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Buddhadharma Review of Open Heart, Open Mind

“What’s striking about Tsoknyi Rinpoche’s new book, Open Heart, Open Mind, is that it’s so personal,” writes Michael Sheehy in his Buddhadharma review (Summer 2012). “It’s unusual for a lama to open up about his own vulnerabilities and fears, particularly in print, and Tsoknyi Rinpoche does so in a way that is both touching and …

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Tsoknyi Rinpoche on the Lesson of a Leaf

“As we work with the various meditation practices,” writes Tsoknyi Rinpoche for The Huffington Post, “a genuine transformation begins to occur. Our attachment to a self as a solid entity begins to soften and melt, and we begin to reconnect with the openness and warmth of our essential nature. Unfortunately, many of us get caught …

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Tricycle Book Club Discussing Open Heart, Open Mind

Tricycle.com readers are reading Tsoknyi Rinpoche’s Open Heart, Open Mind at the Tricycle Book Club. Pick up a copy and join the discussion – going now through the end of April! In the following, co-author Eric Swanson introduces the book and gives us some ideas to chew on for the discussion. “From the moment we …

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Tara and Daniel Goleman Say Open Heart, Open Mind Is “Lively and Profound”

“Tsoknyi Rinpoche has a unique way of integrating heartfelt wisdom, brilliant clarity and playfulness on the path to awakening. In these lively and profound pages we feel the pleasure of being with Rinpoche as his delightful stories evoke a path of practical psychological insights and spiritual methods. Open Heart, Open Mind offers anyone who wants …

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Richard Gere Calls Tsoknyi Rinpoche a “Wonderful Teacher”

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3-J562oN0oI[/youtube] “Tsoknyi Rinpoche is such a wonderful teacher, engaging on so many different levels,” says Richard Gere – actor, director and founder of the Gere Foundation, dedicated to alleviating suffering and advocating for the people of Tibet. “Rinpoche is perfect for students to gravitate to him because he’s so accessible and so willing to change …

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Sharon Salzberg Calls Open Heart, Open Mind a “Treasure Trove of Wisdom and Love”

“Designed both for people new to meditation and those with long experience, Open Heart, Open Mind is a treasure trove of wisdom and love. It is a book filled with practical exercises, personal anecdotes, humor, compassion, clarity, and an expansive view of how we can each have a better life.” —Sharon Salzberg, author of Lovingkindness …

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