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HH Karmapa Video Stanford University

His Holiness the 17th Karmapa, head of the Kagyu lineage of Tibetan Buddhism, spoke at Stanford University’s Memorial Auditorium on March 17, 2015 on “Caring Connections: Compassion, Technology and the Environment.” We hope you enjoy this video of the dialogue in its entirety!

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Should We Practice Mindfulness of Body? Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche

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 the video!

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Compassion

How do Buddhist teachings become a lifestyle? – Mitra Tyler Dewar

What are the signs and the process by which the teachings become a part of our lifestyle? How does “helping others” manifest in this process? In this candid interview, Mitra Tyler Dewar shares his thoughts about how we can engage our Buddhist practice in daily life, in ways that make a real and lasting positive shift in our lives and in the lives of those around us.

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How Do Our Habits Work? – Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche

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

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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