Video Teachings

Video Teachings with Lama Tsultrim Allione

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Spontaneous Bodhicitta – From Isolation to Interconnection

Is there some precious elixir in this aching world that could dissolve our illusion of isolation to reveal the reality of interconnection? Yes there is… Bodhicitta!

Basic Meditation Instructions

Basic Shamatha – Calm Abiding Meditation

Shamatha, or calm abiding mediation, can bring us increased focus, peace of mind, and so much more. Here, for you, are basic meditation instructions from Lama Tsultrim Allione.

The Nine Breaths – A Preliminary Purification Practice

The Nine Breaths is a preliminary purification practice that can be practiced before meditation or anytime you’d benefit a return to calm presence.

Fundamental Dharma Teachings

Spontaneous Bodhicitta – From Isolation to Interconnection

Is there some precious elixir in this aching world that could dissolve our illusion of isolation to reveal the reality of interconnection? Yes there is… Bodhicitta!

The Law of Karma – A Fresh Perspective on Difficult Situations

Are you curious about the workings of karma in your life?

High Maintenance – The Suffering of Conditioned Existence

Samsara, or conditioned existence, is permeated by suffering, and this state of existence requires an incredible amount of energy and effort to maintain. How can we become free?

Three Supreme Methods – Making Every Moment Matter

The three supreme methods are 1) Raising Bodhicitta, or forming an altruistic intention, 2) Entering into a non-dual state, 3) Dedicating the merit of our actions to the liberation of all beings everywhere. If we engage in our daily life with these three supreme methods, we make every moment matter.

Mother Sentient Beings – Nurturing the Seed of Compassion

Through countless births and rebirths, at some point every living being has been a loving parent to us. With this in mind, we strive to work for the benefit of all beings, nurturing the seed of compassion to fruition.

Mahayana Teachings

Impartiality – Caring For All Life

Essentially love is unconditional, so how can we move beyond our own conditioned preferences and truly care for all life?

Equanimity in Relationship

Lama Tsultrim speaks about ways to move beyond attachment to friends and aversion to enemies in order to experience the limitless quality of equanimity in our relationships.

Absolute Bodhicitta – Concept Free Living

If we dare drop our preconceived notions about the way things “are”, we may be in for a beautiful surprise!

Altruistic Intention

The shift from limited self-centered intention and action to limitless altruistic intention and action defines the trajectory of our spiritual path.

Spontaneous Bodhicitta – From Isolation to Interconnection

Is there some precious elixir in this aching world that could dissolve our illusion of isolation to reveal the reality of interconnection? Yes there is… Bodhicitta!

Tantra

The Ground of Being – Recognizing Our True Condition

Lama Tsultrim Allione discusses the ground of being and recognizing our true condition.

Wildness & Wisdom – Female Teachers in the Tantric Tradition

Intuitive, instinctual, and direct, sacred feminine wisdom has a wild side that can undermine the rational mind and help give rise to a genuine tantric experience.

The Power of the Mandala – Becoming Whole Again

The mandala is a means to gather the fragmented elements of our lives and draw them together into a pattern of integrity and wholeness.

Tantra & Original Purity

In contrast to the idea of original sin, Buddhism asserts that our original nature is basically good and primordially pure.

Sacred Feminine

Wildness & Wisdom – Female Teachers in the Tantric Tradition

Intuitive, instinctual, and direct, sacred feminine wisdom has a wild side that can undermine the rational mind and help give rise to a genuine tantric experience.

Individual Spiritual Work & The Family Matrix

How your own spiritual work can extend to effect all your relations.

Sacred Body & Sacred Earth – Restoring Our Connection

In the Tantric (Vajrayana) Buddhist tradition, the body is seen and experienced as sacred. This view and experience can contribute to the healing of our connection with both our own body and the earth we live on.

Mother Sentient Beings – Nurturing the Seed of Compassion

Through countless births and rebirths, at some point every living being has been a loving parent to us. With this in mind, we strive to work for the benefit of all beings, nurturing the seed of compassion to fruition.

Recognizing Our True Nature

The Ground of Being – Recognizing Our True Condition

Lama Tsultrim Allione discusses the ground of being and recognizing our true condition.

Primordial Self Esteem – Being Confident in Our Buddha Nature

“If we have confidence that our own being is primordially awake, and (only) temporarily obscured, then we are confident in our Buddha Nature.”

Tantra & Original Purity

In contrast to the idea of original sin, Buddhism asserts that our original nature is basically good and primordially pure.