Geshe-la bestowed a special animal blessing on August 19,2018 at the Buddhist Institute. Many people came to the event with their beloved pets. Each animal received blessings for a long life and their future spiritual journey.
Homeless Food Drive
Tenzin gets ready with water and clothing.
Geshe-la handing out food.
Geshe-la handing out food in Downtown Spokane.
UCF held another Summer Food Drive for the Homeless where we distributed over 70 bags of food and water to our homeless brothers and sisters. We look forward to continuing to help our homeless community in this way.
Homeless Food Drive
UCF held a food drive for our local homeless community. We distributed food and water to our brothers and sisters on a hot June day. Everyone was very grateful, both those serving and those being served. We will continue holding a food drive for the homeless throughout the summer.
Guest Speaking at Pride Middle School
Geshe-la guest speaking to the 7th grade class at Pride Middle School.
Geshe-La Phelgye was invited to Pride Middle School to speak about Tibet and what it’s like being a Buddhist monk. The kids all asked very intelligent questions, mainly about Buddhism. One bright student even asked about reincarnation. It turned into a great opportunity to share the Dharma.
Lhamo handing out clothing to our homeless brothers and sisters.
Geshe-La directing traffic during our homeless outreach clothing drive.
It was a cold and beautiful morning to hand out clothing to our homeless brothers and sisters.
Tashi handing out clothing on Christmas Eve during to our homeless brothers and sisters.
Zangmo handing out clothing to our homeless brothers and sisters.
Universal Compassion Foundation handed out clothing to our homeless brothers and sisters in Spokane following Sunday Service on Christmas Eve. We’d like to give a big thank you to everyone who was able to make donations to our clothing drive and help distribute clothing. It was below freezing that day and we were able to hand out much needed warm weather gear to homeless women and men in our area.