Flying Vajra Yogini

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I have a wonderful Lady Student named Datuk May. She is a kind and warm person. Very helpful and very devoted.

When I opened my Kathmandu Tsem Ladrang last year in Nepal, Datuk May presented me with this SPECTACULAR FLYING VAJRA YOGINI. It was a house warming gift. Well the gift was special, but her warm heart was really the gift. I enjoy working with Datuk May as she is one of the Liaisons here.

This image is 27 inches high by 22 inches in width. It is a very rare form of Vajra Yogini where She’s in the pose of FLYING OVER SAMSARA TOWARDS MAHAMUDRA EMPTINESS.

I have Her here with me and I so much love this flying Vajra Yogini.

Now I have posted Her up here so everyone may have blessed audience with the Lady Vajra Yogini.

May Datuk and all of us fly to Mahamudra.

Much Humility and thanks,

Tsem Rinpoche

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  1. Janice on Jun 12, 2014 at 10:28 am

    Wow. Thank you for sharing Rinpoche. Its v Beautiful. Im v lucky to have a post card (previous Kechara prints) of a flying Vajrayogini which i framed and its on the side table in my office. Everyone who sees the image is immediately mesmerised by it and will continously gaze at it. Strange is no one asks any questions but continue to gaze at it all the time. May we always be blessed by Vajrayogini’s image.

  2. Wei Theng on Sep 12, 2013 at 4:32 pm

    Thank you Rinpoche. This is a very beautiful flying Vajra Yogini. It is so serene and peace looking at her.
    Datuk May also shows us a very good example of a devoted student that always keep Rinpoche’s interest at her heart.

  3. Sock Wan on May 20, 2012 at 1:28 am

    Wow, this is a really beautiful Vajra Yogini satatue. She looks so compassionate.

    Datuk May is a very devoted and generous. She has sponsored a lot of project in Kechara, without her we wouldn’t have a nice Gompa now where we are able to learn Dharma in a very comfortable environment.

    Thank you Rinpoche for sharing the rare Vajra Yogini with us and thank you Datuk May for making things available for us.

  4. Sarah on Feb 10, 2011 at 7:49 pm

    ahh so beautiful! I’m going to save this picture into my computer. Next time if i hear anyone say VY looks scary I’ll show them this picture haha! Bet they’d change their mind quickly =)

  5. patsy on Jan 4, 2011 at 12:46 pm

    This is a very beautiful Flying Vajrayogini!!! May we be blessed by Her Presence and may we ascend to HER paradise!!!

  6. Shelly tai on Jan 2, 2011 at 1:40 pm

    What a beautiful statute ,this is my first time
    See this form of vajrayogini I m amaze.

  7. Knut Eggers on Oct 3, 2010 at 12:29 am

    Dearest Tsem Tulku,
    thank you very much for posting so many different pictures of Yadjra Yoghini. I love that to see all her aspects and she means so much to me as my own future wife. How could I have ever been without her? What a stae of poverty, as she always was the missing part to my puzzle of fulfillment.
    Since I met you you were the most precious and secret teacher to me, you really brought me to the deep mysteries. How can I ever give this back to me?
    I owe you the center place in my heart. I dedicate my future vegan path especially to your satisfaction with me. Love, Knut <3

  8. Anila on Sep 26, 2010 at 4:18 pm

    What Rinpoche said about this form of Flying Vajrayogini being rare is true. In my 17 years hanging around with Rinpoche I have not seen a Flying Vajra yogini in statue or picture form. The first time I saw it was a framed picture hung up in the corridor leading to Dzambala Chapel in KH2. The only ones we see are the common ones standing up and stepping on the red Kalarati and black bhairava with her feet. And her hands holding hook knife, skull cup and khatvanga and looking up towards the sky. If I am not in Vajrayana buddhism and have understood the deeper meaning. I would freak out and say it is obscene. So will the other ignorant people out there.

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  10. Koh Hee Peng on Jul 29, 2010 at 11:16 pm

    “His omnicient wisdom mind encompasses all that is existent;
    His voice is profound teaching, which ornaments the ear of the fortunate pupil;
    His body’s beautiful radiance evokes wondrous admiration;
    To Lama Tsongkhapa whom merely viewing, or contemplating, earns one great merit. I make prostration. – Gaden Lhagyama (
    It is so true in applying the above prayer to Mother Vajrayogini. We are all so blessed to be able to see the picture of Mother Vajrayogini, whose statue has been blessed by Rinpoche.
    Thank you Rinpoche. Thank you so much.
    Note: Earlier on Rinpoche has given dharma teaching on on how Lord Tsongkhapa transform into Mother Vajrayogini. The video of the teaching can be found in the following doclink:-
    The above teaching can also be found in the comments section by David Lai and Paris in the blog “Starting On Vajra Yogini Now”
    In the blog “Starting On Vajra Yogini Now”, Rinpoche has laid down the steps-by-steps method for one to get ready him/herself prior to receiving the Mother Vajrayogini initiation in the future.
    The vivid description of Mother Vajrayogini can be found in the videos in the following doclink:-
    Tsem Tulku Rinpoche explains Vajrayogini (Part 1)
    Tsem Tulku Rinpoche explains Vajrayogini (Part 2)
    Tsem Tulku Rinpoche explains Vajrayogini (Part 3)

