Benefits of Green Tara Practice


Lama ZangmoKagyu Samye Ling 2004This morning we are going to look at the Green Tara practice. Read more

The Paramita of Generosity


By Khentin Tai Situ Rinpoche The practice of generosity is to give what is worthwhile and to give it with non-attachment. Read more

Buddhism and Death


By Ken Holmes Read more

Letter from Lama Yeshe Losal Rinpoche


Dear Friends, Read more

King Gesar of Ling Stories


King Gesar of Ling StoriesKagyu Samye Ling 1997,translated by Pema Lama © Rokpa Trust, Scotland, UK Akong Rinpoche asked Uncle Sherab to tell the story of Gesar of Ling because Uncle Sherab knows a lot of Gesar stories and also Rinpoche said a lot of people think the Gesar story is just some mythical, made up story, which it is not. Read more

The Four Seals of Mahamudra


They are: Read more

The Psychology of Freedom


By Rob Nairn   So, we'll start by settling the mind. Read more

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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