Teachings

Lama Yeshe meditating by the ocean, Sicily, 1983. Photo: Jacie Keeley.
By Lama Thubten Yeshe in Dharamsala, India

Lama  responds to student questions about the practice of mahamudra.

Topics: Emptiness > Mahamudra
By Nicholas Ribush

Welcome to the December 2016 issue of our monthly e-letter!

Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche, 2006. Photo: John Berthold.
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Kopan Monastery, Nepal

A teaching by Lama Zopa Rinpoche at a refuge ceremony at Kopan.

Lama Zopa Rinpoche and Nick Ribush, LYWA office, Lincoln, MA October 2012.
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche

Lama Zopa Rinpoche: Why Everyone Should Recite OM MANI PADME HUM

LYWA books and DVDs translated into Spanish. New translations include Is Attachment Completely Negative? by Lama Yeshe, and Cherish Others and Be Happy by Lama Zopa Rinpoche.

Topics: Translations > Spanish
Tags: translation
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche

Lama Zopa Rinpoche: The Antidote to Delusion

By Lama Yeshe and Lama Zopa Rinpoche in UK

Experience our new title, The Shortcomings of Attachment, in this multimedia collection, which presents several chapters from Freedom Through Understanding, a book based on teachings given by Lama Yeshe and Lama Zopa Rinpoche in 1975.

Chapters:
Introduction •
Making the Most of Your Life •
How to Meditate •
The Importance of Motivation •
LYWA Multimedia: The Shortcomings of Attachment •
Lama Zopa Rinpoche teaching in Singapore, 2010. Photo by Ven. Thubten Kunsang (Henri Lopez).
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Kopan Monastery, Nepal 2008

An outline of the Buddhist path, excerpted from the 41st Kopan Course.

Topics: Introductory
Chapters:
Basic Philosophy of Buddhism: Part One •
Basic Philosophy of Buddhism: Part Two •
Lama Zopa Rinpoche and Ven. Munsel, 2016.
By Lama Thubten Yeshe

Lama Yeshe:  More Pleasure, Less Ignorance

By Geshe Thubten Soepa in 1995 and 2005

A "must-read" for all Buddhists, this text presents a detailed discussion in support of vegetarianism and animal welfare.  Now available as an ebook.

Chapters:
Protecting the Lives of Helpless Beings •
Section One: Udamwara: Statements from Sutra •
Section Two: Question and Answer •
Section Three: Compassion is the Root of the Teachings •
Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche, 2006. Photo: John Berthold.
By Nicholas Ribush in Emst, Netherlands

A praise and request for the long life of Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche, written by Nicholas Ribush in August 2004.

Portrait of Lama Zopa Rinpoche, 2010. Photo: Ven. Roger Kunsang.
By Nicholas Ribush in North Carolina, USA

A praise and request for the long life of Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche, written by Nicholas Ribush in August 2016.

Nick Ribush and Wendy Cook present LYWA's latest publication to Lama Zopa Rinpoche, 2016. Photo: Ven. Roger Kunsang.
By Nicholas Ribush

Praise and request to Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche

By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Leeds and London, UK

Just released! A new book by Lama Zopa Rinpoche, available now. 

Chapters:
Sun of Devotion, Stream of Blessings •
Editor's Preface •
Chapter 8. Khadro-la •
Chapter 9. The Importance of Guru Devotion •
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche

Lama Zopa Rinpoche: Compassion Brings Us Closer to Enlightenment

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