Category: Recent Events

Travel to Sherabling Monastery for Tribute to Lama Soto

On behalf of Yongey Buddhist Center, Dorje Palmo, accompanied by Patricia Strong on March 15th traveled to Palpung Sherabling Monastery to sponsor Puja and Offerings. The Puja was held on 22nd March, the 49th day after our beloved Lama Soto’s passing. Of special note, on the day following […]

Vajrasattva weekend retreat

The Yongey Buddhist Center started off the New Year with its first Vajrasattva weekend retreat. The practice of meditation and recitation of Buddha Vajrasattva is an extremely powerful method for purifying our impure mind and actions. In these sessions, we focus on what it means to actually purify […]

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 […]

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 […]

10th Anniversary of Enlightenment Stupa

On this 10th Anniversary of the Enlightenment Stupa at Pal Karma Dorje Dzingpa Ling, our Guru Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche tells of coming to Northern California in 2001 and his experiences in consecrating the Stupa. Our Guru goes on to explain the special meaning of the stupa and the […]

Our Guru Mingyur Rinphoche’s Birthday

Our guru Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche’s birthday was celebrated on October 17th during the Sunday chanting service. Included in this celebration was a Guru Rinpoche Tsok. Two delicious cakes and a berry pie were enjoyed by all.