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 October 18

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  Wisdom Meditation  Learning to understand the nature of things as they truly are is the heart of the wisdom teachings. 

Video
11:00am-12:00pm Video Teaching ZaChoeje Rinpoche  Topic: Wisdom of Tibetan Meditation Rinpoche helps understand and utilize Tibetan meditation techinques that bring inner peace. 
6:00pm-6:45pm Tibetan Chanting We begin by learning the chants we use in our daily practices.
7:00pm-8:00pm  Wisdom Meditation  Learning to understand the nature of things as they truly are is the heart of the wisdom teachings. 
8:00pm-9:00pm Fundamentals Buddhism  Topic: How to achieve Mental Calm.
Moderator: Chris Young

Thursday October 19

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.
Green Tara
7:00pm-8:00pm Green Tara Meditation
 Green Tara's qualities of wisdom, awareness, fearlessness, love and compassion allows our own aspects of these innate qualities to arise.

Friday October 20

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  Wisdom Meditation  Learning to understand the nature of things as they truly are is the heart of the wisdom teachings. 
2:00pm-3:00pm  Video Teaching ZaChoeje Rinpoche  Topic: Shaping The Chaos  In his playful, humorous and skillful style, ZaChoeje Rinpoche shares with us techniques on managing chaos and shows us how we can transform it into personal and spiritual growth.

Saturday October 21

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11:00am-1:00pm Annual Pet Blessing with ZaChoeje Rinpoche

Sunday October 22

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10:00am-4:00pm ZaChoeje Rinpoche; Teaching, Wisdom is Bliss. We warmly invite you to join us in welcoming Rinpoche home.  


  



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