Stephanie Cross

young monks during puja in the main prayer hall

Support the Monks of Phelgyeling Monastery

Phelgyeling Monastery is nestled at the foot of Swayambhu Stupa in Kathmandu. Each day spent here, it was clear to see that all activities surround … Read more

Gaden Relief Projects support for Zanskar nunneries 2023

By Irina Safonova Last fall, at the end of September, I traveled to Zanskar to visit and deliver aid to the nine nunneries supported by … Read more

Please help the monks of Shar Gaden in these difficult times: appeal from Zasep Rinpoche

850 monks of Shar Gaden rely on help, donations, and support in these difficult times — a meritorious Dharma cause. The Covid-19 crisis has made … Read more

Please help the 154 Nuns of Zangskar Valley: a video appeal from Venerable Zasep Rinpoche

Venerable Zasep Rinpoche requests aid to the 154 humble and devoted Buddhist nuns of Zangskar valley — in nine nunneries accessible by road only part … Read more

Gallery — the precious Zanskar Nuns 2019 Report photos

Zanskar Funds Delivery Report 2019 — $US 10,000 to Nine Buddhist Nunneries

High in Zanskar Valley, 154 humble and devoted Buddhist nuns — in nine nunneries accessible by road only part of the year —  ask for … Read more

2019 Project Report: Shar Gaden monastery

Report on activities to follow.

2019: Funds Delivery Report School for Less Fortunate Children in Mongolia

“We celebrate the opening of school for less fortunate in Ulaan Baatar Mongolia.” — H.E. Venerable Zasep Rinpoche

The Not-Forgotten Nuns of Zanskar Valley, India

As you might expect of 185 devoted Buddhist nuns, they ask for very little, but here in Zanskar Valley — one of the most isolated … Read more

2020 — Current Aid Projects

In 2020, Gaden Relief continues to actively support important ongoing aid projects in Mongolia, India, and Tibet Autonomous Region, China, including: Mongolia scholarship Zanskar Nunneries, … Read more

Volunteers and Donations — the Merits are Inconcievable

Gaden Relief Projects is looking for volunteers in the Toronto area to assist with all aspects of operating a small registered charity. Currently, we need … Read more