eNews: January 2017

eNews: January 2017

Table of Contents Ven. Chodron and Ven. Damcho in Singapore and Malaysia Venerables in India Congratulating the New Geshe-mas! Sharing the Dharma Day Community Outreach December Holidays Books & Courses More News December has seen much coming and going, and plenty...
Celebrate Lama Tsongkhapa Day

Celebrate Lama Tsongkhapa Day

Celebrate Lama Tsongkhapa Day Friday, December 23, 2016   All merit accumulated on this day is multiplied 100,000 times Lama Tsongkhapa   Lama Tsongkhapa (1357-1419) was one of Tibetan Buddhism’s greatest scholars and yogis. His brilliant illumination...
A Bodhi Leaf Offering

A Bodhi Leaf Offering

Ven. Chodron is winding up a series of teachings in Singapore and Malaysia. Last week, Annette, one of Ven. Chodron’s Singapore students, came by Pureland Marketing where Venerable is staying. Annette wanted to make an offering—108 hand-made ceramic bodhi...
eNews: December 2016

eNews: December 2016

Table of Contents Buddhism: One Teacher, Many Traditions Sharing the Dharma Day The Abbey & Climate Change Ven. Chodron Receives Global Bhikkhuni Award Further Travels in Taiwan New Website More News After a very rainy and cold October, we had a beautiful Indian...
Taiwan Press Praises Buddhist Nuns

Taiwan Press Praises Buddhist Nuns

Read the full story in Mandarin: taiwain-libert-times Photo identification: Chairman of the Chinese Buddhism Bhikkhuni Association, Venerable Master Bhikkhuni Pu Hui delivering the congratulatory speech Vice Chairman of the Chinese Buddhism Bhikkhuni Association,...
Global Bhikkhuni Award Ceremony

Global Bhikkhuni Award Ceremony

Taiwanese news reports that fifteen thousand people attended the Global Bhikkhuni Award ceremony in Taiwan, where Abbey founder Venerable Bhikshuni Thubten Chodron joined 50 distinguished nuns from 12 countries to receive the award. A bhikkhuni (bhikshuni in Sanskrit)...