Devotion

Practicing Mahāmudrā Requires the Desire to Change -

Nov 10, 2016

Here he reminds us that if we remember the goal of our practice, we should achieve the goal. And genuine compassion and devotion can bring us rapid...

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The Great Accomplishment of Guru Padmasambhava -

Aug 13, 2016

Dear Friends Near and Far, Happy Guru Rinpoche Day to all of you! Right now I am in Bhumthang, Bhutan at the great Gyalwa Longchenpa’s seat in Tharpaling. Today, we are just...

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The Benefits of Sadhana Practice -

Sep 22, 2015

In this audio clip from February 2015 in Nepal, a student asks Phakchok Rinpoche about the benefits of practicing according to this type of ritual...

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Motivation, Aspiration, Devotion -

Apr 23, 2015

In this video teaching, Phakchok Rinpoche shares with us the importance and relationship between motivation, aspiration and...

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Keeping up the Practice -

Dec 1, 2014

Dear Friends Near and Far, On this Guru Rinpoche day, I would like to first share with all of you that I think it is very important to have a balance of dharma practice. We must consider our lack of practice,...

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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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The Prayer in Seven Chapters to Padmakara -

Oct 24, 2012

Dear Friends Near and Far: I hope you have all been happy and healthy. I am in Arhus, Denmark at our meditation center and all is well here. For today's Guru Rinpoche Day, I would like to share with you...

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Calling the Guru From Afar -

Sep 7, 2011

Dear Dharma Brothers and Sisters, I hope you have all been happy and healthy. Here in the Kathmandu Valley, it has been a day of prayers and longing for a Great Nyingma...

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