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Five Finger Motivation -

Aug 21, 2015

Five Finger Motivation Five finger motivation is a method Phakchok Rinpoche learned from his own meditation teacher, Nyoshül Khenpo Rinpoche. These instructions are therefore very precious.  Such personal advice can really make...

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The King of Samādhi -

Jul 26, 2015

Dear Friends Near and Far, On this Guru Rinpoche Day that marks the anniversary of Guru Rinpoche’s birth, I would like to share some lines from The King of Samādhi Sūtra. The King of Samādhi Sūtra was...

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Parting from the Four Attachments -

Jul 23, 2015

Parting from the Four Attachments. In this clip, Kyabgön Phakchok Rinpoche comments on the 12th century teaching by the great Sakya...

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Reflections Upon Wakening -

Jul 17, 2015

Phakchok Rinpoche shares with us some key reflections to start your day with, their importance and the benefits they will bring to your...

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The Illuminating Sun of Wisdom -

Jun 26, 2015

As Buddhist practitioners, essentially the two qualities we are striving to develop are wisdom and compassion; wisdom and compassion that are as vast and unmovable as the sky, as stable as a mountain, and as bright as the...

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Remember How Lucky You Are -

Mar 29, 2015

Dear Friends Near and Far, 

Happy Guru Rinpoche Day to you all! At the moment I am in Chile and this morning recorded a short video for this month’s email in which I mention three simple points: 

  1. Remember how fortunate we are...

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Quotes from the King of Samādhi Sūtra -

Jan 29, 2015

Dear Friends Near and Far, I hope you are all well wherever you may be. On this precious Guru Rinpoche Day, the first in 2015, I would like to share with you all some quotations from The King of Samadhi...

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The Three Excellences -

Dec 31, 2014

Dear Friends Near and Far, 

This month's Guru Rinpoche Day falls on the Western calendar's New Year's Eve, so happy New Year to you all. I pray that all of your wishes and endeavours in this coming year are fulfilled! 

As we...

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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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Four Points & Dusum Sangye Supplication -

Sep 4, 2014

Dear Friends Near and Far, I hope today’s message finds you all happy and healthy. I am in the car at the moment on the way from New York City to Martha’s Vineyard. There are four points I would like...

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