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Your Motivation Makes Any Practice Equally Beneficial to Others

[From a teaching on Essence of Wisdom: Stages of the Path, Part 15, by Lama Tashi Topgyal. Translated by Lama Yeshe Gyamtso.] Any practice you do that is motivated by the sincere desire to help all beings — whether it is Chenrezig meditation, Guru Rinpoche meditation, meditation on a peaceful deity or a wrathful deity […]

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Whatever You Give is Truly Yours

[From a teaching on Songs of Barway Dorje by Bardor Tulku Rinpoche given at KPL in 2017. Translated by Lama Yeshe Gyamtso.] Because of the practice of imaginary offerings we tend to be a little skimpy on the practice of actual offerings. For example,  if you can afford to make more offerings, you should not think that […]

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Everything is Amrita

[From a teaching on Essence of Wisdom: Stages of the Path, Part 15, by Lama Tashi Topgyal. Translated by Lama Yeshe Gyamtso.] What is the nature of amrita? What is really meant by amrita? This is the key point: it’s not just that some things that exist, such as the five meats and five nectars, […]

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