His Holiness: live webcast Sept 24 – 26 2014


The 2014 South East Asia teaching takes place from September 24 – 26, 2014 in Dharamsala, India. His Holiness will give teachings on Shantideva’s Guide to a Bodhisattva’s Way of Life. The teachings are available via live webcast from 8:00 am to noon India time (10:30 pm – 2:30 am U.S. EST).

Protect the Planet: recycle plastic bags


In the spirit of protecting the planet and all of our fellow earthlings, I thought I’d share this link to the PlasticFilmRecycling website. In addition to plastic grocery bags, a wide variety of plastic packaging can be recycled but some has to be taken  to a designated drop-off location (e.g., many grocery stores).  Examples of […]

Kadampa Precepts: Omniscience


Omniscience is founded on merit and wisdom. Merit and wisdom are founded on bodhi-mind. Bodhi-mind is founded on love and compassion. The precepts of all these are founded on six transcendences. Kadam Thorbu, a collection of precepts by Tsunba Jegom ~ Geshe Wangyal. “The Door Of Liberation: essential teachings of the Tibetan Buddhist tradition”