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My Kind Father and the Wooden Bowl

June 17th, 2024|Comments Off on My Kind Father and the Wooden Bowl

My Kind Father and the Wooden Bowl was originally a blog post written by Khenpo Karten Rinpoche entitled, "Happy Mother's Day to my Father," on May 13, 2018. It has been beautifully recorded by Rinpoche's

Happiness and Suffering Are Only Appearances, They Are Not Real

June 17th, 2024|Comments Off on Happiness and Suffering Are Only Appearances, They Are Not Real

Tonight during our Chenrezig chanted prayer practice, Rinpoche advised us to look at true sources of happiness, and shared an excerpt from his blog post, Happiness and Suffering Are Only Appearances, They Are Not Real,

Four Seals of Buddha’s Teaching

June 17th, 2024|Comments Off on Four Seals of Buddha’s Teaching

The essence of Buddha's teaching is summarized in the Four Seals: First, all Compounded Things are Impermanent. Second, All Contaiminated Things are Suffering. Third, All Phenomena Are Empty and Selfless. Fourth, Nirvana, Passing Beyond Sorrow,

A Brief Explanation of the Amitabha Practice

June 11th, 2024|Comments Off on A Brief Explanation of the Amitabha Practice

This is an explanation of the motivation, visualization, and dedication that is a part of the Amitabha chanted prayer practice, written by Khenpo Karten Rinpoche. https://youtu.be/QrxXrOiNHeU?si=dzKaLpByeY0g9FW0    

“In brief, disciples, wherever you live, always remember and never forget all the advice I have given you;
Then we will meet again in joy. That is my heart advice.”
From Heartfelt Advice of Dharma Nectar,” written by Khenpo Karten Rinpoche.