We can’t just blindly meditate, says Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche. Our practice must be illuminated by deep, critical study of the Buddhist teachings.
Here’s a short primer on the four main schools of Tibetan Buddhism and some of their key practices.
Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche, a master of the Karma Kagyu tradition of Tibetan Buddhism, has died after a brief hospitalization.
The Pema Chödrön Foundation has granted the deed to the residential property that they purchased for Pema Chöling to the community.
A teaching on the practice of Mahamudra by the late Kagyu master Traleg Kyabgon Rinpoche.
A Buddhist center in Columbus, Ohio that was destroyed by arson fire in January 2016 has raised $1.5 million dollars toward its $2.3 million goal to rebuild.
The two claimants to the title of “Karmapa” have released a joint statement seeking to heal a decades-long rift in their community.
Tibetan translator Christopher Stagg died in a car accident on October 1, 2018. In tribute, we are republishing this excerpt from his recent translation of The Hundred Thousands Songs of Milarepa, which was featured in the Winter 2017 issue of Buddhadharma.
Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche presents the essential teachings of Mahamudra and its three main approaches to practice, each offering effective methods for directly pointing out mind’s true nature.
Who was Jamgon Kongtrul and who are his successors?