A teaching on refuge by having confidence and trust in Buddha, Dharma and Sangha.
A teaching by Lama Zopa Rinpoche at a refuge ceremony at Kopan.
A remarkable series of powerful and clear Dharma teachings given by Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche to students in Leeds and London, United Kingdom, in 2014.
A short teaching on Lama Chöpa (Guru Puja), an essential guru yoga practice
Lama Yeshe explains why it is worthwhile to take refuge in that which can truly liberate us—the Buddha, Dharma and Sangha.
Lama Yeshe: Why Refuge
A talk by Lama Yeshe at a refuge ceremony in Madrid, Spain
Each time we generate a realization in our mind, we have received a blessing
Detailed instructions on the refuge preliminary practice, compiled and edited by Ven. Thubten Wongmo
Teachings prior to a refuge ceremony on topics including the suffering nature of samsara, refuge practice and precepts
His Holiness the Dalai Lama gave this teaching at Bodhgaya in January 1974.
Teachings given during a refuge ceremony. Topics include the motivation for refuge and the benefits of taking vows.
Mahayana refuge has three causes - fear, faith and compassion
Lama Zopa Rinpoche summarizes the benefits of taking refuge
Days 4-6: includes teachings, oral transmissions of Maitreya prayer, King of Prayers and Stainless Beam Mantra