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Yogini Archives Of Our Work To Be Preserved

Thank you to everyone for your kind appreciation for our works and well wishes for our journey onward.  It’s been a true honor to serve beings in a myriad of ways through this work.  We wish to assure our beloved followers that the essential…
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Letter To The Yogini Project Community

Dear Yogini Project Community, Over the last 8 and a half years, it has been our great pleasure to provide inspiring content to the global dharma community.  The work has reached millions, touching and transforming many lives.  Having fulfilled…
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Vajrayogini — Queen Of Dakinis

Perhaps the foremost female Buddha is Vajrayogini. She is blood red and has loosely flowing black hair; she is dancing, wears bone ornaments, and brandishes a skull-cup brimming with ambrosia. She is beautiful, passionate, and untamed.…

Exploring The Geshe-ma Degree

By Chandra Ehm That the geshe or geshe-ma degree is equivalent to a Buddhist doctorate is a frequently heard cliché among popular journals, academic articles, and social media posts. For the most part, these articles are not authored…
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Nature Of The Mind

Everything which comes into our mind, if we recognize it in the moment that it arises, if we accept it, we can then just let it go. We don't have to hold on to it, we don't have to give it energy, we don't have to be swept away. We are on…
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Kuntuzangpo Prayer For Solar Eclipse Today

Today is an annual solar eclipse and it's very auspicious to sing Kuntuzangpo Monlam (prayer of Samantabhadra) today as it's a natural thodrol (liberation through hearing) so it brings immense benefit to all sentient beings who hear it. Here…
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How to Develop Unconditional Compassion

A commentary on the great Indian yogi Atisha’s famed mind-training slogans When I first read the lojong, or mind training, teachings in The Great Path of Awakening by the nineteenth-century Tibetan teacher Jamgön Kongtrül the…

Khandro-la On Wisdom And Bodhicitta

All of us without exception do not want to suffer and want to be happy, and, whether we accept a religious system or not, everyone in the world tries to develop different methods in order to find happiness and avoid suffering. This is our…

Khachodling — Spiritual & Social Mission

Khachodling is the life’s work of spiritual training and activity for Khandro Thrinlay Chodon, great granddaughter of Drubwang Shakya Shri. It has manifested in a series of projects that are united by a strong spiritual purpose. "In essence,…

Jigme Lingpa's Letter To The Queen Tsewang Lhamo

Tsewang Lhamo (d. 1812) was the queen of the eastern Tibetan kingdom of Degé for over fifteen years at the turn of the nineteenth century. She was born in the late 1760s into an aristocratic family in Degé and married the Degé…

Five Slogans of Machig Labdron

Machig Labdron was a heroine, a brave and kind of outrageous woman who lived in the 12th century in Tibet. When she met her teacher named Padampa Sangye, she said to him: "I want to wake up. Because I want to alleviate the suffering of this…

Seeing Trauma In A Different Way

Trauma is a strong word that we usually associate with extreme suffering. But trauma can also be insidious and hard to recognize. In fact, it is doubtful whether anyone gets through life without some trauma. We experience trauma when we can’t…
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Dakini Song Autumn 2019

UPDATE - OCTOBER 30, 2019: Thanks to our generous supporters, The film is very much in motion now It's like the dakinis are opening all the doors now with amazing synchronicities lately.  We have had an amazing producer and excellent…
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Meeting Ani Choying Drolma

The woman bearing down on me does not look like a nun. Instead of traditional robes and simple sandals, she wears a mustard-yellow polo shirt, white sports shoes suited for fast movement, a wide-brimmed sun visor, and an oversize pair of sunglasses.…
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Brief Windhorse Practice of Tara

Through the blessing and power of the unfailing Buddha, Dharma and Sangha, and of Jetsunma, Mother of the buddhas, Noble Tara, May our lifespan, merit, prosperity and renown Increase like a waxing moon, like a rising summer lake. Especially…