Seven precious objects of a wheel turning king


The long mandala offering includes the seven precious objects of a Chakravartin King. In the Mahayanasutralamkara, Maitreya relates each of the seven branches of enlightenment to a corresponding possession of a King. Keeping these analogies in mind while doing the long mandala offering makes the practice more meaningful. Lama Zopa Rinpooche gave a detailed explanation of the […]

Lam Rim Chenmo Teachings by Ven. Choden Rinpoche


Here are the links to beautiful, extensive teachings on the lam rim by Ven. Choden Rinpoche. Land of Medicine Buddha videos from 2007: Lam rim chenmo Land of Medicine Buddha videos from 2004: https://vimeo.com/album/4168999 Land of Medicine Buddha videos from 2005: https://vimeo.com/album/4185187 Land of Medicine Buddha audio recordings from 2001, 2002: http://lamrim.com/lamrim/ For Ven. Choden Rinpoche’s short biography, visit http://lamrim.com/lamrim/ […]

Uttaratantra Teaching on YouTube: Gyumed Khensur Lobsang Jampa Rinpoche


Buddha is without beginning, middle, or end. He is peace itself, fully self-awakened and self-expanded in buddhahood. Having reached this state, he shows the indestructible, permanent path so that those who have no realization may realize. Wielding the supreme sword and vajra of knowledge and compassionate love, he cuts the seedling of suffering and destroys […]

Gyumed Khensur Rinpoche Losang Jampa Song of Four Mindfulnesses July 15 – 17 2016


WHEN: Friday, July 15th, through Sunday, July 17th, 2016; • Friday, July 15th, 2016, 7:00 – 9:00 PM • Saturday and Sunday, July 16th – 17th, 2016, 10:30 AM – 4:30 PM (lunch on your own from 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM) WHERE: The Guhyasamaja Center, Professional Center of Fairfax Building, 10875 Main Street, Unit 108, Fairfax, […]

Gyumed Khensur Rinpoche Teachings on Shantideva


Gyumed Khensur Rinpoche Losang Jampa will resume his commentary on Shantidev’a Guide to the Bodhisattva’s Way of Life and Buddhist tents from his home in sunny California. Shantideva Sundays: October 4, 11, 18, 25 Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm eastern standard time (3:00 pm – 5:00 pacific time) The teaching will be streamed live here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g9flUP_BfgU Tenets […]

Prepare for His Holiness Teachings in NYC with Professor Bob Thurman


Professor Robert Thurman gave a series of informative, thought provoking, and even entertaining classes on Je Tsong Khapa’s masterpiece the Essence of True Eloquence at Tibet House in New York City. The classes are available online. His Holiness will be giving a commentary on the text during his sold-out teachings at the Beacon Theater November […]