What Is Enlightenment? Issue 14, Fall/Winter 1998

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 9.39 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

His instruction was based on the premise that Buddhist ideology is eternal, and that Buddha would send emanations to complete the missions he had initiated. China launched its first Tibetan-language search engine this week -- one that bears a striking resemblance to a certain U. One very obvious feature in Buddhism is the element of faith and devotion. In order to answer these questions, we will have to look at some interesting facts about the Dalai Lama and the particular form of Buddhism he promotes in the context of the current geo-political game North Atlantic Treaty Organisation countries are playing with China.

The Power of Buddhism: His Holiness, the Dalai Lama with

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.98 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

To the Chinese government, he is the demon rebel, standing between Communist China and the takeover of neighboring Tibet. When the Dalai Lama says he checked, and it is not good to practice Dorje Shugden and that Dorje Shugden (or ‘Dholgyal’ as he says) is an evil Chinese spirit/ ghost as the Nechung Oracle has repeated to the Dalai Lama so often – then I have to say that he cannot be correctly taking into consideration the many Buddhists like myself, for whom Dorje Shugden only functions as a Buddha who inspires me to practice Je Tsongkhapa’s teachings.

Freedom in Exile: The Autobiography of The Dalai Lama

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.76 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Solving hunger will take more than money. I call these secular ethics, secular beliefs. He has frequently called on the Chinese to respect the basic human rights of the indigenous Tibetans and end the migration of the ethnic Han Chinese into Tibet. BOB ABERNETHY, anchor: We have a special report today on the plight and paradox of Tibetan Buddhists. The various groups that I sat with talked a lot about concepts like Mindfulness.

The Dalai Lama: A Policy of Kindness - An Anthology of

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 5.10 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

His Holiness emphasized that "whatever the outcome of the negotiations with the Chinese may be, the Tibetan people themselves must be the ultimate deciding authority." In that role the Dalai Lama has chosen to use peace and compassion in his treatment of his own people and his oppressors. Did you know that there is an inherent nervous system within the heart made up of 40000 neurons similar to brain neurons?

From Jimi Hendrix to the Dalai Lama: A Journey Through Times

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 7.10 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Kaplan, this could mean that "the next Dalai Lama might come from the Tibetan cultural belt that stretches across northern India, Nepal, and Bhutan, presumably making him even more pro-Indian and anti-Chinese". [228] The 14th Dalai Lama supported the possibility that his next incarnation could be a woman. [229] As an "engaged Buddhist" the Dalai Lama has an appeal straddling cultures and political systems making him one of the most recognized and respected moral voices today. [230] "Despite the complex historical, religious and political factors surrounding the selection of incarnate masters in the exiled Tibetan tradition, the Dalai Lama is open to change," author Michaela Haas writes. [231] "Why not?

The Many Ways to Nirvana: Discourses on Right Living by HH

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 5.26 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Desi Sangyé Gyatso, the author of the Mirror of Beryl, was the most powerful man in Central Tibet and had access to the very best library resources. I breathed in the incense while my husband held our infant daughter. There are numerous examples of these carryovers from what was a Buddhism-inspired legal system.30 Only a few of the entries above indicated some of these influences, the section on truthfulness and honesty, see supra part II.

My Spiritual Autobiography

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 8.74 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Through the diplomacy of Panchen Lobzang Chögyen, the king and his government had ceased hostilities against the Gelukpa from the moment of the Fifth Dalai Lama’s enthronement. THURMAN: For 30 years, from the ’50s to the end of Mao, they did the most violent thing. For example, on Friday March 7 2014, for the first time in history, the Washington National Cathedral, “a spiritual resource for our nation… for people of all faiths and perspectives”, would not open its doors to anyone who makes prayers to the Wisdom Buddha Dorje Shugden.

The Heart of the Buddha's Path

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 14.35 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

But, ultimately, and this is the whole point, it’s not the same light and it’s not the same candle. The Dalai Lama is the head of the dominant school of Tibetan Buddhism, the Gelugpa (or Yellow Hats). And that's needed, because the Tibetans have been driven into great destitution by their country being taken over by outsiders. The Dalai Lama has a special way of expressing himself and how he renders things, with some carefulness you can prevent to spread things the Dalai Lama never said.

The Dalai Lama and the Emperor of China: A Political History

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 5.40 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Rather, the observer must measure the state of the quantum system as a whole. It is my understanding that you and those with whom you worked have actually developed constitutions that try to adjudicate this problem. As Michael Goodman reported during His Holiness’ first US visit, head tilted back and eyes squeezed shut, he bursts into a gale of laughter…Like most Tibetans he is gifted with a keen sense of humor, and when he laughs his entire body takes part.

How to do Dalai Lama Meditation

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 10.81 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Despite that Jey Tsongkhapa propounded his own doctrine, in his life and literature that he composed he held all sects in equal reverence and studied them with equal devotion. After I sent the email I checked on the internet if these 18 rules are by the Dalai Lama, and, indeed they are a fake: Not again! According to the law, that person has done something very wrong, but if you carry out the death sentence, the children will have no one to care for them. He says he has planned the devolution “not because I feel disheartened”. “Tibetans have placed such faith and trust in me that as one among them I am committed to playing my part in the just cause of Tibet.” However determined he may be to cede his political role, the Dalai Lama will not find it easy to relinquish some of his responsibilities.