Year: 2011

2011 Christmas Party

The Yongey Buddhist Center’s annual Christmas party was held on December 25, 1pm at the Center. Wonderful friends celebrated the joyful holiday season over delicious food and with great company. Dorje Palmo wishes everyone a happy, healthy 2012 and encourages everyone to follow our Guru’s words and practice […]

Vajrasattva mantra of 100 syllables chanted by Mingyur Rinpoche

English translation from the web page of Rigpa Shedra http://www.rigpawiki.org/index.php?ti… Khenting Tai Situpa said in his letter : to ensure that Rinpoche’s profound efforts to practice for the benefit of the teachings and beings, the following should be performed: one hundred million recitations of the hundred-syllable mantra.

Green Tara Retreat

Date: Saturday, July 30, 9:00am to Sunday, July 31, 4:00pm Place: The Center, Headquarters, 682 Carlsbad Street, Milpitas, CA 95035 Lead by: Lama Trinley of Tergar, Phoenix Center Fee: US $50.00 per person Space is limited; please call 408-263-2740 to register. Lead by Lama Trinley, the Green Tara […]

Message from Dorje Palmo

Our Guru, Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche, has now officially begun his three year retreat that he announced last year. While Rinpoche will be apart from us physically over the next few years, he will continue to be with us in his mind and in his prayers. During this time, […]

Our Guru Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche’s Departure

As many of you already know, in June of this year Mingyur Rinpoche left for an extended period of solitary retreat. What you may not know are the details of his departure. In early June, 2011, Mingyur Rinpoche left his monastery in Bodhgaya, India to begin a period […]