Understanding mind

The Importance of Sincerity on the Path -

Feb 13, 2016

Sincerity on the Path: Knowing What We Need to Transform Phakchok Rinpoche here discusses the importance of knowing our own minds. We need to know what we have to transform–only then we...

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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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Knowing Dharma is Nothing: Doing Dharma is Something -

Nov 10, 2015

Mind Creates Experience In this audio clip from a talk at Rangjung Yeshe Gomde Cooperstown in August 2015, Kyabön Phakchok Rinpoche describes how our mind creates our experience. Rinpoche explains that because...

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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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Changing Perception -

Apr 29, 2015

Phakchok Rinpoche relects upon his visit to Earthfire Wildlife Sanctuary and how it changed his perception of...

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The Difference Between Mind and Wisdom -

Oct 17, 2010

Dear Everyone, Today I thought I’d answer a question that I get asked quite frequently by students: the difference between the mind section and the wisdom section. In the mind section, the...

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Motivation, Meditation and Mind -

Sep 17, 2010

Good Morning, Good Afternoon, and Good Evening, Wherever you all are, I hope that you have all been well and happy. And now here is my friendly reminder on this Guru Rinpoche...

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