Category Stupa

About Stupa

This category includes information about all the . is a mound-like or hemispherical structure containing relics that is used as a place of .

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Shar Minub Monastery Kathmandu Nepal

is located in the , in a valley at the base of . The is founded by the late 14th . He made great efforts to establish a monastery at Shar Minub, in Kathmandu, for the benefit of students in . The Sharminub Institute is located below the holy mountain with a beautiful view over the Kathmandu valley. Meaning of Shar Minub “Shar” means “to rise”, “Nub” means “to .

The Nyingma Head, Kathok Getse Rinpoche

Gyurme Tenpa Gyaltsen aka the Fourth Katok Getse was one of the five ‘’Golden ’’ holders of the lineage, a branch of the tradition. At the Nyingma Monlam in Bodhgaya, January 2018, Rinpoche was appointed to be the supreme head of the Nyingma Tradition for three years. At the same meeting of the representatives of the , it was decided to appoint and five other Nyingma .

Atiśa Dīpaṃkara Śrījñāna – The Reviver of Buddhism in Tibet

Atisa Thangka Painting
is a renowned Indian who went to in 1042 to help in the revival of and established the Kadam tradition. His text Light for the Path was the first lam-rim text. Pala Empire The Pala Dynasty was the ruling Dynasty in Bihar and Bengal , from the 8th to the 12th century.  Called the Palas because all their names ended in Pala, “protector”. Atisha is a teacher from the Pala .

11 Monasteries around Kathmandu Valley

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There are many , , and around valley some of them are listed below: Thrangu Tashi Choling Monastery Namobuddha monastery Seto Gumba Kopan Monastery Kopan Monastery is located in Kathmandu . Kopan Monastery is a  monastery near Boudhanath. In this monastery, the ceremony is held with or in an auspicious day .

Situation of Temples After Earthquake

The of April 25, 2015, did not only harm the lives of Nepalese people but also did a serious damage to the historical and the monuments. It has already been more than two years but many are not still renovated. There is a number of donations coming from national and international level still are not repaired. Let’s have a glimpse of temples destructed during the devastating earthquake and their condition .

Kalacakra – God, Mandala and Stupas around the world

Kalachakra Mandala
Kalacakra in a Yi-dam( protector) who turns . Kalacakra is the title of a in one of the divisions of the . It is possible that Kalacakra is a personification of that work. Kalacakra is usually as a with four head on each of which is the . He may have twelve or twenty-four arms but never has more than two legs. In his Yi-dam form, he is .
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