Ösel discusses the inner values needed for a meaningful, harmonious life.
Lama Yeshe discusses what makes us happy, at the tenth Kopan Course, 1977.
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.
How to deal with attachment through a realistic attitude, so we remain calm and clear when experiencing pleasure.
We have the potential to be totally free from the suffering of samsara and its cause, delusion and karma.
Making offerings to holy objects is a remedy for attachment, whether physically offered or mentally transformed
Explaining how by overcoming attachment to ordinary pleasure, we open the way to the joy of inner liberation.
Uncontrolled attachment causes many problems, including addiction to alcohol and drugs
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Anger, attachment and ignorance are the cause of all our suffering
Lama Zopa Rinpoche: Attachment and Past Lives
Lama Yeshe: The Bliss of Avoiding Extremes
A student wrote to Rinpoche asking for practices for the rest of his life. Rinpoche responded with this advice.
Rinpoche discusses in depth the process one should take when making preparations for death and giving the gift of life through organ donation
A commentary on Chapter 8—the chapter titled "Meditation"—of Shantideva's Bodhicaryavatara (A Guide to the Bodhisattva's Way of Life)