On any Buddhist path, we train our mind. This course by Acharya Lama Kelzang Wangdi answers important questions in Buddhism: What is Mind? And what are its functions?

In the Tibetan Buddhist tradition, the study of lorik, the classifications of mind, plays an important role. Understanding what that is in detail and how it functions helps the practitioner move forward on his path. This module is therefore not only of theoretical importance, but also has a very practical component.

English with German translation.

The teachings are based on “The Presentation of the Classifications of Mind called The Essence of the Ocean of Texts on Reasoning” by Khenpo Tsültrim Gyamtso Rinpoche.

The entire text can be obtained from Nitartha Institute as an ebook:
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About Instructor

Acharya Lama Kelzang Wangdi

Acharya Lama Kelzang Wangdi is one of the resident lamas at Kamalashila Institute. He was born in Bhutan and studied and taught for 13 years at the Karma Shri Nalanda Monastic University in Rumtek, Sikkim. He received many teachings from H.E. Gyaltsab Rinpoche, Sangye Nyenpa Rinpoche and Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche. In 2004, Acharya Lama Kelzang Wangdi first went to the USA, where he still teaches today for Nitartha Institute, and then came to Germany. Since then, he has been living and teaching at Kamalashila Institute, and is visiting Buddhist centers throughout Europe and supervising Kamalashila city groups. He is a competent teacher of Buddhist philosophy and the meditation practices of sutra, tantra and Mahamudra, and an expert of the Abhidharma.

28 Courses

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Course Includes

  • 8 Lessons