Making the Most of What We Have: Lojong Mind Training
Anyen Rinpoche and Allison Choying Zangmo
September 21–24, 2017
This program has been cancelled.
Join Anyen Rinpoche as he gives an introduction to Lojong teachings, which are a set of antidotes to the mental habits that cause us suffering. These teachings help us connect with the world in an unconditionally positive way while encouraging us to take full responsibility for our experience in it. This practical teaching can be used every day in our lives, especially with those situations that challenge us the most!
In this workshop, participants will:
- Increase feelings of personal wellbeing and happiness
- Achieve flexibility in dealing with life’s ups and downs
- Gain new tools to improve one’s mental outlook and habitual thought patterns
Anyen Rinpoche was born in Amdo,Tibet. His lineage can be traced back directly to the renowned Dzogchen master Patrul Rinpoche. Anyen Rinpoche is a heart son of Tsara Dharmakirti Rinpoche. After remaining with his Root Lama for 18 years, Anyen Rinpoche came to America, where he established the Orgyen Khamdroling Dharma Center in Denver. Rinpoche’s dharma activity focuses on helping Buddhist practitioners prepare for the moment of death through the Dying with Confidence Program and the Phowa Foundation. He also teachings a traditional “shedra,” or intensive Vajrayana study, for westerners at Orgyen Khamdroling. Read more about Anyen Rinpoche on his expanded bio HERE.
Allison Choying Zangmo is a student of Anyen Rinpoche and his root master, Tsara Dharmakirti Rinpoche. She has been studying the Tibetan language and Buddhism under Anyen Rinpoche’s personal guidance for the past sixteen years, and acts as his personal translator. She lives in Denver.