Year: 2013

Yongey Buddhist Center Picnic

The annual Yongey Buddhist Center picnic was held on June 9th up at Ed Levin County Park. Over 100 people attended the pot luck event with everyone bringing vegetarian dishes and desserts. Boy Scout Henderson Hsu presented his Eagle project proposal for upgrades at the Stupa and was […]

2013 Stupa Anniversary

The 12th Anniversary of the Enlightenment Stupa was celebrated on May 26th at Pal Karma Dorje Dzingpa Ling in Northern California. Dharma students and friends gathered at the stupa site for a Fire Puja and Chanting in the morning followed by a pot luck luncheon. Everyone enjoyed the […]

Buddha’s Birthday

A special chanting was held at the Center on May 12th to commemorate the birthday of Shakyamuni Buddha. Two Rinpoches and four Lamas participated in the chanting and day’s activities. A special luncheon was hosted by Jennifer Yu at her restaurant for the Rinpoches and Lamas the following […]

January Vajrasattva Retreat

Dorje Palmo led a 2-day Vajrasattva retreat at the Center over the January 26-27 weekend. Members attending the retreat participated in the practice of meditation and recitation of Buddha Vajrasattva. A special vegetarian lunch was provided each day by the owners of Uncle Yu’s restaurant in San Ramon.

President’s New Year Message

Tashi Delek and a Very Happy New Year! Our dear Guru Mingyur Rinpoche recently wrote a letter to his mother and family, his monasteries, and to all his students while on his retreat. He assured us that he is in good health and doing well in his practice […]