Dorje Palmo led a Medicine Buddha and Meditation Retreat at the Center over the weekend of November 8 – 9. This was a follow on to previous Medicine Buddha retreats held earlier this year where Dharma students practiced meditation and visualization of the Medicine Buddha. Everyone appreciated the group […]
Medicine Buddha’s Birthday and our Guru Mingyur Rinpoche’s birthday were celebrated on October 19th during the Sunday service. A chanting of the Medicine Buddha Sutra was followed by an Animal Release of earth worms in the nearby park. After the service a vegetarian pot luck lunch was served and […]
Dorje Palmo visited the New York Branch in Flushing during the first weekend of October. During the Sunday meeting Dorje Palmo explained the importance of receiving Empowerments and the procedures to follow including visualization techniques.
This past week the Yongey Buddhist Center was blessed with the visit of Khenpo Gyurme and Lamas Tsering and Karchoe. After the warm welcome given last Sunday, Khenpo Gyurme and the Lamas journeyed up to Pal Karma Dorje Dzingpa Ling in Northern California to visit the Enlightenment Stupa. […]
A warm welcome was given to Khenpo Gyurme on Sunday at the Center. He arrived from Kathmandu on Friday accompanied by Lama Tsering and Lama Karchoe. On Sunday, Khenpo Gyurme and the Lamas attended the morning Chenrezig Practice and participated in an animal release of earth worms […]
Dorje Palmo visited the Brazil Branch in Sao Paulo during the first week of September. On this trip Dorje Palmo explained the importance of receiving Empowerments and the procedures to follow including visualization techniques.
Chinese New Years 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 luncheon of delicious vegetarian dishes was later served to everyone participating in the holiday event. […]
Dear Dharma Brothers and Sisters Tashi Delek and a Very Happy New Year! Such good news from our precious Guru Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche! We are grateful that through the blessings of the Lord Gurus and the Lord Buddha he is in good health and not experiencing any obstacles. […]