Rinpoche discusses the karma of relationships and offers advice and practices for family reconciliation when there has been disharmony and conflict.
Advice on how to purify negative karma in relation to the guru, given to students confessing mistakes.
Advice on how to overcome attachment by reflecting on the nature of the body, the sufferings of samsara, and the emptiness, or lack of true existence, of the object of attachment.
Advice on various mantras including those specifically for long life, good health, success and for dispelling obstacles.
Advice on the Mahayana practice of transforming our attitude from cherishing oneself to cherishing others who are most precious and kind.
Advice on how to correctly meditate on emptiness (shunyata).
Advice on repaying the kindness of our parents by taking care of them when they are sick or elderly.
Rinpoche thanks translators for their service and dedication and offers advice on various aspects of translation work.
This advice was given to students who asked Rinpoche whether they should have children or not. Rinpoche emphasizes the importance of having a good motivation and planning well so that the child can bring benefit and happiness to others.
Advice on raising children in the best possible way by teaching them the five basic qualities of kindness, rejoicing, tolerance, contentment and forgiveness.
Advice on various practices and mantras for animals, including those which are sick and dying.
Advice on the importance of developing compassion, the good heart.
Advice on bodhicitta, the altruistic mind of enlightenment.
Advice on karma, including how to create good karma and avoid nonvirtue.
Advice and methods for purifying past nonvirtuous actions.