Introducing Samye Institute's Vajrayana Membership

Impermanence

Preparing to Die, Learning to Live

In “Preparing to Die, Learning to Live,” Tulku Migmar discusses how preparing to die is fundamentally about how we live. When we live with aims

Busy Laziness

Busy Laziness

These days we are all so busy that we often don’t take time to consider how constant doing affects our minds. And we might be

Renunciation

Renunciation: Wake-up Call

If we are serious about the Buddhist path, then we can and should reflect on the fundamentals.  Here, Phakchok Rinpoche reminds us to reflect on

Trusting Karma

Trusting Karma

Trusting karma is something that many of us struggle with in our practice. But are we clear about what karma really means? Here, Phakchok Rinpoche

Guru Devotion in Vajrayāna

Guru Devotion is the key to Vajrayāna practice, Phakchok Rinpoche explains.  When we practice this tradition, we see the guru as the Buddha.  This contrasts

Letter from My Guru

I would like to share this message with you all for today’s Guru Rinpoche Day: My son, you need to understand the dharma that I