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The Most Important Subject I’ve Ever Addressed in a Dharma Talk…

The Most Important Subject I’ve Ever Addressed in a Dharma Talk… | tibetan buddhism | Scoop.it
After reading the book that inspired this sermon, I have no doubt that it’s the most important subject I’ve ever addressed in a dharma talk.
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BG 252: Climate Change is Happening on Our Watch

Episode Description: In this episode Rohan Gunatillake speaks with Buddhist teacher Rob Burbea on the topic of Climate Change.
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Amazon.com: Luminous Lives: The Story of the Early Masters of the Lam'bras in Tibet (Studies in Indian and Tibetan Buddhism) (9780861713073): Cyrus Stearns: Books

Amazon.com: Luminous Lives: The Story of the Early Masters of the Lam'bras in Tibet (Studies in Indian and Tibetan Buddhism) (9780861713073): Cyrus Stearns: Books (Luminous Lives: The Story of the Early Masters of the Lam'bras in Tibet (Studies in...
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This October: join Pema Chödrön online, in her last teaching until 2013

This October: join Pema Chödrön online, in her last teaching until 2013 | tibetan buddhism | Scoop.it
The October 28-30 retreat, “Living Beautifully with Uncertainty and Change” will feature Pema Chödrön teaching ways to “access your inherent courage and use it to approach uncertainty with tenderness and curiosity.” This will be her last teaching...
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The Distortions We Bring To The Study of Buddhism – By Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche

The Distortions We Bring To The Study of Buddhism – By Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche | tibetan buddhism | Scoop.it

This excellent article was originally published in the September 1997 edition of Shambhala Sun Magazine.
 
Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse calls on Westerners to acknowledge the distortion...

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AHORAYBUDA: John Powers "Introduction to Tibetan Buddhism, Revised Edition"

AHORAYBUDA: John Powers "Introduction to Tibetan Buddhism, Revised Edition" | tibetan buddhism | Scoop.it
John Powers "Introduction to Tibetan Buddhism, Revised Edition" http://t.co/u5MnSsG...
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China installs its Panchen Lama in monastery - San Francisco Chronicle

China installs its Panchen Lama in monastery - San Francisco Chronicle | tibetan buddhism | Scoop.it
Indian ExpressChina installs its Panchen Lama in monasterySan Francisco ChronicleThey said the lama, Gyaltsen Norbu, 21, the Chinese government's hand-picked 11th Panchen Lama, had journeyed to the town of Xiahe because it is home to the Labrang Monastery,...
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Buddhadharma and Shambhala Sun magazines now available in digital editions

Buddhadharma and Shambhala Sun magazines now available in digital editions | tibetan buddhism | Scoop.it
Digital editions of Buddhadharma and the Shambhala Sun are now available. First, there are apps for the iPad or iPhone.
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Live online retreat with Pema Chödrön

Live online retreat with Pema Chödrön | tibetan buddhism | Scoop.it

October 28-30 Pema Chödrön will be leading a 3-day weekend retreat called  “Living Beautifulally with Uncertainty and Change” at the Omega Institute. You can register to tune-in live to Pema’s teachings for $68 if you sign-up before August 15th.
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Pema Chödrön on “seeing ourselves clearly”

Pema Chödrön on “seeing ourselves clearly” | tibetan buddhism | Scoop.it
“When we begin to see clearly what we do, how we get hooked and swept away by old habits, our usual tendency is to use that as a reason to get discouraged, a reason to feel really bad about ourselves.
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free buddhist audio : community : learning from tibetan buddhism ...

free buddhist audio : community : learning from tibetan buddhism ... | tibetan buddhism | Scoop.it
Free Buddhist Audio In today's FBA Podcast, “Learning from Tibetan Buddhism – A Personal Account” Vessantara shares from his many years of engagement with Tibetan Buddhist approaches to meditation and general Buddhist ...
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Tibetan Buddhist chaplain helps heal the spirit - Boston Globe

Tibetan Buddhist chaplain helps heal the spirit - Boston Globe | tibetan buddhism | Scoop.it
Tibetan Buddhist chaplain helps heal the spiritBoston GlobeAs one of the on-call interfaith chaplains, Tsering Ngodup said he finds patients are surprised when they hear he is a Tibetan Buddhist teacher, or lama.
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“I’m Mad as Hell, and I’m Not Going to Take This Anymore”

