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  • Daily Reflections
    Khen Rinpoche Geshe Thubten Chonyi

    These teachings offer valuable advice related to our Dharma studies and practice.


  • AIDS Advice and Practices
    Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche

    "Actually in reality, people who practice bodhicitta, thought transformation, even if they have problems, even AIDS or whatever it is, this becomes the best enjoyment." 


  • Bliss and Emptiness Meditation
    Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche

    Advice on meditation practice given to a student who experienced bliss while in retreat.


  • E-letter No. 136: September 2014
    Dr. Nicholas Ribush

    Read our latest e-news, which features an excerpt from a recent public talk by Lama Zopa Rinpoche, as well as news about the work of the Archive and links to great resources on the web.


  • Taking Care of the Mind
    Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche

    A public talk on how to bring peace and happiness to oneself and others, given at Jamyang Buddhist Centre, London, in July 2014.


  • Kyabje Trijang Rinpoche, His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Dorje Shugden
    Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche

    Advice about the practice of Dorje Shugden, given to students at Istituto Lama Tzong Khapa, Italy, October 2000.


  • A Perfect Object of Refuge
    Lama Thubten Yeshe

    "Lord Buddha, with his knowledge and universal compassion, shows us the light of Dharma clean clear. This is actually medicine, and through it we can realize the light of wisdom within ourselves."


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