This website offers information about Venerable Amy Miller (Lobsang Chodren), a Buddhist nun in the Tibetan tradition. Venerable Amy teaches and leads retreats and pilgrimages around the world.                              

Upcoming Programs:


The 2018 Lawudo Pilgrimage and Retreat is now full. If you are interested in joining the waitlist, please contact lawudopilgrimage@gmail.com. Due to the incredible interest we received about this journey, there is a strong possibility Ven. Amy will lead another one in October 2020.

New York
August: A variety of programs and meditations at Shantideva Center.

August: Teachings on karma at Chenrezig Tibetan Buddhist Center.

Philadelphia (Swarthmore)
Last Philadelphia area program of 2018

September 11: Teachings on the Heart Sutra

October 5 – 22: Lawudo Pilgrimage and Retreat, Solu Khumbu (Mount Everest region)

Have you ever had the wish to trek in Nepal or visit pilgrimage sites in the Kathmandu Valley? I am planning to lead  a most worthwhile journey including a 3-day meditation retreat at Lawudo (see Lawudo.com) in the Solu Khumbu (Mt. Everest) region of Nepal.

New York
New Year’s Weekend (December 28, 2018 – January 1, 2019): Special Programs to ring in the New Year!

More on Lawudo Pilgrimage below:

Click here for detailed itinerary and registration information.

Please enjoy the slideshow below to get a taste of this special experience.

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Buddhism in a Nutshell new e-book available at http://shop.fpmt.org/Buddhism-in-a-Nutshell-eBook_p_2615.html Also included is a free code for the FPMT Online Learning Center course that contains downloadable audio files of the course as taught by Ven. Amy Miller.

Are you looking for a general overview of the Buddhist path in the Tibetan tradition? Have a look at Buddhism in a Nutshell, an FPMT* publication co-authored by Lama Thubten Yeshe, Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche and Venerable Amy Miller. This book includes an 11-hour audio CD of Venerable Amy teaching this course that is part of the FPMT online learning center.

You can order the book here and the online course here.

Buddhism in a Nutshell

Buddhism in a Nutshell


*Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition


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