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First anniversary of Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche's passing on April 13, 2024

On this day at Kopan Monastery, we will reflect on Rinpoche's boundless kindness through De Choe (Puja) practice sessions.

On April 12th, Senior sangha members and FPMT students will engage in the self-initiation of Yamantaka.
On April 13th, All the monks and nuns will come together for the Heruka Lama Choepa (Guru Puja).
On April 14th, Rinpoche's students and sangha members from various center and organization will gather for Vajrayogini self-initiation.

All of us we will together remember Rinpoche's compassion and kindness, by making offerings, engaging in practice, and accumulating merit.

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On April 21st at 8am, Kopan Monastery will offer a Long Life Puja to His Eminence Ganden Tripa Rinpoche


Letter from Geshe Thupten Chonyi, Abbot of Kopan Monastery, to all who have a connection with Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche
on this sad occasion of the seventh date since Rinpoche's passing:

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Tibetan Letter: Read more

Kopan Monastery
Nepal Buddhist Mahayana Center Gompa

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