Archive du blog pour May 2013

A Visit to the Barefoot College in India — 1

Last February, along with friends from our humanitarian association, Karuna-Shechen, I visited our friend Sanjit ‟Bunker” Roy at the Barefoot College he founded approximately 40 years ago. When he was 20 years old, Bunker, who was educated at one of the most prestigious colleges in India, was destined to have a successful career. His mother… Read more »

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Teachings on compassion by Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche (1910-1991)

When we think of all the innumerable beings who have been wandering helplessly for so long in samsara, like blind people who have lost their way, we cannot but feel tremendous compassion for them. Compassion by itself, however, is not enough; they need actual help. But as long as our minds are still limited by… Read more »

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