The Foundation for the
Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition (FPMT) transmits the Mahayana
Buddhist tradition and values worldwide through Tibetan Buddhist
teachings, meditation, community service, Buddhist retreat centers,
and projects that preserve the tradition. FPMT is based on the
Gelugpa Buddhist tradition of Lama Tsong Khapa of Tibet as taught by
our founder, Lama Thubten Yeshe and spiritual director, Lama Zopa
We are very happy to announce that after a long drought, new
content is online at FPMT Radio! Go to FPMT Radio to listen to His
Holiness the Dalai Lama's recent teachings in Miami.
needed! Until a Food Fund was set up, most monks at Sera Je never
had a full stomach. Now, they are better nourished. This makes a big
difference to the energy they can expend on their studies. Please
keep this going by making an offering to the
food Fund. Click here
to learn more about life at Sera Je.
New at Shop FPMT a
selection of Nepalese and Tibetan handcrafted jewelry.
The October/ November issue of Mandala Magazine is now
available featuring "Animal Life" and "Living with the Devil".
Lama Zopa Rinpoche has been requested to assist with the survival
of a nunnery and a monastery in the remote Tsum valley of Nepal. Read about this incredible
place and the dedicated and impoverished Sangha who call it
Watch an FPMT streaming video documentary to
explore the history and future of FPMT and the Mahayana
May whoever sees, touches, remembers, or
even thinks or talks about this home page never be born in the lower
realms, receive only perfect human rebirths, meet a perfectly
qualified Mahayana virtuous friend, and quickly achieve Guru