Welcome to Emaho Foundation

The Sanskrit word emaho (pronounced ay-mah-ho) is an expression of joy and wonder, and an invocation for auspiciousness.

Based in Phoenix, Arizona, Emaho Foundation is a Tibetan Buddhist center serving the greater Phoenix area. Founded in 2001 by ZaChoeje Rinpoche, Emaho is dedicated to sharing Tibetan culture in the West, supporting humanitarian projects worldwide, and assisting with personal spiritual development.

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Saturday October 28

Tashi Delek!  You are invited to our annual fundraiser on October 28th.  We are planning a wonderful evening where we can spend time with ZaChoeje Rinpoche, Geshe-la, friends and family. 

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Lamrim

Classes begin Thursday, September 14

With the blessing of His Holiness The Dalai Lama and his teacher, ZaChoeje Rinpoche, Geshe-la has written two books, commentaries, on the Lamrim Chenmo, Great Treatise of the Steps of the Path, by Lama Tsongkhapa.  The Lamrim is a complete comprehensive overview of the path to enlightenment.  Geshe will translate and teach from his book, Introduction to Buddhism. This series of classes is designed for the beginner and advanced student alike. Classes will be held two times a week. Each week the class content will be the same to help accommodate people’s busy schedules. You can come to any class without having gone to previous classes and benefit.

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Available now! Fifteen years of workshops, teachings, and public talks given by ZaChoeje Rinpoche can be downloaded to your smartphone or computer, to listen to at any time.

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Wednesday September 27

9:15am-9:45am  Tibetan Yoga  There are five postures in Tibetan Yoga. These postures increase our healing potential by helping to balance body and mind which in turn allows our meditations to become deeper.
10:00am-11:00am  Mindfulness Meditation  In the meditation on mindfulness, we learn to watch our thoughts without judgment or comment. With mindfulness meditation we lay the foundation to go deeper into self discovery without confusion, fear or doubt.
11:00am-12:00pm  Film, Buddha's Life Story, Episode 51 The Life and Journey of Prince Siddhartha. bud

6:00pm-6:45pm Tibetan Chanting We begin by learning the chants we use in our daily practices.
7:00pm-8:00pm  Mindfulness Meditation  In the meditation on mindfulness, we learn to watch our thoughts without judgment or comment. With mindfulness meditation we lay the foundation to go deeper into self discovery without confusion, fear or doubt.
8:00pm-9:00pm Student Talk, Fundamentals of Buddhism: Subject The Four Noble Truths, Moderator, Ira Pettit

Thursday September 28

9:15am-9:45am  Tibetan Yoga  There are five postures in Tibetan Yoga. These postures increase our healing potential by helping to balance body and mind which in turn allows our meditations to become deeper and clearer. 
10:00am-10:45am Teaching with Geshe, Shantideva's Bodhisattva Way Of Life  Revered classic source on the cultivation of altruism and the Spirit of Awakening. 
Lamrim
11:00am-11:45  Lam Rim
  With the blessing of His Holiness The Dalai Lama and his teacher, ZaChoeje Rinpoche, Geshe-la has written two books, commentaries, on the Lamrim Chenmo, Great Treatise of the Steps of the Path, by Lama Tsongkhapa.  The Lamrim is a complete comprehensive overview of the path to enlightenment.  Geshe will translate and teach from his book, 'Introduction to Buddhism'. This series of classes is designed for the beginner and advance student alike. Classes will be held two times a week. Each week the class content will be the same to help accommodate people’s busy schedules. You can come to any class without having gone to previous classes and benefit.
12:00pm-12:45pm Silent Meditation with Geshe  Sit in meditation with Geshe, watch your mind, collect mantra, or reflect.
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7:00pm-8:00pm Medicine Buddha Meditation In the words of ZaChoeje Rinpoche: “We all have healing, loving, wisdom and compassion aspects.” Through the Medicine Buddha practice we invoke our own healing power and increase our self confidence so that we can bring healing to ourselves and others.

Friday September 29

11:00am-11:45am  Tibetan Chanting We begin by learning the chants we use in our daily practices. 
12:15pm-12:45pm  Tibetan Yoga  There are five postures in Tibetan Yoga. These postures increase our healing potential by helping to balance body and mind which in turn allows our meditations to become deeper and clearer. 
1:00pm-2:00pm  Mindfulness Meditation  In the meditation on mindfulness, we learn to watch our thoughts without judgment or comment. With mindfulness meditation we lay the foundation to go deeper into self discovery without confusion, fear or doubt.
2:00pm-3:00pm  Film, Buddha's Life Story, Episode 51 The Life and Journey of Prince Siddhartha. 

Saturday September 30

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10:00am-3:00pm  Guru Rinpoche Day, Meditation Mantra collection.  
In Tibet when natural disasters strike, monks, nuns and lay people recite Guru Rinpoche's mantra to help alleviate suffering caused by such events.  We have copies of Guru Rinpoche's mantra at the center for your reference. 

OM AH HUNG BENZA GURU PEMA SIDDHI HUNG.

For the sake of all suffering beings may they quickly find peace.

Sunday October 1

9:15am-9:45am  Tibetan Yoga  There are five postures in Tibetan Yoga. These postures increase our healing potential by helping to balance body and mind which in turn allows our meditations to become deeper.
10:00am-11:00am Mindfulness Meditation  In the meditation on mindfulness, we learn to watch our thoughts without judgment or comment. With mindfulness meditation we lay the foundation to go deeper into self discovery without confusion, fear or doubt.
11:00am-12:00pm  Buddha's Life Story, Episode 51 The Life and Journey of Prince Siddhartha.

 

 



Teachings on YouTube

37 Factors of Enlightenment - May 1, 2016

Tonglen - August 31, 2005 

Archived Teachings on Ustream

Click here to follow the Emaho Foundation's Channel on Ustream where you can see archived recordings of Rinpoche's teachings. Available recordings include