Quote Archives: Nyoshul Khen Rinpoche

The very root of Dharma ~ Nyoshul Khen Rinpoche

To work on the mind is a very vast subject; in fact it is the subject of the entire Buddha Dharma. In essence the main reason the mind generates it’s confusing passions and intense emotions is the strong clinging to I, me, and mine. Because of that clinging, we suffer when do not obtain all […]

Knowing of one that frees all ~ Nyoshul Khen Rinpoche

Emptiness is the `knowing of one that frees all.’ Emptiness is the supreme king of medicines. Emptiness is the nectar of immortality. Emptiness is spontaneous accomplishment beyond effort. Emptiness is enlightenment without exertion. Nyoshul Khen Rinpoche

Look ~ Nyoshul Khen Rinpoche

Look outward at the appearing objects, And like the water in a mirage, They are more delusive than delusion. Unreal like dreams and illusions, They resemble reflected moon and rainbows. Look inward at your own mind! It seems quite exciting, when not examined. But when examined, there is nothing to it. Appearing without being, it […]

Natural great peace ~ Nyoshul Khen Rinpoche

Rest in natural great peace this exhausted mind, Beaten helpless by karma and neurotic thoughts Like the relentless fury of the pounding waves In the infinite ocean of samsara. Rest in natural great peace. Nyoshul Khen Rinpoche

Effortless compassion ~ Nyoshul Khen Rinpoche

An effortless compassion can arise for all beings who have not realized their true nature. So limitless is it that if tears could express it, you would cry without end. Not only compassion, but tremendous skillful means can be born when you realize the nature of mind. Also you are naturally liberated from all suffering […]

The mind of the Victorious Ones ~ Nyoshul Khen Rinpoche

Profound and tranquil, free from complexity, Uncompounded luminous clarity, Beyond the mind of conceptual ideas; This is the depth of the mind of the Victorious Ones. In this there is not a thing to be removed, Nor anything that needs to be added. It is merely the immaculate Looking naturally at itself. Nyoshul Khen Rinpoche

Mindfulness: The Mirror of the Mind ~ Nyoshul Khen Rinpoche

Homage to naturally arising, king-like mindfulness! I am the mirror of mindfulness, Clearly revealing carefulness and mindfulness. Look, my vajra friends! Seeing me, mindfulness is supported. Pray now to the Three Jewels, Inseparable from the Lama-Guru! Undistractedly, look into the essence of mind! Mindfulness is the root of the Dharma, Mindfulness is the path’s main […]