Tag: in-depth


Refuge in the Three Jewels (Discovering Buddhism)
June 24, 2017

Refuge in the Three Jewels (Discovering Buddhism)

Get informed about what it means to take refuge in the three jewels - the Buddha, his teachings, and the spiritual community). Find out about the lay vows, refuge commitments and essential practices. (This course...


March 08, 2017

The Spiritual Teacher (Discovering Buddhism)

Take the time to investigate the role of the teacher on the spiritual path: the need for a teacher, the qualities to look for in a teacher, the responsibilities of the student, and how to...


Easter Nyung-Ne Retreat
March 08, 2017

Easter Nyung-Ne Retreat

A challenging yet rewarding retreat on Chenrezig the compassion buddha. This purification method involves keeping physical discipline, meditation and prostrations, and silence and fasting on alternate days. It is especially useful for people whose schedules...


March 08, 2017

Introduction to Tantra (Discovering Buddhism)

Learn the meaning of tantra, how tantra works and why it is such a powerful form of practice. Get a broad overview of the four classes of tantra and learn how to practice simple kriya...


February 18, 2017

From Tibetan to English to Understanding

As English speakers, we chant many of our prayers in Tibetan phonetics and rely heavily on translations from Tibetan. We may well understand the general meaning of these recitations, but important subtleties are inevitably lost...


March 08, 2017

Three Kayas of the Buddha

A once-a-month teaching on the profound and inspiring topic of the three bodies of a buddha - the ultimate nature, the emanating light body and the human form we can relate with. Included in this...


February 01, 2017

Presenting the Path (Discovering Buddhism)

Get an overview of the entire Buddhist path to awakening. Hear about the life story of the Buddha and study the basic teachings of Buddhism. Discover the unique system for putting Buddhist philosophy into practice...