Featured Articles and Journals: Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche

November 24, 2013
Earlier this month, The New Yorker online interviewed Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche while he was getting ready to speak at the New York Society for Ethical Culture.  The Sakyong is the leader of the Shambhala tradition, which believes in the inherent...
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November 11, 2013
As you may know, this weekend Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche visited New York City.
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July 27, 2013
Maybe you've heard people say that they don't need to do sitting meditation because they do other things that have meditative qualities. "My yoga is my meditation," they say, or running or music or knitting or any repetitive activity.
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January 25, 2013
What is the enemy, wrongdoing?
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June 16, 2012
Let's just be.
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June 2, 2012
We think of meditation as something that separates us from the world, that takes us, perhaps, to Vermont for a long weekend. Allowing feelings to simply be, to connect us with our humanness, gets at the basic sense of feeling worthy to be.
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April 4, 2012
So the question is: What do I want? Is it something clothes can give me?
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February 11, 2012
The permanent source of joy is our love, not another person.
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October 22, 2011
Does the red string around my wrist offer protection, or is it just Buddhist bling?
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October 1, 2011
The ego does not always speak in your best interest; it speaks in service of preserving itself. When you see that, once in a while you can step out from under, feel the lightness of your true nature, and fly.  
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July 2, 2011
The things you want to say speak volumes when you can’t say them.
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April 20, 2011
(Follow Ethan on Facebook or Twitter) Did you know that an ancient meditation teaching says that in order to get enlightened, you have to get enough sleep? It's true.
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February 25, 2011
(follow Ethan on Facebook or Twitter) I thought it was good to take a moment to talk about Buddhist perspectives on working with emotions. The three quotes below come from three of my personal teachers, beginning with my main teacher Sakyong...
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January 3, 2011
I’ve been off the blogging map for the last few weeks. With a very full schedule ahead, it felt like time to go more inward (without going on formal retreat), to reflect on the year that passed and the year ahead. I spent a lot of time...
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