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Life-Release -

Jul 27, 2017

Life-release, or the saving of animals destined for slaughter, is practiced throughout the Buddhist world. All schools of Buddhism encourage followers to not only refrain from harming beings, but also to actively save...

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Can’t I Just Meditate? Why We Need Skillful Means -

Feb 21, 2017

Meditate Using Skillful Means Can’t I just meditate? Do we really need to engage in ritual practice? In these modern times, this question arises frequently. Silent, formless meditation seems to be more...

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Sādhana Practice: The Importance of Ritual -

Feb 2, 2017

Sādhana practice is the essence practice of the Vajrayāna tantras. Many great masters brought us important tantras, but in order to practice them, we use practice manual texts. In Tibetan, we use...

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