Teachings

His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Lama Zopa Rinpoche.
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Lama Zopa Rinpoche teaching in Hong Kong, 2010. Photo by Thubten Kunsang (Henri Lopez).
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Advice about taking vows, and also for those who have broken vows and commitments. 

Lama Zopa Rinpoche teaching in Hong Kong, 2010. Photo by Thubten Kunsang (Henri Lopez).
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Advice and practices for protection from black magic and spirit harm.

Lama Zopa Rinpoche in the garden at Osel Labrang, Sera Je Monastery, India, December 2015.  Photo: Ven. Roger Kunsang.
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Advice on how to make life meaningful by integrating Dharma into everyday life.

Lama Zopa Rinpoche, Kadampa stupa, USA, August 2016. Photo: Ven. Lobsang Sherab.
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Advice on how to meditate on death and how to make the best use of our life, which is very short. 

Drawing by Lama Zopa Rinpoche.
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Advice on bodhicitta, the altruistic mind of enlightenment.

Lama Zopa Rinpoche in the garden at Osel Labrang, Sera Je Monastery, India, December 2015.  Photo: Ven. Roger Kunsang.
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Advice for politicians, practices for various countries, advice on the Middle East conflict and prayers for peace.

His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama with Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche.
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This topic contains advice on the preliminary practice of refuge, and includes a short talk by Lama Zopa Rinpoche on the qualities of the Buddha.

 

Holy objects at Lama Zopa Rinpoche's house in Aptos, California.
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Advice on the amazing benefits of building monasteries, temples and stupas. Rinpoche also advises on how to fill a stupa, how to make the stupa beautiful and inspiring, and how to benefit animals by circumambulating with them.

Holy objects at Lama Zopa Rinpoche's house in Aptos, California.
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Advice on holy objects, including statues, stupas, tsa-tsas, texts and prayer wheels. 

Holy objects at Lama Zopa Rinpoche's house in Aptos, California.
Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book

Advice on the benefits of the relics tour, which plays an important role in world peace. 

Holy objects at Lama Zopa Rinpoche's house in Aptos, California.
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Advice on the Maitreya Project, including a letter about the project restructure, advice about the benefits of the project, and letters of thanks to benefactors.

Lama Zopa Rinpoche in the garden at Osel Labrang, Sera Je Monastery, India, December 2015.  Photo: Ven. Roger Kunsang.
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Letters sent to Rinpoche by his students. He has requested that the letters are kept for others to rejoice in.

Lama Zopa Rinpoche at Lawudo Retreat Center, Nepal, 1990. Photo: Merry Colony
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Advice for students doing shi-nä (calm abiding) meditation and retreat. 

Holy objects at Lama Zopa Rinpoche's house in Aptos, California.
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Advice on pilgrimage to holy places including Bodhgaya, Rajgir and Nalanda, and practices to do at the holy sites.

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