Teachings

Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Tarzana, California, in 1975. Photo: Carol Royce-Wilder.
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Kopan Monastery, Nepal

A teaching about the life of Khunu Lama Tenzin Gyaltsen

Lama Zopa Rinpoche teaching at the 7th Kopan Lamrim Course, Kopan Monastery, Nepal, 1974.
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Kopan Monastery, Nepal

Milarepa achieved enlightenment by following the path, with much hardship

The great Indian scholar and yogi, Lama Atisha.
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Kopan Monastery, Nepal, 1976

Lama Zopa Rinpoche describes the life and work of the great bodhisattva Atisha.

Lama Yeshe, Kathmandu Nepal, 1980. Photo: Tom Castles
By Adele Hulse

Big Love, the official, authorized biography of Lama Yeshe, contains personal stories of the lamas and the students who learned, lived and traveled with them, as well as more than 1,500 photos dating back to the 1960s. Chapter 2 of Big Love is featured in its entirety in the July 2019 issue of the FPMT magazine Mandala.

Chapters:
Big Love: Author's Note •
Big Love: Foreword by Lama Zopa Rinpoche •
Big Love: How to Support This Project •
1941–58: Living a Monastic Life •
1971: The First Kopan Meditation Course •
1972: Unsurpassed Dharma Land of Enlightenment •
1973: First Steps, First Students •
1978: “Mahayana, Mahayana, Mahayana!” •
1979: Even Your Enemy Who Tries to Kill You is Your Best Friend •