The Heart’s Utmost Need: Urging Myself and Others to Remember Impermanence. This text, formerly known as Heart-Spoon, was extensively revised by Lama Zopa Rinpoche, Kopan Monastery, Nepal, 2020, and further reviewed by Rinpoche in 2022.
A teaching by Lama Zopa Rinpoche on impermanence and death, excerpted from the 26th Kopan Course.
In this excerpt from the 30th Kopan Course, Lama Zopa Rinpoche teaches that we need to practice mindfulness, seeing that all causative phenomena are in the nature of impermanence.
Lama Zopa Rinpoche discusses the perfect human rebirth in this teaching excerpt from the 36th Kopan Course. Rinpoche advises us not to waste this precious opportunity, as we have this human body for just a short time.
Volume 2 in our ebook series includes teachings on a range of lamrim topics and excerpts from Lama's commentary on the deity yoga practice of Manjushri.
A public lecture on the death process, the intermediate state and rebirth, given by Lama Yeshe in Sweden on September 8, 1983.
Lama Thubten Yeshe: Accepting Reality
Lama Zopa Rinpoche: You Have Time to Get It Done
A public talk on how to bring peace and happiness to oneself and others.
A teaching on impermanence at the Seventh Kopan Meditation Course, November, 1974.
Lama Zopa Rinpoche: The Nature of Causative Phenomena
Teachings by Lama Yeshe on impermance and death, adapted by T. Y. Alexander
Life finishes quickly, like autumn clouds or lightning in the sky
Meditation on impermanence and death is a powerful method to protect us from the delusions.