Orgyen Tobgyal promotes violence In Paris last year at the Rigpa Centre, Orgyen Tobgyal Rinpoche publicly said about spiritual teachers, "Such great beings, whether it coresponds to western ideas or not, if they kill somenone, no problem," and "Beating hard increases wisdom." Click here to see notes on the full talk. The quotes above are … Continue reading Dangerous Ideas that Support Abuse
Dzongsar Khyentse's Rigpa London talk has been posted on You Tube. It's in two parts. They're 4 hours in total. You could listen on your phone with ear buds in while you clean the house, or weed the garden or drive to work! Or not. Anyway, if you watch them, let us know your thoughts, … Continue reading Dzongsar Khyentse’s London talk.
The following, written by Topden, appeared first as a comment on a Facebook post as a reply to someone who essentially said they were finding it hard to see anything positive about DZK’s talks because they had experienced abuse at the hands of two Tibetan Lamas who were operating under the same belief system as … Continue reading Another View on DZK’s talks
Dzongsar Kyentse's talks in Europe have begun. The first, in Berlin, was titled "Vajrayana Buddhism in the Modern World" and it has been uploaded unedited to the Rigpa videos You Tube channel in both English and German. It also appears on the Sidharta's Intent channel. It's 3 hours, so quite a committment to watch, so … Continue reading Vajrayana Buddhism in the Modern World.