FPMT & Aust. Centres

fpmt-logo-name-tThe Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition.

Founded in 1975 by Lama Thubten Yeshe and Lama Thubten Zopa Rinpoche, FPMT is an organization devoted to the transmission of the Mahayana Buddhist tradition and values worldwide through teaching, meditation and community service. Headquarters: Portland, Oregon, United States.


FPMT Australia Ltd
Information about nationally co-ordinated teaching tours and events.

Australian FPMT Centres:

Atisha Centre, Eaglehawk, Victoria.



Buddha House, Magill, South Australia.



Chag-tong Chen-tong Centre, West Hobart, Tasmania.



Chenrezig Institute, Eudlo, Queensland.



Cittamani Hospice Service, Palmwood, Queensland.



De-Tong Ling Retreat Centre, Kangaroo Island, South Australia.



Enlightenment for the Dear Animals, Deniston East, New South Wales.



Gyalwa Ensapa Broome Buddhist Study Group, Broome, Western Australia.



Hayagriva Buddhist Centre, Kensington, Western Australia.



Hospice of Mother Tara, Bunbury, Western Australia.



Karuna Hospice Service, Windsor, Queensland..



Kunsang Yeshe Retreat Centre, Katoomba, New South Wales



Langri Tangpa Centre, Newmarket, Queensland.



Liberation Prison Project, Blackheath, New South Wales.



Potowa Study Group, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales.



Shen Phen Ling Study Group, Wodonga, Victoria.



Tara Institute, Brighton, Victoria.



The Great Stupa of Universal Compassion, Bendigo, Victoria.


Vajrayana Institute, Ashfield, New South Wales.







The Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive

The principal website for teachings by Lama Thubten Yeshe and Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche, our heart jewels and the founders of the FPMT. It has many teachings by other FPMT-connected lamas there as well, principally His Holiness The 14th Dalai Lama.

FPMT Prayers and Practices

Prayers & Practice Materials

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Learn the Tunes and Pronunciations for FPMT Standard Prayers, Practices, and Mantras

FPMT Education Resources makes available several resources for those wishing to learn the advised pronunciations of FPMT standard prayers, practices, and mantras. DETAILS HERE.

Shugden/Dolgyal Information:

Central Tibetan Administration