THE SUNLIT SKY OF TULKU URGYEN RINPOCHE

THE SUNLIT SKY OF TULKU URGYEN RINPOCHE

In INSIGHTS by Erik Pema Kunsang01/23/20164 Comments What is the real purpose of meditation? What is the difference between an enlightenment experience and enlightenment? What does the awakened state have to do with our consciousness? When after intensive meditation, or unexpectedly, you experience a totally naked state of mind, how do you proceed? What is real progress for a meditator and what is the main catalyst for progress? You will find the answers to all these … [Read more...]

Naked Mind by Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche

Naked Mind by Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche

In this teaching on the mind instructions of the Dzogchen master Khenpo Gangshar, Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche explains how the veil of thoughts and emotions is lifted when we rest in the nature of mind as it is, without trying to alter it in any way. A kusulu is someone who leads a very simple, uncomplicated life and does things easily and without much effort. Similarly, in the resting meditation of a kusulu, we do not go through a lot of effort to do the meditation. It is not … [Read more...]