Links to Online Resources

Link to the Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive website using a specially-designed button. Right-click to download these images.

Visit these sites to gain access to the best Dharma teachings and Buddhist resources on the web:

Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition.  Founded by Lama Yeshe, the FPMT is the parent organization for the Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive.

FPMT Education Department.  Source of online courses and publisher of numerous practice books and DVDs.

Mandala Magazine.  The official publication of the FPMT.

On-line Resources

Access to Insight is one of the best sites on the web for providing accurate, reliable, and useful information and texts related to the practice and study of Theravada Buddhism.

Audio Guroo: providing audio teachings by some of the greatest masters of our time from all the major traditions of Tibetan Buddhism and Bön.

Buddhadharma: The Practitioner's Quarterly, published by the Shambhala Sun Foundation, is a practice-oriented journal with teachings from all the Buddhist traditions.

Buddhanet: Buddhist Information Network, including an online magazine, e-books, and numerous online Buddhist resources and links.

A Buddhist Library is a collection of teachings, books and prayers from the main Buddhist traditions, Tibetan, Zen and Theravada. The website also includes material from the major world religions.

The Buddhist Studies WWW Virtual Library includes links to resources for a variety of traditions, including Zen, Tibetan and Pure Land Buddhism.

The Dharma Friends in Israel is a group of people who are interested in the study and practice Tibetan Buddhism. They organize courses and retreats with Western and Tibetan teachers, as well as regular Dharma classes and meetings. The web-site is mostly in Hebrew.

The Foundation of Buddhist Thought is a two-year correspondance course in Buddhism devised particularly for western students by Geshe Tashi Tsering.

Dharmanet International's Gateways to Buddhism is an online clearinghouse for Buddhist study and practice resources.

Heartwood Prayer Wheels offers handmade prayer wheels built according to traditional Tibetan Buddhist specifications and made in accordance to the instructions of Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche.

Kopan Monastery is the home monastery of Lama Yeshe and Lama Zopa Rinpoche, and the location of a one-month Tibetan Buddhism meditation retreat.

Library of Tibetan Works and Archives was founded by His Holiness the Dalai Lama and is a repository of Tibetan artifacts and manuscripts. They offer online Buddhist Philosophy classes and a variety of tibetan and non-tibetan publications.

Maitripa College in Portland, Oregon, offers graduate-level Buddhist Studies classes, retreats and workshops with visiting scholars, introductory classes in Buddhism through Discovering Buddhism courses, and weekly public Dharma teachings and prayer services under the direction of Yangsi Rinpoche.

Shambala Sun, a bi-monthly publication that offers authentic teachings and advice from the Buddhist and other contemplative traditions.

Sutta Readings contains suttas selected and read aloud by teachers and senior Dhamma practitioners in the Theravada Buddhist tradition.

Tibetan Buddhist Internet Radio

Translatum is a site that offers Buddhist texts translated into Greek.

Tricycle: The Buddhist Review, a leading independent journal of Buddhism in the West.

Publishers of Buddhist Texts

Ediciones Dharma is a publisher of Spanish-language Buddhist titles.

Editions Vajra Yogini is a publisher of French-language Buddhist titles.

Shambhala Publications, a publisher of books on spirituality, psychology, health and lifestyle. Note that in 2012 Shambhala Publications acquired Snow Lion, a Buddhist book specialist. Shambhala now distributes titles previously available from Snow Lion.

Thubten Dhargye Ling, in collaboration with the Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive, published Mirror of Wisdom and Illuminating the Path to Enlightenment.

Wisdom Books, London, distributor of Buddhist titles in England and around the world.

Wisdom Publications, a member of the FPMT, and publisher of Buddhist titles in the USA.

Western Teachers

The home page of Ven. Thubten Chodron, a student of the late Lama Yeshe, featuring audio talks and articles on lam-rim as well as Dharma in Daily Life, Prison Dharma, Buddhist Nuns/Monastic Life, Science and Buddhism among others.

Dharma Friendship Foundation, a Dharma group in Seattle, Washington, under the spiritual guidance of Yangsi Rinpoche, the president of Maitripa College.

Sravasti Abbey is a monastery in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition where men and women will train in the monastic way of life.

Home page of B. Alan Wallace, lecturer, progressive scholar, and one of the most prolific writers and translators of Tibetan Buddhism in the West.

The Berzin Archives, with contents deriving from the works of the American scholar and author Alexander Berzin, aims to provide a tool for learning about the four Tibetan Buddhist traditions and about Central Asian history and culture.