May the Year of the Wood Horse 2014/2041 be filled with Dharma study, the bliss of meditation, and lots of virtue! This year Losar falls on Saturday, March 1st. To learn more about how to celebrate Losar, check out this terrific website about Tibetan culture. Hint: if you’re reading this the night before Losar, you […]
བརྡ་དབྱངས། (pronounced something like “da chang”) of course. Here’s a terrific website for learning Tibetan – the primary audience is Tibetan educators and students. It has a English – Tibetan dictionary, grammar book, unicode font and keyboard, and many more resources. And one more question, how do you say about memory card? དྲན་ཤོག (tren shok).
Teachings and Yamantaka Empowerment with His Eminence Garchen Rinpoche Dates: April 12 and 13, 2014 Location: NRECA, 4301 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, VA, 22203 Organizer: Drikung Dharma Surya Center For the complete schedule and online registration, please visit the event organizer’s website. (Note: this special event listing is shared as a courtesy to our local Dharma […]
The Buddha taught that all negative karma can be purified. Purification is a crucial part of our spiritual practice, and it’s a powerful way to find relief from the heavy burden of the past. It helps close the door to the lower realms. Based on teachings given by Gyumed Kensur Rinpoche Losang Jampa and Lama […]
(source: Drikung Dharma Surya Center) White Dzambhala is the manifestation of Avalokitesvara Bodhisattva and the embodiment of the perfect generosity of all buddhas and bodhisattvas of the past, present and future. White Dzambhala practice can create the causes and conditions which lead to the cessation of material suffering, the generation of wealth and prosperity, the […]
The whole world is burning. The whole world is in flames. The whole world is blazing. The whole world shakes. But the Buddha taught me the unshakable Way. Ordinary people don’t practice it, and there is nothing to which you can compare it. When I heard his words I lived in the joy of the […]
His Holiness will give a talk “Beyond Religion: Ethics for the Whole World” on Friday morning March 7, 2014 at the Washington National Cathedral. Tickets range from $40 to $55. Washington National Cathedral website