Lama Zopa Rinpoche discusses the direct and indirect benefits for all sentient beings that will result of the construction of a large Maitreya statue.
Making offerings to holy objects is a remedy for attachment, whether physically offered or mentally transformed
Days 1-3: Maitreya Buddha puja, teachings and meditation on Maitreya Buddha, and oral transmissions of the Maitreya mantra, Maitreya prayer and King of Prayers
A student wrote to Rinpoche asking for practices for the rest of his life. Rinpoche responded with this advice.