Today, Gashi la gave a teaching on how Avalokiteśhvara is visualized over your head in order to have a beneficial meditation on wisdom and compassion with an emphasis on compassion. He gave a special story of how the deerskin came to be worn by Chenrezig and its meaning ... See MoreSee Less
Venerable Geshi Kunga began a new teaching by the great Buddhist scholar Atisha. Today students, new and old, learned of the history of Atisha and his importance to Tibetan Buddhism. On display for the teaching was a Thangka of Shakyamuni Buddha surrounded by The Seventeen Great Paṇḍitas of Nālandāby including Atisha. ... See MoreSee Less
Today a live video feed of Four Mandala Tara Puja. Prayers chanted by Venerable Shingza Rinpoche, Venerable Geshi Kunga, and monks. May all who watch and listen have much success in life, prosperity and purification of negative thoughts. ... See MoreSee Less
Tomorrow TMBCC will host a workshop by Jamgyong Singye where you can participate in the Sacred Art of Thangka drawing. The workshop is open to everyone. If you haven't signed up yet you can during the workshop which will be from 9:00 am to 3:00pm in the Cultural Building. Lunch is provided. Suggested donation of $25. ... See MoreSee Less
Vietnamese students visiting Indiana University and IU Professor Anh Tran, came to TMBCC today, October 11th. Geshi Kunga gave them an introduction to Tibetan Buddhism and they participated in a short meditation. ... See MoreSee Less
At todays teaching Geshe Kunga finished The Guide to the Bodhisattva's Way of Life written by Shantideva. Following,after a short break, were prayers led by Venerable Shingza Rinpoche, Geshe Kunga and the monks. ... See MoreSee Less
Happiest of Birthdays to the Venerable Arjia Rinpoche. I love that your birthday is on equinox, a time
Of equanimity! I am deeply grateful and humbled for the privilege to be in the presence of authentic teachers, teachings and sangha 🙏🏻❤️🙏🏻❤️🙏🏻
Today Geshe Kunga continued chapter #10 on Dedication from The Guide to the Bodhisattva's Way of life by Shantideva. At 12:30 Venerable Arjia Rinpoche, Venerable Shingza Rinpoche, Geshe Kunga and monks recited The Heart Sutra, 21 Tara and White Umbrella. Special prayers were said for the deceased including Ama Mary's sister. Also khatas and gifts were presented to two members who are moving to Los Angeles. ... See MoreSee Less
Tashi Kyil Monks deconstruct the Sacred Chenrezig Sand Mandala. Prayers led by Venerable Arjia Rinpoche, Geshi Kunga and the Monks in the Temple. May all who watch this live video be present and receive many Blessings. ... See MoreSee Less
Venerable Arjia Rinpoche and Tibetan Mongolian Buddhist Cultural Center: The Sacred Chenrezig Sand Mandala by Tashi Kyil Monks is looking magnificent. Congratulations and looking at its beauty and the symbolism of each element incorporated in its design and concept, the Mandala is a sacred prayer and blessing, KP Singh - Indianapolis, Indiana USA.
Venerable Arjia Rinpoche and Tibetan Mongolian Buddhist Cultural Center: The Sacred Chenrezig Sand Mandala by Tashi Monks is looking magnificent. Congratulations and looking at its beauty and symbolizing of each element incorporated in its design and prayer is in itself a blessing, KP Singh - Indianapolis, Indiana USA.
Video of 100 Lamp Puja today at the Temple praying for the deceased, and the flood victims of China, India and Japan. Prayers led by Venerable Arjia Rinpoche, Venerable Shingza, Rinpoche, Geshe Kunga, the Tashi Kyil monks and other visiting monks. ... See MoreSee Less
An informative and enjoyable lecture tonight given by Professor Robert Thurman followed by gifts presented by Venerable Arjia Rinpoche. One gift was a beautiful Thanka of Manjushri. Then pictures with all the attendees. ... See MoreSee Less
Robert Thurman arrives in Bloomington. Picked up at the airport by Sudha Konera, he was greeted at the Temple by Geshe Kunga la and then had tea with Venerable Arjia Rinpoche. Tonight TMBCC will have a dinner and after Robert Thurman will give a lecture. ... See MoreSee Less
We have received our t-shirts for our special 40th anniversary as well as TMBCC t-shirts. You have 10 different colors to choose from. All come in following sizes: S, M, L, XL
To place an order please contact: 812-336-6807. Also, you can pay via PayPal or Chase QuickPay: TMBCC.KCL@GMAIL.COM (please include size, color, number of t-shirts your name and shipping address) ... See MoreSee Less
Volunteers are writing out dedications on prayer flags inside the Temple. Then Monks and volunteers are hanging the flags behind the Temple in preparation of the 40th Anniversary Celebration. ... See MoreSee Less
📮Та Төвд Монголын Шашин Соёлын Төв ТББ-ыг дэмжиж хандив өргөхийг хүсвэл доорх хаягаар хандана уу. Chase Bank Kumbum Chamtse Ling, Inc Account number 710823030 Routing number 074000010 Chase QuickPay: firstname.lastname@example.org **************************************************** 🇺🇸TMBCC invite you to join “TMBCC and Me” fun challenge. We would like you to share your fun and exciting memories being at the center in the last 40 years. The proceeds from this challenge will support TMBCC. The campaign will end on August 30th. The celebration will start on September 1st, 2nd and prayers will start on September 3rd to 9th. #TMBCC40
📜Rules to follow during the nomination challenge: 1. Share a photo of yourself at TCC or TMBCC 2. You can share a fun story or wish for Arjia Rinpoche’s birthday and TMBCC’s 40th anniversary 3. Nominate your friends and copy/paste the entire text
📮Donation Info: (All donations from this challenge supports TMBCC’s charity works) Kumbum Chamtse Ling, Inc Chase Bank Account Number: 710823030 Routing Number: 074000010 Chase Quickpay: TMBCC.KCL@GMAIL.COM ... See MoreSee Less
📣 A great opportunity to accumulate merits and bring your good fortunes, at the same time you can support and raise fortune during TMBCC’s 40th anniversary. You can write the names of your family and friends on your own prayer flags. We will then hang the flags behind our main temple during the ceremony on September 2nd. If you would like to participate, please send in your names with a suggestive donation of $15 before August 30th. Thank you 🙏🏼.
📮Please send your donation to email@example.com via Chase QuickPay or PayPal. 💬For more questions contact at 773-715-6334 (Unurtsetseg)