Teachings

By Lama Thubten Yeshe in France 1982

This multimedia title presents Lama's teachings on the three principal aspects of the path: renunciation, bodhicitta and the right view of emptiness. 

By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Kopan Monastery, Kathmandu, Nepal

In this excerpt from Kopan Course No. 27, Rinpoche explains that if our actions are done with renunciation, right view and bodhicitta, our lives become meaningful

Lama Zopa Rinpoche after the first US course in California, 1975. Photo: Carol Royce-Wilder.
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in France, 2003

In this short teaching, Lama Zopa Rinpoche emphasizes the importance of renunciation, right view and bodhicitta

Lama Zopa Rinpoche in California, 2003.
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Boulder Creek, CA 2006

These teachings were given during a lam-rim retreat held at Vajrapani Institute in Boulder Creek CA from August 20-23, 2006.

Chapters:
Sunday, August 20th: Part A •
Sunday, August 20th: Part B •
Sunday, August 20th: Part C •
Monday, August 21st: Part A •
Monday, August 21st: Part B •
Monday, August 21st: Part C •
Tuesday, August 22nd: Part A •
Tuesday, August 22nd: Part B •
Tuesday, August 22nd: Part C •
Wednesday, August 23rd: Part A •
Wednesday, August 23rd: Part B •
Wednesday, August 23rd: Part C •
By His Holiness the Dalai Lama in New York

Teachings on renunciation, bodhicitta, and emptiness, along with a Manjushri blessing

Chapters:
Session One: The Twelve Links and Renunciation •
Session Two: Bodhicitta •
Session Three: Emptiness •
Session Four: Manjushri Blessing and a conversation with Ven. Master Sheng Yen •
By Denma Lochö Rinpoche in London, England 2001

A commentary on Lama Tsongkhapa's text which covers the entire Buddhist path to enlightenment.

Chapters:
Part 1: Renunciation •
Part 2: Renunciation •
Part 3: Bodhicitta •
Part 4: Correct View of Emptiness •
By Lama Thubten Yeshe in France 1982

Two talks on renunciation, bodhicitta, and emptiness, included in the book The Essence of Tibetan Buddhism.

Chapters:
The Three Principal Aspects of the Path: First Teaching •
The Three Principal Aspects of the Path: Second Teaching •
By Lama Thubten Yeshe in Vaddo, Sweden

A commentary on the three principal aspects of the path to enlightenment, with teachings and meditations on the nature of the mind.

Chapters:
Light of Dharma: Introduction and Chapter One •
Light of Dharma: Chapter Two •
Light of Dharma: Chapter Three •
Light of Dharma: Chapter Four •