Teachings

His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Lama Zopa Rinpoche.
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche

In this letter, Rinpoche gives extensive reasons supporting His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s advice not to practice Dolgyal (Shugden).

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Lama Zopa Rinpoche.
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Pomaia, Italy

Advice about the practice of Dorje Shugden, given to students at Istituto Lama Tzong Khapa, Italy

Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Taos, New Mexico, 1999. Photo: Lenny Foster.
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in New York

Advice on the essence of Dharma practice and the benefits of the center.

By His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Dharamsala, India

An interview with His Holiness the Dalai Lama about Buddhist teachings and practice

By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche

A teaching by abbot Achos Rinpoche, with a commentary by Lama Zopa Rinpoche.

By Geshe Tsulga (Tsultrim Choephel)

A Lamp Illuminating the Path to Liberation

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Lama Zopa  Rinpoche at the 12th Kopan Meditation Course, Kathmandu, Nepal, 1979.
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche

Rinpoche answering questions in an interview with a student.

Lama Yeshe and His Holiness Zong Rinpoche. Photo from the collection of Francesco Prevosti. Photographer unknown.
By HH Zong Rinpoche in Kathmandu, Nepal April 1974

An address to students at the annual Kopan meditation course

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University of California, Santa Cruz, USA, 1978.  Photo: Jon Landaw.
By Lama Thubten Yeshe in New Delhi, India, 1979

Clarifying Dharma pratice and the role of the mind

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