Ven. Jampa Shares the Dharma in Germany

Ven. Jampa Shares the Dharma in Germany

October 18 Several German Dharma centers invited Ven. Jampa, born in Berlin, to share about her life and training at the Abbey. There is particular interest in her recent bhikshuni ordination. She has given talks in Hamburg, Frankfurt, and Berlin. She also visited the...
Juliet Restores the Buddha at Sukhavati

Juliet Restores the Buddha at Sukhavati

Sukhavati is the pure land of Amitābha Buddha. It’s also the name of a rugged meadow with a beautiful view on the Abbey property where people can spread their dear ones’ cremation ashes. Prayer flags mark the entrance and a small Buddha statue presides over the area....
Ven. Tenzin Tsepal Joins the Abbey Community

Ven. Tenzin Tsepal Joins the Abbey Community

We rejoice and welcome a new member of the Abbey resident community—Ven. Tenzin Tsepal. Ven. Tsepal was Ven. Chodron’s student in Seattle in the 1990s and served as a lay supporter for the Life as a Western Buddhist Nun conference that Ven. Chodron organized in...