Welcome to the September issue of our e-letter!
In this unedited excerpt, Rinpoche encourages us to take advantage of this precious and rare opportunity to study the profound meaning of emptiness.
Ösel discusses how to break negative habits and recognize our inner qualities.
Lama Zopa Rinpoche: Each Second of Our Everyday Life
A teaching by Lama Zopa Rinpoche at a refuge ceremony at Kopan.
Lama Zopa Rinpoche: Creating the Causes of Happiness
Lama Zopa Rinpoche: The Difficulty of Acquiring a Perfect Human Rebirth
How to establish our motivation so each day is meaningful
The third book in our FPMT Lineage Series, drawn from Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s graduated path to enlightenment (lam-rim) teachings
Lama Zopa Rinpoche explains the special meaning and purpose of this human rebirth in this excerpt from the Seventh Meditation Course, Kopan Monastery, Nepal, 1974.
With this human body we have the opportunity to practice virtue and abandon nonvirtue
Excerpts from teachings on Geshe Langri Tangpa's Eight Verses of Thought Transformation
Lama Zopa Rinpoche: The Kindness of the Mother
Death is definite and this precious human body is more valuable than a mountain of diamonds.