• Saga Dawa 2021 (Vesak) – The month of merits
    Saga Dawa is considered by many to be the most auspicious month in the Buddhist lunar calendar. It is the 4th lunar month of the lunar year and this year starts on 12 May 2021 and ends on 10 June 2021. The 15th day of this lunar month, full moon, is called Saga Dawa Düchen (Düchen … Continued
  • A happy activity
    Practice really should be a very happy activity. And why? We are reducing and eliminating our negative karma and afflictive emotions. If every day you have positive kind thoughts and you have the right mindfulness and awareness, is this not something that one will have a happy mind with? GN Rinpoche
  • Butter lamp offerings at the Stupa postponed temporarily
    The butter lamp offerings have been postponed for the time being due to a lockdown being implemented in Nepal. The butter lamp offerings will continue once lockdown has been lifted. In the meantime make many aspirations for the happiness and well being of others. Every time you switch on a light, see lights, notice the … Continued
  • Travel near Pharphing
    Lama Lakshyong travelled near Pharphing, Nepal, a place well known for the Asura cave – a cave where a hand imprint of Guru Rinpoche resides in the rock.
  • The Stupa
    1540 butter lamp offerings were made on Guru Rinpoche day ( 10th day of the lunar month) 🙏 Often making positive aspirations is very beneficial. The stupa is well known place where pilgrims make vast aspirations and is reputed as a very powerful place for doing so. If anyone wishes to read about the Stupa and … Continued
  • The arising causes of the butter lamps
    14466 butter lamps have been offered to date, of which 4458 butter lamps were offered at the stupa over the last 3 days. Offering butter lamps generates arising causes to: Achieve the wisdom to discriminate virtue from non-virtue Enable one to eliminate the concept of inherent existence And receive the illumination of wisdom
  • The benefit of light offerings
    Already 10.008 butter lamps have been offered so far! We can make aspirations when we make light offerings, for instance ’ may the light of wisdom shine to all the corners of all the worlds eliminating all the darkness of ignorance’. A benefit of offering butter lamps is that in the world you become like the … Continued
  • Light offerings continue!
    The Light offerings will continue for a few more days. Today 2600 were offered at Schechen Monastery and 1648 at the Boudha Stupa. So far 9468 have been offered in total to date, which is about 60% of the total sum.
  • Light offerings update: 2223 offered today!
    Today a total of 2223 light offerings were made for the benefit of all sentient beings. Lama Lakshyong will continue to make these. If you are interested in contributing, you can find more information on the Donation page 🙏
  • Light offerings at Boudha Stupa
    Lama Lakshyong is making light offerings in Kathmandu, at the Boudha Stupa, at the request of some dharma sisters and brothers. If you wish you can also join in with a donation for it. He has done 800 light offerings so far and will continue for the next few days because so many has joined … Continued
  • Video: I am fortunate, I have precious human life
  • New chantings
    New chanting videos and audio recordings are available under the Resources section. Special thanks to Chokyi Drakpa Rinpoche and MuLan for providing these.
  • How perfect everything is
    When you realize how perfect everything is you will tilt your head back and laugh at the sky Gautama Buddha
  • The usual suspects
    A video teaching on the source of our dissatisfaction and unhappiness
  • Day of Buddha Shakyamuni’s Great Miracles
    Holding onto anger is like drinking poison and expecting the other person to die. Gautama Buddha
  • Ngondro Mandala on Friday 15/01
    This Friday evening will be a repeat class of Tuesdays preliminary practicesTime 19:30 (Central European Time). Again, we will be explaining the mandala practice. Note: those who are new who wish to continue with any of the other preliminary practices are welcome to join and practice with us. Anyone wishing to join please contact Lama … Continued
  • Wednesday meditation gatherings will start again January 13, 2021
    English with Mandarin translation at 13:30 and English with French translation at 19:30 (Central European Time). Anyone interested in meditation is welcome to join and practice with us. There will be a Tibetan Buddhist flavor to our approach. Anyone wishing to join please contact Lama Lakshyong or Mulan in order to attain the Zoom … Continued
  • Tuesday preliminary practice
    Notice: Tuesday night preliminary group practices will continue again on Tuesday 19:30 (Central European Time). On the first week we will start explaining the mandala practice. Note: those who wish to continue with any of the other preliminary practices are welcome to join and practice with us. Anyone wishing to join please contact Lama Lakshyong … Continued
  • Scam Alert / Imposter Alert
    From Admin: Please be informed that there is an imposter imitating as Gyalwai Nyugu Rinpoche asking for donation. Admin is stressing strongly here that Gyalwai Nyugu Rinpoche does not ask for donation as his account is managed by his student to help share his teachings. If you encounter another Facebook individual using the name of … Continued
  • Meditative Concentration
    An introduction to Bodhichitta course: Meditative concentration, one of the 6 paramitas, has been posted
  • Diligence
    An introduction into Bodhichitta course : Diligence, one of the 6 paramitas, has been posted
  • Discipline
    The introduction into discipline, one of the 6 paramitas has been posted
  • New courses added
    A few new courses have been added in the Courses section. They include a buddhist introduction course and several more advanced Ngöndro materials. If you have any questions or feedback regarding the content, please feel free to contact Lama Lakshyong at
  • The website is live!
    We are happy to announce that the website for Ah-Lama is now online. May everyone find their path to enlightenment.