Postcard 72 from Robina, Melbourne, August 9, 2016

Postcard 72 from Robina, Melbourne, August 9, 2016

I flew from Jakarta to Perth June 29 and was met by Julia Kelly, who runs the Hayagriva Study Group in Albany, in the southwest corner of the state, and we drove the five hours there. I was there for the first few days of July. Left: the beach at Albany. Right: Here’s...
Postcard 45 from Robina: New Delhi, Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Postcard 45 from Robina: New Delhi, Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Lama Zopa Rinpoche arrived in Australia the first week of September and went straight to Chenrezig Institute in Eudlo, Queensland, 100 km north of Brisbane. Chenrezig Institute had 40th anniversary celebrations going on. Photo Ven. Roger Kunsang. There were events...
Postcard 43 from Robina: Tasmania, Monday, August 4, 2014

Postcard 43 from Robina: Tasmania, Monday, August 4, 2014

Where was I after Queensland? I’ve just spent three weeks in Perth, on the West coast, most of July, but the first week I was at Atisha Centre, two hours north of Melbourne, down south. Mid-winter here, so I had my winter woolies, namely a warm woolen shawl and...
Postcard 40 from Robina: Bogotá, Monday, May 20, 2014

Postcard 40 from Robina: Bogotá, Monday, May 20, 2014

I got to Los Angeles from Texas last Tuesday, April 29. My time in the US this time round is nearly over: five months I’ve been here, starting in snow-bound New York in December. It’s only May, but it’s hot here, hovering around the high nineties....
Postcard 15 from Robina: Melbourne, Wednesday October 26, 2011

Postcard 15 from Robina: Melbourne, Wednesday October 26, 2011

I will have covered quite a bit of southeastern Australia during this visit. I had more of Queensland before heading to Sydney on October 1. Up to the Sunshine Coast, 100 km north of Brisbane, to the miniature town of Eudlo, then a few more km along Johnsons Road till...