You can be a ‘Friend of Rigul Trust’ and help to raise awareness of our activities and funds and here are a few ideas that we ourselves have used:
Bring and Buy sale; have a sponsored event like a marathon run or skydiving; coffee morning; BBQ; charity dinner at home or in a local restaurant; garden party with cream teas; cake sale; plant sale; garage sale; table top sale; auction; car boot sale; raffle and tombola; spreading the word and distributing our appealing postcard flyers (contact Margaret on Tel 023 8046 2926 or email firstname.lastname@example.org).
There are lots more easy and different ways to support Rigul Trust projects through our website:
Chenrezig the Practice of Compassion
The first publication for the UK charity Rigul Trust is now completed and ON SALE HERE. Its a substantial 160 pages with beautiful illustrations. 100% of the proceeds raised go to Rigul Trust ‘s funding of a school, Medical Clinic and much more in a poor region of Tibet, and support of other education and health projects in Tibetan communities in India.
You can see more from the book here and order your copy
It presents a complete approach for generating and working with loving kindness and compassion in our every day lives, making ourselves, and the world, a better place.
Special thanks to Francois Henrard, whose photos of Rigul, Tibet are amazing; and to Paul O’Connor for the visual delight and quite stunning design and type setting of this book. Thanks also to the kind sponsors of this book.
You will especially like this book on Chenrezig if you are interested in:
Tibetan Buddhist philosophy and practice, Tibetan language, Tibet, Ringu Tulku Rinpoche, Tibetan cultural identity, Buddhist meditation, developing a kind heart, practice of loving kindness, personal development
You can buy a graphic novel book by Ringu Tulku, a charming folk tale from Tibet called ‘The Boy Who Had a Dream’.
A DVD of a Pilgrimage to the Buddhist holy sites of India with Ringu Tulku, produced by his students.
Buddhist Teachings on CD and DVD
Here is the link to ordering the following audio and video Buddhist teachings, all proceeds go to Rigul Trust:
How we spread the word about Rigul Trust…….
You can help with having links from any of your websites, blogspots, raising awareness through email lists that you have access to, support us and spread the word on facebook, we have a Rigul Trust group there. Please link to us at www.rigultrust.org
This PDF leaflet for our Tibetan Children’s Education Appeal gives lots of information on our appeal and includes payment instructions for cheques and standing order mandates. Just download, print, fill in your details and post back to us at the address on the form. You might also like to Gift Aid your donation if you are a UK taxpayer.
So please consider Sponsoring a Tibetan child today and bring a smile and a brighter future to these youngsters.