Foundation for the Preservation of Yungdrung Bön / གཡུང་དྲུང་བོན་ཉར་ཚགས་རིག་མཛོད།

Category: FPYB NEWS

Biography of Yongdzin Rinpoche is now out in English.

Great news! Biography of Yongdzin Rinpoche titled “THE LIFE OF A GREAT BONPO MASTER: The Biography of Yongdzin Tenzin Namdak Rinpoche” is now out in English. From his early childhood in East Tibet, the boy who would later come to be known as Yongdzin Tenzin Namdak Rinpoche wanted nothing more than to devote his life to meditation and spiritual discovery, and to learn the ancient wisdom of Bon from Tibet’s greatest masters. His life changed when, as a young apprentice, he accompanied a team of mural painters to Central Tibet for a commission at a famous Bonpo monastery. When the…
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Happy Zhang Zhung Losar! ཞང་ཞུང་ལོ་གསར་བཀྲ་ཤིས་བདེ་ལེགས་ཞུ།

Many greetings to all on this auspicious day of Zhang Zhung Losar according original ancient Bönpo astrological calendar!་May all troubles of the past year disappear and may you all enjoy great health, good luck, prosperity, be joyful and happy!

Happy New Year 2021!

To all our friends we wish a very happy, healthy, prosperous and magical New Year 2021!

Parinirvana of Buddha Tönpa Shenrab Miwoche

Today (9th month, 30th day) we are celebrating Nyangenledepa (mya ngan las ‘das pa) / Parinirvana of Tönpa Shenrab Miwoche, Buddha of Yungdrung Bön. So it is fitting to read some of his words to his followers, as translated by Yongdzin Rinpoche:

Help Dhorpatan Campaign Successfully Completed!

Dear Friends! We are delighted to share this report from the Tibetan refugee settlement in Dhorpatan with you. Thanks to a great collaboration between Foundation for the Preservation of Yungdrung Bon (UK), Nyerpa Yungdrung Tsultrim of Triten Norbutse Monastery, Kathmandu), Khenpo Gelek Jinpa (Shenten Dargye Ling, France), Norzin Ling (Dhorpatan) and the local distribution committee, your generous donations have reached the people of Dhorpatan! Here is a thank you letter we received from the Distribution Committee on behalf of all the villagers: Due to lockdown, the funds were blocked in Kathmandu for a couple of weeks, but this turned out…
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