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.
This Week at Emaho
NOTE: All meditations now take place at the new center, 11435 North Cave Creek Rd., Phoenix.
Monday November 24, 7:00-8:00 pm
Vajrasattva is the embodiment of of all the Buddhas, appearing specifically to purify the negativity of all beings. The practice of meditation and recitation of the Vajrasattva mantra is a powerful method for purifying our minds and actions.
Wednesday November 26, 7:00-8:00 pm
Join us in a meditation on mindfulness, in which we learn to watch our thoughts without judgment or comment. Thus we lay the foundation to go deeper into self discovery without confusion, fear or doubt, developing the awareness that builds a spiritual ground from which to live our lives.
Everybody is welcome to join this meditation. The Wednesday guided meditations are popular among spiritual practitioners of all traditions.
MEDICINE BUDDHA MEDITATION
Saturday November 29, 7:00-8:00 pm
In the words of ZaChoeje Rinpoche: "We all have healing, loving, wisdom, and compassion aspects. Each aspect is shown as a deity. These deities are our own 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.
Everybody is welcome to attend this guided meditation.
Watch Teachings Online
Teachings by ZaChoeje Rinpoche
Click here to follow our new Channel on Ustream where you can see live and archived recordings of Rinpoche's teachings. Recently available recordings include
- Green Tara series, Auckland, New Zealand:
11/23, 24, 27, 28, 29, 30, 12/ 5, 6/ 2011
- Pure Heart of Bodhisattva, Bodhi Center, Yakima WA: 11/12/2011
- Essence through Vajrasattva, Emaho Foundation, Scottsdale AZ: 11/6/ 2011
Click her to download the translation of the mantra used in Rinpoche's teaching on Vajrasattva (pdf)