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.

sixGeshe-la Lobsang will offer a traditional series of teaching on the Six Perfections, known also as the Six Paramitas. The Paramitas are principles of enlightened living followed by the bodhisattvas.

Travel

ZaChoeje Rinpoche is leading a winter pilgrimage traveling in Nepal and Northern India.  The trip begins with our meeting up in Delhi, India, on January 5th.  The following day we will fly together to Kathmandu.  The trip concludes January 20th in Delhi, India.  For information please email: mail@emahofoundation.org for details.  The deadline for registration will be October 1st.  We are limiting the trip to 20.  Your reservation will be taken on first come first serve.

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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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Monday September 24

5:30am-6:00am Mahayana Vows  The Mahayana vows are taken for 24 hours.  Taking the vows reminds us to practice love and compassion, reinforcing our determination to become enlightened for the sake of all beings.
deity Chenrezig 520 saveforweb7:00pm-8:00pm  Chenrezig Meditation Chenrezig is the Bodhisattva of great compassion. Chanting his mantra, Om Mani Padme Hum, removes our selfish attitudes and invokes the spirit of universal compassion for all beings.

Wednesday September 26

8:00am-8:30am 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.
8:30am-9:30am Mindfulness Meditation  In the meditation on mindfulness, we learn to watch our thoughts without judgment or comment. 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.

Chanting

6:30pm-6:45pm Tibetan Chanting Geshe Namgyal will lead us as we learn to chant the prayers we use in daily practice. 
7:00pm-8:00pm  Mindfulness Meditation  In the meditation on mindfulness, we learn to watch our thoughts without judgment or comment. 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.

Thursday September 27

9:00am-9:45am Teaching on Six Perfections  Geshe-la Lobsang will offer a traditional series of teaching on the Six Perfections, known also as the Six Paramitas. The Paramitas are principles of enlightened living followed by the bodhisattvas.
Applying these principles to all our actions enables us to follow the path of awakening. The Six Perfections are part of the Lam Rim, the gradual path to enlightenment. Join Geshe-la as he brings depth to our understanding of this important teaching.
This will an eight-week in-depth study. After successful completion a certificate will offered. For your convenience each each class will be given Thursday and Saturday. 
Please sign up on-line or at the center.
10:00am-10:45am Silent Meditation with Geshe Sit in meditation with Geshe, watch your mind, collect mantra, or reflect.

Friday September 28

8:00am-8:30am  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.
8:30am-9:30am  Mindfulness Meditation  In the meditation on mindfulness, we learn to watch our thoughts without judgment or comment. 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.

Saturday September 29

9:00am-9:45am Teaching on Six Perfections  Geshe-la Lobsang will offer a traditional series of teaching on the Six Perfections, known also as the Six Paramitas. The Paramitas are principles of enlightened living followed by the bodhisattvas.
Applying these principles to all our actions enables us to follow the path of awakening. The Six Perfections are part of the Lam Rim, the gradual path to enlightenment. Join Geshe-la as he brings depth to our understanding of this important teaching.
This will an eight-week in-depth study. After successful completion a certificate will offered. For your convenience each each class will be given Thursday and Saturday.

Sunday September 30

8:00am-8:30am 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.
8:30am-9:30am  Mindfulness Meditation  In the meditation on mindfulness, we learn to watch our thoughts without judgment or comment. 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.
9:30am-10:30am Rinpoche's Video Teaching

 

Teachings on YouTube

37 Factors of Enlightenment - May 1, 2016

Tonglen - August 31, 2005 

Video Teachings on Emaho Facebook

https://www.facebook.com/emahofb/

Click here to download the translation of the mantra used in Rinpoche's teaching on Vajrasattva (pdf)