Kindness and the good heart are important at the beginning, in the middle and at the end.
I have explained to some of my friends that ‘mind’ is only one word.
Certain teachers who are spreading Tantric teachings do lack knowledge
At his residence in Dharamsala, India on January 28th, 2006
A group of Southeast Asians visit the main temple in Dharamsala in 2012 for teachings by the Dalai Lama.
‘Passing through life, progressing to old age and eventually death, it is not sufficient to just take care of the body. We need to take care of our emotions as well.’ The Dalai Lama. (Buddhist film 34 minutes)
In September 2016 Piers Morgan met his Holiness, the Dalai Lama — and the pair talked about everything, from Mr Trump, to IS, to love and marriage and even celebrity culture. Watch the full (40-minute, uncut), fascinating discussion.
Just as a jewel is capable of removing poverty, so the altruistic mind of enlightenment is capable of removing the poverty, or difficulties of cyclic existence and of solitary peace. Similarly, just as a jewel fulfils the wishes of sentient beings, so the altruistic intention to become enlightened fulfils the wishes of sentient beings.