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Padampa’s Advice 1

If you spend the present meaninglessly and leave with empty hands, Friends, a human life in the future will be very hard to find. –Padampa Sangye

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Mind Training: 1. Preliminaries

I bow to the Lord of Compassion.   My human life with all its freedoms, extremely rare, difficult to repeat— bless me with zeal, all day and night, to seize this opportunity.   My fragile body, like a water bubble, … Continue reading

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How to Transform Illness

This illusory heap of a body, which, like others, I possess— If it falls sick, so be it! In sickness I’ll rejoice! For it will exhaust my negative karma from the past, And, after all, many forms of Dharma practice, … Continue reading

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