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Introduction to Buddhism in Philadelphia

Studying Buddhism in Philadelphia!   We recently began our latest round of the Nalandabodhi Study Path with the Introduction to Buddhism course in Philadelphia. The Nalandabodhi Introduction to Buddhism course explores the basic principles of Buddhism and lays the foundation for deeper studies, including being introduced to the views of the different philosophical schools of […]

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Working with Stress

How do we work with stress in our every day lives? Here in the West we are often directly confronted with the stress of our hectic day to day schedules. In between running from one thing to the next, working, child care, and just trying to make ends meet, we are often at a loss […]

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Meditation – Getting to Know our Ordinary Mind

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Getting to Know our Mind with the Practice of Meditation  The practice of meditation is basically a process of getting to know yourself. How do you do it? By becoming familiar with your mind. Normally the mind is a whirlwind of thought, and meditation is a practice that calms this down and helps us develop […]

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Acharya Lhakpa Tshering – An Interview

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Acharya Lhakpa is greatly loved by those of us studying and practicing in Nalandabodhi Philadelphia, New York, and Connecticut sanghas. Recently we interviewed Acharya about what makes the Nalandabodhi Courses, developed by Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche, unique and different.

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The Power of Your Enlightened Nature

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Rebel Buddha – The Power of Our own Enlightened Nature “There’s a rebel within you. It’s the part of you that already knows how to break free of fear and unhappiness. This rebel is the voice of your own awakened mind. It’s your rebel buddha—the sharp, clear intelligence that resists the status quo. It wakes […]

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