Rinpoche asks students to abandon eating meat and become vegetarian. Rinpoche also discusses animal liberation and other ways to benefit animals, and explains our karmic connection with animals.
Lama Zopa Rinpoche: Why Be a Vegetarian
Lama Yeshe: The Dangers of the Discriminating Mind
Happy New Year to all our friends and supporters! This special e-news includes a teaching on karma by Lama Thubten Yeshe.
Ösel discusses how to break negative habits and recognize our inner qualities.
Lama Yeshe: Life is Karma
An introductory teaching on karma given by Lama Yeshe, who explains that every action—positive or negative, good or bad—produces an appropriate result.
Lama Zopa Rinpoche discusses the direct and indirect benefits for all sentient beings that will result of the construction of a large Maitreya statue.
A public talk on how to bring peace and happiness to oneself and others.
The real enemy is ignorance, the self-cherishing thought, so there’s no reason to get angry with external conditions
We have the potential to be totally free from the suffering of samsara and its cause, delusion and karma.
A talk to workers at the hospice about the benefits of serving others with a sincere heart
Two discourses on topics including emptiness of the I, impermanence and death, and transforming problems
In this excerpt from Kopan Course No. 27 in 1994, Rinpoche explains that if the cause is not created, the result cannot be experienced.