His Holiness’s six day teaching on the Lam Rim at Lehigh University in 2008 was truly memorable in its depth and extent. More than an oral transmission, His Holiness conveyed the essence of the Lam Rim teachings with his characteristic wisdom and grace. He taught extensively in English with support from his superb translator, Geshe […]
Gyumed Khesur Rinpoche Lobsang Jampa. Edited by Dr. Lorne Ladner. The Easy Path: Illuminating the First Panchen Lama’s Secret Instructions. Wisdom Publications: 2013. This excellent book is based on a teaching given by Gyumed Khensur Rinpoche Lobsang Jampa at the Guhyasamaja Center in Virginia over the course of several weeks. Khensur Rinpoche served as the Center’s resident […]
With Hurricane Sandy, the Mayan Doomsday, the spate of horrific shootings, the economic woes, and the fiscal cliff, many of us feel anxious and think the world is against us. Survival instincts may cause us to withdraw into our emotional bunkers and shut out those around us. This is not a healthy way to live. […]
Carefully selected quotes from the Lam Rim texts that His Holiness will be using for his upcoming teaching in India, all available courtesy of the Janghup Lamrim teachings organizing committee. Sign up for daily quotes. Translations of several texts are available as well on the website.
According to the official website, His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama will bestow teachings on 18 Treatises on the Stages of the Path to Enlightenment – Jangchup Lamrim. These rare and precious teachings, requested by His Eminence Ling Rinpoche, will take place at Gaden, Drepung and Sera, the three great Tibetan Monastic Universities. This series […]
…once you have received the teachings, you have to take the medicine; you have to meditate and practice. If you understand the teachings but do not put them into practice through meditation, then you cannot gain direct realization. It is direct experiential realization that actually eliminates the mental afflictions. So if you do not actually […]