The Rimay Monlam

Welcome to Rimay Monlam

Rimay Monlam: Tibetan Buddhist Peace Prayer Convocation

A non-profit event welcoming all practitioners with the Blessings and Good Wishes of His Holiness The Dalai Lama

The Rimay Monlam Committee Invites You To Join Us!

Enjoy this special time and space for meditation, exercise, discussion and inspiration, celebration and consecration, as well as short discourses by prominent Dharma teachers in attendance. This event is in Tibetan / English / Portuguese. Add your voice to the call for harmony and prosperity in all schools, lineages, traditions, monasteries, and sanghas, and in our society and the natural world!


Location: Blazing Wisdom Institute, 13 Simmons St, Saugerties, NY,
and other international locations

Date:  June 4th (1 pm) through June 9th (1 pm), 2017

Daily Schedule:

To be posted here when available.

What Is a Monlam & Why Should I Attend?

Introduction to Buddhist Aspiration Prayers adapted from the Introduction to the second edition of “A book of Common Tibetan Buddhist Prayers” by Tulku Sherab Dorje:

As ‘modern’ Buddhist practitioners, we must be careful to understand the nature and purpose of liturgy in the Buddhist tradition.  Every major Tibetan lineage of Buddhism treats study, reflection, and meditation as a seamless continuum of spiritual training, in which prayer recitation plays an integral role . . read more