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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Intermediate Tibetan:
Saturdays 10:00am-11:00am

Beginning Tibetan:
Saturdays 11:00am-12:00pm

November 3Please mark your calendar for ZaChoeje Rinpoche’s first fall workshop. We are looking forward to the return of our kind and generous spiritual teacher. Rinpoche is giving a workshop, November 3 and 4, 10:00am-4:00pm.

Hearts On Fire

Tashi Delek! You are kindly invited to our annual fundraiser, November 17. We are planning a wonderful evening where we can spend time with ZaChoeje Rinpoche, the monks, friends and family.

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.

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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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Tuesday October 9

7:00pm-8:00pm  Green Tara Meditation  Green Tara is a feminine emanation of enlightened compassion whose activity of fearless wisdom alleviates fear and obstacles. Identifying with Green Tara's extraordinary qualities of transcendent wisdom, omniscient awareness, fearlessness, and love and compassion allows our own aspects of these innate qualities to arise.

Wednesday October 10

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 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.

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  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.

 Thursday October 11

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 October 12

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  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. 

Saturday October 13

9:00am-9:45am Teaching on Six Perfections  Geshe 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 October 14

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  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.
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)