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Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche on Compassionate Action and the Power of Emotions

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Last week Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche taught on Compassionate Action in New York. This weekend he teaches on the power of emotions in Washington D.C. This theme follows the recent teachings given by His Holiness Karmapa in Seattle on A Call to Compassionate Action.

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HH Karmapa on joining the heart and mind in Manhattan

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During his recent visit to New York City, His Holiness Karmapa met with the New York Tibetan community, visited the Rubin Museum of Art, viewed a modern Tibetan art exhibit, and attended a poetry reading at the Lhatse library. On his final evening in Manhattan on April 14th, HH Karmapa gave a teaching on “Joining […]

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Should We Practice Mindfulness of Body? Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche

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Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche gives simple and direct instructions for how to bring oneself to the present moment by practicing mindfulness of body. Rinpoche presented this in the context of teaching “the four foundations of mindfulness” (body, feelings, mind and phenomena) at KTD Monastery in Woodstock, NY. April 2014. Enjoy!

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How Do Our Habits Work? – Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche

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How do our habits work? How do they become part of us? In this short video, Rinpoche takes a humorous closer look at the habits we want to give up. From a teaching on “the four foundations of mindfulness” (body, feelings, mind and phenomena) given at KTD Monastery in Woodstock, NY in April 2014.

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Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche – Taking Care of Our Mind

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In this short clip, Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche talks about taking care of “our most precious and valuable resource” — our mind. Rinpoche says, “Through this mind we experience every single moment of our life, right? We are relying on this mind to be happy, and we are relying on it to be stable. Emotionally stable? Is that an oxymoron?” . . .

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How Our Mindfulness Helps Others

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If we want to help others, what’s the best way to go about it? Where do we begin? Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche tells us how our mindfulness can make a real difference for others, as well as for ourselves. In Rebel Buddha: A Guide to a Revolution of Mind, Rinpoche says that “mindfulness is your ally,” […]

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