Lama Zopa Rinpoche greeted by Telo Rinpoche in Elista, Kalmykia, Russia, May 2017. Photo by Сохраним Тибет via Facebook.

You can watch Lama Zopa Rinpoche teach live from Moscow starting on Saturday, May 27. The teachings run from May 27 through June 3 and will be live-streamed. Details can be found here:

Rinpoche’s teachings in Moscow—organized by Ganden Tendar Ling Center—will be streamed on FPMT’s YouTube channel, on Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s Facebook page, and on FPMT’s Facebook page. The live-streamed teachings are scheduled for 7 p.m. local time each evening as follows:

  • May 27-June 3, 7 p.m. local time (GMT+3)

Watch here on FPMT’s YouTube channel:

Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Kalmykia, Russia. Photo by Сохраним Тибет via Facebook.

Rinpoche has been teaching in Elista, the capital of Kalmykia, Russia, May 20-24, where he has been hosted by Telo Rinpoche, an important spiritual leader of the Kalmyk people. Kalmykia is a traditionally Buddhist region in Russia.

Lama Zopa Rinpoche blessing cats in Kalmykia, May 2017. Photo via Twitter.

Rinpoche last visited Ganden Tendar Ling Center in Moscow in 2015 when he taught on the “Three Principal Aspects of the Path.”

Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Kalmykia, Russia, May 2017. Photo by Mariam Ke via Facebook.

PLEASE NOTE: Live webcasts of Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s teachings are now on YouTube. We will no longer be streaming Rinpoche’s teachings from Please bookmark this YouTube link for live video of the teachings in Mongolia and Rinpoche’s other future live-streamed teachings:

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.