The mandala offering is a powerful method to collect merit and purify miserliness.
This practice is especially beneficial for those who have heavy problems, serious health problems, big projects or financial difficulties.
Extensive advice from Lama Zopa Rinpoche on which practices should be done daily.
A commentary on the practice of offering aroma to spirits.
Lama Zopa Rinpoche gives a commentary on and confers the eight Mahayanaprecepts
How to purely dedicate the merit for the happiness of others
An explanation of the meaning and benefits of reciting OM MANI PADME HUM. Karma and purification are also discussed.
Lama Zopa Rinpoche explains why tantra is a quick path to achieving full enlightenment.
Lama Zopa Rinpoche gave these teachings during a Thousand-Arm Chenrezig Retreat held in Taichung, Taiwan, February-March 2001.
Nyung-nä teachings at Shakyamuni Center, Taiwan, in February 2007.
The teachings offered here form the basis for Ch. 8-10 of the book Teachings From the Medicine Buddha Retreat
Teachings during Amitabha and White Tara long-life initiations and a White Tara retreat. Included is the lung (oral transmission) of the Amitayus mantra and the long-life sutra.
These teachings include extensive commentary on the Thirty-five Buddhas practice, the offering bath and dedications, along with recitation of the puja
A lightly edited transcript of teachings given before the Mitukpa initiation at Shakyamuni Center, Taichung, Taiwan, 25 – 26 Feb 2007.
Teachings given before a Mitukpa initiation at Shakyamuni Center, Taichung, Taiwan in February 2007.