Benchen Nangten Thoesam Ling, July 12, 2018
The first group of studends finished their twelve years studies of Buddhist philosophy at Benchen Nangten Thoesam Ling Shedra. HE Sangye Nyenpa Rinpoche will graduate the students in a public ceremony on October 31st 2018. The ceremony takes place in the Main Hall of the Shedra in Pharping, Nepal.
Benchen Maitreya Reconstruction committee, July 27, 2018
Recently completed the foundation of monk's quarter ( Block A) at Benchen Monastery Kathmandu Nepal.
Have a nice day.
from Benchen Maitreya committee, July 22, 2018
Currently, the monks of Benchen monastery, Kathmandu are performing the Gepa Dorje Gur Rigdu ritual. This ritual (puja) takes place in the monastery every year following the advice of H.H. Gyalwa Karmapa Orgen Trinley Dorje. This year, the puja started on 15 July, 2018. The first 3 days were used for preparations. The Sand Mandala was completed, after which the main puja began. Today is completed of the 5-day main puja.
This puja is very special and profound, and is considered to belong to one of the 13 Tantras of the Marpa tradition. Wishing all great masters longevity and all sentient beings liberation from samsara.
from Benchen Maitreya Reconstruction committee, July 14, 2018
These are some photos from the beginning of construction the Benchen Monk"s quarter (Block A) at Kathmandu, Nepal.
from Benchen Maitreya Reconstruction Committee, July 12, 2018
A few days ago we started doing Puja,
For the sole purpose of enhancing the individual well-being of His Eminence Kenting Tai Situ Rinpoche, the monks of Benchen Monastery in Nepal are performing the "100,000 Ganachakra Feast Offerings to the Protector Mahakala".
We are sending some photos taken during the ongoing puja.
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