He remained in a tiny dark room in the capital Lhasa for 19 years. Choden Rinpoche's
A mellow doc that seems all set to cash in on the "spirituality" market, Jennifer Fox's new film was actually in production for more than 20 years, beginning when Yeshi Silvano Namkhai was a half-Italian acne-victim teen just learning that he'd been
The Global Buddhist Congregation, the first of its kind, is being organised in the Arya Bhoomi, India, the land of the Buddha. More than 800 participants will come from all over the world to attend the four-day event which begins from November 27.