May 10 ~ His Holiness arrives at the International Office of the Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition (FPMT) and Maitripa College

Auspicious Dharma Wheel symbol drawn on the sidewalk in front of the doorway. © FPMT ~ Photo by Leah Nash
Awaiting arrival. © FPMT ~ Photo by Leah Nash

Tenzin Ösel Hita (with incense) leads the way into the building.  © FPMT ~ Photo by Leah Nash

© Maitripa College ~ photo by Marc Sakamoto
© Maitripa College ~ photo by Marc Sakamoto

© Maitripa College ~ photo by Marc Sakamoto


© Maitripa College ~ photo by Marc Sakamoto
© Maitripa College ~ photo by Marc Sakamoto
Yangsi Rinpoche escorts His Holiness upstairs to the FPMT offices. © FPMT ~ Photo by Leah Nash
© FPMT ~ Photo by Leah Nash
© FPMT ~ Photo by Leah Nash
His Holiness with a letter from Lama Zopa Rinpoche. © FPMT ~ Photo by Leah Nash
© FPMT ~ Photo by Leah Nash

Ven. Holly, Tenzin Osel Hita, His Holiness, George Williams and Yangsi Rinpoche watch a video from Lama Zopa Rinpoche. © FPMT ~ Photo by Leah Nash

© FPMT ~ Photo by Leah Nash

Tim McNeill from Wisdom Publications offers books. © FPMT ~ Photo by Leah Nash

FPMT International Office Staff and present Board of Directors with His Holiness the Dalai Lama. © FPMT ~ Photo by Leah Nash