An ancient picture of our Teacher's Teacher in India on the facebook page of Mahayana Sutra and Tantra Center of Washington, DC

An ancient picture of our Teacher's Teacher in India on the facebook page of Mahayana Sutra and Tantra Center of Washington, DC http://www.mstcdharma.org/

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This older photo is of the late Sermey Khensur Rinpoche Lobsang Tharchin, founder and teacher of the Mahayana Sutra and Tantric Center of Washington, DC, standing near one of the Tibetan Refugee Settlement schools. The late Khensur Rinpoche taught at Tibetan settlement schools in Darjeeling, …

Oh, wait, is this a Buddhist?“When someone steals another's clothes, we call them a thief

Originally shared by +Gianmichael Salvato

“When someone steals another's clothes, we call them a thief. Should we not give the same name to one who could clothe the naked and does not? The bread in your cupboard belongs to the hungry; the coat unused in your closet belongs to the one who needs it; the shoes rotting in your closet belong to the one who has no shoes; the money which you hoard up belongs to the poor.” – St. Basil

 

"As Messed Up as Ever" ~ Tenzin Palmo

Quote below. So, when yoga or other teachers talk about realizing your "Self," I'm like is this really a good idea?

Originally shared by +Just Dharma Quotes

As messed up as ever ~ Tenzin Palmo
http://justdharma.com/s/d6gek

Once I’ve sorted myself out and really figured out who I am the I’ll be alright.” But years down the line people are still as messed up as ever. The problem is we’re identifying ourselves with the wrong thing. Identifying ourselves with the 'I' we solidify ourselves, but it’s also why people feel so lonely and alienated and can only respond to their computers.

Tenzin Palmo

source: http://on.fb.me/1amDymG

 

108 Likes on Facebook! Yeeesssshh!

108 Likes on Facebook! Yeeesssshh!

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