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Rinpoche’s 2021 New Year Message

Rinpoche’s 2021 New Year Message

Dear supporters, volunteers, and well-wishers, The year 2020 will remain in our minds as one of the most turbulent we have ever experienced. As the year slowly fades, let us hope that the vast majority of calamitous events—and the armies of negative forces the year...

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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...

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Words of Wisdom

Words of Wisdom

Khyentse Foundation Words of Wisdom Series December 2020 Buddhadharma Is the Only Way Rinpoche’s advice for Khyentse Foundation We gathered (on Zoom) for the annual Khyentse Foundation board meeting on November 7, and as usual, Rinpoche shared his thoughts and advice...

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Rinpoche’s Address to the KF Board of Directors

November 7, 2020 I don’t have much to say, but most importantly I want to express my gratitude. This is very sincere gratitude, coming from a lot of contemplation. Sometimes I may disappear, and I’m so absent minded and scattered, it may appear like I’m not on board,...

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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...

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FOCUS: Following in Kumarajiva’s Footsteps

FOCUS: Following in Kumarajiva’s Footsteps

FOCUS  October 2020   Following in Kumarajiva’s Footsteps The Kumarajiva Project in its second year    Chinese civilization is very, very important for the survival of Buddhism. - Dzongsar Khyentse RinpocheIn July 2019, Khyentse Foundation launched the...

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KF Annual Reports

Annual Report 2018

Annual Report 2018

The widening scope and growing complexity of KF activities over the years make it increasingly challenging to cover all of our projects in meaningful detail in our annual report.   Starting this year, the annual report will concentrate on one of KF’s eight focus areas...

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2017 Annual Report

2017 Annual Report

KF ANNUAL REPORT | CELEBRATING PURPOSE AND GROWTH In a World of Change, KF's Fundamental Purpose Remains the Same Long before there was a Khyentse Foundation, Rinpoche had a vision. The foundation exists to help him realize it. As he said in his address to the KF...

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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...

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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...

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