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The Mahasiddhas of Buddhism have led very different and controversial lives in times both...
Manjushri is most often depicted as a male Bodhisattva wielding a flaming sword in...
On 1st July 1948 in the Year of the Earth-Ox, Zasep Tulku Rinpoche, the...
While filming a spirit summoning ritual performed by a native tribe in Malaysia, we...
His Eminence Trehor Kyorpen Rinpoche was a was a great yogi of both the Tantric generation and completion stages. A learned scholar and erudite...
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In general, a Dharma Protector serves to protect the Dharma, its precepts and precious teachings as well as the practitioners. To be specific, it...
According to His Holiness Kyabje Trijang Rinpoche, the Dharma Protector Dorje Shugden is a fully enlightened Buddha who appears in the form of a...
These videos contain rare and never-seen-before footage of oracular monks who mysteriously took spontaneous...
Venerable Karchen Lobsang Chodar was born in Shigatse, central Tibet. At a very young...
I have always been inclined towards Buddhism from a young age, but my knowledge...
ཆོས་སྐྱོང་རྡོ་རྗེ་ཤུགས་ལྡན་ནི་རྗེ་བཙུན་འཇམ་དཔལ་དབྱངས་ཀྱི་རྣམ་སྤྲུལ་ཞིག་ཡིན། ས་ཀྱ་དང་དགེ་ལུགས་པའི་རྩ་ཆེན་བླ་མ་དང་མཁས་དབང་རྣམས་ཀྱིས་རྡོ་རྗེ་ཤུགས་ལྡན་ནི་ཆོས་སྐྱོང་ཡིན་པ་ལོ་བརྒྱ་འཕྲག་གསུམ་དངོས་གནས་གཏན་ལ་འབེབས།
Ever since I began my daily Protector practice, things started to change for me. My mind became calmer and my anger issues started decreasing....
On 2nd June 2016, Shar Gaden Monastery along with many disciples across the globe celebrated the 13th birthday of H.E. Domo Chocktrul Rinpoche, the...
Last year in June, my family and I had to face the inevitable with the sudden passing of my father. We were unprepared. My...
H.H. the 11th Panchen Lama recently bestowed the Kalachakra initiation at his New Palace near Tashi Lhunpo Monastery, the first to be held publicly...
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H.H. Kyabje Trijang Rinpoche composed a very special prayer to Dorje Shugden called Dothey, which is a request...
Dorje Shugden’s Mantra

Dorje Shugden’s Mantra Hot

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In essence, mantras are the holy energies of the Buddhas in the form of sound. Reciting mantras of the...
Diamond Path: A Daily Sadhana of Dorje Shugden
The Diamond Path sadhana invokes upon two forms of Manjushri - Lama Tsongkhapa and Dorje Shugden. Using traditional sources,...
royjripns
June 10, 2015
How beautiful a teaching! You taught us a lot about guru devotion just by explaining how you first encountered Shugden... So blessed.
ragger101
July 10, 2015
Thank you Rinpoche for making the teachings public. You did not need to, but you did. I have received many benefits from attending and doing the Dorje Shugden pujas for just these 2 months. With folded hands I humbly thank …
His Eminence Zawa Tulku Rinpoche
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Founded by the 53rd Gaden Setri Gyaltsen Sengge of Gaden Monastery in 1748, Taktsang Lhamo Setri Monastery is from...
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  • Valentina Suhendra on Dorje Shugden's pilgrimage sites
    2 days, 16 hours ago

    Dear Jeffry Thank you for your question. There are many places in the world that are associated with Dorje Shugden. Some of them are listed below: 1. Wu Tai Shan or five peak Mountain in China. It is said that this is one of Dorje Shugden's abodes. 2. Kechara Forest…

  • Jeffry William on Dorje Shugden's pilgrimage sites
    3 days, 3 hours ago

    Hi all,

    I am keen to visit Buddhist holy pilgrimage sites in the future especially which related to Dorje Shugden. Is there any site that is still possible to be visited around the world ?

    Thank you.

    Kind Regards,
    Jeffry

  • Beatrix Ariane on Moving to a new appartment
    6 days, 6 hours ago

    Hi

    I am moving in to a new appartment. The building itself is new so I am the room's first occupant. However, just to be safe I would like to know how to protect myself from evil spirit.

    Thank you.

  • Beatrix Ariane on What is Dharma?
    6 days, 6 hours ago

    Hi Valentina,

    I am interested with this discussion. What is the definition of idle talk?

    Thank you.

