FOCUS: Lighting the Mahabodhi | Realizing the Dream

FOCUS: Lighting the Mahabodhi | Realizing the Dream

A half-year report from Bodhgaya On March 26 of this year, Siddhartha's Intent India and Khyentse Foundation officially launched the Lighting the Mahabodhi project, the website went live, and fund raising begun. What has happened in the 6 months since then – thanks...

November FOCUS: KF-India’s Reviving Activities

November FOCUS: KF-India’s Reviving Activities

FOCUS: KF India's Reviving Activities India is the root of the Buddhadharma. It's important to replenish that source.Nurturing the Source in India  KF-India's Impact in Villages, Academia, and Beyond  KF is making special efforts to revive the Buddhist heritage in...

June Focus

June Focus

KF is happy to announce a new Khyentse chair at the University of Michigan: the Khyentse Gendun Chopel Professorship. This is the largest gift dedicated to the study of Tibetan Buddhism in North America. “As citizens of a world that is ever shifting, changing and even...

FOCUS: April 2018

FOCUS: April 2018

April Focus | Prize for 2018 Outstanding Translation Awarded KF Prize for Outstanding Translation is an award for excellence in translation from the main classical languages of Buddhism into English from any Buddhist tradition. This year the award goes to Dr. Andy...

FOCUS: March 2018

FOCUS: March 2018

In the March Focus, we share upcoming grant deadlines, the first-ever online access to the 2018 KF Lecture on Buddhism and Divination, as well as reflections and aspirations from Amelia Chow, one of the founders of both KF and Siddhartha's Intent. Read more...

FOCUS: Supporting Buddhist Education for Children

FOCUS: Supporting Buddhist Education for Children

In the February Focus, we are pleased to introduce Middle Way Education (MWE), a new independent not-for-profit organization supported by Khyentse Foundation, and inspired by Rinpoche's vision for Buddhist education for children. The launch of MWE features two...

Focus: Increasing Support for Nuns

Focus: Increasing Support for Nuns

The January Focus features a new video and two stories about the impact that Khyentse Foundation is having on nuns in Bhutan and young women in Cambodia. Read the entire January 2018 Focus here.