Fo Guang Shan: Confronting Life and Death – A modern Buddhist reflection on life and death.

Venerable Huikai, Fo Guang Shan’s Vice Abbot, will be speaking on this topic in Auckland (also later at Victoria University Wellington and in Christchurch).

This special lecture will be held at Fo Guang Shan North Island Temple on 19th January 2014 at 10:00am.
Please obtain a free ticket for admission or request more infomation by emailing:
More information is also available on the Fo Guang Shan website.

Nyima Tashi Kagyu Buddhist Centre: Traleg Kyabgon Rinpoche passes into Parinirvana 24th July 2012

Traleg Kyabgon Rinpoche died unexpectedly on 24 July, in Australia. He was the spiritual director of the Nyima Tashi Kagyu Buddhist Centre in Auckland, one of the New Zealand Buddhist Council’s member organizations. He was the ninth incarnation of the Traleg tulku line, a holder of the Kagyu and Nyingma lineages, and a great scholar. We are deeply saddened by this untimely loss. You can read more about him here and here.