Postcard 38 from Robina: Portland, Monday, March 10, 2014

Postcard 38 from Robina: Portland, Monday, March 10, 2014

I visit FPMT’s Maitripa College in Portland, OR every year. Now in Portland. Monday March 10. I always spend a week here, and no different this year. Boise is an hour away so I got here Monday morning March 10. As usual, there was Carina and beaming Dechen, six...
Postcard 28 from Robina: Lavaur, Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Postcard 28 from Robina: Lavaur, Tuesday, July 24, 2012

From Madrid, where I wrote my last postcard, I flew to Athens for a couple of days, then took the ferry to Paros for a week at Tao’s Center in the Greek Isles. From Paros it was back to Athens for my flight to Toulouse and a week at Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s...
Postcard 8 from Robina: Raleigh, NC, Friday June 10, 2011

Postcard 8 from Robina: Raleigh, NC, Friday June 10, 2011

I’ve just spent five days in Denmark, my first visit ever. The people at the Copenhagen center, Tong-nyi Nying-je Ling, are sweethearts. They have their place right in the center of town: Rinpoche said it needs to be there, the director Rasmus said. And it was...