Search Results for "Motivation"

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Just Be Kind! -

Jul 24, 2018

Just be kind! Phakchok Rinpoche observes that as he travels around the world, he finds that many of us have forgotten this basic skill. Basic, simple kindness seems to be disappearing. This simple kindness doesn't belong to any religion or...

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Training in Kindness -

Jun 14, 2019

These days, in a busy and sometimes angry world, we often don’t observe a lot of kindness in our interactions. When we feel this way it can be very helpful to review...

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Offering Water Bowls as Material Offerings -

Jul 7, 2017

Offering water bowls is an easy and pleasurable meritorious activity widely practiced in Tibetan Buddhism. Water's purity gives it great...

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Why Light Offerings? -

May 3, 2016

Why lights?  Isn’t that just a cultural tradition?  What is the benefit of making light offerings?  I’m a modern meditator!  Why should I make butter lamp offerings?  Because we are not accustomed...

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6 Vajra Verses and 3 Points of Practice -

Jul 7, 2014

Dear Friends Near and Far, First of all, on this very auspicious Guru Rinpoche day, I would like to share with you this short video in which I give some advice on how to solve our problems in daily life....

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Message from Bhutan Pilgrimage -

Sep 23, 2015

Dear Friends Near and Far, I apologize for the lateness of this Guru Rinpoche Day email. We have been on a pilgrimage for the past week and have been unable to send...

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Three Chakras (Wheels) -

Jun 21, 2010

Dear All, It is evening here in Boudhanath, Kathmandu and I’m sitting on my bed, drinking tea, and watching the World Cup: the first half of Chile versus Switzerland. Deliciously lost in...

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Change: Why Do We Need to Practice the Four Mind Changings – by Khenpo Gyaltsen -

Jan 27, 2018

Khenpo Gyaltsen recently taught the four mind changings in Sao Paolo, Brasil. In this excerpt from his talk, Khenpo-la explains that first we have to appreciate the need for...

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Meditation and Motivation Training: Be Ready for Anything -

Apr 26, 2017

Part I* — Sat, April 29, 7-9pm Room 2A/2B, 8/F, “The Wave”, 4 Hing Yip Street, Kwun Tong, Hong Kong Part II* — Sun, April 30, 3-5pm Room 3, 8/F, “The Wave”, 4 Hing Yip Street, Kwun Tong, Hong Kong...

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Becoming Fearless -

Nov 2, 2014

Dear Friends Near and Far, This Sunday, I am staying in Cameron, Malaysia and teaching a Mahamudra meditation retreat. I am keeping you all in my heart and holding sincere aspirations for you to practice correctly with pure motivation. We all know...

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