Entries by orgyendorje

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Our Fundamental Nature Is Intrinsic

OUR FUNDAMENTAL NATURE IS INTRINSIC “Our fundamental nature is intrinsic. No sane, intelligent human being is impeded from being in touch with this basic nature. There is no one standing between you and it, no one is appearing like a mara to perform dances of distraction. At any given moment, each one of you — […]

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Reflections By A Yogini On The Path

Part II Of Our Series of Reflections by Women Practicing in Niguma’s Lineage: RIGDZIN YUDRÖN In the beginning of the 80s, leaving behind a period of criminal military dictatorship in my native Argentina, I arrived in Madrid, Spain, where expressions of freedom were flourishing, thanks to new airs of democracy manifesteing at that time. Always in […]

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TYP: Year In Review

The Yogini Project 2018 – A Year In Review What an extraordinary year it has been, one of the fullest journeys for the project so far.  It was really a foundational year, and while perhaps not outwardly visible as much, one of the most significant and transformative to date.  It is as if we have […]

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An Invite To Support TYP

GivingTuesday is a global day of giving inviting individuals to free their generosity and create positive change on a global scale We gently invite you to support The Yogini Project, Giving Tuesday 2018 The Yogini Project supports our multimedia platform highlighting women awakening through genuine spiritual practice primarily through significant year-end donors, art sales through Dakini As Art, and membership integrations here at […]

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The Yogini Project, Autumn 2018

YOGINI PROJECT NOW – AUTUMN 2018 The Yogini Project is expanding.  After 7 years of groundbreaking media releases in support of women in Buddhist practice, including significant short films and extensive interviews and inspiration of millions through our social media channels, this autumn the project is crossing a threshold.  As we prepare for our powerful film […]

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A Free Heart

The sun shines and she freely cleaves the sky With wings spread, she slides through the furrows left by the wind Beyond conventions, she goes beyond limits and against the tide A smile appears on her face in front of the beauty of nature and its spontaneity Her heart dances with joy the dance of […]

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The Nagi Gompa Nuns

On The Nagi Gompa Nuns “For me, the most inspiring thing about the Nagi nuns is that they are always practicing.  Whatever activity it is they are doing around the nunnery, the more time that I would spend with them the more I could see, it is not normal activity for them when they are […]

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The Story of the Lion-Faced Dakini or ‘Sengdongma’

“The Lion-Faced Dakini is appropriate for clearing obstacles of the most pervasive and malignant kind, and cutting through the “three poisons” of mind. This ancient practice has been important in Tibetan Buddhism since the time of Padmasambhava. She is particularly focused on pacifying the destructive influence of the Mamos, the forces of disturbed “yin” or […]

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New Positions at The Yogini Project

New Positions at The Yogini Project From April 15th – May 5th, we will be accepting online applications to join The Yogini Project content team.  There is one position for Content Director and one for Content Team.  Responsibilities will include: Content Director Oversee content quality and distribution across The Yogini Project’s media channels – website, […]

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The Dakini, Remover Of All Obstacles

“The dakini is the remover of all obstacles. The dakini is a female buddha, such as Samantabhadri, the five female buddhas, the eight female bodhisattvas, and so forth. The dakini is the root that dispels all obstacles. The dakinis and the dharmapalas comprise the root of activities and this activity is extremely swift.” ~ Tulku […]

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The Story Of Mandarava Released

ANI BUMCHUNG: THE LIFE OF MANDARAVA Our interview with the lovely yogini Ani Bumchung is live! Ani-la here tells the story of Princess Mandarava and Guru Rinpoche from her cave at Tso Pema, just above Padmasambhava’s cave and the Lotus Lake down below. Full interview including heart advice from this accomplished, hidden yogini: https://vimeo.com/ondemand/theyoginiarchives May […]

Basic Nature

“Basic nature is free from the mistaken view of thinking that projections are very important.”  ~ Jetsün Khandro Rinpoche ‘Following in the Footsteps of Great Teachers and Bodhisattvas’ May all dwell in this simple wisdom. #dakiniday, #khandrorinpoche, #freedom, #basicnature, #femalebodhisattva, #theyoginiproject