February 2010 Archive

Karmapa calls for Tiger Protection at the start of the Year of the Tiger

Posted on February 14th, 2010, by

STATEMENT FROM HIS HOLINESS THE 17TH KARMAPA OGYEN TRINLEY DORJE, ON TIGER PROTECTION IN THE YEAR OF THE TIGER February 14th, 2010 Varanasi, India Buddhism teaches equanimity. We have to show compassion to all sentient beings. All life is equally sacred. Lord Buddha himself in a previous life gave his body to feed a hungry tigress....

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Losar Greeting from His Holiness

Posted on February 14th, 2010, by

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THE STORY OF TAGMO LÜJIN

Posted on February 13th, 2010, by

THE STORY OF TAGMO LÜJIN; WHERE THE FUTURE BUDDHA SACRIFICED HIS BODY TO A TIGRESS Taken from the Sutra of the Wise and the Foolish     One of the supreme sacred sites for Buddhism is Tagmo Lüjin (literally, the place where the future Buddha sacrificed his body to a tigress), in Nepal. It is a sacred place where our teacher, the...

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Solar Project

Posted on February 6th, 2010, by

  Dear Dharma Friends, This is to bring to your kind notice that we, Environment  Conservation Committee, Rumtek  Monastery is going to convey Tashi Delek to all the Dharma Centre and all the Monasteries on the auspicious occasions of Tibetan New Year (L cipro osar) which is on coming 14th. Here, our Environment Committee has already...

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