Screening and Discussion with Tsewang Chuskit and Laura Kozaitis Wednesday, Dec 6 @ 7p The Rubin Museum of Art in NYC See ticketing and more information Dear Friends, I’m delighted to share this discount code (LADAKH) to get $5 off admission to Wednesday’s film screening of “The Shepherdess of the Glaciers” at the Rubin Museum of Continue reading Film screening followed by Q&A with SSP Alumna Tsewang Chuskit
It’s AMAZING! The results are still coming in, but we can share that this is the most generous #GivingTuesday Campaign we’ve ever witnessed. It’s all because of you. On behalf of our US and Ladakhi board of directors, as well as our teachers, staff, and students, thank you to every donor, supporter, sponsor, and friend for encouraging and Continue reading You did it -THANK YOU!
Yoga Shanti in New York City will offer a benefit class with Nikki Costello on Wednesday, November 29th, 6:30-8pm. All the proceeds will be offered in support of the Siddhartha School Scholarship Fund. A donor will match all donations offered during class for #GivingTuesday. Please Register in advance here: https://yogashanti.com/new-york-city/#schedule or call the studio: 212-255-YOGA.
SoulSpace Malibu, a Healing Accupuncture and Wellness Center is making a very generous pledge to donate to Siddhartha School this #GivingTuesday. Owner Corie Tappin shares “On this day I will be giving 100% of ALL payments for acupuncture services to my beloved Siddhartha School in Ladakh India.” You can contact SoulSpace here to make your appointment. Continue reading Meet Just a Few of Our Partners Pledging their Support to SSP this #GivingTuesday
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This morning’s Siddhartha School assembly was dedicated to the 59 people who lost their lives in the Las Vegas shooting. READ MORE.
Maine College of Art (MECA) Friday, October 6 at 7pm 522 Congress St, Portland, ME Osher Hall For questions: email@example.com Establishing Equanimity: Identifying and Transforming Negative Emotions In this talk and guided meditation, Khen Rinpoche will help us identify negative emotions when they arise, and recognize such emotions as valuable opportunities to change our relationship to upsetting circumstances. Continue reading Khen Rinpoche’s 2017 Fall Schedule and one talk added for Geshe Tsewang
Statewide ‘security’ shutdowns, poor infrastructure, and difficult climate conditions continue to cripple digital communications. Article by SSP-USA Executive Director Laura Kozatis It is hard for most of Americans to imagine working, socializing, or making plans without depending on the Internet. In Ladakh, a host of ongoing issues—unstable infrastructure, political upheaval in other areas of Jammu Continue reading Internet Connectivity Issues in Ladakh
Siddhartha School’s Connection to the Panchen Lama: Appointed in 2005 by His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Siddhartha School’s founder Khen Rinpoche Lobzang Tsetan holds the Abbotship for His Holiness the Panchen Lama’s monastery, Tashi Lhunpo. The current Panchen Lama is often described as the world’s youngest political prisoner. The Dalai Lama and the Panchen Lama Continue reading Remembering the Panchen Lama’s Birthday
Screening and Discussion Friday, April 21, 7 PM PST Broadcast from the Nalanda West Center in Seattle, WA WATCH THE TRAILER Khen Rinpoche, the founder of the Siddhartha School Project, is a proud executive producer of Erik Koto’s film The Song Collector, which chronicles Morup Namgyal, Ladakh’s most renowned folk singer, and his social initiatives that aim to preserve tradition Continue reading Virtual Screening Event with Founder Khen Rinpoche
Click “Comments” in the above right corner to leave a Birthday note! Khen Rinpoche has spent over 24 years dedicated to global educational initiatives. He is an international teacher, an abbot, a school founder, and an overall champion for academic development. See alum Stanzin Angmo’s Biography of Khen Rinpoche.
KHEN RINPOCHE’S MARCH EVENTS + TEACHINGS Sunday, March 12th – 2-4p, The Desmund-Fish Library, Garrison, NY Pechas: Tibetan Books in Himalayan Buddhist Tradition Khen Rinpoche will discuss the pivotal role these sacred Tibetan Buddhist books play in monastic life and speak about the artistic printing process, storage, and their value in contemporary Tibetan education. He will also Continue reading Khen Rinpoche’s March Teachings and Events
Siddhartha students and their international friends would like to share their female heroes with you. May the strength and compassion these leaders embodied be the guiding star for the new generation, from all points of the globe, male and female alike.
In anticipation of both New Year’s Eve and Losar—Ladakhi New Year, we wish the happiest of holidays as 2016 comes to a close and joy and peace in 2017. Khen Rinpoche, Siddhartha School’s founder, Geshe Tsewang Dorje, school director, as well as SSP’s US Board, and staff, feel so fortunate to have your support and friendship as we work to improve the education and opportunity for Ladakh’s youth.