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by Russell
Sun Jul 28, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: Dharma in Everyday Life
Topic: Unsure how to heal from broken dharma friendship
Replies: 14
Views: 600

Re: Unsure how to heal from broken dharma friendship

If you are interested in dzogchen find yourself a qualified dzogchen teacher. i actually am already involved with a rich nyingma lineage of Dudjom Rinpoche The problem is not where to take my practice, it's how to heal Ok great. Then no need to worry about seeing your friend again due to yourself v...
by Russell
Sun Jul 28, 2019 6:10 am
Forum: Dharma in Everyday Life
Topic: Unsure how to heal from broken dharma friendship
Replies: 14
Views: 600

Re: Unsure how to heal from broken dharma friendship

If you are interested in dzogchen find yourself a qualified dzogchen teacher.

Like this:


or this:
https://www.ligminchalearning.com/tenzinwangyal-live/

both on live streaming today.
by Russell
Thu Jul 04, 2019 6:30 pm
Forum: News & Current Events
Topic: Dalai Lama Says A Female Successor Must Be Attractive...
Replies: 29
Views: 1347

Re: Dalai Lama Says A Female Successor Must Be Attractive...

That doesn't strike me as a Tibetan perspective at all, that is just more of the same politically correct madness that these statements are poking fun at. It is simply a factual statement, our culture is like this, he is being honest, he says it jokingly because he is culturally aware that he is say...
by Russell
Sat Jun 29, 2019 5:03 pm
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: A Non-Zen Koan For Vajrayana Students
Replies: 35
Views: 1918

Re: A Non-Zen Koan For Vajrayana Students

There are two modes of knowing here, truth for you and objective truth. You received enormous benefit from your teacher who was obviously realised to you, this is (your) truth, when you go further than this into what a teacher is like for others and what is happening for others you don't know and ca...
by Russell
Sat Apr 27, 2019 3:50 pm
Forum: Dharma in Everyday Life
Topic: I can't forgive
Replies: 17
Views: 648

Re: I can't forgive

by Russell
Fri Dec 28, 2018 5:05 pm
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: Wrathful deities
Replies: 70
Views: 4217

Re: Wrathful deities

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by Russell
Thu Sep 20, 2018 8:08 am
Forum: Dzogchen
Topic: Dzogchen Community of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu
Replies: 6764
Views: 697301

Re: Dzogchen Community of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu

Lukeinaz wrote:
Wed Sep 19, 2018 11:38 pm
Does the collective practice book have the Tibetan?
yes.
by Russell
Wed Sep 05, 2018 12:04 pm
Forum: Dzogchen
Topic: Dzogchen Community of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu
Replies: 6764
Views: 697301

Re: Dzogchen Community of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu

Assuming you are in Colorado, try the contacts listed on this page. http://dzogchencolorado.com/contact/

or these..
http://tsegyalgar.org/contactus/
by Russell
Mon Jun 18, 2018 12:38 pm
Forum: Dzogchen
Topic: Thoughts on Dzogchen without buddhism?
Replies: 131
Views: 9185

Re: Thoughts on Dzogchen without buddhism?

Maybe this kind of approach will suit you..



http://www.simplybeing.co.uk/
by Russell
Thu Jun 07, 2018 9:29 am
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: Poverty spirits
Replies: 6
Views: 587

Re: Poverty spirits

https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=smBEDwAAQBAJ&pg=PT207&lpg=PT207&dq=the+encumbered+pattern+or+poison+of+the+ratna+family&source=bl&ots=aQ01QqQwOV&sig=f6_Kt33Urg-nng0-p4dURmV3WoE&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiW5oiAkcHbAhXJLMAKHZwKAXQQ6AEIKTAA#v=onepage&q=the%20encumbered%20pattern%20or%20poison%20of%20th...
by Russell
Wed May 16, 2018 4:01 pm
Forum: Dzogchen
Topic: Trekchod/pointing out instructions
Replies: 26
Views: 3304

Re: Trekchod/pointing out instructions

On today and tomorrow.. http://www.ligminchalearning.com/twr-live TWR LIVE is an innovative way to connect with Tenzin Wangyal Rinpoche, the ancient Tibetan teachings, and fellow students around the world through regular live broadcasts that can be easily viewed on Rinpoche’s Facebook page. All broa...
by Russell
Tue Dec 05, 2017 3:50 pm
Forum: Nyingma
Topic: Nyingma in London
Replies: 46
Views: 7170

Re: Nyingma in London

For events in Dzogchen community centre in London see here:
https://www.lekdanling.org/whats-on/
by Russell
Sun Dec 03, 2017 12:39 am
Forum: Dzogchen
Topic: Dzogchen Community of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu
Replies: 6764
Views: 697301

Re: Dzogchen Community of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu

I like this, preview for yourself.. "This book is a rich collection of precious teachings given by the renowned Dzogchen master Chögyal Namkhai Norbu to his students around the world in order to benefit their understanding of the Dzogchen tradition and its value in the modern world. Dzogchen, or the...
by Russell
Mon Nov 20, 2017 4:23 pm
Forum: Dzogchen
Topic: Yantra yoga health and knees
Replies: 7
Views: 1050

Re: Yantra yoga health and knees

Yes for yantra yoga there are modifications for the postures. I dont know what they are sorry. In general with yoga or tai chi you need to be careful with the knees, if you strain them a little each time you practise this effect accumulates over time and then you get a more serious problem. The knee...
by Russell
Mon Mar 06, 2017 10:46 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Qigong and Buddhism
Replies: 4
Views: 798

Re: Qigong and Buddhism

Lots of free info here, and if you leave your email you get the first chapters of a book on qigong: http://www.energyarts.com/qigong

Also: http://www.taichimaster.com/category/buddhism/
by Russell
Fri Feb 10, 2017 11:54 am
Forum: Dharma in Everyday Life
Topic: Overcoming jealousy
Replies: 10
Views: 1283

Re: Overcoming jealousy

You realise that the person who dismissed your experience was acting from jealousy themself? And it is painful to be hated, resented, dismissed like that. So maybe your conclcusion is a little distorted, becasue after that you want to come back to feeling a special little trooper again just like eve...
by Russell
Fri Jan 20, 2017 12:35 am
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: Resources for Learning Tibetan
Replies: 20
Views: 2330

Re: Resources for Learning Tibetan

Johnny Dangerous wrote:Don't know what you're looking for, but I ended up going with "Translating Buddhism From Tibetan":
http://www.shambhala.com/translating-bu ... betan.html
This helps you learn the vocabulary with audio for that book:
http://www.memrise.com/course/486486/ti ... ary-audio/
by Russell
Fri Jul 01, 2016 11:03 am
Forum: Engaged Buddhism
Topic: How to find the balance between compassion & serenity?
Replies: 10
Views: 2334

Re: How to find the balance between compassion & serenity?

Remember to see this as something for you , the bigger you maybe, but you didnt do all this just for others, you did this so you can learn more how to be a part of our interconnected universe. It challenged you in ways beyond your normal capacities, and it all worked out in the end. So you got help ...

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