Archive for 2010
Read the December Communiqué in French!Read More
From Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche, in retreat at Pharping, Nepal, December 19, 2010.
“…I have always said that Gene Smith has done much more for the dharma, and has achieved much more selflessly than many tulkus and lamas of the present time. I think that time will tell that my remarks are not an exaggeration…”
Dear Khyentse Foundation Friends and Supporters, As some of you may know, our dear advisor, colleague and mentor, E. Gene Smith, passed away in New York on Dec.16. Words cannot express our sadness at the passing of such a great man.Read More
When E. Gene Smith was asked how he managed to single-handedly gather together a tremendous amount of the Tibetan literature that had been dispersed during and after the events of 1959, he replied simply, “Karma, I guess.” It’s not that Gene is at a loss for words–he often tells amazing tales–but Gene Smith is primarily…Read More
IN THIS ISSUE: Supporting the Theravadin Tradition. Khyentse Foundation takes an ecumenical stance in its patronage of Buddhism.Read More