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Who Is Jetsunma Ahkon Lhamo?

Who Is Jetsunma Ahkon Lhamo?

His Holiness Khenpo Jigmey Phuntsok gave the following commentary on the recognition of Jetsunma Ahkon Lhamo on July 30, 1993 at Kunzang Palyul Choling in Poolesville, Maryland

 

Padma Norbu Rinpoche was discovered by the fifth Kongtrul Thupten Chokyi Dorje. Thubten Chokyi Dorje by indicating who Padma Norbu Rinpoche’s parents would be. When [...]

Astrology for 8/20/2014

8/20/2014 Wednesday by Norma

A sentimental journey begins today. Nostalgia rules! Spend time with those who matter most to you and talk about old times and old friends. Expect to burst into tears when your heartstrings are touched, and expect it of others too. You will spend time analyzing why you are weepy, (” I [...]

Astrology for 8/19/2014

8/19/2014 Tuesday by Norma

The exact words come that express your truest wish. Speak up! Messages, communication, paperwork- all these things lead to what is most important. “Speak now or forever hold your peace,” a marriage vow instructs, and so should you. After you’ve spoken your piece, go out and have fun. Happiness prevails. Dress [...]

Giving Hope and Finding Forgiveness: From "The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying"

Giving Hope and Finding Forgiveness: From “The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying”

The following is respectfully quoted from “The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying” Sogyal Rinpoche:

GIVING HOPE AND FINDING FORGIVENESS

I would like to single out two points in giving spiritual help to the dying: giving hope, and finding forgiveness.

Always when you are with a dying person, dwell on what they have accomplished [...]

Astrology for 8/20/2014

8/20/2014 Wednesday by Norma

A sentimental journey begins today. Nostalgia rules! Spend time with those who matter most to you and talk about old times and old friends. Expect to burst into tears when your heartstrings are touched, and expect it of others too. You will spend time analyzing why you are weepy, (” I [...]

Astrology for 8/19/2014

8/19/2014 Tuesday by Norma

The exact words come that express your truest wish. Speak up! Messages, communication, paperwork- all these things lead to what is most important. “Speak now or forever hold your peace,” a marriage vow instructs, and so should you. After you’ve spoken your piece, go out and have fun. Happiness prevails. Dress [...]

Astrology for 8/18/2014

8/18/2014 Monday by Norma

The news is the news today. Pay attention, something’s going on and everybody’s talking about it. Emotional satisfaction is associated with talk, so express yourself. If you can say it, you can solve it! New inventions and new ideas prevail, and you are temporarily drawn away from your true task: organizing, [...]

Astrology for 8/17/2014

8/17/2014 by Norma

All you feel like doing is lounging on the couch and eating. It’s fine. You’re wiped out after an energetic week. Relax, take it easy and enjoy doing nothing. Everyone feels a bit off their game for most of the day. But things start picking up in the late afternoon when a [...]

Astrology for 8/16/2014

8/16/2014 by Norma

You’re in a three way squeeze play. Buy something and you’re disappointed, give love and you’re ignored, offer support and it’s declined. The open door lies with groups or friends. A group can do something that nobody can do alone. Join up! Call friends! Detailed instructions tell you exactly what to do, [...]

Astrology for 8/15/2014

8/15/2014 by Norma

A steady energy kicks off the day. Everything is stable and secure, until it isn’t! An emotional setback hurts your pride, and at the same moment a soft voice tells you what to do. Ignore your pride and follow the voice. Certain things must be kept secret in this time of bombastic [...]

Astrology for 8/14/2014

8/14/2014 Thursday by Norma

Brilliance characterizes this day! Brains, genius, inventiveness, all of these forces are highlighted. Got a great idea? Put it to work! A peppy, zippy spirit has people high-five-ing each other and feeling good. Alas, less benevolent forces also feel good, so it’s important to remain aware of those around you. Leaders [...]

Astrology for 8/13/2014

Wednesday by Norma

Love is in the air! Romance blooms, and Romeo is under the balcony serenading his beloved. Romance your love, and let yourself be wooed! Give speeches declaring how wonderful your love is, write letters and proclamations. Four planets in Leo bring out both the dignity and also the ham in everybody. Go [...]

Astrology for 8/12/2014

Tuesday by Norma

Two different modes prevail today. What’s most obvious is that pomp and circumstance rule. Put on your best outfit, attend impressive events and let pageantry reign! Impressive people and events are everywhere. Be respectful of the powerful people you meet today, and you will meet them! Shoot off fireworks, have marching bands, [...]

Astrology for 8/11/2014

Monday by Norma

People wake up happy today. A soft, inspiring energy or person brings peaceful thoughts. A willingness to accept whatever comes your way brings a sense of happiness. Marcel Marceau said, “Do not the most moving moments of our lives find us all without words?” Pay close attention to an inspired person, someone [...]

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