Sogyal Rinpoche – Life’s purpose

Soygal Rinpoche about the nature of mind and the purpose of life Sogyal Rinpoche is geboren in Kham, in Oost-Tibet, en werd herkend als de incarnatie van een groot meester en visionaire heilige uit de 19e eeuw: Tertön Sogyal Lerab Lingpa. Toen hij zes maanden oud was, ging hij het klooster in van Jamyang Khyentse Chökyi Lodrö, een van de meest … Lees meer

His Holiness the Karmapa: The technology of the heart

His Holiness the Karmapa: The technology of the heart Ogyen Trinley Dorje is the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa, a revered figure in Tibetan Buddhism devoted to preserving and propagating Buddhist teachings. He talks about how he was discovered to be the reincarnation of a revered figure in Tibetan Buddhism. In telling his story, he urges us to work on not just … Lees meer

the Dalai Lama – Extract from ‘The Universe in a Single Atom’

“One of the most important philosophical insights in Buddhism comes from what is known as the theory of emptiness. At its heart is the deep recognition that there is a fundamental disparity between the way we perceive the world, including our own experience in it, and the way things actually are. In our day-to-day experience, we tend to relate to … Lees meer