FOCUS   SEPTEMBER 2021

FOCUS  SEPTEMBER 2021

Passing the Torch: Kumarajiva Project Prioritizes Translator Training  In about 30 years, a lot of our jobs will be done by artificial intelligence. So we are getting closer and closer to becoming irrelevant. When that day happens, I think the teachings that are...

FOCUS   August 2021

FOCUS  August 2021

Finding the Middle Way | MWE Expands Its Vision“If graduates can think outside the box, not be arrogant about thinking outside the box, be compassionate and kind to people who are stuck in the box, and work within that environment. That's a success." — Dzongsar...

FOCUS: Annual Report May 2021

FOCUS: Annual Report May 2021

FOCUS  May 2021   Buddhist Education for Children: Rinpoche's Vision Khyentse Foundation 2020 Annual Report   On this auspicious day commemorating Buddha’s birthday, we present the foundation’s 2020 Annual Report, highlighting Rinpoche’s vision of Buddhist...

KF FOCUS: Khyentse Vision Project

KF FOCUS: Khyentse Vision Project

FOCUS  March 2021   Khyentse Vision Project: Translating the Works of Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo into EnglishOn the auspicious anniversary of Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo, the first Khyentse, we are pleased to launch the website for the Khyentse Vision Project, an...

FOCUS: Planning for Impermanence

FOCUS: Planning for Impermanence

FOCUS  December 2020  Planning for ImpermanenceAs we near the end of 2020, and begin planning for 2021, we want to thank our donors, supporters, and volunteers near and far for another year of carrying out Rinpoche’s ever-growing activities in preserving and...

FOCUS: Himalayan Scholars in the West

FOCUS: Himalayan Scholars in the West

FOCUS  November 2020 Buddhist Teacher Training Himalayan Scholars in the West  My vision is if we can produce the facilities and the teachers, in the next 100 years, we will have Buddhism intact.In order to produce authentic Buddhist teachers for the 21st century...

The Life and Legacy of Kumarajiva

By Sarah K. C. Wilkinson In July 2019, Khyentse Foundation launched the Kumarajiva Project, an unprecedented translation effort dedicated to translating into Chinese all Buddhist canonical texts that are not currently available in Chinese. Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche...

Cross-Fertilization of Academia and Buddha’s wisdom

Cross-Fertilization of Academia and Buddha’s wisdom

By Anja Hartmann September 2020 Anja Hartmann: Member of the Board of Directors & Chair of the Academic Development Committee    Global academia as we know it is a European invention. As Walter Rüegg put it in the foreword to his book, A History of the...