The disciples at the Glorious Jewel Buddhist Center encourage honorable believers to participate in support of the temple’s construction. It is requested that they perform these good deeds in person by remitting the donations themselves, for no money may pass through the disciples’ hands. Anyone who violates this shall bear all legal responsibility.

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News of the upcoming Great Indiscriminate Amitabha Puja for Transferring Consciousness of the Drikung Kagyu Order of Tibetan Buddhism to be presided over by His Eminence Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche

Always mindful of the well-being of sentient beings, His Eminence Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche, the Abbot-Guru of the Glorious Jewel Buddhist Center, has vowed to help them to become liberated from the suffering sea of reincarnation. In his compassion, His Eminence Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche will preside over the Great Indiscriminate Amitabha Puja for Transferring Consciousness of the Drikung Kagyu Order of Tibetan Buddhism, for the twelfth time, at Taipei World Trade Center Nangang Exhibition Hall on July 17th, 2016, to benefit all sentient beings. More than 25,000 people are expected to attend, making this the largest puja for transferring consciousness in all of Taiwan. continue reading »

Updated on April 15, 2016

Immense Compassion for Sentient Beings: Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche Performs the Dharma to Pray for Blessings and Makes Donations to the Disaster Relief Fund for Southern Taiwan

At 3:57 in the morning of February 6th, 2016, an earthquake with a magnitude of 6.4 on the Richter scale hit southern Taiwan, causing severe damage to the city of Tainan.

This powerful quake destroyed many homes and caused casualties among numerous families’ members, resulting in more than a hundred people dead and inestimable property damage. Suddenly having nothing on which to depend, both physically and emotionally, the populace was plunged into a nightmare of fear and suffering. To make matters worse, the earthquake’s occurrence had coincided with the New Year—right during the season of family reunions, causing the enormity of this misfortune to hit home with a tragic vengeance. continue reading »

Updated on February 16, 2016

His Holiness the Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang and His Eminence Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche Invited to Attend the Opening Ceremony for the National Palace Museum Southern Branch

President Ma Ying-jeou and His Holiness the Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang pose for a photo together in front of the Tibetan Dragon Sutra. President Ma Ying-jeou, His Holiness the Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang, and His Eminence Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche viewing the Tibetan Dragon Sutra exhibition together.
National Palace Museum Director Feng Ming-chu accompanying President Ma Ying-jeou, His Holiness the Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang, and His Eminence Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche as they view the exhibits of the museum’s Southern Branch. His Holiness the Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang and His Eminence Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche leaving their precious signatures as they visit the National Palace Museum Southern Branch.

 

The National Palace Museum Southern Branch, which has taken fifteen years to build, was finally opened for trial operations on December 28th. Its grand opening ceremony was attended by President Ma Ying-jeou and senior officials from every government agency. continue reading »

Updated on December 30, 2015

Announcement of His Eminence Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche’s Upcoming Trip to Japan to Preside over an Auspicious Puja

On August 16th, 2015, His Eminence Vajra Guru Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche will preside over an auspicious puja at the Glorious Jewel Buddhist Center in Kyoto, Japan. Participants will include disciples and believers from both Japan and from the Glorious Jewel Buddhist Center in Taiwan. continue reading »

Updated on August 13, 2015

The Consecration Ceremony for the Glorious Jewel Buddhist Center’s Taizhong Office Comes to an Auspicious and Perfect Completion

In an effort to further spread the Buddha’s teachings as well as the pure Dharma lineage of the Drikung Kagyu Order, and under the protection of the Three-Grace Root Guru His Holiness the Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang, the lineage gurus, the Bodhisattvas, the Buddhas, and the Dharma protectors, His Eminence Vajra Guru Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche has compassionately established an office for the Glorious Jewel Buddhist Center in Taizhong. It is hoped that this will allow more sentient beings to come in contact with the Dharma, pay homage to the Buddhas and Bodhisattvas, and cultivate causes and conditions for practicing Buddhism, thereby benefiting countless sentient beings. continue reading »

Updated on May 8, 2015

On April 25th, 2015, a devastating earthquake hit Nepal, resulting in more than 2,300 fatalities in countries of the Himalayan region including Nepal, Bangladesh, India, and China.

Caring deeply for the sentient beings that have suffered so terribly, His Eminence Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche of the Glorious Jewel Buddhist Center in Taiwan will lead 1,500 disciples in a collective chanting of the Great Six-Syllable Mantra. The mantra will be chanted a total of one hundred million times within ten days, and all merits will be dedicated to the sentient beings who fell victim to this disaster.

In addition, on May 3rd, 2015 (Sunday), His Eminence Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche will preside over the Great Indiscriminate Amitabha Puja for Transferring Consciousness of the Drikung Kagyu Order of Tibetan Buddhism at the Glorious Jewel Buddhist Center to liberate all of the sentient beings impacted by this massive earthquake.

Updated on April 26, 2015

His Eminence Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche Presides over the Ksitigarbha Blessing Puja to Perfect Completion

On December 28th, 2014, His Eminence Vajra Guru Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche presided over the auspicious Ksitigarbha Blessing Puja of the Drikung Kagyu Order of Tibetan Buddhism at the Glorious Jewel Buddhist Center in Kyoto, Japan. continue reading »

Updated on January 30, 2015

Statement from the Glorious Jewel Buddhist Center

From this day forward, His Eminence Vajra Guru Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche and our Buddhist Center will not participate in any events organized by the Drikung Kagyu Order worldwide.

 

Sincerely,
Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche
Glorious Jewel Buddhism Culture Exchange Association, Taiwan R.O.C.


Note: His Eminence Vajra Guru Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche’s Dharma promoting activities continue being held in Taiwan and around the world as usual.

【Announcement from the Glorious Jewel Buddhist Center】

(1) Monday to Friday evenings: General Puja

(2) Saturday afternoon: His Eminence Vajra Guru Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche will receive those who have registered to seek an audience.
(For those wishing to register, please call 02-87803908 and speak to Miss Lai regarding registration)

(3) Sunday afternoon: His Eminence Vajra Guru Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche will preside over the General Puja.

Respectfully,
The Glorious Jewel Buddhist Center

Updated on December 22, 2014

Our Association Praised as “First-Rate Organization” by the Ministry of the Interior at the 102nd Annual National Performance Evaluation of Social and Professional Organizations

Thanks to the leadership, guidance, and supervision of its presiding guru, His Eminence Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche, the Glorious Jewel Buddhist Cultural Exchange Association was awarded the title of “First-Rate Organization” by the Ministry of the Interior at the 102nd Annual National Performance Evaluation of Social and Professional Organizations. A total of 13,604 organizations were judged, and three levels of classification were given out by the evaluation panel: “First-Rate,” “A-Grade,” and “B-Grade.” This time the Association was again awarded the most honorable title of “First-Rate Organization” among all the social organizations. continue reading »

Updated on September 17, 2014

His Eminence Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche Presides over the Great Indiscriminate Amitabha Puja for Transferring Consciousness to a Perfect Completion at the Glorious Jewel Buddhist Center

On August 24th, 2014, His Eminence Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche held the tenth annual auspicious Great Indiscriminate Amitabha Puja for Transferring Consciousness of the Drikung Kagyu Order of Tibetan Buddhism at the Glorious Jewel Buddhist Center in Taipei. A total of 1,316 people attended this auspicious puja, continue reading »

Updated on September 12, 2014

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