An amusing story about HH The Dalai Lama

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An amusing story about HH The Dalai Lama

Postby Punya » Thu Feb 27, 2014 4:49 pm

I Took the Dalai Lama to a Ski Resort and He Told Me the Meaning of Life

In the mid ’80s, I was living in Santa Fe, N.M., making a shabby living writing magazine articles, when a peculiar assignment came my way. I had become friendly with a group of Tibetan exiles who lived in a compound on Canyon...

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If you’re practising Dharma, you practise it for enlightenment. Not for rights, not for freedom, not for justice, not for healing, not for getting better in a worldly way.

~Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche

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