Dear friends, students, and supporters of Yeru Bon Center, At this Losar, it is time to thank the departing Year of the Horse, and to look back on and cherish what we have learned from the past year. As always, there have been many achievements. In some places there have
A Teaching Given to us by the His Eminence, The 7th Kundrol Namkha Thinley Wangyal Rinpoche His Eminence Kundrol Namka Wangyal Rinpoche is the seventh reincarnation of the tantric master, Kundrol Jatson Nyingpo of Tibet. He visited Yeru Bön Center in Minneapolis last weekend to give us the immensely important
Take a look at the brochure for this year’s East Coast Retreat!
December 21, 2014 Dear Board members of Yeru Bön Center, my students and friends. We are at the doorstep of a New Year, 2015. We welcome it warmly and happily and at the same time prepare farewell parties for the outgoing year of 2014 with thanks and appreciation. This 2014
Bön Children’s Home would like to thank you for all of your support throughout the year. In this giving season, please make Bön Children’s Home a priority for your end of year contributions. Take a moment to watch the videos below from David Peteler’s recent trip to sMenri Monastery and
David goes to sMenri Monastery (Part 10) Nyima, Jason and I we went to the BCH about 12:30. The caretaker, Mr. Lodu, had purchased the special meal ingredients, and the students were excited to have it. We visited the small children’s dining room first, watched them be served, then hold
David goes to sMenri Monastery (Part 9) Nyima, Jason and I went down to the BCH in the afternoon. We met with Kelsang, the secretary; Phontsuk, the sponsorship coordinator; and Tsering Dorje, the accountant. This was their chance to tell me in more detail the problems and challenges they face.
David goes to sMenri Monastery (Part 8) When asked what they would like to see improved at BCH, two students mentioned they would like to have a computer lab. There are one or two computers at the administrative office, and one or two in the school, but no lab where
David goes to sMenri Monastery (Part 7) After lunch, I asked Rinpoche to arrange a meeting with six of the senior children of BCH. We had hoped to be able to do a Skype live session with the children, so the sponsors could interact with the children, but partly because
David goes to sMenri Monastery (Part 6) We were treated to a presentation by the children. They performed a variety of songs and dances, from Tibetan folk songs and more popular songs, to Nepali modern songs, to a Bollywood dance routine that was the clear favorite of the group, up