This series presents chapters from the LYWA book Freedom Through Understanding in a format that includes written teachings enhanced by audio, video and images.
A "must-read" for all Buddhists, this text presents a detailed discussion in support of vegetarianism and animal welfare. Now available as an ebook.
Lama Zopa Rinpoche: Compassion Brings Us Closer to Enlightenment
Lama Yeshe: You are Loving Kindness Wisdom Energy
Lama Zopa Rinpoche: Not One Single Difficulty to Work for Other Sentient Beings
How to develop compassion and offer perfect service to others.
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
Lama Zopa Rinpoche: Creating the Causes of Happiness
Lama Yeshe explains why it is worthwhile to take refuge in that which can truly liberate us—the Buddha, Dharma and Sangha
How to establish our motivation so each day is meaningful
Lama Zopa Rinpoche: Why We Need to Help Others
A talk to workers at the hospice about the benefits of serving others with a sincere heart
A teaching given prior to a ceremony for generating the mind of enlightenment (bodhicitta).
A commentary on Lama Tsongkhapa Guru Yoga practice by Geshe Rabten.