Celebrating Guru Rinpoche’s Birthday

“No matter unskillful you may feel, you have found a path that can remove the despair. And you find a person to relieve the despair. You come to realize there is nothing greater than to lead a life of service. Because you were just given the greatest gift. And instead of thinking for myself, that I didn’t want to embrace the world, but just take teachings and so on and so forth… I suddenly… There were so many sudden moments: It was only through embracing life that I would be able to work with my own mind and understand the nature of the mind.”

These are dakini words.

Full interview with Traleg Khandro, TYP 2014.