Khenpo Gyurme Visit

The Yongey Buddhist Center welcomes back Khenpo Gyurme, the Principal and head teacher at our Guru’s Tergar Osel Ling Monastery in Kathmandu.   Khenpo has been in Minneapolis these past few months and will be visiting here for one week prior to traveling back to Kathmandu.  Khenpo Gyurme will […]

Chinese New Year Celebration

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.

Rinpoche Returns in June 2016

  We are pleased to announce that our Guru, the Very Venerable Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche, will return to his Center in June for three days only – June 13th thru 15th.  Be sure to mark your calendars for this special event.   This is a much shorter visit from […]

Meeting with Rinpoche

In early December, Dorje Palmo and her husband, Dwayne, journeyed to Nepal to meet with our precious Guru, Mingyur Rinpoche, at the Tergar Osel Ling Monastery. They were warmly welcomed on their arrival and spent several days visiting with Rinpoche and the Lamas at the monastery. Rinpoche was […]

Birthday Celebrations

Medicine Buddha’s Birthday and Mingyur Rinpoche’s birthday were celebrated on November 8th during the Sunday services in both Milpitas and New York. The birthday celebrations were extra special with the news of our Guru’s return from retreat. During the afternoon a live video conference was held between the […]

Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche Returns

We received word earlier this evening that our precious Guru, Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche, has returned from his extended solitary retreat in the Himalayan Mountains.  Early this morning, India time, Mingyur Rinpoche walked into his monastery in Bodhgaya from where he left over four years ago.  Additional details will […]