Event Calendar of The His Eminence Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche

August 2, 2008

  • Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche enlightened believers with Buddhism and helped them to relieve all kinds of suffering in the world at Glorious Jewel Company.

August 3, 2008

  • Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche enlightened believers with Buddhism and helped them to relieve all kinds of suffering in the world at Glorious Jewel Company.

August 5, 2008

  • Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche enlightened believers with Buddhism and helped them to relieve all kinds of suffering in the world at Glorious Jewel Jewellery Company.

August 6, 2008

  • Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche enlightened believers with Buddhism and helped them to relieve all kinds of suffering in the world at Glorious Jewel Jewellery Company.

August 9, 2008

  • Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche enlightened believers with Buddhism and helped them to relieve all kinds of suffering in the world at Glorious Jewel Jewellery Company.

August 10, 2008

  • A regular puja was held. Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche gave the teachings that the focus of learning Buddhism is to learn how to control one’s own heart and to learn about the way how Buddhas and Bodhisattvas make vows, so as to liberate oneself from the cycle of existence. Furthermore, Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche explained the importance of the preliminaries and the transference of merits to the dharma practices. Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche also continue the teachings about the importance of Vajrasattva.

August 12, 2008

  • Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche enlightened believers on Buddhism and helped them to relieve all kinds of suffering in the world at Glorious Jewel Company. Besides, Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche conducted the Phowa Dharma for a believer who just passed away. Many auspicious signs of the perfect completion of the Phowa Dharma as described in the tantra were presented on the body that was far away in the hospital. There was a round and depressed appearence on the crown of the head where it was warm, the entire body was soft all over, …etc. The dead met Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche for leukemia 5 years ago. He had not accepted the help from Buddha dharma at that time because he did not believe in the cause and effect. 5 years after when his life was in danger, he met Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche again for help. Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche enlightned the reason why the dead had such great merits to be transfered his consciousness to the pure land right after his death with the auspicous Phowa by Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche is he believed in cause and effect this time and also brought forth a great resolve for repentance .

August 16, 2008

  • H. E. Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche conducted the first Chod Puja in the Glorious Jewel Buddhist Center in Kyoto, Japan at 5:30 pm. There were around 80 people attended this puja, including believers from Japan and disciples from Taiwan. This was the second Chod Puja by Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche in Japan after the first Chod held on the scenic railway in Kyoto in Dec. 2007. Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche enshrined a statue of shakyamuni Buddha given by Yunga Rinpoche in the mandala and then enlightened: “Both in Japanese and Chinese customs, people venerate the spirit tablets and try to perform transference of their consciousness. However, only Buddhadharma could really help to transfer the consciousness of our ancestors to the pure land.” After giving the enlightment about the rareness and auspiciousness of Chod puja, Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche started to conduct Chod puja. After the teaching is completed, Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche gave the blessings to the attendees with the ritual instrument made of a human tibia bone, and furthermore gave blessings to the attendees one by one with the statue of Lord Jigten Sumgon. That night was also the night of the important annual ancestor worship “Daimonji Fire Festival” in Kyoto. After the puja, Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche invited the attendees to have dinner in the garden of venue and to view the characters depicted in fire lit on the slopes of mountains surrounded. When the fire lit burned out and the guests were leaving, Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche still painstakingly continued to give blessings to the patients of serious disease in the venue.

August 17, 2008

  • A regular puja was held. The disciples listened reverently to the voice recording of dharma teachings of “Issues of living and dying” by Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche on May 2nd. 2000, which, from the Buddhist point of view, talked about the psychological and physical suffering during dying process, and correspondingly how auspicious the Phowa is.

August 20, 2008

  • Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche enlightened believers with Buddhism and helped them to relieve all kinds of suffering in the world at Glorious Jewel Jewellery Company.

August 22, 2008

  • Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche conducted a chod puja at the venue. Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche also highlighted the importance of confession by giving recent examples.

August 23, 2008

  • Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche enlightened believers with Buddhism and helped them to relieve all kinds of suffering in the world at Glorious Jewel Jewellery Company.

August 24, 2008

  • A regular puja was held at the venue. Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche gave teachings that “Take upon oneself all the misdeeds and suffering of beings”, the 18th practice of “The Thirty-Seven Practices of Bodhisattvas”, is the implication of bodhisattvas’ practice. Besides, Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche also enlightened that the dharma without the “Faith, Vows and Practice” and “Precepts, Meditation and Wisdom” is not the buddha dharma at all. Especially Faith and Precepts are of the fundamentals. It is necessary to accomplish the Buddhist mediation even for the practice of the Pure Land Buddhism, and also the practice of Ten Meritorious Acts  is the basics of Pure Land Buddhism.

August 26, 2008

  • Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche enlightened believers with Buddhism and helped them to relieve all kinds of suffering in the world at Glorious Jewel Jewellery Company.

August 27, 2008

  • Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche enlightened believers with Buddhism and helped them to relieve all kinds of suffering in the world at Glorious Jewel Jewellery Company.

August 29, 2008

  • Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche was in retreat for the upcoming “The Great Indiscriminated Amitabha’s Puja for Transferring Consciousness” of Aug. 31. Under Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche’s instruction, all the disciples practiced the dharma of Achi Chokyi Drolma at the venue from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm to pray for her protection of the puja.

August 30, 2008

  • Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche was in retreat for the upcoming “The Great Indiscriminated Amitabha’s Puja for Transferring Consciousness” of August 31.

August 31, 2008

  • In Taipei Arena, Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche successively conducted the forth time’s “The Great Indiscriminated Amitabha’s Puja for Transferring Consciousness”. There were more than 13,000 attendees, including 31 khenpos, lamas, and nuns from Drikung Kyagu, Drukpa kargyu, Nyingma, and Gelugpa lineages of Tibetan Buddhism, and 6 monks and nuns of Exoteric Buddhism, as well as people who especially came to attend by plane from Japan, the U.S., Canada, Holland, Brazil, China, Hong Kong, India, etc. Although there were numerous attendees in the arena, they all were solemn and reverent under the theopneusty of Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche for the entire conduction. Considering the toil of conduction upon the attendees, Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche took the hardships and completed the auspicious dharma with marvelous mediation in three hours that usually took a whole day. After the completion of the conduction, Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche enlightened about the importance of being a vegetarian and the patience needed to learn and study Buddhism. In the way of humor and wisdom, Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche’s enlightment resonated the attendees’ heart. When Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche was leaving, all of the attendees stood up to continously applaud and bow to Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche, and shouted loudly “Thank You Rinpoche” to show the gratitude to Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche for helping their ancestors, families and the karma’s debtors, and the scene was very touching. Upon the completion of puja, Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche contributed all offering from the attendees which was totally over NT$ 4,160,000 to the Ministry of Interior for social welfare, under the witness of a lawyer, an accountant, a bank representive, and an officier from the Ministry of the Interior. In the afternoon, Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche led the disciples to conduct the dharma of Achi Chokyi Drolma at the venue to thank for her protection of the puja.

Updated on January 20, 2009