Discovering Buddhism: Death and Rebirth Class 2

In this session, we focused our attention on two topics: impermanence and the 12 links of dependent origination. A good understanding of both topics provides the foundation necessary for meditating on death and rebirth.  The Buddha taught, “It is unsure whether tomorrow or the next life will come first. Therefore, [since tomorrow is very indefinite], […]

Khensur Rinpoche Losang Jampa: Guru puja commentary resumes

Gyumed Khensur Rinpoche Losang Jampa (Do Ngak Khunphen Ling, Redding, CT) has resumed his commentary on the Guru puja. He is teaching from his home in San Jose, CA. Recordings of his teachings are available on YouTube. Please subscribe to Tashi Tashi for updates to Rinpoche’s classes. Lama Chopa class 7  May 13, 2018 Lama […]

Discovering Buddhism: Spiritual Teacher Class 2

In this class, we covered three main topics: the qualities of the student, the benefits of correct devotion to the spiritual teacher, and the disadvantages of not devoting oneself correctly to the spiritual teacher. We discussed these topics based on Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s teachings in The Heart of the Path. Qualities of the student — […]