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2022 Graduation Ceremony at Kathmandu University


The Graduates of 2022 made the journey from Boudha to Dhulikhel on the rim of Kathmandu valley to receive their degrees in the December annual degree ceremony at Kathmandu University (KU). Out of sixteen 2022 Graduates (5 MA in Translation, Textual Interpretation & Philology; 4 MA Buddhist Studies; & 7 BA) ten were able to […]

Public Lecture: Q & A Session with Kyabgön Phakchok Rinpoche


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Public Lecture: How Buddhist Practitioners Perceive Life


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Public Lecture: The Three Natures & The Middle Path


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Public Lecture: Medicine and Compassion


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Public Lecture: Making Sense of Mind-Only: A Constructivist Interpretation of Yogācāra Buddhism


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Public Lecture: Mipham’s Lion’s Roar


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RYI 42nd Annual Fall Seminar


We are overjoyed to announce that after two long years during which we could only gather virtually, this year’s fall seminar will once again take place in person at Ka-Nying Shedrub Ling Monastery in Boudha, Kathmandu! As in years past, the seminar will also be streamed on The Three Yanas: View, Meditation, Conduct & Fruition Part 1: November […]

Care As The Driver Of Intelligence: A Workshop With Dr. Thomas Doctor


As part of worldwide simultaneous events organized by Human Flourishing, the Center for the Study of Apparent Selves (CSAS), which is hosted by RYI and headed by RYI’s Associate Professor Dr. Thomas Doctor, will hold a conference on “Care as the Driver of Intelligence” in the Kathmandu Valley at the end of November. Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche […]

Aspire! Fundraising Campaign Launches


Opening Access to a Living Buddhist Tradition “RYI envisions a world in which a wide diversity of people, interested in learning about Buddhism, has easy access to a living Buddhist tradition in order to foster the qualities of wisdom and compassion for the benefit of all sentient beings.”  Will you help us to expand our vision? For 25 years, […]


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