Teachings

By Lama Thubten Yeshe, Nicholas Ribush

Lama Thubten Yeshe: Doing Two Things at Once

Lama Yeshe at Tushita Meditation Centre, Dharamsala, India, 1973. Photo: Brian Beresford.
By Lama Thubten Yeshe, Nicholas Ribush

Lama Thubten Yeshe: Purifying the Dualistic Mind

Lama Zopa Rinpoche and Lama Yeshe in Geneva, Switzerland, 1983. Photo: Ueli Minder.
By Lama Thubten Yeshe

Lama Thubten Yeshe: The Illusory Nature of Reality

Portrait of Lama Yeshe, Chenrezig Institute, Australia, 1975. Photo by Tony Duff.
By Lama Thubten Yeshe in Chenrezig Institute, Australia

Lama Yeshe discusses how to use intensive wisdom to gain insight into the illusory nature of reality. Also included is a short interview. 

Topics: Emptiness > Mahamudra
Lama Yeshe visiting a daffodil farm near Melbourne, Australia, 1976.
By Lama Thubten Yeshe in Chenrezig Institute, Australia

A teaching on refuge by having confidence and trust in Buddha, Dharma and Sangha.

Portrait of Lama Yeshe on the roof at Kopan Monastery, Kathmandu, Nepal, 1974.
By Lama Thubten Yeshe in Cumbria, England

Lama Yeshe explains why it is worthwhile to take refuge in that which can truly liberate us—the Buddha, Dharma and Sangha.

Lama Zopa Rinpoche and Lama Yeshe, Lake Arrowhead, 1975. Photo: Carol Royce-Wilder.
By Lama Thubten Yeshe in Cumbria, England 1977

Lama Yeshe: Appearance and Illusion

Lama Yeshe teaching, Manjushri Institute, England, 1976.
By Lama Thubten Yeshe in Cumbria, England

A teaching on the dualistic mind, excerpted from a commentary on the Manjushri Yoga Method

Lama Yeshe teaching at Manjushri Institute, England, 1976.
By Lama Thubten Yeshe in Cumbria, England

A teaching on non-duality excerpted from a commentary on the Manjushri Yoga Method.

Topics: Emptiness > Mahamudra
Lama Yeshe teaching at Manjushri Institute, England, 1976.
By Lama Thubten Yeshe in Kopan Monastery, Nepal, 1975

This short teaching on the power of mantra was Lama Yeshe's response to a question from a student at Kopan Monastery, Nepal, in 1975.

Tags: mantra, wisdom
Lama Zopa Rinpoche and Lama Yeshe, Lake Arrowhead, 1975. Photo: Carol Royce-Wilder.
By Lama Thubten Yeshe in Cumbria, England 1977

Lama Yeshe: Doing Two Things at Once

By Lama Thubten Yeshe in Melbourne and Sydney Australia 1975

Introductory lectures and question-and-answer sessions from Lama Yeshe’s 1975 visit to Australia 

Topics: Introductory
Chapters:
The Peaceful Stillness of the Silent Mind •
The Peaceful Stillness of the Silent Mind: Editor's Introduction •
Chapter One: Buddhism: Something For Everybody •
Chapter Two: Spirituality and Materialism •
Chapter Three: Experiencing Silent Wisdom •
Chapter Four: Attitude is More Important than Action •
Chapter Five: An Introduction to Meditation •
Chapter Six: Follow Your Path Without Attachment •
Translations (PSSM) •
Lama Yeshe at the University of California, Santa Cruz, USA, 1978.  Photo: Jon Landaw.
By Lama Thubten Yeshe in New Delhi, India, 1979

Clarifying Dharma practice and the role of the mind

Portrait of Lama Yeshe on Saka Dawa, Chenrezig Institute, Australia, 1975. Photo donated by Wendy Finster.
By Lama Thubten Yeshe in Melbourne, Australia 1975

The audio recording and transcript for Chapter Three of "Ego, Attachment and Liberation."

By Lama Thubten Yeshe in Melbourne, Australia 1975

Teachings and meditations given by Lama Yeshe at a five-day meditation retreat in Australia.

Chapters:
Ego, Attachment and Liberation •
Ego, Attachment and Liberation: Editor's Introduction •
Chapter One: Making Space for Wisdom •
Chapter Two: Techniques for the Meditation Session and the Break •
Chapter Three: Give Your Ego the Wisdom Eye •
Chapter Four: Your Mental Bureaucracy •
Chapter Five: Questions and Answers •
Chapter Six: Every Problem on Earth Comes from Attachment •
Chapter Seven: Developing Equilibrium •
Chapter Eight: Taking Suffering and Giving Happiness •
Appendix and Bibliography •
Translations of EAL •

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