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 […]

Message from Dorje Palmo

Our Guru, Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche, has now officially begun his three year retreat that he announced last year. While Rinpoche will be apart from us physically over the next few years, he will continue to be with us in his mind and in his prayers. During this time, […]

Our Guru Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche’s Departure

As many of you already know, in June of this year Mingyur Rinpoche left for an extended period of solitary retreat. What you may not know are the details of his departure. In early June, 2011, Mingyur Rinpoche left his monastery in Bodhgaya, India to begin a period […]