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Ten Innermost Jewels of Kadampa Geshes

In short, the impermanence and death will come soon. Now is the time to give up this life. Due to the compassion of the Guru and my own virtue, may I be able to give up the work of this life. Lama Zopa Rinpoche Ten Innermost Jewels of Kadampa Geshes By Lama Zopa Rinpoche Lama Zopa Rinpoche suggests…

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On Morality—A Talk to the Monks

By living in the vow you not only take responsibility for your ultimate happiness, liberation, enlightenment. By living in the vow you also gain so much day-to-day happiness and inner peace of mind. Lama Zopa Rinpoche On Morality—A Talk to the Monks by Lama Zopa Rinpoche The very first thing, the foundation, is always to put effort toward…

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Essential Things to Keep in Mind

The presence of Sangha preserves the lineage of the Buddha’s teaching and establishes the cause for others to have a precious human rebirth in the future. This is a great responsibility for the Sangha. Lama Zopa Rinpoche Essential Things to Keep in Mind By Lama Zopa Rinpoche The following points are things that I meant to mention to…

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Advice to a Monk

Living the life of ordination and renunciation has so much freedom and happiness and future lives have greater peace and happiness. So we are going from happiness to happiness to enlightenment. This gives the greatest opportunity. Lama Zopa Rinpoche Advice to a Monk By Lama Zopa Rinpoche This is advice given to a monk who is very dedicated…

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Advice on What to Do When a Sangha Person Dies (2)

The following advice was given by Lama Zopa Rinpoche after the death of Ven Tenzin Konchog, an Australian nun As far as Jangwa, the ashes need to be blessed. In Australia, there are many good geshes who have a good understanding of Dharma, the entire path to enlightenment. It doesn’t matter whether the ashes are divided for each…

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Advice from Lama Zopa Rinpoche after one Sangha person passed away 

Advice from Lama Zopa Rinpoche after one Sangha person passed away  17 May 2013 Tushita Scribe: Ven.Sarah Thresher   If you are not able to do Medicine Buddha puja then you can do short Medicine Buddha practice: Visualize the Medicine Buddhas inseparable from His Holiness stacked up above the head [of the Sangha person who had just passed away]. Do motivation,…

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Time to Wake Up!!!

Time to Wake Up!!! Teaching by Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche at the Bendigo Retreat, October 2014     In the Bodhicharyavatara it says, “By entering this perfect human rebirth, by riding this, by entering this boat of the perfect human rebirth you can cross from life to life”. Such a boat as this perfect human rebirth is so difficult to…

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ABOUT  RENUNCIATION

ABOUT  RENUNCIATION By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche    I’m just going to talk a little bit on the pervasive suffering. The aggregates, they are five: the aggregates of form, feeling, recognition, compounding aggregate, and consciousness. They are under the control of karma and delusions, previous karma and delusions and they are the contaminated seeds of later suffering…

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The Foundations of Tantra

Therefore, if you sincerely want to be happy, if you are seeking liberation you should at least have the clean clear intellectual recognition that if accepting your own path automatically causes you to deny or reject other paths and those who follow them, your attitude is incorrect, the sign of an unbalanced mind. Lama Thubten Yeshe The…

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