Quote Archives: Lama Zopa Rinpoche

All you get is benefit ~ Lama Zopa Rinpoche

If you listen to the advice of the Buddha – who has only compassion for sentient beings and no trace of self-centred mind; who is perfect in power, wisdom and compassion; whose holy mind is omniscient – all you get is benefit. Lama Zopa Rinpoche

You can be free ~ Lama Zopa Rinpoche

You have to remember buddha nature. In the emptiness of your heart, remember you have buddha nature. Delusions are not permanent, they are not part of you, they are temporary. You can be free from delusions and negative karma. Like a mirror covered by dust, you can clean it. The more you clean it, the […]

Making right decisions made easy ~ Lama Zopa Rinpoche

When you are not clear about the purpose of your life, you are never clear when it comes to making decisions that affect your life. You always hesitate and are always in danger of making the wrong decision. When your only purpose for living is the benefit of others, it is very easy to make […]

With compassion ~ Lama Zopa Rinpoche

Live with compassion Work with compassion Die with compassion Meditate with compassion Enjoy with compassion When problems come, Experience them with compassion. Lama Zopa Rinpoche

Living the daily life with bodhicitta motivation ~ Lama Zopa

The whole thing, so many practices, all come down to live the daily life with bodhicitta motivation to put all the effort in that whatever you do. This way your life doesn’t get wasted and it becomes full of joy and happiness, with no regrets later, especially when you die and you can die with […]

Compassion in everyday life ~ Lama Zopa Rinpoche

If you have compassion in your everyday life, you collect the most extensive merit and purify much negative karma in a very short time. Many lifetimes, many eons of negative karma get purified. That helps you realize emptiness Lama Zopa Rinpoche

We are completely crazy ~ Lama Zopa Rinpoche

From morning to night we do everything with the self-cherishing mind. Inside the house, outside the house, getting dressed, walking around, talking to people, working, eating, seeing things, shopping, going to bed—we do everything with self-cherishing. Even though everything we do is motivated by the wish to obtain temporal happiness and avoid temporal problems, in […]