VIDEOS

The Venerable Khenpo Rinpoches have posted over 180 videos of teachings, practices, and special events on the PBCInternational YouTube Channel. Please enjoy some of these videos below.

Padma Samye Ling in Tara's Rainbow Light

The Dzogchen View of the Four Noble Truths Part 1 of 6

Overview of the Nine Yanas According to the Nyingma School of Tibetan Buddhism Part 1 of 3

The Meaning of Shedra: Study and Contemplation

On August 27, 2011, Venerable Khenpo Tsewang Dongyal Rinpoche began the ninth year of PSL Shedra philosophy by defining the meaning of shedra. Here he teaches how study and practice are always united in the Nyingma school of Tibetan Buddhism, and how the "Three Wisdoms" of (1) study, (2) contemplation, and (3) meditation are a complete path to enlightenment.

The Sun Is Shining...Use the Time Well

On August 29, 2011 during the ninth year of the PSL Shedra, Venerable Khenpo Rinpoche taught the meaning of the Buddha's following words:

"Oh Noble Ones,
The sun is shining beautifully,
Farmers are harvesting,
Crows are singing,
And robbers are crying.
Life is so beautiful.
Use the time."

Mingling Practice with Daily Life

Integrating Study and Practice: Shedra and Drubdra

How to Stay on the Path for Your Entire Life

An important teaching about how to not be swept away by distractions once we enter the path of Dharma, so that we become good practitioners rather than "Dharma tourists." On March 29, 2011 at Padma Samye Ling during the 2011 month-long Dzogchen retreat, Khenpo Rinpoche strongly emphasized how important it is to absorb the Buddha's simple, essential message of love, compassion, and wisdom into our hearts so that our practice continues in the right direction. Having less desire and more contentment is truly noble.

The Vital Importance of the Sangha

On April 18, 2011 at Padma Samye Ling, Venerable Khenpo Rinpoche continued giving commentary on H.H. Dudjom Rinpoche's Mountain Retreat Instructions, emphasizing the vital importance of the sangha as our object of refuge and source of inspiration.

Guru Yoga Teachings

Guru Yoga Teachings by Venerable Khenpo Tsewang Dongyal Rinpoche according to his book, Praise to the Lotus Born: A Verse Garland of Waves of Devotion, which recounts and honors the life and legacy of Guru Padmasambhava.

Filmed on the auspicious day of October 17, 2010, Guru Rinpoche Day, at the PBC Palm Beach Dharma Center in West Palm Beach, Florida. Live streamed to PBC members and friends throughout the world, including the Venerable Khenpo Rinpoches' monks and nuns at Orgyen Samye Chokhor Ling nunnery in the holy city of Sarnath, India.

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Vajrayana Pith Instructions We Must Apply

In New York City on January 1, 2011, during the Annual PBC fire puja meditation practice, Venerable Khenpo Tsewang Dongyal Rinpoche taught on the essential meaning of Vajrayana practice, encouraging us to apply these precious teachings of the Buddha as we meditate, so that our practice blossoms into its full potential.

Losar 2138 Telecast (March 5, 2011)

On Saturday, March 5, 2011, Venerable Khenpo Tsewang Dongyal Rinpoche offered Losar greetings from the Palm Beach Dharma Center and led a practice of the Buddha Sadhana by Mipham Rinpoche.

Kushinigar Teaching on Buddha Shakyamuni's Mahaparinirvana

On November 27, 2010 in Kushinigar, India, Venerable Khenpo Tsewang Dongyal Rinpoche taught on Buddha Shakyamuni's mahaparinirvana before spreading the relics and ashes of Venerable Khenchen Palden Sherab Rinpoche.

Prajnaparamita Teachings in Nashville at Yeshe Tsogyal House

Khenpo Tsewang Dongyal Rinpoche gave teachings on Prajnaparamita at the PBC Yeshe Tsogyal House in Nashville, Tennessee on June 9, 2011.

