That which arises from the Body, Speech and Mind of the Buddhas cannot be treated like ordinary possessions. They are extraordinary.
That which we ourselves have set aside to honor the Body, Speech, and Mind of the Buddhas cannot be used in ordinary ways.
That which has been honorably, nobly offered to the Buddhas cannot be taken […]
From the Palyul.org website:
“His Holiness Karma Kuchen Rinpoche and all Palyul tulkus, khenpos, lamas, nuns, and students offer their strong heart-felt prayers for the victims of the recent earthquake.
This quake occurred in North Eastern Kham in an area historically called Gapa (once known as the Nangchen Kingdom). The Chinese name for the area […]
His Holiness Penor Rinpoche and Jetsunma Ahkon Lhamo at KPC-MD
“As human beings who live for about 80yrs, we have been sleeping for about 40 of those years. Of the 40 years awake we spend most time on worldly activity where we accumulate the five poisons of the afflicted mind. There are very few who […]
Why do people “like” to hate? What is the engine, the mechanism that drives hate? I think it is fear. Fear of loss; mostly fear of failure.
Most haters are terrified to let go of their rage. They think without it they will lose all: or cease to be. Could not be more wrong!
Letting go of […]
A YouTube Video Teaching by Jetsunma Ahkon Lhamo:
Ani Kunzang with Rosie from Taras Babies Animal Rescue
From a series of tweets by @ahkonlhamo:
I am now a #Vegan, but how can I rejoice when animals are still slaughtered and tortured for their flesh and skin every day?
I #rescue animals, but how can I be happy when dogs, puppies, cats and […]
A red Cardinal sits on a snowy Pine bough, all fluffed up, right outside my window, looking in. Bet he’s cold. When I see nature in it beauty and suffering, I think of the Bodhicitta. How pith. How essential. There is no Enlightenment without it.
Often we see Dharma students discuss, pontificate, and indulge in masturbatory mental […]
Jetsunma Ahkon Lhamo
Long Life Prayer for Jetsunma Ahkön Lhamo
ZHI YING TRÖ DREL GYUR MED DORJE AH
The Vajra AH is the unchanging foundational sphere, free from contrivance.
ZHI NANG GAG MED KÖN CHOG TSA SUM DANG
The unobstructed appearance of the foundation is displayed as […]