practice advice

No Excuses -

Oct 22, 2015

Dear Friends Near and Far, Happy Guru Rinpoche Day. I am back again to remind all of my dharma brothers, sisters, and friends that life is short and sometimes challenging, so please...

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Mind is the Key: Dharma Versus Non-Dharma -

Oct 21, 2015

Understanding Mind: Key to All Phakchok Rinpoche reminds us again and again to remember one crucial point; our mind is the key thing we need to understand. In these short audio clips...

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It is Easy to Awaken. What Does Awakening Bring? -

Oct 9, 2015

Awakening is Possible In these two brief audio files from early 2015, Phakchok Rinpoche addresses questions that many practitioners have about their path and practice. These common doubts can create confusion about...

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Becoming an Authentic Practitioner. -

Sep 29, 2015

In this audio clip from an extended Question and Answer session in February, 2015 in Nepal, Rinpoche responds to a question that many of us often pose. How do we become authentic...

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Kalpas Of Merit In One Moment -

Sep 16, 2015

Seeing Mind Nature In this audio clip, Phakchok Rinpoche assures us that enlightenment is possible. Actually, there is a thin line dividing buddhas and sentient beings. So, the difference between buddha and...

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Practice Challenges Advice -

Sep 16, 2015

Practice Challenges and Difficulties Practice challenges arise for all of us.  And we all face difficulties in managing our lives and practice.  Phakchok Rinpoche regularly encourages his students from all around the...

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Interview with Phakchok Rinpoche: Sādhana Ritual and the Vajrayana Path. -

Sep 8, 2015

In this interview, Rinpoche shares the importance of Sādhana Ritual as the key method to bring about wisdom on the path of Vajrayana. Rinpoche la, We are now in the 6th year...

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How to be Like a Lion, Not Like a Dog -

Aug 15, 2015

What does it mean to be weak? What does it mean to be like a lion instead of a dog? How do we learn to look at our mind, our...

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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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How and Why to Develop Certainty -

Jun 22, 2015

Phakchok Rinpoche shares advice on how to develop certainty in our practice and reminds us how advises on how to practice in a truly authentic...

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