Addictions and Mental Illness

Addictions and Mental Illness

Lama Zopa Rinpoche at IMI House, Sera Je Monastery, Mysore, India, 2014. Photo: Ani Thubten Pema. Lama Zopa Rinpoche receives thousands of  letters every year from people seeking guidance on a variety of issues. His advice is made available here, so it may be of benefit to others.

In this topic, Rinpoche offers advice about which pujas and practices can benefit serious mental illness, including schizophrenia. Rinpoche also gives advice on alcohol, tobacco and other drugs.

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