Buddhist monks in the Himalayas are taking action against climate change, inspired by their devotion to His Holiness Kyabgön Chetsang Rinpoche. Eben Yonnetti reports.
Here’s a short primer on the four main schools of Tibetan Buddhism and some of their key practices.
Sara Lewis reviews “Inseparable Across Lifetimes: The Lives and Love Letters of Namtrul Rinpoche and Khandro Tare Lhamo,” translated by Holly Gayley.
Yeshe Dhonden, the foremost Tibetan doctor in the world, died on November 26. He was 93.
The monk gave the fossil to a lama at a nearby Buddhist monastery, who passed it on to university researchers.
The ban coincides with multiple politically significant dates in Tibet.
Gompa Tibetan Monastery Services provides year-round access to teachings by senior Tibetan lamas and arrangements for pujas and prayers.
Chinese authorities in the Tibet Autonomous Region are intensifying their campaign against His Holiness the Dalai Lama and forcing some Tibetans to remove images of His Holiness from their homes, according to a report published by the International Campaign for Tibet.
In his graphic novel, Dream in Thin Air, Michael Nybrandt explains how he started the Tibet National Football Team to help the Tibetan people showcase their national pride.
Rinchen Khando Choegyal fights the second-class status of female monastics in Tibetan Buddhism.