“I’m Mad as Hell, and I’m Not Going to Take This Anymore” | tibetan buddhism | Scoop.it
We may not be able to escape the troubles of the world, writes psychotherapist and author Karuna Cayton in his new book, The Misleading Mind, but we can exert control over our reactions.
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E. Gene Smith documentary needs your help

E. Gene Smith documentary needs your help | tibetan buddhism | Scoop.it
The makers of Digital Dharma, the documentary about the late, legendary Tibetologist E.
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Kyabje Kalu Rinpoche’s 2011 North American tour

Kyabje Kalu Rinpoche’s 2011 North American tour | tibetan buddhism | Scoop.it
Via paldenshangpa.net
Kyabjé Kalu Rinpoché is currently in North America for a teaching tour that will last until October 3.
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Dalai Lama, Robert Thurman, and others to talk religion and peace in the post-9/11 world

Dalai Lama, Robert Thurman, and others to talk religion and peace in the post-9/11 world | tibetan buddhism | Scoop.it
Organized by McGill University and l’Université de Montréal, the Second Global Conference on World Religions after 9/11 will host His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Nobel Peace Laureate Shirin Ebadi, author Deepak Chopra, Professors Tariq Ramadan,...
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Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche explaining Lhatsun Namkai Jigme at Tashiding, Sikkim

Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche explaining Lhatsun Namkai Jigme at Tashiding, Sikkim | tibetan buddhism | Scoop.it
During a break in Tashiding, Rinpoche called his students and friends outside to give a brief explanation about Lhatsun Namkha Jigme (1597-1654), the Tibetan visionary-saint and the author of the R...
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Video: “Mingyur Rinpoche enters the path of the wandering yogi”

Video: “Mingyur Rinpoche enters the path of the wandering yogi” | tibetan buddhism | Scoop.it
Mingyur Rinpoche, youngest son of Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche, recently left his monastery in India to follow the life of a wandering yogi, staying in isolated retreats with no fixed plan or agenda.
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Live, streaming teachings from Thich Nhat Hanh and the Dalai Lama

Live, streaming teachings from Thich Nhat Hanh and the Dalai Lama | tibetan buddhism | Scoop.it
Thich Nhat Hanh in Vancouver
Here are links to two free, live-streamed events you might want to know about. The first is under way: Thich Nhat Hanh — Open Mind Open Heart Retreat; live from the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada.
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Buddhists: Best Time for Compassion is Now - Patch.com

Buddhists: Best Time for Compassion is Now - Patch.com | tibetan buddhism | Scoop.it
Buddhists: Best Time for Compassion is NowPatch.comCutler and his wife, Diana, began studying Buddhism at the Tibetan Buddhist Learning Center (TBLC) that was established in 1958 by Geshe Ngawang Wangyal, a Kalmyk-Mongolian guru.
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A symbol of impermanence - BCLocalNews

A symbol of impermanenceBCLocalNewsThe beginnings of the Tibetan Buddhist sand mandala being created in Coombs this week. It's expected to be complete by Sunday afternoon.
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Tibetan Buddhist Master Makes Rare Appearance on Maui - Maui Now

Tibetan Buddhist Master Makes Rare Appearance on Maui - Maui Now | tibetan buddhism | Scoop.it
Maui NowTibetan Buddhist Master Makes Rare Appearance on MauiMaui NowBy Katie McMailln Tibetan Buddhist Master, Yangsi Kyabje Kalu Rinpoche will be hosting several events on Maui, from August 16-18, at the Maui Dharma Center.
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A Young Tibetan Lama Prepares for a Greater Role - New York Times

A Young Tibetan Lama Prepares for a Greater Role - New York Times | tibetan buddhism | Scoop.it
Moneycontrol.comA Young Tibetan Lama Prepares for a Greater RoleNew York TimesWOODSTOCK, NY — At the age of 7, he was deemed to be the 17th reincarnation of the Karmapa — one of the most revered figures in Tibetan Buddhism — and whisked from the yak-hair...
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Dakinis in Tibetan Buddhism

Dakinis in Tibetan Buddhism | tibetan buddhism | Scoop.it
Dakinis, or 'sky-dancers' are female representations of enlightenment and enlightened energy, and play a big role in Tibetan Buddhist writings and teachings. Learn more about them in this article, as well as viewing images of several.
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