Lama Zopa Rinpoche teaching in front of 1,000 Arm Chenrezig, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, August 2014. Photo by Ven. Roger Kunsang.

From October 4 to November 5, hundreds of participants will collectively recite OM MANI PADME HŪM, the mantra of Chenrezig. This retreat is organized by Istituto Lama Tzong Khapa (ILTK) in Pomaia, Italy, and helps to fulfill one of Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s Vast Visions for the FPMT organization that retreats such as this take place around the world.  

During the retreat, Lama Zopa Rinpoche has taught on the benefits of the Chenrezig mantra and also offered the lung of the Longest Chenrezig Mantra to participants. You can listen to this advice on YouTube:

The FPMT Foundation Store has many Chenrezig resources available to you in addition to beneficial Chenrezig mantras you can incorporate into your daily practice: 

Short Chenrezig Mantra
OṂ MAṆI PADME HŪṂ

Long Chenrezig Mantra
NAMO RATNA TRAYĀYA / NAMA ĀRYA JÑĀNA SĀGARA VAIROCHANA VYŪHA RĀJĀYA / TATHĀGATĀYA / ARHATE / SAMYAKSAṂ BUDDHĀYA / NAMAḤ SARVA TATHĀGATEBHYAḤ / ARHATBHYAḤ SAMYAKSAṂ BUDDHEBHYAḤ / NAMA ĀRYA AVALOKITEŚHVARĀYA / BODHISATTVĀYA / MAHĀSATTVĀYA / MAHĀKĀRUṆIKĀYA / TADYATHĀ / OṂ DHARA DHARA / DHIRI DHIRI / DHURU DHURU /  IṬṬE VAṬṬE / CHALE CHALE / PRACHALE PRACHALE / KUSUME / KUSUMA / VARE / ILI MILI / CHITI JVALAMAPANAYA SVĀHĀ

Longest Chenrezig Mantra


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