Teachings

Lama Zopa Rinpoche at Amitabha Buddhist Centre, Singapore, 2016. Photo: Bill Kane.
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche

Rinpoche gave this advice about resolving complaints and dealing with interpersonal conflict at the Dharma center. Rinpoche said the real enemy and the cause of all our problems is the self-cherishing thought.

Lama Zopa Rinpoche at Manjushri Institute, England, 1976.
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in ACI, New York, 1999

A teaching on the purpose of life, compassion and guru devotion

Chapters:
The Importance of Compassion in Daily Life •
The Importance of Compassion in Daily Life, continued •
Guru Devotion •
Guru Devotion, continued •
By His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Bodhgaya, India, 1974

His Holiness the Dalai Lama gave this teaching at Bodhgaya in January 1974.

By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Various locations, 1999

How we can practice Dharma, the true cause of happiness, twenty-four hours a day.

Chapters:
Making Life Meaningful •
Editor's Preface •
Chapter One: The Purpose of Life •
Chapter Two: How to Make Each Moment of Our Lives Meaningful •
Chapter Three: A Daily Practice to Stop All Suffering •
Appendix 1: Practicing Guru Devotion with the Nine Attitudes •
Appendix 2: More Thought Training Meditations •
Appendix 3: The Confession of Downfalls to the Thirty-Five Buddhas •
Translations (MLM) •