Compassion

Four Qualities of Compassion + Video -

Jun 8, 2014

Dear Friends Near and Far, These days we often mistake what it’s meant to be a dharma practitioner. The heart of the buddhadharma is to tame one’s own mind, so a dharma practitioner is someone who is able to do...

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Sunshine -

Mar 11, 2014

Dear Friends Near and Far, I have been thinking of all of you, my dharma brothers and sisters. In our lives, we need the spiritual path, meaning we need to practice. So please, be happy in whatever it is that...

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Padmasambhava comes to Tibet -

Jan 10, 2014

Dear Friends Near and Far, On this Guru Rinpoche Day I would like to share three short points: Our routine is extremely important. In terms of practice, this means keeping a daily routine of practice. This is the first point....

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Four Simple and Practical Points -

Nov 12, 2013

Dear Friends Near and Far, With warm greetings to you all this wonderful Guru Rinpoche Day of the ninth Tibetan month, today I would like to share four simple and practical points:...

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Motivation, Mindfulness and Discipline -

Oct 14, 2013

Dear Friends Near and Far, I hope you are all well. I am writing to you today (one day late) from Hong Kong where I have been teaching and holding several pujas....

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The Twelve Links of Dependent Arising -

Apr 20, 2013

Dear Friends Near and Far: I hope you've all been well and that your dharma practice is flourishing. On 10th April, here at our main monastery in Boudhanath, Kathmandu Chokling Rinpoche kindly began bestowing upon us the empowerments and oral transmissions...

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Are You on the True Path? -

Feb 20, 2013

Dear Friends Near and Far: I hope you've all been happy and healthy. I'm well and at the moment in Kathmandu performing the annual Tsekar or White Amitayus (Buddha of Longevity) Drupchen, a nine day puja based on a collection of...

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Pith Instructions -

Dec 22, 2012

Dear Friends Near and Far: I hope you have all been happy and healthy. I am now back in my hometown in Boudhanath, Nepal. I am going to say few things candidly...

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Keys to Happiness -

Nov 6, 2012

Dear Friends Near and Far, Greetings to you all on this Guru Rinpoche Day. I hope you’ve all been healthy and happy. We all want to be happy. This is our fundamental...

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Ego -

Sep 25, 2012

Dear Friends Near and Far: I hope you have all been happy and healthy. I am in Guadalajara, Mexico preparing for today's Guru Rinpoche Day's feast offering. I am going to keep each and everyone of you in my mind...

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