  11. Koh Hee Peng on Jul 29, 2010 at 4:33 pm

    Thank you Rinpoche for giving us the opportunity to be blessed by this flying Vajra Yogini. Thank you.

  12. Andrew James Boon on Jul 10, 2010 at 10:37 pm

    What an incredibly beautiful statue indeed! Thank you Rinpoche for continually sharing with us what seems to be but a simple blog. Let us be reminded though that it is not merely a simple posting as surely Rinpoche has much better use of his time if it were. EVERYTHING Rinpoche does has a higher purpose and I trust this implicitely!
    I feel this is put here specifically, in all humility to teach us the wisdom of compassion and the act of appreciation and even on one hand the incredible generosity and devotion of a student to his/her guru. And also very simply to again share what Rinpoche has with us. How else would we be able to even chance upon such a countenance of this remarkable statue? I have not, have you? And for that I am truly thankful for this ‘mere’ post.

  13. Elena on Jul 8, 2010 at 2:32 am

    The flying Vajrayogini reminds me of when my mother was in Nepal and Rinpoche was here in Malaysia. My mother came across a flying Vajrayogini statue but wasn’t able to invite her home in time, and Rinpoche was very disappointed. Ever since then, I’m reminded of that incident every time I see a flying Vajrayogini because my mum was quite cross with herself for disappointing Rinpoche, and I remember Rinpoche saying statues of this form are quite rare.
    But this! THIS statue IS very beautiful! And so incredibly fragile as well, that Su Ming had to carry her home by hand. She looks like she’s been plucked right out of one of the chapels in Nepal, and set into the rest of the carving!

  14. Beng Kooi on Jul 6, 2010 at 9:55 am

    Datuk offered this Flying Yogini to Rinpoche shortly after our pilgrimage to Nepal in 2008. A few of us were invited to extend our stay by a few days/weeks/months as Rinpoche had wanted to spend more time in Nepal doing retreat and pujas.
    We found this Flying Yogini in a store in Durbar Marg, and Rinpoche commented it was the best image of Vajrayogini that he had EVER seen. And Datuk, the generous and kind lady that she is, offered it to Rinpoche that evening itself.
    We had already seen images of flying Vajrayogini during our pilgramage, specifically at the chapels in patan and Vijaswari. And I have always liked this particular form of Vajrayogini the best, probably because my first ever gift from Rinpoche was a Nepalese-made pendant of flying Vajrayogini! I loved that pendant from the moment I saw it – I don’t know why exactly, but I felt that she could take me to a special place very quickly.

  15. kyy on Jul 2, 2010 at 4:39 pm

    yes, i like this flying VY very much. Vajrayogini is a very special femala deity, she is beautiful and unique. Everytime when i saw this statue, i always make a prayer, may i get one!!hehe…The dream can come true one day, i believe.

  16. Shin on Mar 15, 2010 at 2:08 pm

    This is the MOST beautiful flying Vajrayogini I’ve ever seen!!!!

