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The Mantra Om Mani Padme Hum, by The Dalai Lama

Just as a jewel is capable of removing poverty, so the altruistic mind of enlightenment is capable of removing the poverty, or difficulties of cyclic existence and of solitary peace.

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The Dalai Lama Visits Mongolia: Whose Slapping Who with the Yellow Hat?

Two months ago, on November 18th, 2016 His Holiness the Dalai Lama arrived in Mongolia. He had been invited to speak by the Gandantegchinlen Monastery on issues of materialism and faith in the twenty-first century. 919 more words

Asia

Should India Rein In China's Dangerous Antics In Tibet?

By bringing its position on Tibet into alignment with China’s claim, India has not won Chinese gratitude; rather, it has boosted Beijing’s clout and encouraged Chinese re-engineering of transboundary river flows, on which India is critically dependent.

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China

Kalachakra: Turning the Wheel of Time

 One purpose of the entire Kalachakra Initiation is to turn the wheel of time, to accelerate our encounter with our own karma. Because the wheel is also symbolic of timeless bliss, we are also presented, as is the intention with all tantric practice, with an immanent opportunity to realize the nature of reality. 1,041 more words

Personal

Does Tibet’s New Governor Signal Change?

Does Tibet’s New Governor Signal Change?

On 16 January, the Chinese government announced the appointment of Che Dalha (known as Qi Zhala in Chinese) as the new chair (equivalent to governor) of the Tibetan Autonomous Region (TAR). 1,377 more words

International Relations

The Mantra Om Mani Padme Hum, by The Dalai Lama

It is beneficial to recite the mantra om mani padme hum, but while you are doing it, you should be thinking of its meaning, for the meaning of the six syllables is great and vast. 725 more words

Mahayana

Métro, boulot, dodo

Another long day is coming to an end and in times of work fatigue as right now, I often ask myself: “Why? Why work is… 1,009 more words

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