Moving Forward

Moving Forward

Another year has slipped by, and though not the best, it was a memorable one. We move forward into 2022 proud of our achievements in riding the Cov...

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Lhabab Duchen

Lhabab Duchen

In Tibetan, Lhabab Duchen means ‘Festival of the Descent from Heaven’. At the age of 41, the Buddha ascended to the Trayastrimsa heaven to give te...

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Master Woodcarver

Master Woodcarver

Choe Phuntsok (1923-2005) Choe Phuntsok was born in Ngamring, Tibet in the year 1923. He spent his early years on his family farm and then at the a...

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Master Thangka Painter

Master Thangka Painter

Temba Chöphel (1959-2007) Temba Chophel was born in Lhasa in January 1959, two months before the Tibetan uprising, and the absorption of Tibet into...

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Dharma Accessories

Dharma Accessories

In Tibet, concern for the next life comes first, and much is invested in the spiritual. Until recently, all art work was spiritual in nature, as wa...

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Chokhor Duchen

Chokhor Duchen

Chokhor Duchen, celebrated on the fourth day of the sixth Tibetan month is one of four major Buddhist holidays. It marks the Buddha’s first turning...

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Message from Norbulingka

Message from Norbulingka

Sagadawa is coming soon. It marks the Buddha’s birthday and is the holiest day of the year, falling on the 15thof the 4thmonth on the Tibetan lunar...

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