Jinpa Karu

Author's details

Name: Jinpa Karu
Date registered: June 19, 2016
URL: https://sites.google.com/site/jinpasays/

Biography

Lay Practitioner of the karma Kagyu Lineage. I took my refuge vows in 1993, and am currently engaged in an in-home continuous solitary 100 Million Mani Chenrezik Retreat. I also enjoy exploring SL, and using it for processing RL issues, it has been an invaluabel tool in this regard. I look forward to sharing more about my projects in the future. I am happy to be a contributor to the Buddha Center.

Latest posts

  1. SEASONED COMPASSION V.S. WHITE KNIGHT SYNDROME — September 25, 2016
  2. DHAMMAPADA – Yourself — June 29, 2016
  3. SUMMER SOLSTICE FULL MOON IN JUNE! — June 20, 2016

Author's posts listings

Sep 25

SEASONED COMPASSION V.S. WHITE KNIGHT SYNDROME

SEASONED COMPASSION v.s. WHITE KNIGHT SYNDROME By: Jinpa Karu “According to Buddhism, compassion is an aspiration, a state of mind, wanting others to be free from suffering. It’s not passive — it’s not empathy alone — but rather an empathetic altruism that actively strives to free others from suffering. Genuine compassion must have both wisdom …

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Jun 29

DHAMMAPADA – Yourself

From the SHAMBHALA POCKET CLASSICS (DHAMMAPADA – The Sayings of the Buddha) 12 – Yourself Love yourself and watch — Today, Tomorrow, always.   First establish yourself in the way, Then teach, And so defeat sorrow.   To straighten the crooked You must first do a harder thing — Straighten yourself.   You are your …

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Jun 20

SUMMER SOLSTICE FULL MOON IN JUNE!

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I am Posting this article I found on today and tonight’s event because I feel Summer Solstice is a most auspicious time of the year, the longest day. For me the longest day of the year means a day when I can choose to live as virtuously as possible and then dedicate that action to …

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