Don’t think of receiving, think of giving

  The first of the six perfections of the bodhisattva is giving, generosity, or as Lama Zopa Rinpoche likes to call it, charity, and the first of the three levels of giving, the easiest, is giving material things.   The second, much more difficult, is the...
Postcard 45 from Robina: New Delhi, Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Postcard 45 from Robina: New Delhi, Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Lama Zopa Rinpoche arrived in Australia the first week of September and went straight to Chenrezig Institute in Eudlo, Queensland, 100 km north of Brisbane. Chenrezig Institute had 40th anniversary celebrations going on. Photo Ven. Roger Kunsang. There were events...

Postcard 4 from Robina: Bendigo, Tuesday April 26, 2011

I’ve been back in Australia for ten days now. I arrived in Melbourne and picked up a car and drove the two hours north to Atisha Centre, near Bendigo. Lama Zopa Rinpoche has been teaching here since April 1; the last two weeks were for various initiations and...