Teachings

Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Taos, New Mexico, 1999. Photo: Lenny Foster.
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Tara Institute, Melbourne, Australia

A two-day seminar in which Rinpoche teaches on emptiness, guru devotion and other topics.  

Chapters:
We are Extremely Fortunate •
Make the Mind Wet •
How We Hold Onto the I •
Meditation on Emptiness •
Ego Wants So Many Things •
By The Buddha

A practice to overcome financial difficulties and empower financial endeavors that are dependent on others for success

Tags: sutras, mantra, buddha
Lama Zopa Rinpoche teaching at the Light of the Path retreat, North Carolina, USA, May 2014. Photo: Roy Harvey.
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche

Mantras offered by Lama Zopa Rinpoche for healing and protection

By Vajradhara Losang Jinpa

A short lam-rim prayer that contains the essence of the whole path to enlightenment

Lama Tsongkhapa riding a white elephant. This was one of five visions that appeared to his disciple, Khedrub Je.
By Shabkar Tsogdruk Rangdrol

A short prayer that helps us develop the correct attitude towards the virtuous friend

Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Tarzana, California, 1975. Photo: Carol Royce-Wilder.
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche

A practice that protects people from untimely death, the dangers of the elements and other unfavorable conditions.

Tags: mantra, problems
By Geshe Lama Konchog in Amitabha Buddhist Centre, Singapore

A teaching on the Heart Sutra, a profound text that contains the condensed meaning of all three levels of the Prajnaparamita sutras

The great Indian scholar and yogi, Lama Atisha.
By Lama Atisha

A seminal text that sets out the stages of the path to enlightenment (lam-rim)

Lama Yeshe teaching in Yucca Valley, California, 1977. Photo: Carol Royce-Wilder.
By Lama Thubten Yeshe in Kopan Monastery, Nepal, 1975

A short teaching on the power of mantra

Tags: mantra, wisdom
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche

Four precious mantras and some of their benefits

Tags: mantra
 Lama Zopa Rinpoche at Lawudo Retreat Centre, Nepal, 1970.
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche

A mantra that eliminates all fears, pacifies negative karma and sickness, and collects merit

Tags: mantra
Lama Zopa Rinpoche teaching at Royal Holloway College, UK, 1975. Photo: Dennis Heslop.
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Delhi, India

A sur practice that helps to stop rain

Lama Zopa Rinpoche teaching at Royal Holloway College, UK, 1975. Photo: Dennis Heslop.
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Taipei, Taiwan

Teachings on the Long-life Sutra, including the oral transmission and teachings on torma offering. Lama Zopa Rinpoche gave these teachings in Taipei, Taiwan, 15-16 April, 2007.

Tags: sutras, offering
Chapters:
Long-life Sutra Oral Transmission •
Commentary on Peaceful Torma Purifying Pollution, Part A •
Commentary on Peaceful Torma Purifying Pollution, Part B •
Lama Zopa Rinpoche at Lake Arrowhead, California, 1975. Photo: Carol Royce-Wilder.
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche

A practice to control earthquakes and the four elements, this is also beneficial for protection from radiation.

Tags: mantra, prayers
By Geshe Langri Tangpa

A classic mind training (lo-jong) text by Kadampa Geshe Langri Tangpa.

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