Chinese New Year was celebrated at the Center this year with a chanting of the Diamond Sutra followed by an Animal Release of earth worms in the nearby park. A pot luck lunch was later served to everyone participating in the holiday event.
The Yongey Buddhist Center welcomes Khenpo Gyurme from our Guru’s Tergar Oseling Monastery in Kathmandu. He will be visiting for 10 days in September prior to his participation in the Long Life Ceremony for Mingyur Rinpoche in Phoenix. He will be accompanied by Lama Tsering from Tergar Oseling […]
The 13th Anniversary of the Enlightenment Stupa was celebrated on May 25th at Pal Karma Dorje Dzingpa Ling in Northern California. Dharma students and friends gathered at the stupa site for a Fire Puja, Chanting and Tsok in the morning followed by a pot luck luncheon. Everyone enjoyed […]
The annual Yongey Buddhist Center picnic was held on June 8th up at Ed Levin County Park. The pot luck event was well attended with everyone bringing vegetarian dishes and desserts. The neighbors around the Center were especially welcomed to the picnic and honored at the event for […]
Buddha’s birthday was celebrated at the Center this year with a chanting of the Diamond Sutra followed by an Animal Release of earth worms in the nearby park. A pot luck lunch of delicious vegetarian dishes was later served to everyone participating in the event.
Dorje Palmo visited the Brazil Branch in Sao Paulo during the week of 16 April. A Guru Rinpoche Tsok offering was held on Friday followed by a review of the Path of Liberation based on our Guru’s teaching during Saturday and Sunday meetings.
Dorje Palmo visited the New York Branch in early March. A review of the Path of Liberation based on our Guru’s teaching was held during the weekend meetings.
Dorje Palmo led a Medicine Buddha and Meditation Retreat at the Center over the weekend of February 22-23rd. Dharma students practiced meditation and visualization of the Medicine Buddha in the retreat. Everyone appreciated the group practice and look forward to future weekend retreats.
We have received the good news that our precious Guru is in good health and doing well on his retreat. Rinpoche’s close friend and attendant, Lama Tashi, recently visited with Mingyur Rinpoche in a remote site in the Himalayans and has delivered the following letter and some pictures […]