There are a few words of introduction by Gongdzö Ritröpa Chenpo who said that in order to achieve Enlightenment one must first meditate. In order to meditate so that we can achieve Buddhahood, we must realize the View.
“You must search for the meaning with your own mind. It is not enough to merely trust whatever Buddha said; Otherwise, the essential meaning can never be realised. Therefore, it is imperative to verify Buddha’s words with your own reason.”
We are delighted to announce the release of our second on-line article, this time focusing on Dzogchen. This piece was originally written as part of an article on Bön that Dmitry Ermakov was asked to prepare for the Russian Encyclopedia of Buddhist Philosophy in 2011.
Today we are celebrating our second anniversary as a registered Charity! Even though we are a very small – tiny! – organisation, we have good news from almost each of the last 12 months. Take a moment to rejoice with us. Paris – Moscow: Translating via Skype. Photo: Gleb Blinov. Summer 2018 – At the request of Khenpo Gelek Jinpa, we all worked really hard over the summer to translate the full DU TRI SU practice text from Tibetan into English in time for the Drubchen retreat to be held in Shenten Dargye Ling, France. Skype calls with Khenpo Gelek… Read more