Teachings

Lama Zopa Rinpoche in meditation on Saka Dawa at Chenrezig Institute, Australia, May 25, 1975. Photo: Wendy Finster.
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Chenrezig Institute, Australia 2000

Rinpoche explains the benefits of mani pills, the Thirty-five Buddhas practice, and the importance of purifying negative karma in this evening session during the 100 Million Mani Retreat at Chenrezig Institute, Australia.

By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Istituto Lama Tzong Khapa, Italy

The practice of prostrations to the Thirty-five Buddhas is a powerful method to purify past harmful actions and prevent unwanted sufferings in the future.

Chapters:
The Benefits of Making Prostrations •
Commentary on the Practice •
Lama Zopa Rinpoche at Kopan Monastery, 1987. (Photographer unknown)
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Kopan Monastery, Nepal

A teaching on the four opponent powers, a practice that purifies negative karma and obscurations

Kyabje Zopa Rinpoche
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Shakyamuni Center, Taiwan 2007

These teachings include extensive commentary on the Thirty-five Buddhas practice, the offering bath and dedications, along with recitation of the puja

Chapters:
Motivation for Thirty-five Buddhas Practice •
How to Collect More Merit With Prostrations •
Dedicating the Merit of Prostrations •
Medicine Buddha Puja, Continued •
Medicine Buddha Puja Dedications •
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Various locations, 1999

How we can practice Dharma, the true cause of happiness, twenty-four hours a day.

Chapters:
Making Life Meaningful •
Editor's Preface •
Chapter One: The Purpose of Life •
Chapter Two: How to Make Each Moment of Our Lives Meaningful •
Chapter Three: A Daily Practice to Stop All Suffering •
Appendix 1: Practicing Guru Devotion with the Nine Attitudes •
Appendix 2: More Thought Training Meditations •
Appendix 3: The Confession of Downfalls to the Thirty-Five Buddhas •
Translations •
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in various locations

Lama Zopa Rinpoche: Advice for Daily Practice