Teachings

By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Kopan Monastery, Nepal

If there is no true cause of suffering, there is no reason why we should have to experience suffering or problems

Lama Yeshe teaching in California in 1978 on the UC Santa Cruz campus.  Photo by Jon Landaw.
By Lama Thubten Yeshe in UCSC, California

After attaining enlightenment, Buddha began teaching the spiritual path to others, commonly known as turning the wheel of Dharma.

Michael Losang Yeshe with Lama Zopa Rinpoche at Kopan, 1973.
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Kopan Monastery, Nepal, 1973

An introduction to the first 3 Noble Truths, exploring suffering, its causes and its destruction

Topics: Introductory
in Dharamsala, India 1969

Teachings about the four noble truths, bodhicitta, the five paths and ten levels, and the six perfections.

Chapters:
Introduction •
Four Noble Truths •
Bodhicitta •
The Five Paths and the Ten Levels •
The Six Perfections •
Conclusion and Notes •
By His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Dharamsala, India 1981

Teachings on the Four Noble Truths

By His Holiness the Dalai Lama in New York, NY 1991

Teachings given prior to the Kalachakra Initiation, 1991. 

By His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Barcelona, Spain 1994

Teachings prior to the Kalachakra Initiation, 1994

Topics: Introductory
By His Holiness the Dalai Lama in London, England 1996

Two days of teachings on this core topic in Buddhism.