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Integrating Your Practice: Advice from Phakchok Rinpoche

Phakchok Rinpoche provides practical experience on how we can structure our Vajrayana practice....
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Phakchok Rinpoche Answers Questions on Vajrayana Practice

In this teaching, Rinpoche answers a series of student questions about Vajrayana practice....
Path of Realization» Mahayoga Practices» Ground, Path, and Fruition» The Foundation

Eight Essential Points for Every Practice Session

In this document, Phakchok Rinpoche shares the eight essential points to hold in mind for any meditation session....
Path of Realization» Mahayoga Practices» Ground, Path, and Fruition» The Foundation

The Fourteen Root Samayas

Phakchok Rinpoche would like to share this document with all his Vajrayana students so they may regularly reflect on the fourteen root Samayas, the life-essence...
26 minutes
Path of Realization» Ground, Path, and Fruition» Mahayoga Practices

Bell and Dorje: Understanding Ritual Objects

In the Vajrayana context, practitioners utilize the bell and dorje as important symbolic ritual items. At the outer level, these two implements represent the indivisibility...
26 minutes
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Path of Realization» Ground, Path, and Fruition

Mahāsiddha Stories for Inspiration

Mahāsiddha stories may inspire us throughout our practice of the Buddhist path because we hear how people from all walks of life, and all types...
5 minutes
Sādhana Practice
2 minutes
Path of Realization» Ground, Path, and Fruition» Mahayoga Practices

Managing Sadhana Practice Skillfully

Managing sadhana practice is a big issue for many students. We may have received a number of empowerments and practices. We then may become confused....
2 minutes
Sadhana practice
7 minutes
Path of Realization» Ground, Path, and Fruition» Mahayoga Practices

The Benefits of Sadhana Practice

In this audio clip from February 2015 in Nepal, a student asks Phakchok Rinpoche about the benefits of practicing according to this type of ritual...
7 minutes
Path of Realization» Mahayoga Practices

Interview with Phakchok Rinpoche: Sadhana Ritual and the Vajrayana Path

Phakchok Rinpoche shares the importance of Sadhana Ritual as the key method to bring about wisdom on the path of Vajrayana....