  • Valentina Suhendra on What is the difference between wrathful and peaceful emanation of Dorje Shugden?
    6 days, 19 hours ago

    Dear Jeffry Thank you for your question. Dorje Shugden appeared in peaceful or wrathful form depending on the need of the practitioners. Sometimes, the practitioners are more receptive to the peaceful form of Dorje Shugden while others are more receptive to the wrathful form of Dorje Shugden. There is no…

  • Valentina Suhendra on Serkym offering to Dorje Shugden
    1 week ago

    Dear Jeffry Thank you for your question. When you practice offering the serkym to Dorje Shugden, please visualise the liquid or beverage you offer as divine nectar that continue to expand to fill the entire ocean. The ocean represents everything that is desirable and pleasant to the five senses (sight,…

  • Jeffry William on What is the difference between wrathful and peaceful emanation of Dorje Shugden?
    1 week, 1 day ago

    Hi, I want to ask about is there any difference or circumstances why Dorje Shugden manifest in wrathful expression but in other environment and condition, he appears as peaceful emanation? Is there any difference whether we visualizing wrathful or peaceful DS during our mantra recitation practice? Thank you. Kind Regards,…

  • Jeffry William on Serkym offering to Dorje Shugden
    1 week, 5 days ago

    Hi,

    I want to ask how to practice Serkym, what need to be visualized during the prayer and what is the substitution of Serkym tools when I'm travelling?

    Thank you.

    Kind Regards,
    Jeffry

  • Valentina Suhendra on Kawang Prayer
    1 week, 5 days ago

    Dear Fong Thank you for your question. It is best to visualise the offerings as explained in the Kawang teaching videos: http://www.dorjeshugden.org/media/kawang-prayers-to-dorje-shugden If you have difficulties in visualisation, maybe it will be helpful to set up the wrathful offering in front of you. My best wishes for your practice Valentina

  • Jeffry William on Three main tradition in Buddhism
    1 week, 6 days ago

    Hi,

    Buddhism is widely known as having 3 main tradition in the world comprise of Theravada, Mahayana, and Vajrayana. Thus, I want to ask is there any difference in the term of Enlightenment and the method of achieving that state in between those 3 tradition?

    Thank you.
    Kind Regards,
    Jeffey

  • Valentina Suhendra on What is Dharma?
    1 week, 6 days ago

    Dear Valencia Thank you for your question. As a new person to the Dharma, you can start by taking refuge in the three jewels (i.e., Buddha, Dharma, and Sangha) and avoiding 10 non-virtues (i.e., killing, stealing, sexual misconduct, lying, divisive talk, harsh talk, Idle talk, Craving/ coveting, Ill-will, wrong views).…

  • Valentina Suhendra on First step toward enlightenment
    2 weeks ago

    Dear Prashant Thank you for your question. Congratulation!!! I am happy that you plan to embark on the practice and study of Buddhism. First of all you can start reading books on Tibetan Buddhism. You can find a good recommendation on what books to read from this article: http://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/buddhas-dharma/books-that-are-a-must-read.html At…

  • Valentina Suhendra on Dorje Shugden practice
    2 weeks, 2 days ago

    Dear Jeffry Thank you for your question. The followings are some benefits of receiving Dorje Shugden sogtae (Dorje Shugden’s Life Entrustment Initiation): - one receives a lineage transmission filled with blessings stemming from the lineage lamas that can be traced all the way back to the time of Buddha Shakyamuni.…

  • Prashant on First step toward enlightenment
    2 weeks, 2 days ago

    Hi all, Until recently I was an atheist,but then a few days ago Lord Buddha appeared to me in my dream. I have been studying Buddhism and now feel a connection towards it, as it is also starting to makes sense to me. How do I put myself on the…

  • Valencia on What is Dharma?
    2 weeks, 2 days ago

    Hi,

    I would like to know more about Dharma and how to apply it in our daily lives. Do you mind giving me some sort of guideline on how achieve it?

    Thanks

  • Fong on Kawang Prayer
    2 weeks, 2 days ago

    It's always been said that it is very good to do the visualizations. Is it alright to visualization on part for each recitation e.g. drawing of blood for 1 recitation , then wrathful flower for the second recitation and so on and so forth? Or, do we have to visualize…

  • Jeffry William on Dorje Shugden practice
    2 weeks, 3 days ago

    Hi all,

    I am wondering what is the benefit if one has Dorje Shugden initiation? Is there any link to the article that particularly discuss about this? I would be happy to learn further. Thank you.

    Kind Regards,
    Jeffry

  • Jeffry William on Dorje Shugden practice
    2 weeks, 3 days ago

    Thank you for the comprehensive explanation, Valentina.

  • Valentina Suhendra on Kawang Prayer
    2 weeks, 3 days ago

    Dear Valencia I am happy to hear that you are planning to engage in purification practice. For a purification practice to be effective, one must apply the four opponent powers as follows: (Note: the following explanation about the four opponent powers is taken from http://resources.tsemtulku.com/prayers/deity-prayers/vajrasattvas-purification-practice.html. But I replaced the Vajrasattva…

  • Valentina Suhendra on Enlightened Art (especially those created by great lamas!)
    2 weeks, 4 days ago

    Dear Beatrix

    You can get good quality Buddhist paintings/ statues online in http://www.vajrasecrets.com our online store.

    Valentina