A teaching about the importance of bodhicitta, the mind of enlightenment, given when Lama was bestowing bodhisattva vows.
In this teaching, Rinpoche offers advice on the practice of the good heart and the role of parents in guiding their children. Rinpoche also discusses emptiness and gives a commentary on the Eight Verses of Thought Transformation.
This series presents chapters from the LYWA book Freedom Through Understanding in a format that includes written teachings enhanced by audio, video and images.
Lama Zopa Rinpoche: Each Second of Our Everyday Life
A teaching by Lama Zopa Rinpoche at a refuge ceremony at Kopan.
This multimedia collection presents chapters from Bodhisattva Attitude, a book that highlights the importance of motivation in our daily lives and activities.
Lama Zopa Rinpoche: Not One Single Difficulty to Work for Other Sentient Beings
Advice on how to bring up children and make their lives meaningful.
This multimedia title presents Lama's teachings on the three principal aspects of the path: renunciation, bodhicitta and the right view of emptiness.
This book contains two teachings by Lama Yeshe. The first teaching is The Three Principal Aspects of the Path and the second teaching, Introduction to Tantra, comprises the first two lectures of a commentary on the Chenrezig yoga method.
After a short discourse on emptiness, Rinpoche teaches tong-len, or taking and giving—the meditation practice of generating bodhicitta by taking on the suffering of others and giving them happiness
A short teaching on Lama Chöpa (Guru Puja), an essential guru yoga practice
We have the potential to be totally free from the suffering of samsara and its cause, delusion and karma.
Topics include prostrations, offerings, rejoicing, the sufferings of samsara, bodhicitta and emptiness
In this excerpt from Kopan Course No. 27, Rinpoche explains that if our actions are done with renunciation, right view and bodhicitta, our lives become meaningful