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What's Your Goal?

What’s Your Goal?

An excerpt from a teaching called Intimacy with the Path by Jetsunma Ahkon Lhamo

Ask yourself again and again, “What’s the goal here?”  If you are more interested in expressing your fundamental, uncontrived, primordial nature which is free of discrimination, free of that which is complete and that which has just begun, in a joyful, symphonic […]

Astrology for 10/28/2016

10/28/2016 Friday by Norma

Love is in the air! A jubilant spirit is all-pervasive and makes you want to kick up your heels and dance! Do not, however, engage in spirited behavior in front of the authorities. Trouble. Direct your happiness toward the fulfillment of a long awaited goal. Today women are […]

Express Your Nature

Express Your Nature

An excerpt from a teaching called Intimacy with the Path by Jetsunma Ahkon Lhamo

I’ll tell you something about myself which may sound odd, being as I’m sitting on this throne in the middle of this Buddhist mandala here. I’m not a religious person.  I do not like spiritual dogma!  I do not like religion as […]

Astrology for 10/27/2016

10/27/2016 Thursday by Norma

An early rush to finish the job is followed by a round of diplomacy. Make your calls, contact the people you need to stay in touch with. A leader possesses the brilliance and insight to set things straight: Listen carefully and you’ll learn the secret path to your destination. […]

The Caretaker Vow

This was composed and witnessed by Jetsunma Ahkön Lhamo on August 31, 1986:

We the Caretakers of the Earth, dedicate ourselves to the liberation and salvation of all sentient beings.

We vow to work for the liberation of planet earth from the clutches of suffering, poverty, famine and death.  We vow to return in whatever form necessary, […]

The Root Teacher: Cutting Through Concepts and Giving Rise to Compassion

From a series of tweets by Jetsunma Ahkon Lhamo:

It never ceases to amaze me how many meditators and Buddhists continuously argue that altruism and compassionate activity are not part of the Buddha Dharma. And that one need not develop virtuous qualities or purify in any way. That one need not do charitable good works or […]