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Finish Line for KPL Construction

Donation Gifts for the Construction Fund This is an exciting time for Kunzang Palchen Ling! It is Bardor Tulku Rinpoche’s aspiration to see KPL’s construction [...]

Upcoming Programs

  • amitabha
    This practice is held on the full moon. At Kunzang Palchen Ling, on the full moon of each lunar month, we perform a session of the Amitabha [...]
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    Finding Nonduality: Meditation In Light of Neuroscience and Modern Psychology Cost: $20 Presentation by Zoran Josipovic, PhD, research scientist at NYU Cognitive Neurophysiology Lab, Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, and adjunct faculty for cognitive [...]
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    This study group is held on the first and third Thursdays of the month. The study will focus on Gampopa’s Jewel Ornament of Liberation. It would be good for all participants to have a copy. But if that is not possible, books can be [...]

Teaching Excerpts

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    Question: Concerning the recognition of the nature of mind, how can you find something when you don’t know what you’re looking for? If I’m looking for a pencil I know what it looks like, so I recognize it when I see it. Rinpoche’s answer: [...]
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    …sometimes we talk about a pure realm, for example the celestial realm of Vajrayogini, as though it were an external place—somewhere else; but then in this context we talk about it as something that is completely internal and present within [...]
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    How do you rest the mind in this immediate or present awareness? By not being distracted from the continuity of mere presence. Distraction from the continuity of mere presence occurs when we think about what is happening. Instead of merely [...]