New York & Brazil Branch Visits

Dorje Palmo visited the Brazil Branch in August followed with a visit to the New York Branch in September. A review of the Path of Liberation based on our Guru’s teaching was held at both branches during the weekend meetings.

Vajrasattva and Meditation Retreats

Dorje Palmo led two Vajrasattva and Meditation Retreats at the Center over the weekends of April 27-28 and June 22-23. Dharma students attending the retreats participated in the practice of meditation and recitation of Buddha Vajrasattva. Everyone appreciated the group practice and look forward to upcoming weekend retreats.

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 […]

Yongey Buddhist Center Picnic

Original event details: Please come join us for a lovely summer picnic vegetarian style at Ed R. Levin County Park in the hills just East of Milpitas. Come share some fun time with your old and new friends. The picnic will be Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 11:30 […]