Dear Friends Near and Far, I apologize for the lateness of this Guru Rinpoche Day message. Guru Rinpoche Day was on September 23rd. We have been on pilgrimage for the the past week and have been unable to send this video messsage until now due to wifi issues. We were just at the Tharpaling monastery of […]

Guru Rinpoche Day’s Message
(26th July 2015)

Dear Friends Near and Far,    On this Guru Rinpoche Day that marks the anniversary of Guru Rinpoche’s birth, I would like to share some lines from The King of Samādhi Sūtra. The King of Samādhi Sūtra was taught directly by Buddha Śākyamuni and is the root text of all Sūtra Mahāmudrā teachings. It explains […]

Guru Rinpoche Day’s Message 26th June 2015

Dear Friends Near and Far, When the sun rises, it dispels the darkness so we can see things clearly. Wisdom, or insight (prajna) is like the sun, because it enables us to see things clearly. If we have yet to understand the fundamental importance of the mind, it is a sign that wisdom has not […]

Guru Rinpoche Day’s Message (28th February 2015)

Dear Friends Near and Far, I hope you are all well and happy and have been able to find time to practice today. This precious Guru Rinpoche Day falls in what is called ‘the multiplying month’ according to the Tibetan calendar. This means that this month the strength of one’s actions are multiplied 100,000 times. […]

Guru Rinpoche Day, 29th January 2015

Dear Friends Near and Far, I hope you are all well wherever you may be. On this precious Guru Rinpoche Day, the first in 2015, I would like to share with you all some quotations from The King of Samadhi Sutra, a very profound teaching given by Buddha Shakyamuni. In the eleventh chapter of the […]