RELYING ON THE DHARMA

(Illustrations by Ugyen Dem)

"Rely on the Dharma; Never give up on the Dharma" – Milarepa (one of the greatest Yogis)

For the last seven to eight months since t ...

26-Aug-2018    Read More

The Secret Guru Padmasambhava

~ Talk by His Eminence Gyalwa Dokhampa at the Mountain Echoes 2016

When I was about 15 years old, one of my Gurus told me that in our prayers we say that the entire universe is Guru. And he asked me if I actually understood what that means? This entir ...

29-Nov-2017    Read More

Wisdom: Enlightenment without Gender

Dakini

Dakini is the wisdom or emptiness aspect of enlightenment. It does not refer only to the feminine forms. It is the wisdom that eliminates he five poisons caused by the ego, such as desires, anger, ignorance, pride and doubt. Everyone, male and female ...

14-Mar-2017    Read More

Boddhicitta & Attachment

Teaching by His Holiness Gyalwang Drukpa

There are many different kinds of emotions and these are actually projections of our mind.  Emotions are not something separate from our own mind but, of course, we see ...

14-Mar-2017    Read More

Refuge

‘Refuge’ and ‘Bodhicitta’ are terms special to Buddhism. The special Buddhist practices of refuge and Bodhicitta are a kind of starting point of the spiritual path. Bodhicitta is like a stimulant for your path.
To start with we should have the attitude of refuge. In o ...

07-Aug-2016    Read More