Category Archives: Earthquake

Young monks moved to Parping

Due to the earthquake our young monks moved from Katmandu to Parping for schooling and monastic activities. Here some photos of the 4pm puja that is performed by them on daily basis in Benchen monastery in Parping. News & Photo … Continue reading

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Work in Progress to rebuild the Maitreya Shrine

Photos by Tashi Oser

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Fundraising Committee at Benchen monastery in Kathmandu

If you wish to contact the Benchen fundraising committee directly in Kathmandu you find the information here.

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The Benchen monks have tried to help at various sites where buildings have collapsed but were told they could not be of help. In order to better coordinate the efforts to help there has been a meeting with the president … Continue reading

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Life in the Monastery after the earthquakes

  A message from the monastery: “Tashi Delek! Drubwang Sanggye Nyenpa Rinpoche is in Bhutan and very fine. Rinpoche sent a message to the Benchen community along with his prayers. All of us should help whomever is in need in whichever … Continue reading

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