Teachings

Lama Yeshe at Istituto Lama Tzong Khapa, Italy, 1983.
By Lama Thubten Yeshe in Pomaia, Italy

An introduction to the tantric path and methods. 

By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche

Lama Zopa Rinpoche: What We Do to Protect this Nonexistent Real I

Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book

A collection of advice from Lama Zopa Rinpoche on a wide range of topics and practices, in the form of letters and short talks.

Topics: Introductory
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche

Lama Zopa Rinpoche: The Self-Cherishing Thought

By Lama Thubten Yeshe in Berkeley, Ca, 1983

In two public lectures in California in July 1983, Lama Yeshe addressed the perils of the First Nuclear Age, exacerbated at that time by the Cold War and Americans' worries over the Soviet nuclear threat.

By Various lamas

A compilation of teachings by His Holiness the Dalai Lama and other great Tibetan lamas on the path to enlightenment (lam-rim.)

Chapters:
Teachings from Tibet •
Editor's Preface •
Table of Contents •
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Geneva, Switzerland

A public talk on the essential practice of mind training (lo-jong)

By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Soquel, CA

A short Vajrasattva practice composed by Lama Zopa Rinpoche and published in a pocket-sized format. Whenever we have broken a vow or created any other kind of negative karma, we can purify that negativity with the four opponent powers without a second’s delay.

Chapters:
Daily Purification •
A Short Vajrasattva Meditation •
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Brisbane, Australia, 2000

How to make eating the cause of enlightenment for oneself and all other sentient beings. Through the Mahayana practice of offering the food we eat, our lives become most beneficial, not only for ourselves but for all sentient beings.

Chapters:
The Yoga of Offering Food •
Read The Yoga of Offering Food •
By Lama Thubten Yeshe in California, 1980 and France, 1982

This book contains two teachings by Lama Yeshe. The first teaching is The Three Principal Aspects of the Path and the second teaching, Introduction to Tantra, comprises the first two lectures of a commentary on the Chenrezig yoga method.  

Topics: Introductory
Chapters:
The Essence of Tibetan Buddhism •
Editor's Introduction •
Translations •
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche

Lama Zopa Rinpoche: Life is Full of Hope

By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Adelaide, Australia

A teaching on buddha nature and the emptiness of the mind

By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche

Lama Zopa Rinpoche: Meditation on Emptiness and Tong-len

By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Florence, Italy 1990

After a short discourse on emptiness, Rinpoche teaches tong-len, or taking and giving—the meditation practice of generating bodhicitta by taking on the suffering of others and giving them happiness

Chapters:
Actualizing the Wisdom Realizing Emptiness •
Taking the Suffering of Others •
Giving Your Body to Others •
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche

Lama Zopa Rinpoche: How to Make Waterbowl Offerings

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