The Levels of Study of the Karma Kagyü at Larung Gar
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The Levels of Study of the Karma Kagyü at Larung Gar

  We were very pleased to host a talk with Khenpo Jamyang of Larung Gar in Golok on Monday, April 18th who discussed the Kagyu curriculum at the largest center of Buddhist study and practice in the world.  We will make this talk available online subsequently. Below is a list of the texts that Khenpo will be … Continue reading

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Words of Advice from Chatral Rinpoche

The world lost one of its greatest meditation masters and teachers in the past few days, Kyabje Chatral Sangye Dorje Rinpoche, at the age of 103 or 104.  Chatral Rinpoche was a teacher’s teacher — a bridge between the great teachers the 19th and early 20th centuries like Khenpo Ngagchung, Sera Khandro, and Dudjom Rinpoche to … Continue reading

Karma is Complex
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Karma is Complex

The Buddha, radically, interpreted the individual as a compound of many different elements, physical and mental—a psychophysical complex. Therefore our feelings, thoughts, emotions, memories, dispositions; our perceptual capability, our cognitive capacities, and our physical conditions—all are constantly interacting and impacting each other. And agents themselves are also continually interacting with other agents. Logically, then, we … Continue reading