Teachings

By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche

Advice from Lama Zopa Rinpoche about hanging prayer flags and engaging in various activities on auspicious days.

By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Aptos, CA 2005

Lama Zopa Rinpoche's prayers and offerings to the holy objects.

Topics: Holy Objects
Lama Zopa Rinpoche teaching at Nalanda Institute, 2010. Photos by Thubten Kunsang (Henri Lopez).
By Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Lavaur, France, March 2001

A talk and video from Lama Zopa Rinpoche's visit to Nalanda Monastery, France in 2001.

Topics: Holy Objects
Tags: sangha, vows
Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book

Advice on holy objects such as statues, stupas, tsa-tsas, texts and prayer wheels, as well as advice on pilgrimage, monasteries and temples, the Maitreya Project and the Relic Tour.

Topics: Holy Objects
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  • Benefits of Building Monasteries •
  • Building a Temple •
  • Benefits of Building a Monastery •
  • Practices for Success of the Monastery •
  • The Benefits of Monasteries •
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  • Building Stupas to Benefit Sick Dogs •
  • How to Make the Stupa Beautiful and Inspiring •
  • Circumambulation of Boudhanath Stupa •
  • Liberating Animals and Circumambulating Stupas With Them •
  • Filling a New Stupa  •
  • Building a Stupa to Liberate Sentient Beings •
  • Benefits of Stupas •
  • Stupas •
  • The Stupa Will Benefit Numberless Beings •
  • The Power of the Holy Object •
  • A Powerful Place of Healing •
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  • Four Dharmakaya Relic Mantras Amulet  •
  • The Benefits of Blessing Strings •
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  • Benefits of Prayer Flags •
  • When to Hang Prayer Flags •
  • Prayer Flags and Banners •
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  • A Prayer Wheel in the Ocean •
  • Yamantaka Mantras in Prayer Wheel •
  • Prayer Wheel and Tong-len Practice •
  • The Benefits of Prayer Wheels and Chenrezig Practice •
  • Checking Mantras for Prayer Wheel •
  • Benefits of Prayer Wheels •
  • Making a Prayer Wheel •
  • Building a Universal Peace Wheel •
  • Hand Prayer Wheel •
  • More Talks on this Topic: Prayer Wheels •
  • Request to Build a Prayer Wheel •
  • The Prayer Wheel Brings Many Blessings •
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  • Climbing on a Statue •
  • Hosting the Jade Buddha •
  • Painting the Buddha’s Eyes •
  • Benefactor Building a Statue •
  • Benefits of Building a Statue of Padmasambhava •
  • Tara Statue With Head Looking Down •
  • Auspicious Welcome for Amitabha Buddha Statue •
  • Care of Chenrezig Statue in Garsha, India •
  • Your Gift to Sentient Beings •
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  • Printing Tse.do, the Long Life Sutra •
  • Writing the Prajnaparamita •
  • How to Bless Texts •
  • Paranirvana Sutra •
  • Burning Holy Objects and Offering to Sangha •
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  • Dedicating the Merit of Making Tsa-tsas •
  • What to do with Tsa-tsas •
  • Tsa-tsas and Other Practices  •
  • Making Tsa-tsas and Buddha Statues •
  • Tsa-tsas •
  • Making Tsa-tsas •
  • Caring For Damaged Holy Objects •
  • Precious Images •
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  • Benefits of Supporting the Relic Tour •
  • Letter Thanking Relic Tour Host  •
  • Prayers When Relics Radiate Light •
  • Relics in the Sutras •
  • The Benefit of Seeing Relics •
  • Offering to Holy Objects •
  • Thanks to Relic Tour Staff •
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  • Blessings from the Relics on Tour •
  • Relic Tour Brings World Peace •
  • Benefits of Relics •
  • Benefits of Holy Relics •
  • Thanks For Hosting Relics •
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  • Costs of the Maitreya Project •
  • Presenting the Project to Sponsors •

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