Ngondro is the Essential Ground
of the Dzogchen View

The Essence of Guru Yoga

Many New Monks Arrive to the PBC Monastery
in Sarnath, India

On April 2, 2012, after a Guru Rinpoche tsok ceremony during the one month PSL Dzogchen retreat on the Union of Mahamudra and Dzogchen, Venerable Khenpo Tsewang Rinpoche announced the wonderful news that many new monks have recently joined the PBC sangha in Sarnath, India.

Four Types of Compassion

On April 2, 2012, during the first teaching of the one month PSL Dzogchen retreat on the Union of Mahamudra and Dzogchen by Khedrup Karma Chagme, Venerable Khenpo Tsewang Rinpoche taught on the four objects of our compassion: (1) sentient beings, (2) not recognizing the nature of reality, (3) compassion without focus or restriction, and (4) pure perception of the deity.

Why We Visualize in Tibetan Buddhism

On April 17, 2012, during the one month Dzogchen retreat at Padma Samye Ling, Venerable Khenpo Tsewang Dongyal Rinpoche gave an amazing teaching on why we use visualization in Tibetan Buddhism.

Don't Die of Thirst on the Shore of a Lake

On April 3, 2012, during PSL Dzogchen retreat on the Union of Mahamudra and Dzogchen, Venerable Khenpo Tsewang Rinpoche taught on how important it is to apply the teachings we've received. "Don't die of thirst on the shore of a big freshwater lake." Don't scatter all the teachings and fail to put them into practice. We must apply the teachings.

Four Boundless Aspirations of a Bodhisattva

On July 17, 2012 at PSL during the Summer Dzogchen Retreats on Guru Dragpo, Venerable Khenpo Tsewang Dongyal Rinpoche taught on the essential meaning of bodhichitta - the mind of enlightenment - and the Four Boundless aspirations of a bodhisattva: (1) infinite love, (2) infinite compassion, (3) infinite joy, and (4) infinite equanimity, sharing stories of Buddha Shakyamuni's past activities of incredible bodhichitta.

Happy Losar from
Ven. Khenpo Tsewang Dongyal Rinpoche!

The 2,140 Tibetan Royal Year of the Water Snake begins on February 11, 2013. Khenpo Rinpoche wishes everyone wonderful health, long life, lots of realization, and the fulfillment of all your Dharma aspirations. The Tibetan New year also begins a new PBC Sangha accumulation of the Seven Line Prayer of Guru Padmasambhava!

Use Relative Accumulation of Merit
to Sizzle Your Goodness Qualities

During the the Lake Born Vajra Guru Padmasambhava Winter Retreat, Venerable Khenpo Tsewang Dongyal Rinpoche taught about the importance of the two accumulations: (1) the relative accumulation of merit and (2) absolute accumulation of wisdom. Here Khenpo Rinpoche emphasizes how important it is to face and use obstacles we experience in our lives, and to immediately do even the smallest act of goodness and avoid even the smallest negative action.

Dzogchen Pointing Out Instructions by Khenpo Tsewang Rinpoche

On March 26, 2013 at Padma Samye Ling during the One Month Dzogchen Retreat on Mipham Rinpoche's Vajra Heart, Venerable Khenpo Tsewang Dongyal Rinpoche gave pointing out instructions on how to bring everything together in our Dzogchen meditation.

How to Practice on Buddha Amitabha

On April 16, 2013 at Padma Samye Ling during the One Month Dzogchen Retreat on Vajra Heart by Jamgon Mipham Rinpoche, Venerable Khenpo Tsewang Dongyal Rinpoche gave extensive practice instructions on Buddha Amitabha, and how to easily take rebirth in his pure land of Dewachen.

Bodhgaya India Pilgrimage 2010 Pt 1 of 3

On November 19, 2010, Venerable Khenpo Rinpoche and the sangha visited the temple in Bodhgaya, India. In this video, Khenpo Rinpoche arrives in front of the main temple and offers prayers. Pt 1 of 3.