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The Single Sufficient Remedy

The Single Sufficient Remedy   “In prison Khenpo Munsel Rinpoche taught me this: ‘The extent of your realization will be known when you encounter difficult circumstances. You will not know the extent of your realization when things go well.’ When … Continue reading

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ISLAM AND BUDDHISM :The Costs of “Purification”

At the time when the holy month of Ramadan sets in which should be dedicated to inner recollection, self discipline and purification, true questions could be asked How come that religion leads so many to acts of brutality beyond imagination? … Continue reading

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Nature of Mind

“We can never understand the nature of the mind through intense effort but only by relaxing, just as breaking a wild horse requires that one approach it gently and treat it kindly rather than running after it and trying to … Continue reading

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About Empowerments

Some people have the fortunate karma to receive vajrayana empowerements. Some people have the fortunate karma to grant them Kabgye Penor Rinpoche was and remains a immanent Empowerement into the Nature of Mind for all those who ever came in … Continue reading

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Practical Steps to help with Japan Woes

  Lama Tharchin Rinpoche’s practice advice related to the Tsunami in Japan March 15 2012 In the light of the present disaster in Japan, in all its aspects, particularly nuclear, Lama Tharchin Rinpoche recommends the following prayers and practices: Chatral … Continue reading

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Dzogchen Ponlop “Catch and Release” Blue Airport Shirt

Meditation : Catch and release Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche I once bought a shirt at the airport because I had been traveling a long time and was in need of a change. I found one in a nice deep blue color … Continue reading

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On the Fragility and impermanence of Life – What to Do with It

From Kyabjé Chatral Rinpoche Namo gurubhyah! Precious master of unrepayable kindness, Pema Ledrel Tsal, Remain as the crown ornament on the top of my head, I pray! Grant your blessings so that we may find freedom here and now From … Continue reading

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Another Moving Post from Phakchok Rinpoche

Dear Friends, Near and Far, Greetings to you all from Nagi Gonpa, the nunnery and hermitage nestled in the serene Shivapuri Mountain of the Kathmandu Valley. Presently at Nagi, we have Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche, Tsikey Chokling Rinpoche and Yangsi Tulku … Continue reading

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Lotsāwa School News and Resources for Tibetan Translators in Training I found this marvelous reminder from Gene Smith work ethic which clearly worked to save Tibetan Texts which would otherwise have been utterly lost . In the debates which gravitate … Continue reading

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In Homage to the Karmapa

In response to the temporarily seemingly appearing obstacles, an inspiring invitation to develop heart to heart connections. May the walls of ignorance soon fall for all to be released and recognise the absolute clear nature of mind Karmapa, kadyu,  17th … Continue reading

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