Inspiration

Supplication -

Jan 18, 2019

Supplication: The Real Meaning Supplication is a key element of Tibetan Buddhist Vajrayana practice. We’ve heard this over and over again, but what does it really mean? Phakchok Rinpoche  frequently explains that...

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Inspiration for Our Meditation Training -

Sep 22, 2017

Inspiration for our meditation training is a boost for our practice. We love to think we can be independent and do everything by ourselves, but is that really realistic? Do we have a good track...

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Three Things -

Jun 14, 2016

Dear Friends Near and Far, Happy Guru Rinpoche Day to all of you. I am going to take this opportunity to remind all of my Dharma brothers and sisters who are on...

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Faith and the Mind -

Dec 29, 2015

Faith and the Mind: Important Connection Phakchok Rinpoche responds here to a student question —What is the relationship between faith and the mind? Mind As Base Rinpoche explains that the mind is...

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Obstacles and Unsteadiness as Aspirations and Spiritual Fuel -

Dec 22, 2015

Obstacles and Unsteadiness Kyabgön Phakchok Rinpoche advises us how not to be shaken by obstacles. In this video teaching filmed in summer 2013 at Rangjung Yeshe Gomde Cooperstown, he warns of letting...

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Nature of the Mind -

Jul 29, 2012

Dear Friends Near and Far, I hope you have all been happy and healthy. I am keeeping well and writing to you all from Cooperstown, Upstate NY. I am here at our retreat center leading a retreat and we just...

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The Confession of Negative Actions -

Jun 13, 2008

Dear all near and far, I hope every one of you is well and happy. It has already been a month since I wrote to you last on Guru Rinpoche’s Day. And...

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