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Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche teaches at Omega Institute

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Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche teaches at Omega Institute this October during “Compassion, Forgiveness & Resilience: A Buddhist Approach to Finding Strength Through Right Action,” along with David Kaczynski, brother of the “Unabomber,” and author Michaela Haas.

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At his North American seat, HH Karmapa confers blessings and teachings

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His Holiness Karmapa recently gave a series of teachings to the Karma Triyana Dharmachakra community in Woodstock, New York. On April 17th, HH Karmapa arrived at KTD Monastery, his North American seat established by the 16th Karmapa over 30 years ago. Upon his arrival HH Karmapa made prayers and gave blessings to the attendees. The […]

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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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Ponlop Rinpoche: Where Is Happiness?

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On his recent teaching visit to Karma Triyana Dharmachakra in Woodstock, New York in April, Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche examined our concepts of “happiness,” using both familiar and surprising examples!

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Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche on Mindfulness in Woodstock, NY

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Attendees at this weekend’s teachings by Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche at Karma Triyana Dharmacakra in Woodstock, New York (“Exploring the Four Foundations of Mindfulness”) may have heard a different approach to the dharma than they had expected.

The Four Foundations of Mindfulness is one of Buddhism’s most famed frameworks for working with the mind and awareness, both on and off the meditation cushion. . . .

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