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Khenpo Tsultrim Lodro & David Presti- - The Scientist & the Monk- - Talks at Google

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How to Stay Away from Afflictions

How to Stay Away from Afflictions

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What to Do at the Time of Death

What to Do at the Time of Death

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Dependent Arising, Emptiness,and Modern Life  - Talk at Stanford

Dependent Arising, Emptiness,and Modern Life - Talk at Stanford

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What Actually Happens When We Die

What Actually Happens When We Die

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2016 Teaching Series in Canada Drawing the Line Between Worldly and Transworldly Buddhist Paths

Drawing the Line Between Worldly and Transworldly Buddhist Paths

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Entering into the Path of the Great Perfection

Entering into the Path of the Great Perfection

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2016 Teaching Series in USA The Three Principal Aspects of the Path –the Core of Buddha's Teaching

The Three Principal Aspects of the Path –the Core of Buddha's Teaching

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KHENPO'S HEART TEACHINGS

Khenpo's Blog 21.07.2017

Here, one sees, hears, smells and feels the ocean, but one cannot find the existence of mind. Mind dissolves into this pure blue space, into infinite freedom and peace…This perhaps is where we ultimately ...

Words Of Wisdom 21.07.2017

Although non-Buddhist traditions espouse beliefs that also proclaim some notion of emptiness, they fail to elucidate the void nature of all phenomena based on dependent origination. Their idea of emptiness is ...

Overseas Teaching 21.07.2017

Everything that is contained in all the eighty-four thousand paths of the Buddhist tradition can be condensed into two words: wisdom and compassion. Why these two words, wisdom and compassion? With wisdom, we ...

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The Right View

You may wonder why this topic is chosen. The reason is simply because even some veteran Buddhists in both China and Tibet do not know the real meaning and the scope of Buddhism. Other than the monastics, most farmers and nomads in Tibet think that to be able to help build a stupa or a magnificent temple from time to time, or to recite the six-word mantra of Avalokitesvara, will make them good enough Buddhists. But all these are just doing good deeds, not learning or practicing the Dharma. So, further explanation about Buddhism is certainly necessary.

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Buddhism, certainly Tibetan Buddhism, places great importance on happiness. However, the emphasis in Mahayana Buddhism is not on one's own happiness; it is the welfare of all sentient beings which is important. When we strive to bring joy to all beings, we can be sure of attaining even greater happiness for ourselves. This well-being ultimately surpasses any that material enjoyment can bring. Such is the Tibetan Buddhist view on happiness.