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    Water Blessings

    July 10, 2018
    From a beautiful film by DeAnne Elliott, Rinpoche gives water blessings at Cottonwood Creek, Crestone, Colorado, in 2011. May gentle … READ MORE

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    Fully Being: an online course by Tsoknyi Rinpoche

    Fully Being is a journey of discovery leading to a grounded body, an open heart and a clear mind. In this experiential course Tsoknyi Rinpoche offers unique, powerful and practical tools for traversing the spiritual path that returns to our fullness of being. Read more…

  • Flower


    The Pundarika Foundation membership program offers access to many of Rinpoche’s teachings and other benefits. It is open to everyone. CLICK HERE for more information and to sign up.

    Quote of the Day

    • One of the ways we look for fulfillment or confirmation is in the eyes of other people. We look to other people for confirmation of who we are, who we would like to be, or what we believe about ourselves.

      from “Open Heart Open Mind”
      (Chapter 4, p. 104)

  • Living Wisely

    • Working With Emotions

      Facing the day to day challenges we may encounter while attempting to integrate dharma into our lives:  this Living Wisely section includes themes and teachings on how to work with emotional issues and critical life events, as well as basic practice questions chosen from various retreats.   We have just added “Mingyur Rinpoche’s Ghost Hermitage,” … READ MORE

    • Loving Kindness and Compassion in the Dzogchen Tradition

      Loving Kindness and Compassion in the Dzogchen Tradition ~ from a talk by Tsoknyi Rinpoche   “Please listen to the teachings having generated the altruistic mind of bodhicitta: the wish to attain full enlightenment for the benefit of all sentient beings. Now we are at the stage of the path. There are two aspects to … READ MORE

    • Teaching by Adeu Rinpoche

      Emptiness and compassion are in unity. You practice and meditate, and naturally compassion will arise. READ MORE

    Retreats - Find All Programs

    • Lerab Ling, France: Retreat and Evening Talk

      August 1 - 5, 2018

      Lerab Ling has opened its August retreat to Tsoknyi Rinpoche's students, with his permission.  Please visit for more information and registration. Rinpoche will also give an evening talk August 5th called Meditation Explained Simply.More →

    • Rediscovering Essence Love

      August 10 - 12, 2018

      We all want and need the capacity to love and be loved unconditionally. We also seek the understanding and insight to work confidently with the challenges in our modern busy lives. Rinpoche teaches on how we can rediscover our spark of unparalleled brilliance, an unlimited capacity for warmth, openness, and…More →

    • Crestone Pre-Retreat Practice

      August 12 - 14, 2018

      Three days before the first Crestone retreat formally begins, students can begin to practice and acclimatize to the high altitude in Crestone through an audio and video mix of Tsoknyi Rinpoche’s guided meditations and dharma talks at the teaching tent each day on the Yeshe Rangsal retreat land. This pre-retreat…More →

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