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Aspiration to Generate Bodhicitta, Utterly Pure and Supreme

April 7th, 2024|

By Patrul Rinpoche Rinpoche recently shared this text from Patrul Rinpoche, Aspiration to Generate Bodhicitta, Utterly Pure and Supreme.  An excerpt is below, and the whole text can be found on the Lotsawa House website

Dual. Duel.

April 7th, 2024|

Once there is self, there is other. From that, one becomes attached to the self and averse to other. It is in connection with this That all faults and problems arise. Quote from the Pramanavartika,


April 1st, 2024|

By perservering in Dharma and correctly practicing the cause and effect of the Four Noble Truths without the slightest laziness or procrastination, like, for example, if an elegant lady's head catches on fire, or a

Offering Mudras

March 26th, 2024|

Buddha Amitabha (the Buddha of Infinite Light) is a main practice of Khenpo Karten Rinpoche and the Manjushri Dharma Center. The text used for the Amitabha chanted prayer practice is The Recitation for Accomplishment of

Dharma Doctor

March 25th, 2024|

Unwanted suffering is like an illness, causes are like the incorrect food or conduct that caused the illness, cessation is like the pacification of the suffering of the illness, and path is like the medicine