Guru Rinpoche

Guru Rinpoche with two of his heart disciples.

Khandro Yeshé Tsogyel’s Prayer to Guru Rinpoche

For this Guru Rinpoche day, I would like to share with you Khandro Yeshé Tsogyel’s supplication to the Great Guru, or Mahā Guru, Padmasambhava. Yeshé...

Birth of Guru Rinpoche

Phakchok Rinpoche shares stories of the miraculous birth of Guru Rinpoche, the Lotus-born Master of Uḍḍiyāna....

What Can We Do If We Really Start To Freak Out? (Part 1 – Relying on the Love of the Buddhas)

Guru Padmasambhava as the guru we can all call out and supplicate in times of freaking out....

Khandro Yeshé Tsogyel’s Departure to the Copper-Colored Mountain

On this Guru Rinpoché day, I would like to share with you the account of Khandro Yeshé Tsogyel’s departure to the Copper-Colored Mountain at the...

The Visionary Journey of Shuksep Jetsün Rikdzin Wangmo

Today, I would like to share with you the account of the visionary journey to Zangdok Palri of one of the great female practitioners of...

Düdjom Lingpa’s Visionary Journey to Zangdok Palri

Today, I would like to share with you the story of Düdjom Lingpa’s (1835-1909) visionary journey to Zangdok Palri. Düdjom Lingpa was one of the...

Do Khyentsé Yeshé Dorjé’s Visionary Journey to Zangdok Palri

Today I would like to share with you the story of Do Khyentsé Yeshé Dorjé’s (1800-66) visionary journey to Zangdok Palri. Do Khyentsé was a...

Pema Lingpa’s Visionary Journey to the Copper-Colored Mountain

This month, I would like to share with you a brief account of Pema Lingpa’s (1450-1521) visionary journey to Zangdok Palri. Pema Lingpa was an...

Jamgön Kongtrul’s Visionary Journey to the Glorious Copper-Colored Mountain

This month I would like to continue with the accounts of great masters’ visionary journeys to Zangdok Palri with the last to cover among the...

Benefits of the Tenth Day of the Lunar Month

On this second Guru Rinpoche day of the lunar year of the pig, I wish to continue introducing you to Zangdok Palri, the Glorious Copper-Colored...

The Nectar for the Ears of the Fortunate

This Guru Rinpoche day letter being the first of the lunar year of the pig and after much consideration, I have decided to focus this...

Unlocking the Door of Blessings of the Great Perfection

Devotion and pure perception are the two keys needed to unlock the door of blessings of the Great Perfection. The more we develop them, the...