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New Offering from Rinpoche!

Announcing a new offering to begin this evening, Saturday, June 8th! A video clip from the online course, FULLY BEING, as taught by Tsoknyi Rinpoche, will be posted weekly on his Facebook page for 4 months. To learn more about the full course, visit www.fullybeing.org.

Pundarika Pilgrimage October 2020

PUNDARIKA PILGRIMAGE October 2020 Please note this is not a Pundarika Foundation sponsored pilgrimage. For more information about this trip, contact Tour Director Gerardo Abboud at:  gerabboud@gmail.com Tentative Itinerary Prices and registration details will be available on November 1, 2019. Itinerary subject to final confirmation of flight availability and timings. The tour consists of four …

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World Economic Forum 2019

Rinpoche will be teaching about happiness and leading morning meditations at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, from January 21-25. To follow the events at Davos, you can use this link: https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2018/11/how-to-follow-davos-2019/

Stupa Consecration: Louisville, KY – 10/31/2018

Tsoknyi Rinpoche helped to consecrate a new Stupa on the grounds of Spalding University in Louisville, Kentucky, October 31, 2018. Rinpoche said that this was an auspicious date because it marks the conception of the Buddha. In a truly remarkable Rime’ collaboration, Tsoknyi Rinpoche empowered the consecration along with Geshe Rabgyal and monks from the …

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From Crestone, August 2018

“Having severed the basic root of mind, may we see the natural face of the view.  By knowing the uncontrived ways of resting, may we be steady in the naturalness of meditation.  Through taking whatever occurs on the path, may we find the natural spontaneity of the conduct.  By freeing errors into basic space, may …

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Awakening Mind Essence in This Life and the Bardo – Nova Scotia 11/2-8/18

In our daily lives, every moment offers us the possibility to realize the essence of our mind nature.  In this retreat, Tsoknyi Rinpoche teaches how to skillfully practice the teachings of Dzogchen to prepare for the bardo experience. This is an advanced retreat. Qualifications are: a full open retreat with Tsoknyi Rinpoche or Mingyur Rinpoche where …

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Water Blessings

From a beautiful film by DeAnne Elliott, Rinpoche gives water blessings at Cottonwood Creek, Crestone, Colorado, in 2011. May gentle rain come forward ending this season of drought. Thanks to Doug Beechwood for filming this exceptional moment.

On Fundamental Happiness

This is a meditation and talk given in the Fall of 2017 at the First Presbyterian Church in Salida, CO. Mark Elliott of Crestone Films has been kind enough to provide us with this wonderful piece. https://youtu.be/5i8zCEaPWBA

On Essence Love: Why We Need It, Even Though We Are It

(An exquisite offering by student Tim Hinkle while recently on retreat in Northern California with Rinpoche) To be human in these times is to have a backlog of unmet, unloved issues (“bananas, German sausages, beautiful monsters”) within us. Whether we want to be happy, healthy citizens of samsara or we aspire to dissolve our karma …

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