Inspiration from Tsoknyi Rinpoche

“I am very happy to share this picture of the Tashi Jong togdens who have come together to celebrate Guru Rinpoche once a year here in India.  Many of these yogis have been in retreat for 20 years or more. It is inspiring to know that in this dark age of fighting, war and turbulence … READ MORE

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Khamptrul Rinpoche in UK Today

Today, Khamptrul Rinpoche reached the UK safely and was graciously greeted by Tsoknyi Rinpoche, followers, and supporters of Tashi Jong. Some of these pictures were taken by Tsoknyi Rinpoche on his cell phone to commemorate Khamptrul Rinpoche’s first teaching in the West happening in the UK right now with over 200 students from around the world. … READ MORE

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Dreamlike Journey and Next Project!

Dreamlike Journey: a documentary film by Sofia Abboud (see links below for free streaming and download!)  In October 2011, Tsoknyi Rinpoche went on a pilgrimage with a group of his students to some of the Buddhist holy sites in India, Nepal and Bhutan. Dreamlike Journey is a recollection of that trip, a visual journal requested … READ MORE

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When the Iron Bird Flies: NEW release with extra bonus scenes!

The latest DVD release of When the Iron Bird Flies includes extra bonus scenes! For example, a meeting with Khandrola (the oracle) and Rinpoche with his Mind Life conference group in Dharamsala — Khandrola sings a 10-minute spontaneous “Song of Compassion,” and the new release includes a clip of Tsoknyi Rinpoche talking about Intelligent Guts.  … READ MORE

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Dreamlike Journey Documentary

DREAMLIKE JOURNEY  is a magical travel journal about a Buddhist pilgrimage made in 2011 by Tsoknyi Rinpoche and a group of his students and close friends to India, Nepal, and Bhutan.  Beautifully filmed and produced, the film takes us to the inauguration of a nunnery in northern Nepal, walks us through the places Lord Buddha … READ MORE

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Rinpoche in Oslo: Liberating the Heart

Rinpoche began his 2014 teaching tour at Karma Shedrup Ling Retreat Center near Oslo, Norway (March 30 – April 4, 2014).  Below are heart-felt impressions of “Liberating the Heart, Fearless Love: A Dzogchen Approach” by retreatant Heide Koch and exquisite portraits by Olivier Adam (www.olivieradam.fr) “Six days of silent retreat in the Norwegian woods—what could … READ MORE

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Losar Tashi Delek! Year of the Wooden Horse

Dear Friends and Students, I’m now in a very sacred place, the center of all the Buddhas. Buddhism came out of Bodhgaya; many past Buddhas became enlightened here, and many future Buddhas will become enlightened here. Right now, I am receiving teachings from Khenchen Namdrol Rinpoche on the Guhyagarbha tantra, one of the highest tantras. … READ MORE

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Tsoknyi Rinpoche Featured in Hong Kong Newspaper

Visiting Tibetan Buddhist Master Explains the Benefits of Meditation (Note:  This article appeared in Hong Kong’s newspaper, the South China Morning Post on November 25, 2013, after Rinpoche’s historic teachings there.) “As the practice of meditation gains mainstream acceptance, a visiting Tibetan Buddhist master tells Chan Tse Chueen (tsechueen.chan@scmp.com) how it has helped him. “For … READ MORE

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Historic Retreat in Hong Kong!

by Lizzy Grindey “Rinpoche traveled to the Far East in October 2013 to teach for the first time in Hong Kong. Stepping in for his younger brother, Tsoknyi Rinpoche gave four days of teachings on the Bardos to Mingyur Rinpoche’s close-knit and dedicated sangha at Tergar Asia. It was a pleasure to see the local … READ MORE

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Tsoknyi Gechak Ling Picnic Days

October 2013 by Fionnuala Shenpen (Director/Tsoknyi Gechak School) “To mark the end of the traditional rain retreats, Tsoknyi Rinpoche joined us at Tsoknyi Gechak Ling for two picnic days. Rinpoche’s maternal grandfather, Lama Tashi Dorje, his mother Mayum la, wife Chime la and two daughters, Kunchok la, on a short trip home from her studies … READ MORE

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