Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse

Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse

Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse (Khyentse Norbu) is a Tibetan Buddhist lama who travels and teaches internationally and is also an award-winning filmmaker. He is the abbot of several monasteries in Asia and the spiritual director of meditation centers in Vancouver, San Francisco, Sydney, Hong Kong, and Taipei. He is also head of a Buddhist organization called Siddhartha’s Intent.

ARTICLES

A Readers Guide to the Sakya Master Chogyal Phakpa

Chogyal Phagpa Drogon Chogyal Phagpa, better known to the world as Chogyal Phagpa (or Phakpa) is one of the five great founding masters from the Sakya tradition in Tibet. This 13th century master was the nephew of Sakya Pandita. Before going into the various resources in print and online, included...
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Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche on Devotion

An Excerpt from  Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse’s Guru Drinks Bourbon  How to Generate Devotion Most of us think that because we have studied the Dharma for a while we have understood a few things. We may have understood a little, and we may have even had some fleeting experience. If we are...
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EVENTS

Siddhartha Festival 2018–“A Sadhana” with Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse

November 16–17, 2018 | Bodhgaya,

Siddhartha was born as an Indian prince, but he wasn’t born enlightened. It's tempting to deify him; to say a god walked amongst us, but that would go against everything he taught us. The moment Prince Siddhartha encountered suffering, he dedicated his life to find a way out of it, for himself...

SNOW LION NEWSLETTER ARCHIVE

Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche on the Meaning of Empowerment

What actually happens when we receive an empowerment? Here, Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche helps us to understand a little about it, in this adaptation from Entrance to the Great Perfection: A Guide to the Dzogchen Preliminary Practices, a compilation created by Cortland Dahl. The term “empowerment”...
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15,000 Witness the Enthronement of Dilgo Khyentse Tulku Ugyen Tendzin Jigme Lhundrup

The following article is from the Winter, 1998 issue of the Snow Lion Newsletter and is for historical reference only. You can see this in context of the original newsletter here. Yangsi Rinpoche's arrival in Procession (Photo: Vivian Kurtz) On December 5, 1997, the Enthronement...
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The Golden Letters

The following article is from the Summer, 1996 issue of the Snow Lion Newsletter and is for historical reference only. You can see this in context of the original newsletter here. The Tibetan Teachings of Garab Dorje, First Dzogchen Master trans. & ed. by John Reynolds foreword...
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Jewel Mountain: Khyentse Rinpoche On FIlm

The following article is from the Autumn, 1992 issue of the Snow Lion Newsletter and is for historical reference only. You can see this in context of the original newsletter here. H.H. the Dalia Lama and H.H. Dilgo Khentse Rinpoche. Photo: Bill Warren The Jewel Mountain, a fifty-eight...
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