Browsing All posts tagged under »tsem tulku rinpoche«

Gratitude Praktis 2010

January 19, 2010


GRATITUDE PRAKTIS Intention:  to write about (at least once a week, or more hopefully)  10 things I am grateful for, messages, inspirations, reflections, insights—inner and outer gifts I have received from the Friendly Universe! Gratitude Praktis January 18, 2010 1)  Watching Avatar with dear friends today!  Protect and Honor the great Mother in all her […]

Online dharma talks ~ Tsem Tulku Rinpoche

January 17, 2010


Another online archive of H.E. Tsem Tulku Rinpoche’s video teachings on!  Rejoice! May I have a chance to hear a dharma talk given by Tsem Tulku Rinpoche, in person, in this lifetime!

Alone with Memories (a poem)

December 27, 2009


Alone With Memories A Poem Composed by Tsem Tulku Rinpoche to His Guru Sadness and loneliness are my forced friends, Loving in lands forever foreign as I have no home… Sounds of my Guru’s damaru evokes a time long gone, As it plays in my head all day long… More – – – – – […]

Honoring Change & Transformation

December 6, 2009


Image from What happens when feelings, love and relationships change in their form of expression? “You must love in such a way that the person you love feels free.” ~Thich Nhat Hanh What am I doing when I don’t honor this shift in being between people, between me and myself? “…waste no time in […]

On Equanimity: A Natural State of Mind

November 23, 2009


On Equanimity:  A Natural State of Mind by H.E. Tsem Tulku Rinpoche Selected Quotes from Dharma Talk Ego manifests either as happy or sad, it is the same emotion playing games on you. Divine anger like Yamantaka… Divine anger does not arise from delusional states… Our mind can be deceptive.  Anger can be positive.  Tears […]

On the Practice of “Begging”

November 22, 2009


On the Practice of “Begging” by Tsem Tulku Rinpoche Selected Quotes from Dharma Talk So what’s very important now is to build something here so that the Buddhadharma will have a physical strong stable tangible structure for Buddhism to grow. My life’s aim is to bring Buddhism to those who are ready, those who are […]

The Joy of Surrendering

November 14, 2009


“Surrender means opening up your wounds, pain, suffering and desires. Surrender means you are ready to hear the truth. “ -extracted from If Not Now, When? Peace Edition by H.E. Tsem Tulku Rinpoche   • Buddha taught the enemy is within ourselves, hence these teachings are the dharma. If the enemy wasn’t inside, no need […]


September 27, 2009


Trusting in the truth arising… Faith – trusting my own deep experience… Depth of experience, intuition, inner truth, inner guru within… – – – – – – – – To support and offer confidence to others on their Path …this is the greatest happiness! To generate confidence in fulfilling one’s own Path …this is the […]

Offer ~ Dharma Work

September 19, 2009


Dharma work as dharma praktis. Working mindfully, working joyfully for the sake of all beings… Meeting the teachings of H.E. Tsem Tulku Rinpoche online and having the fortune to visit Kechara House this summer, I got the chance to catch  a glimpse of  “dharma at work” through the many means of  service that Kechara House […]

Rejoice for Mama Jenny!

September 19, 2009


Mama Jenny Inspires! I met Mama Jenny during a visit to Kechara House this summer.  I had read about her aspiration for ordination from one of the postings on the Kechara House website earlier in the year.  When I got to Kechara House this summer, I was hoping she’d be one of the persons I’d […]