Teachings

Lama Zopa Rinpoche teaching in Hong Kong, 2010. Photo by Thubten Kunsang (Henri Lopez).
Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book

Extensive advice on Dharma practice and a selection of Rinpoche's quotations.

Lama Zopa Rinpoche teaching in Hong Kong, 2010. Photo by Thubten Kunsang (Henri Lopez).
Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book

Practice advice for new students who have written seeking Rinpoche's guidance. 

His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama with Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche.
Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book

Advice on training the mind in lam-rim and having this as our main focus.

His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama with Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche.
Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book
Lama Zopa Rinpoche teaching in Hong Kong, 2010. Photo by Thubten Kunsang (Henri Lopez).
Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book

Advice on the preliminary practices in Tibetan Buddhism.

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

Advice on various offering practices, including water bowls, incense, and music.  

His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama with Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche.
Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book

Advice on karma, including how to avoid nonvirtue and how to purify negative karma previously created.

Lama Zopa Rinpoche at Lawudo Retreat Center, Nepal, 1990. Photo: Merry Colony
Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book

Advice on meditation practice, including how to improve one's visualization, how to meditate on the path to enlightenment (lam-rim), mahamudra and chöd. 

Lama Zopa Rinpoche in Delhi, India, January 2009. Photo: Ven. Roger Kunsang.
Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book

Advice on how to study and meditate on emptiness (shunyata). 

His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Lama Zopa Rinpoche.
Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book
Lama Zopa Rinpoche teaching in Hong Kong, 2010. Photo by Thubten Kunsang (Henri Lopez).
Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book

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).
Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book

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.
Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book

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.
Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book

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.
Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book

Advice on bodhicitta, the altruistic mind of enlightenment.

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