Photo Journal

Ven. Tsering Phuntsok returns to New Orleans!

Ven Tsering Phuntsok, Tsering la, as he is affectionately and respectfully called, will be with us in New Orleans and Lafayette for April and a bit of May. Tsering la’s arrival always brings a kind of relief, a flavor of levity and lightness. His spontaneously joyful smile reminds us that loving kindness is possible at […]

Vision Fest at Swaha Yoga

Sunday, March 31 11:30am-9:00pm 623 North Rendon Street   An all day healing arts and music festival featuring yoga, music, massage, crafts, flow arts, workshops, painting, delicious food, beverages and more! Full schedule at the bottom! FOOD by Good Karma Cafe (NOLA’s beloved vegan restaurant!); South of Eden (sweets & snacks) CRAFT DRINKS by your […]

Tibetan House Closed on April 6

Join us at Sacred Music Festival!

March 2019 Newsletter

  *|MC_PREVIEW_   60th Anniversary of Tibetan Uprising Day: Honoring the Tenacity, Courage and Determination of the Tibetan People “On March 10, 1959, the people of Tibet rose up as one to defend their rights and freedom. Today, 60 years later, they continue to be denied those rights. China should realize that the human spirit […]

Kham to Kathmandu: Monastic Vajrayana in Motion, A Historical, Demographic, and Ethnographic Study of Ka-Nying Shedrub Ling

Tuesday, April 9 7pm Tibetan House 4900 Tchoupitoulas Street $10 suggested donation This presentation focuses on Ka-Nying Shedrub Ling monastery in the Kathmandu Valley. The monastery was founded by Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche, one of the foremost meditation masters of the 20th century from Kham in Eastern Tibet. It will explore: - Historical context of the […]

Studying the Buddha Way

Diving deeply into the Fundamentals of Buddhism Led by Reverend Michaela O’Connor Bono 4 Part Class Series Tuesday evenings March 12- April 2 7:00-8:45pm $80-$100 sliding scale To register, contact Tibetan House, This class will explore how the fundamental teachings of Buddhism relate to our daily life and practice. Every class will include meditation […]

Mardi Gras Schedule for Tibetan House

Due to Uptown parades lined up on Tchoupitoulas and preparations for the Apocolypse Ball, Tibetan House will be closed early on Friday and all day Saturday during the last two weeks of Mardi Gras. Friday, February 22 ClosedSaturday, February 23 Closed Thursday, February 28 No evening meditation class Friday, March 1 Closed at 2:00pm Saturday, […]

February 2019

  February 2019 “Wish You all A VERY HAPPY LOSAR: TIBETAN NEW YEAR ! … May all your Wishes be swiftly accomplished, all your obstacles dispelled. May there be peace and harmony in the world. Let us recognize that we are all ONE HUMAN FAMILY TASHI DELEK!” Written by Ngapka Karma Lhundup upon sincere request […]

Lama Lena Teachings, February 5-12, 2019

Lama Lena (Yeshe Khaytup) Lama Lena has engaged in traditional Buddhist study and practice for over 40 years. Her experiences include 30 years of traveling with and translating for the Venerable Wangdor Rinpoche, whose lineage in both Dzogchen and Chagchen she holds. Additionally, she completed a 7 year cave retreat in Tso Pema, India. Traveling […]

January 2019 Newsletter

  *|MC_PREVIE   January 2019 “Let Love and Compassion Flow from your Heart!” This is Mattieu Ricard’s New Year message: Let love and compassion flow from your heart. He is a Buddhist monk, photographer, author and humanitarian. We hope this message stays with you, spontaneously popping into your thoughts and actions throughout the year, and […]