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Events and Courses: A Concise Intro to Classical Indian Philosophy

  Introduction to Classical Indian Philosophies: An Orientation for Students of Vajrayāna and Mahāyāna Buddhism Presented by David Mellins, PhD Thursdays, 7 – 8:30pm April 9, 16, 23, 30, May…

Blog: The Company You Keep

…is considered not that good in Tibetan culture, as well as from the Buddhist background. In Buddhism that is considered very important. It is not the alcohol itself, but the…

Events and Courses: A Concise Intro to Classical Indian Philosophy

  Introduction to Classical Indian Philosophies: An Orientation for Students of Vajrayāna and Mahāyāna Buddhism Presented by David Mellins, PhD Thursdays, 7 – 8:30pm April 9, 16, 23, 30, May…

Events and Courses: Earth Day Day Two – Environmental Awareness & Compassionate Action – Demo Rinpoche

…as individuals make a meaningful difference, and how can we keep a healthy perspective and avoid feeling paralyzed by feelings of anxiety and helplessness? Buddhism has always emphasized the interdependence…

Blog: The Brahmin Student from Jataka Tales

Among the mental faculties as part of your mind, there are two roots for virtuous minds. These are in Tibetan ngo tsa she pa and trel yö pa. [The first]…

Blog: Lesson 1: Eight Verses of Mind Training

In this lesson Gelek Rimpoche discusses his connections to Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche and their connection to the establishment of Buddhism in America. Rinpoche also gives an overview of lojong or…

Events and Courses: Ganden Lha Gyema – 2020

The Ganden Lha Gyema is one of the most popular practices in the Tsongkhapa tradition. Ganden Lha Gyema is an easy, foundational practice that includes the basic teachings of Buddhism….

Events and Courses: Taking Weaknesses as Strengths

TAKING WEAKNESSES AS STRENGTHS with Glenn Mullin The Indo-Tibetan tradition of Lojong, or “mind transformation,” is a basic foundation in all schools of Central Asian Buddhism, from Bhutan and Ladakh…

On Demand Audio: Understanding the Two Truths

…Jewel Heart in Ann Arbor, MI on September 15 and 16, 2012. In Buddhism, existence can be understood as both relative and absolute. The relative truth is how we usually…

Blog: We Continue

After being taught by some of the greatest teachers in Tibet, fleeing into India having memorized some of the most important works of Tibetan culture and Buddhist writing, through many…

Blog: Gain A Little Control Of Your Mind

…through with my future life. You will be the one going through your own future life. So that’s why the benefit of doubt must be given. As a Tibetan Buddhist…

Blog: Lesson 14 – Foundation of All Perfections

…people, Buddhist or non-Buddhist. And when we act out of love and compassion rather than negative emotions, the possibility of causing harm is greatly reduced. Dharma in Tibetan is Ch,…

Events and Courses: H.E. Dagyab Rinpoche Public Teaching New York

…1964 to 1966, he directed Tibet House in New Delhi, an internationally recognized institute for the preservation and support of Tibetan culture. E. Dagyab Rinpoche came to Germany in 1966…

Events and Courses: Green Tara – Lesson 1

Rimpoche introduces Tara, and specifically the 21 Praises of Green Tara, as a time-honored practice used by generations of Tibetan monks as well as lay people of all social classes….

Blog: Following A Tradition With A Lineage And 29th Day Soup

…you can make hodge-podge out of everything. In the Tibetan culture we have something interesting. It takes place two days before New Year. We make soup that is a mixture…