Featured Articles and Journals: chogyam trungpa rinpoche

February 8, 2016
“DE is a way of doing. DE simply means doing whatever you do in the easiest most relaxed way you can manage which is also the quickest and most efficient way, as you will find as you advance in DE.You can start right now tidying up your flat, moving...
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October 24, 2014
This is not content. This will not be syndicated or pushed through social networks. This was not rewritten with a keen eye for SEO. It will not go viral. Less than 1% of 1% of 1% of the people on earth will ever be aware that this existed.Early...
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December 16, 2013
If you’ve never made your own snowman, you’ve seen someone else do it, either on television, or in person. If you’ve never made a snowman, you’ve made a sandcastle, or seen someone do that.
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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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August 1, 2013
IDP's month-long Metta Meditation Marathon begins today.   Ethan* and I came up with the idea in June, as a way for our community to connect with each other during August, a time when many are traveling and on vacation.   For 30...
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July 29, 2013
Inquiry into the death of influential Buddhist Meditation, Master Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche, crashes my computer and sheds light on the human condition.
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March 15, 2013
I believe it was Dr. Seuss who said: All Alone! Whether you like it or not, Alone will be something you’ll be quite a lot. -from Oh, the Places You’ll Go!
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January 25, 2013
What is the enemy, wrongdoing?
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October 19, 2012
Ego keeps busy trying to build a wall around itself, to shut itself away from the “other.” Then, of course, having created this barrier, immediately the ego also wants to communicate with the other, which it now perceives as “outside” or not part of...
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September 15, 2012
Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche defined sacred space as "a space that is recognized with heart and mind, that radiates a particular atmosphere you cannot help but feel."
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August 8, 2012
Making your bed trains the mind and makes the magic possible.
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August 1, 2012
I'm not telling you to make the world better, because I don't think that progress is necessarily part of the package. I'm just telling you to live in it. Not just to endure it, not just to suffer it, not just to pass through it, but to live in it....
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June 16, 2012
Let's just be.
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May 19, 2012
The definition of art, from this point of view, is to be able to see the uniqueness of everyday experience. Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche
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April 25, 2012
How we present ourselves to the world is an expression of how we feel about ourselves.
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March 3, 2012
When you're hot you're hot. And when you're not, you're not. No problem.  
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January 21, 2012
Does meditation make you prettier?
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November 5, 2011
    From the Sex Pistols to the Mountain Goats, why it's Buddhist, and how it relates to October snow. A view into my discursive musical mind.
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October 23, 2011
(Follow Ethan on Facebook and Twitter) A list of Steve Jobs' favorite books and most influential reads was just published on Huffington Post, and it includes Shunryu Suzuki Roshi's Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind,  Chogyam Trungpa...
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October 7, 2011
With all the buzz about Occupy Wall Street this week, I love even more that the heading on the IDP’s “About Us” page reads: Get Connected. Because We Already Are. The mission, as articulated under this heading, explains that the...
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September 9, 2011
Over the last few months, I’ve been repeating a mantra of sorts to myself. Almost daily some moment arises where I think to myself: “I am not my thoughts; I am not my feelings.”
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September 3, 2011
There’s a Zen meal chant that says in part, “This food comes from the efforts of many workers, past and present, And its advantages give us health and well-being and promote strong practice. Seventy-two laborers brought us this...
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August 17, 2011
I’ve been a “serious” meditator for a little over a year now. And it took me an entire frenzied year of consistent practice, globe trotting to exotic spiritual destinations, studying with a Tibetan lama, and amassing an enormous...
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August 16, 2011
"...you know our minds are pretty fixed, even if we’re basically nice people, our mind is set in its way with many layers of habitual tendencies. " - Acharya Eric Spiegel  
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