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Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book

Advice on powerful mantras with many benefits including healing, purifying negative karma and dispelling obstacles.

  • The Exalted Zung of Norbu Sangpo •
  • The Mantra Encompassing the Essence of Kangyur •
  • The Wisdom Mantra Called the Arya Six Syllables •
  • Stainless Pinnacle Lotus Mantra •
  • Amoghapasha Mantra •
Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book

A collection of advice from Lama Zopa Rinpoche on a wide range of topics and practices, in the form of letters and short talks.

Topics: Introductory
Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book
  • Meditations to Generate Realizations •
  • Practice Advice for a University Student •
  • Practice Advice •
  • Practice Advice •
  • Practice Advice •
  • Next Steps for a New Student •
  • Practice Advice and Where to Study •
  • Practice Advice •
  • Practice Advice •
  • Practice Advice •
  • Study Advice •
  • Practice Advice •
  • Making Life Beneficial •
  • Nature  •
  • Living a Good Life •
  • The Special Qualities of Buddhism •
  • Dedication of Merit •
  • Practice Advice •
  • Practice Advice for Benefactors •
  • Making Life Meaningful •
  • Practice Advice •
  • Practice Advice •
  • Practice Advice •
  • Request for Practices •
  • Lama Chöpa and Manjushri Prayer •
  • Tradition in Past Life •
  • Dharma Practice is Most Important •
  • Letter to a Pen Pal •
  • Dharma is Needed for the Happiness of Sentient Beings •
  • Practice Advice •
  • Advice for a Couple •
  • Motivation for Dharma Practice •
  • Guidelines for Practice •
  • Practice Advice •
  • Clairvoyance and Practice Advice •
  • Practice Advice •
  • Practice Advice •
  • The Importance of Learning •
  • Contemplate the Lam-rim •
  • Practice Advice •
  • Giving Practices •
  • Practice Advice •
  • Practice Advice •
  • Advice for a Long-term Student •
  • Solar Eclipse •
  • Speaking in Tongues •
  • Dharma is Most Important •
  • Just Start the Practice •
  • Please Continue to Practice Dharma •
  • The Real Meaning of Life •
  • An Introduction to Buddhism •
  • How to Think When Doing a Puja •
  • Advice for Merit Multiplying Days •
Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book
  • Thanks for Liberating Animals •
  • Thanks for Animal Liberation •
  • Benefits of Liberating Animals •
Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book
  • Practices To Do When Invaded By Insects •
  • Ants on the Road •
  • Leading Insects to Enlightenment •
  • Cockroaches in the House •
  • Ants in the House •
  • Many Ants in the House •
Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book
  • Daily Practice Advice: Mantra Recitation, Prostrations, Lam-rim •
  • Daily Practice Advice: Lam-rim, Guru Yoga, Sleeping Yoga •
  • Teachings on How to Do Daily Practice •
Lama Zopa Rinpoche at Buddha Amitabha Pure Land, Washington State, USA, 2003.
Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book

Advice on saving the lives of insects,and what to do when we find insects such as cockroaches and ants in our home or at the Dharma center.

Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book
  • Permission to Bless Sentient Beings in the Ocean •
  • Feeding the Ducks •
  • Mantras to Benefit Dead Insects •
  • Three Ways to Benefit Animals •
  • Advice for a Dying Dog •
  • Blessing Animals •
  • Letter from a Dog •
  • Animal Liberation Train •
  • Protecting and Feeding Birds •
  • Caring for Pets in Everyday Life and at Their Death •
  • More Talks on This Topic: Various Practices for Animals •
  • Benefiting Dude and Other Animals •
  • How to Benefit Dead Insects •
  • How to Make This Life Most Beneficial •
  • Snakes in the Garden •
  • How to Purify a Dog’s Karma •
  • Concern for Ants and Worms •
Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book
  • Animal Activist Board •
  • Animal Sacrifice in Nepal •
  • The Karma of Killing Animals •
  • Karma of Killing •
  • No Hunting, Please •
  • On Eating Meat •
Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book
  • Practice Advice for a New Student •
  • Study and Practice Advice for a New Student  •
  • The Ultimate Goal •
  • Advice to a New Student •
  • Beneficial Practices for a New Student •
  • New Student Practice Advice •
  • The Mahayana Path •
  • Tong-len and Tsa-tsa Practice •
  • Practicing with Effort •
  • Lam-rim and Deity Practice Advice  •
  • Following the Buddhist Path •
  • Think of the Happiness of Others •
  • A Simple Daily Practice for a New Student •
  • Use Your Life to Benefit Others •
  • Lamrim Study and Meditation is Most Important •
  • Reciting Mantras •
  • The Main Purpose of Your Life •
Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book
  • Advice for a Sincere New Student •
  • Lamrim Advice for New Student •
  • Meditations for a New Student   •
  • Guidelines for Dharma Practice •
Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book
  • I Thought of You Many Times •
  • A New Path in the Dharma •
Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book
  • Becoming Vegetarian •
  • Inspired to Become a Vegetarian •
Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book
  • Extensive Daily Practice Advice for an Artist •
  • The Main Practice is Lam-rim •
  • Lam-rim and Guru Yoga Daily Practice •
  • Connection to Practices •
  • Motivation for Daily Practice and All Activities •
  • Daily Practice: The Power of the Compassion Buddha Practice •
  • Study the Lam-rim and Be Kind to Others •
  • Use This Precious Opportunity to Practice Dharma •
  • Daily Practice Advice for Students at Kopan •
  • Practice Plan for Student's Mother •
  • Daily Practices for Success •
  • Extensive Daily Practice Advice •
  • Meditate on Lamrim Every Day •
  • Instructions for Everyday Life •
  • Life Practice Advice for Long-time Student •
  • Daily Practices to Clear Obstacles •
  • Essential Life Practices •
  • A Meaningful Life •
  • Strong Daily Practice •
  • Tonglen, Water Bowls and Other Daily Practices •
  • Lam-rim Meditation, Study and Service •
  • Cutting Down Practice Time •
  • Practice Advice for the Quickest Enlightenment •
  • How to Use Criticism and Unfavorable Situations on the Path •
  • More Talks on this Topic: Daily Practice Advice •
  • Renounce the Ego •
  • Daily Practices and Tong-len Advice •
  • A Wish-granting Life •
Lama Zopa Rinpoche's Online Advice Book
  • Practices for Life: Preliminaries and Lamrim Meditation •
  • Nyung-näs and Practices for Life •
  • Extensive Life Practices for a New Student •
  • Life Practices for a Young Student at Kopan •
  • Chenrezig and Other Practices for New Student •
  • First Study the Whole Lamrim •
  • Practices to Focus on for Your Whole Life •
  • Practices to Make Your Life Useful and Beneficial •
  • Practice Advice for Life for New Student •
  • Golden Light Sutra, Nyung-nä and Lam-rim Practice •
  • Lamrim Study and Effortful Meditation Practice •
  • Practice For All Sentient Beings •
  • Life Practices After Kopan •
  • Life Practices: Lamrim, Preliminaries, Tantra •

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