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HOW TO MEET DEATH WITH FREEDOM

In TRAINING by Erik Pema Kunsang

Awareness, that ephemeral conscious entity which everybody feels but rarely grasps, is not something that ceases when the body dies. A clear mind, based on knowledge and insight, makes us fearless and reduces the anxiety.

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THE CORE

In INSIGHTS by Jacek Dziubiński

Suddenly his heart filled with an anxiety so terrible he felt as if someone had turned off the power. Everything he had been thinking of up to that point, what he had prized and planned, suddenly lost its meaning.

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SPACIOUS MORNING

In TRAINING by Tara Trinley Wangmo

The early morning, before the light of the day arrives, offers a space where the body is resting in a wonderful way. The mind is still free of all the objects from the illuminating daylight. In that space we find a little wonder: no stress, no activity and sometimes even thought-free awareness.

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CUTTING THROUGH SPIRITUAL MATERIALISM

In TRUE BOOKS by Erik Pema Kunsang0 Comments

A turning point for spirituality in the West occurred with the publication of a book with radical new perspective. The principle of true spirituality presented as demasking the ego, was in many ways groundbreaking and opened up for authentic meditation training for young people all over.

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JIGME PHUNTSOK RINPOCHE BESTOWING EMPOWERMENT

In EMPOWERMENT by Erik Pema Kunsang

A wonderful master shares the transmission of blessings for Manjushri, the buddha of transcendental knowledge, the embodiment of wisdom. I meet him in Bodh Gaya under the tree of enlightenment where he placed his hand on my head with his rosary.