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.

 April 28Please join us for a two day workshop with ZaChoeje Rinpoche. 
Topic: Who am I?
Throughout our human history, the one common, deepest and most profound question we ask is ‘who am I?’ What is our true identity? 

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We are pleased to announce Emaho Foundation’s 2018 annual retreat with ZaChoeje Rinpoche.

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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 April 23

7:00pm-8:00pm  Medicine Buddha Meditation In the words of ZaChoeje Rinpoche: “We all have healing, loving, wisdom and compassionate aspects.” Through the Medicine Buddha practice we invoke our healing power and increase our self-confidence so we can bring more healing to ourselves and others.

Wednesday April 25

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 Bodhicitta Meditation In this meditation we create within us the wish to become enlightened for the sake of all beings which is the foundation of compassion. Together, compassion and wisdom lead to full enlightenment.

Video teaching

11:00am-12:00pm Video Teaching-ZaChoeje Rinpoche 
6:00pm-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 
Bodhicitta Meditation In this meditation we create within us the wish to become enlightened for the sake of all beings which is the foundation of compassion. Together, compassion and wisdom lead to full enlightenment.
After Meditation  Book Club  Topic: The Book Of Joy Page 40-92 
Moderator: Denise Vail

 Thursday April 26

12:00pm-12:45pm Silent Meditation with Geshe  Sit in meditation with Geshe, watch your mind, collect mantra, or reflect.

Friday April 27

11:00am-11:45am  Tibetan Chanting Geshe Namgyal will lead us as we learn to chant the prayers we use in daily practice.
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 Bodhicitta Meditation In this meditation we create within us the wish to become enlightened for the sake of all beings which is the foundation of compassion. Together, compassion and wisdom lead to full enlightenment.
2:00pm-3:00pm  Video Teaching-ZaChoeje Rinpoche 

Saturday April 28

10:00am-4:00pm ZaChoeje Rinpoche's Teaching  Topic: Who am I? 

Throughout our human history, the one common, deepest and most profound question we ask is ‘who am I?’ What is our true identity? 
Buddha Shakyamuni discovered the simple, elequent truth. 
Masters since Buddha have followed the path outlined by Buhhda to find the answer within themselves.
Exploring the question of self-inquiry we begin to more deeply recognize the truth of our existence. During this two day workshop Rinpoche will take us on a journey to peel away the layers of the question to come to discover answers that will immediately benefit us from the realization

Sunday April 29

10:00am-4:00pm ZaChoeje Rinpoche's Teaching  Topic: Who am I? 

Throughout our human history, the one common, deepest and most profound question we ask is ‘who am I?’ What is our true identity? 
Buddha Shakyamuni discovered the simple, elequent truth. 
Masters since Buddha have followed the path outlined by Buhhda to find the answer within themselves.
Exploring the question of self-inquiry we begin to more deeply recognize the truth of our existence. During this two day workshop Rinpoche will take us on a journey to peel away the layers of the question to come to discover answers that will immediately benefit us from the realization

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