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8 May 2014
Mindfulness and Compassion Conference June 2014
There are a limited number of day tickets for sale for our Mindfulness and Compassion conference in June with the Mindfulness Association.  The price is £125 per day.   On Friday 27th June see keynote talks by Prof. Paul Gilbert, Rebecca Crane and Rob Nairn and attend one of the Friday afternoon workshops with Prof. Paul Gilbert...

31 Mar 2014
Important News About Drupon Rinpoche's Teaching Schedule
DruponRinpoche Due to unforeseen visa difficulties beyond our control, Drupon Rinpoche’s arrival in the UK this year will be delayed so his teaching schedule has to be changed. The new course dates for 2014 are: Meditation Retreat - 1st to 10th July Shedra - 11th July to 10th August 37 Practices of the Bodhisattva - 11th to 30th...

31 Mar 2014
Conference on the Life of Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche
Dear friends, We have entered the Year of the Wood Horse without the presence of our Precious Refuge Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche. As you all know, Akong Rinpoche was an exceptional Master who was supremely skillful in demonstrating the true teaching of Lord Buddha through his actions, who was always reliable and patient and who deeply...

2 Mar 2014
Losar Message from Choje Lama Yeshe Losal Rinpoche
Dear Friends, The Western New Year has already been and gone, and I know that at that time there is a tradition of making commitments to improve oneself and engage in virtuous acts. Now we are entering the Tibetan New Year of the Wood Horse. As Buddhists we want to make this New Year as good...

23 Nov 2013
Letter from Lama Yeshe Losal Rinpoche
LYRHeaderNew Dear Friends, Since the very tragic death of my brother, Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche, we have been overwhelmed by messages of sympathy and condolence. To those of you we have been unable to answer personally, I want to let you know how deeply grateful I am for your kind words of support. I feel the reason...

23 Oct 2013
Four Hundred Million Mantras
Chamgon Khentin Tai Situpa has requested that all students of Akong Tulku Rinpoche work together to recite *One Hundred Million of each of the following mantras*: Amitabha (Om Ami Dewa Hrih) Chenrezig, (Om Mani Peme Hung) Guru Rinpoche (Om Ah Hung Benza Guru Pema Siddhi Hung) and the short Dorje Sempa mantra (Om Benza Satto Hung)...

The Buddhist principle is to be everybody's friend, not to have any enemy.
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche
Meditation means simple acceptance.
Choje Lama Yeshe Losal Rinpoche
Only the impossible is worth doing.
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche
Whenever we see something which could be done to bring benefit to others, no matter how small, we should do it.
Chamgon Khentin Tai Situ Rinpoche
Freedom is not something you look for outside of yourself. Freedom is within you.
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche
Hasten slowly, you will soon arrive.
Jetsun Milarepa
It doesn’t matter whatever comes, stop judging and it won’t bother you.
Choje Lama Yeshe Losal Rinpoche
Whatever obstacles arise, if you deal with them through kindness without trying to escape then you have real freedom.
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche
To tame ourselves is the only way we can change and improve the world.
Choje Lama Yeshe Losal Rinpoche
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama
Strive always to be as kind, gentle and caring as possible towards all forms of sentient life.
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche
Every sentient being is equal to the Buddha.
Chamgon Kentin Tai Situ Rinpoche
Wherever and whenever we can, we should develop compassion at once.
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche
Reminding ourselves of how others suffer and mentally putting ourselves in their place, will help awaken our compassion.
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche