Dzogchen Community of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu

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Post by Lhasa » Mon Sep 26, 2016 1:25 am

Johnny Dangerous wrote:
Lhasa wrote:I looked up Arcidosso time on google and it is currently 2am there, and my clock says 7pm, so they are seven hours ahead of me....so 10 am their time is 3am my time.
That was my figuring too, gtm+2 should be 12pm though right? So seven hours less should be 5am same day.
arggh, my eyes are crossed, lol. I'm central time, if you are pacific, it should be 1am, same day. You can also search '10am Arcidosso time is what time pacific time' and it will tell you.

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Post by Johnny Dangerous » Mon Sep 26, 2016 1:48 am

Lhasa wrote:
Johnny Dangerous wrote:
Lhasa wrote:I looked up Arcidosso time on google and it is currently 2am there, and my clock says 7pm, so they are seven hours ahead of me....so 10 am their time is 3am my time.
That was my figuring too, gtm+2 should be 12pm though right? So seven hours less should be 5am same day.
arggh, my eyes are crossed, lol. I'm central time, if you are pacific, it should be 1am, same day. You can also search '10am Arcidosso time is what time pacific time' and it will tell you.

Hmm, couldn't find it. How do you figure? I'm just using the gmt+2, and using worldtimebuddy...
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Post by Lhasa » Mon Sep 26, 2016 2:14 am

Johnny Dangerous wrote:
Lhasa wrote:
Johnny Dangerous wrote:
That was my figuring too, gtm+2 should be 12pm though right? So seven hours less should be 5am same day.
arggh, my eyes are crossed, lol. I'm central time, if you are pacific, it should be 1am, same day. You can also search '10am Arcidosso time is what time pacific time' and it will tell you.

Hmm, couldn't find it. How do you figure? I'm just using the gmt+2, and using worldtimebuddy...
I just put 'what is current time in Arcidosso ' in the google search and it tells me what time it is there right now. Then I check my clock and see they are seven hours ahead of me. So 10am their time minus seven hours is 3 am my time, 1am your time. That is the best I can explain it.

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Post by Johnny Dangerous » Mon Sep 26, 2016 2:18 am

Are we talking about the same teaching? I was going by this:
webcast.dzogchen.net wrote: Message from Chogyal Namkhai Norbu
27th Sept. 10-11am. (Merigar West, GMT+2)
I want to give a teaching and transmission
of Guru Dragphur practice. It should go on the open webcast.
With many Tashi Delegs NN.
Anyway, I'll take your word for it and shoot for 1am Tuesday morning.
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Post by Lhasa » Mon Sep 26, 2016 2:40 am

yes, same teaching

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Post by Vasana » Mon Sep 26, 2016 7:02 am

Use this timezone converter to be sure.

https://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/converter.html
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Post by maybay » Mon Sep 26, 2016 7:04 am

Joelbjaques wrote:I always have a hard time adjusting time
But Pst should Be 1am Monday morning.
Thanks if anyone can confirm
Are u sure you are using PST and not PDT? Transmission starts as Tuesday begins (midnight) for PST or 1am Tuesday for PDT.
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Post by Joelbjaques » Mon Sep 26, 2016 2:07 pm

Thank you confusion it a daily game haha

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Post by Joelbjaques » Tue Sep 27, 2016 1:49 am

It's 1:00am Tuesday Pst according to Tsegyalgar East:adjusting from Conway time. TY

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Post by Boomerang » Tue Sep 27, 2016 8:47 am

lelopa wrote:There will be an open webcast at 27th Sept. 10-11am - (middle european summer time ?)
teachings on Guru Dragphur & transmission of practice.
The webcast begins 13 minutes from the time of this post.
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Post by Joelbjaques » Sun Oct 02, 2016 4:51 pm

I would like to know where to find the printed text for the mantra of Dragphur for those that want to participate in the WW event?

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Post by florin » Sun Oct 02, 2016 5:59 pm

Joelbjaques wrote:I would like to know where to find the printed text for the mantra of Dragphur for those that want to participate in the WW event?
I believe guru dragpur is not included in the Anniversary of Adzom Drukpa transmission.
But rinpoche may give some additional lungs after transmission .
You can find the mantra in the Tun Book.
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Post by makewhisper » Wed Oct 05, 2016 11:49 pm

Are there any students of ChNN on DW who live in Oregon? The Berkeley DC website mentions there are groups of committed practitioners in Oregon. If so PM me?
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Post by makewhisper » Tue Oct 11, 2016 2:49 am

Does Rinpoche ever give lungs for secondary practices during WWT?
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Post by florin » Tue Oct 11, 2016 8:21 am

makewhisper wrote:Does Rinpoche ever give lungs for secondary practices during WWT?
Yes he does.
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Post by makewhisper » Tue Oct 11, 2016 9:45 am

florin wrote:
makewhisper wrote:Does Rinpoche ever give lungs for secondary practices during WWT?
Yes he does.
Thanks!
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Post by makewhisper » Tue Oct 11, 2016 2:49 pm

Based on p. 126, people with iPads and iPhones were having issues with the webcasts in 2012. Is this the case in 2016? I noticed the webcast site has specific feeds for iPads and iPhones. Just wanna be sure I'm not going to miss out on the next WWT! Thanks again!
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Post by heart » Tue Oct 11, 2016 5:32 pm

makewhisper wrote:Based on p. 126, people with iPads and iPhones were having issues with the webcasts in 2012. Is this the case in 2016? I noticed the webcast site has specific feeds for iPads and iPhones. Just wanna be sure I'm not going to miss out on the next WWT! Thanks again!
Connect 5 minutes before, Rinpoche normally is there before it starts and the webcast is running.

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Post by Kelwin » Fri Oct 14, 2016 2:23 pm

Can anyone explain to me why, within the context of Dzogchen and the DC specifically, the practice of Shitro is so significant? I am of course aware of it's relation to Bardo teachings, the dying proces, how the peaceful and wrathful deities represent our whole being, etc. But somehow there seems to be more, where it is considered more direct than any other Maha-/Anuyoga system. Why?
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Post by makewhisper » Sat Oct 15, 2016 12:45 pm

Can anyone comment, either here or via PM, on the cultivation of bodhicitta in DC practice? What practices are best for developing bodhicitta?
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