Posts Tagged ‘Buddhist monks’

The Venerable Ashin Nyanissara comes to Kalmykia

Ashin Nyanissara Visit to Kalmykia

On Sunday, the 12th of June, the visit of the delegation of Buddhist monks (Myanmar) to Elista will be held.

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Monks build sand Mandala of Green Tara in Ulan-Khol

Mandala in Ulan-Khol

During the week Buddhist monks from Drepung Gomang Monastery and Gollege and Gyudmed Tantric Monastic School (Tibet) will be constructing the sacred sand mandala of Green Tara in Ulan-Khol village of Lagan district of Republic of Kalmykia.

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The rites near the Sacred Lone Tree

Sacred Lone Tree In the Republic of Kalmykia, 28 of May from 12.00 to 13.00, near sacred Lonely tree that is located near the settlement of Khar-Buluk district of Virgin, the monks of the central Buddhist temple “Golden Abode of Buddha” to hold worship the ground – “Gazr Tyaklgn” reports KalmykiaNews.
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Head of the Republic of Kalmykia Alexey Orlov took part in the Cham Mystery

Cham Mystery [ En | Ru | Es ] Head of the Republic of Kalmykia Alexey Orlov took part in the Cham Mystery.

In the tantric ceremony of Cham was attended by the monks from the Dzongsar monastery.

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Cham Dance Mystery took place in Kalmykia

Cham Mystery Cham Dance Mystery [ En | De | Ru | Es ]

Cham Dance Mystery took place in Kalmykia.

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Cham Mystery

Cham Dance Mystery Cham Dance Mystery (Tsam Mystery) [ Ru ]

September, 20. 2015.

Cham Dance Mystery in Elista, the capital of the Buddhist Republic of Kalmykia.

Cham ceremony belongs to the Tantric Buddhism. This ceremony is Read the rest of this entry »

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The monks of Drepung Gomang started construction of a mandala of Yamantaka

Mandala of Yamantaka [ Es ]

Kalmykia: The monks of Drepung Gomang arrived in Kalmykia at the invitation of the Telo Tulku Rinpoche, today in central khurul Kalmykia started construction of a mandala of Yamantaka.

Distinguished guests warmly greeted by the receptionist of central temple venerable gene Lodoe and lay people who came to the prayer service and Read the rest of this entry »

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Today a group of the USA tourists came to Elista, the capital of Kalmykia

Republic of Kalmykia Today a group of the USA tourists came to Elista, the capital of Kalmykia. The tourists saw the places of interest in Elista and the history of the Kalmyk people.

Kalmyk guides told a lot of interesting about Buddhism, buddhistic monks an Buddha in English.

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Events in Kalmykia: Tantric ritual “Tangra kanso” – a ritual appeal to the protective deities

Buddhist temple Golden Abode of Buddha Shakyamuni Events in Kalmykia: Tantric ritual “Tangra Kanso” – a ritual appeal to the protective deities, according KalmykiaNews and KalmykiaTour.

October 7, 2012, at 9:00, in Elista, the capital of Kalmykia, will tantric ritual “Tangra Kanso” – a ritual appeal to the protective deities.

During tantric ritual “Tangra Kanso” buddhist monks would call deities – the defenders of the Teaching and Read the rest of this entry »

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Tantric ritual invocation of prosperity and wealth “Yangdrub”

Central temple of Kalmykia October 6, 2012, at 9:00, in Elista, the capital of blessed Kalmykia will tantric ritual “Yangdrub” – a ritual invocation of prosperity and wealth, according KalmykiaNews and KalmykiaTour.

This ritual people bring home vessels wealth which usually carefully stored in secret places.

Buddhist monks, referring to the gods, asking to send all living beings luck and health, wealth and Read the rest of this entry »

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Monument to Zaya Pandita

Monument to Zaya Pandita

Zaya Pandita or Namkhaijamts (1599–1662) was a Buddhist missionary priest and scholar of Oirat origin who is the most prominent Oirat Buddhist scholar.

Zaya Pandita was the fifth son of Babakhan, a minor Khoshut-Oirat prince. After Babakhan converted to Buddhism in the early 17th century, he, like many of the other Oirat princes, wished for one of his sons to enter the Buddhist clergy. In pursuit of his wish, Babakhan chose Zaya to become a bandi (“novice”) monk. In 1615, Zaya journeyed to Lhasa, Tibet where he would study and practice Buddhism, including study under the guidance of the 4th Panchen Lama.
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Geshe Wangyal

Geshe Wangyal Ngawang Wangyal [ De ]
(Wylie: Ngag-dbang Dbang-rgyal) (c. 1901-1983), popularly known as “Geshe Wangyal,” was a Buddhist priest and scholar of Kalmyk origin who was born in the Astrakhan province in southeast Russia sometime in 1901.

Geshe Wangyal was the youngest of four children and had chosen at age six to enter the monastery as a novice monk. After the Russian Civil War, Geshe Wangyal went to Lhasa, Tibet, where he studied at the Gomang College of Drepung Monastic University in Lhasa until 1935 when he decided to return to his homeland to obtain financial support to complete his studies. Read the rest of this entry »

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Kalmyk New Year – Celebration Zul holiday program

Central khurul Golden Abode of Buddha Shakyamuni Kalmykian New Year – Zul. Celebration period: 1-15 of December.

Kalmykian New Year celebrates as one the most important events in the Buddhist history – achieving Parinirvana by the founder of the Gelug school Lama Zonkava. Kalmyks treat this person in a special way.

Supreme Lamas often say, that Kalmyks have a strong inseparable connection with Lama Zonkava, which lasts from the beginning of time. Lama Zonkava is Read the rest of this entry »

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Europe’s only Buddhist land

Video about Kalmykia. Europe’s only Buddhist land.



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The Ambassador and the monks of Sri Lanka visited the main Buddhist temple in Kalmykia

Central khurul Golden Abode of Buddha Shakyamuni The Ambassador and the monks of Sri Lanka visited the main Buddhist temple in Kalmykia.

Today, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka in the Russian Federation Mr. Udayanga Weeratunga, monks, FIDE President Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, Deputy of State Duma of the Marina Mukabenova visited central temple of KalmykiaGolden Abode of Buddha Shakyamuni“. Read the rest of this entry »

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