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    2 months ago
    HH the Dalai Lama prays with HH Trijang Rinpoche and HH Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche. Such a beautiful video of His Holiness Dalai Lama, His Holiness Kyabje Trijang Rinpoche and His Holiness Dilgo Kyentse Rinpoche (Very exalted high Nyingma lama) are all praying together. In the background you see a young Kyabje Lati Rinpoche too. So beautiful. This is how it was before the ban. All the sects and high lamas were superbly harmonious. After the Dorje Shugden ban things changed for the worse. May the ban be released soon. Tsem Rinpoche
  • Nice Dorje Shugden rock painting
    3 months ago
    Nice Dorje Shugden rock painting
  • His Holiness Kyabje Zong Rinpoche teaches the truth of life and our impeding death.
    3 months ago
    His Holiness Kyabje Zong Rinpoche teaches the truth of life and our impeding death.
  • A kind message from Mr. Tsering Wangchuk to me. Thank you so much. Tsem Rinpoche
    3 months ago
    A kind message from Mr. Tsering Wangchuk to me. Thank you so much. Tsem Rinpoche
  • Mr Chatreng Yeshe's message to me (Part 1)
    3 months ago
    Mr Chatreng Yeshe's message to me (Part 1)
  • Mr Chatreng Yeshe's message to me (Part 2)
    3 months ago
    Mr Chatreng Yeshe's message to me (Part 2)
  • His Holiness Trijang Rinpoche accepts Long Life puja
    4 months ago
    His Holiness Trijang Rinpoche accepts Long Life puja
  • Dorje Shugden/Kache Marpo makes offerings to Tsem Rinpoche
    5 months ago
    Dorje Shugden/Kache Marpo makes offerings to Tsem Rinpoche
  • My good friend Justin Ripley
    5 months ago
    My good friend Justin Ripley
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    6 months ago
    I requested Choji Lah to do a trusol, rabney and soongdroop for our large DS and Buddha. In this video, he is performing trusol which is ritually 'bathing' the environment and blessing all those who come to visit our Wisdom Hall and Dorje Shugden. Tsem Rinpoche
  • Bigfoot arrives!!!
    6 months ago
    Bigfoot arrives!!!
    Tsem Rinpoche is an avid follower of the paranormal such as bigfoots. For more interesting writings and posts on the subject, please go to
  • Mumu Loves Snack!
    6 months ago
    Mumu Loves Snack!
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    6 months ago
    For H.E. Tsem Tulku Rinpoche, a blog post is not just a blog post but Dharma work that generates merits which should be dedicated. Click here to find out what blog post Rinpoche was dedicating the merits for when he recited this prayer: ~Ani Lobsang Pema
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    6 months ago
    Panchen Lama in Beijing on CCTV - China's official news. The respect and position they give His Holiness Panchen Lama is great.
  • Magical fish tank with Buddha statue
    6 months ago
    Magical fish tank with Buddha statue


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13 hours ago
Pat is always so kind and she was volunteered to help us with the preparations of set up for Halloween event. A very big Thank You to Pat. Victoria KSDS
13 hours ago
The kids of group teens were volunteer themselves to help us and enjoyed baking at sponsor's house. Victoria KSDS
13 hours ago
Guess what were they doing? Teacher Kien was webbing the web effects at Tara Walk. Victoria KSDS
13 hours ago
Behind the scene of KSDS Halloween workmanship hard work for decorations. Victoria KSDS
13 hours ago
An Sutra Story groups from KSDS were ready for the performance cum Graduation 2015. Victoria KSDS
14 hours ago
10 hours of tormas making for pujas today by team. By Puja House 28 November'15
16 hours ago
Medicine Buddha puja is one of the most popular puja ordered by sponsors to heal their beloved. By Puja House 28 November'15
17 hours ago
Dorje Shugden Puja conducted today for Sponsor to clear the obstacles that might arise for her medical treatment. By Puja House 28 November'15
24 hours ago
28 November 15 If you think you are poor, if you think life is unfair to you, if you always lament at your own misery, think again. Picture: Batri the Kathmandu Rickshaw Wallah, his wife, 2 teenage sons and 2 young daughters, total 6 persons, are staying in this room, 3 on bed and 3 on floor. - Pastor Antoinette
24 hours ago
Preparation for the wedding function at Kechara Oasis Viva Home outlet. Guat Hee
24 hours ago
KSDS- We are ready for our very first concert
KSDS Graduation & Concert - Listen team, briefing time. Lin Mun KSDS
KSDS Graduation & Concert- Visual and graphic team. Lin Mun KSDS
KSDS Graduation & Concert- our MCs did a good job. Lin Mun KSDS
KSDS Graduation - I got my certificate
KSDS Graduation and Concert - Getting ready to perform
28 November 2015 When in need of wisdom and understanding one can count on the blessings of Buddha Tsongkapa. Timeless and Sacred!
Nice weather and fresh air in the morning in Kechara Forest Retreat. :) Wahying
Young Adults of Kechara (YAKS) is doing some farming at Kechara Forest Retreat. Wahying
2 days ago
Dorje Shugden Puja at Kechara House Penang. Pastor Patsy
2 days ago
Urgent Menlha conducted today for Sponsor's beloved who are ill. By puja House 27 November'15
2 days ago
Gossip Cutting Puja conducted today. 27 November'15
2 days ago
Every day Kent Kok will check and Repair Gompa facilities. By Puja House 28 November'15
2 days ago
On June 14, 2015 Kechara marked another milestone with the opening of Kechara House Penang. Located in the northern island state of Penang, the opening of Kechara House Penang is the result of many years of hard work by my student Pastor Patsy Gooi. H.E. the 25th Tsem Rinpoche - Pastor Antoinette
2 days ago
This is a campaign that aims to raise funds for food for the rescued birds in the aviary of Kechara Forest Retreat. Please help us to take care of the birds nobody wanted. - Pastor Antoinette





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