Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Mongolia, April 29, 2017. Photo by Ueli Minder via FB.

Lama Zopa Rinpoche has arrived safely in Mongolia, traveling from Nepal. Rinpoche is staying at the FPMT center in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, called Ganden Do Ngag Shedrub Ling Center. He will also be visiting the Golden Light Sutra Center in Darkhan, Mongolia.

The FPMT center in Ulaan Bator, Mongolia. Rinpoche’s room is on the top floor. May 1, 2017.

Rinpoche was greeted by enthusiastic supporters on his arrival in Mongolia, enjoyed a vegetarian “Mongolian hotpot” with his hosts, and met with Dharma center members and their children.

Rinpoche with the children who attend the Dharma classes at the center in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. May 2017.

While in Mongolia, Rinpoche is expected to give Dharma talks, a Great Chenrezig Initiation, and a long life initiation. Dharma center members are planning to offer him a long life puja.

Rinpoche’s schedule of teachings can be found here

Lama Zopa Rinpoche is the spiritual director of the Foundation for the Preservation of Mahayana Tradition (FPMT), a Tibetan Buddhist organization dedicated to the transmission of the Mahayana Buddhist tradition and values worldwide through teaching, meditation, and community service.