HandsFingersTouchingThere are many fine organizations dedicated to mindfulness training, Buddhist teaching and the pursuit of wisdom; most offer websites filled with articles, teachings, and other information you may find useful.

These are a few of our favorites.

Buddhist Websites
Buddhanet A comprehensive network of Buddhist information and educational materials for both beginners and experts.

Lumbini Udyana Mahachaitya A world center for peace and unity, founded by Rinpoche, in Lumbini, Nepal, the birthplace of Buddha

Tricycle America’s leading Buddhist magazine, offering a trove of videos, e-books, blogs and other content related to mindfulness and meditation.

United Trungram Buddhist Fellowship An association of not-for-profit Buddhist centers, providing teaching transcripts and links to related meditation centers worldwide.

Buddhist Relief Services An all-volunteer organization founded by Rinpoche under the aegis of UTBF to provide disaster relief and other humanitarian aid.

Mindfulness Resources

Rick Hanson A site offering tools and information from psychology, neuroscience and the contemplative traditions.

Search Inside Yourself A practical guide to enhancing productivity and wellbeing, from Google engineer Chade-Meng Tan

UCLA Mindfulness Awareness Research Center A research center dedicated to promoting wellbeing and a more compassionate society through mindfulness

Wellspring Institute for Neuroscience and Contemplative Wisdom
A hub of resources for psychological wellbeing and spiritual depth

Wisdom 2.0 An annual conference—and related events—dedicated to living wisely in the digital age.

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Meaning of Abbreviations

* The following day is a missing or a double date accroding to Tibetan calendar.
BA Amitabha Buddha Day
BD Baden: unfavourable for putting up flags
BM Medicine Buddha Day
BS Shakyamuni Buddha Day
DP Dharmapala Day
LD Ludok: unfavourable for Naga Offering
LT Luthep: favourable for Naga Offering
ME Moon Eclipse: great day for accumulation of merit
NG Ngenpa Guzom: unfavourable for new project, e.g. gathering, inauguration
NN Nyinag: unfavourable for new project, e.g. marriage, inauguration
SE Sun Eclipse: a greater day for accumulation of merit
SN Shakngen: unfavourable for new project, e.g. marriage, inauguration
TN Tashi Nyima: auspicious day in a general sense
YK Yenkong: unfavourable for new project, e.g. marriage, inauguration
ZC Zangpo Chuzom: auspicious day, good for gathering

Duchen great anniversaries, special days of Buddha Shakyamuni, etc., good for accumulating merits.
Tsezang good days for accumulating merits
Naga Powerful long-lived serpent-like beings who inhabit in water, guard great treasure. Some great protectors of the Dharma are nagas such as Eight Major Nagas.