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Weekly meditation / teaching sessions at Create Wellbeing Centre, Nervanderinkatu 10, Helsinki

Sunday at 5-7 pm. More information

Tibetan Buddhist teachings

An increasing number of translations of Tibetan Buddhist scriptures are available in the web in English, see Links. Transcriptions and audiofiles on our site:

  The 17th Gyalwang Karmapa
  Pure Lands in East and West transcript 2012
  Vajradhara Lineage Prayer transcript 2012
  Lama Yeshe Rinpoche and Gelongma Ani Lhamo in Finland 2011
  A Finnish page contains photos and audiofiles, which are in English with Finnish translation.
  Public talk by Lama Yeshe Rinpoche: How Taming the Mind can Enrich our Life (mp3)
  Teaching by Gelongma Ani Lhamo: Taking Refuge (mp3)
  Inter-faith meeting on Vartiosaari Island
  Akong Tulku Rinpoche in Finland 2006
  Public talk: Applying Buddhism in Everyday Life         
  Photos of Chöje Akong Tulku Rinpoche's visit
  Khenpo Damcho Dawa transcripts from Mountain Dharma teachings 2011
  When We Die
  Chungpo Gyalton Tulku Rinpoche in Finland 2007
  H E 12th Tai Situpa
  Short video teachings on request of Palpung Slovenia 2011
  Advice to practitioners in Finland 2003
  Teachings in India 2004:
  Overview of Vajrayana
  Madhyamaka & Pramana
  Chenrezig Sadhana
  Short Chenrezig Puja
  Seven Points of Mind Training
  Stages and Aspects of Meditation
  Four Noble Truths
  Life, Death and Bardo
  Basic Teachings on Meditation
  Green Tara
  Teachings in India 2003 - 2007:
  Guru – Disciple Relationship
  Buddha, Dharma, Sangha
  Buddhist Philosophy: Ground, Path, Fruition
  Tibetan Buddhist History
  The Bodhisattva Vow
  Nine Yanas
  Chenrezig Practice
  Discovering inner goodness
  Shangpa Kagyu and Six Yogas by Kenting Tai Situpa
  Very Ven. Yongey Mingyur Dorje Rinpoche
  Teachings at Samye Ling in August 2003:
  The Three Vehicles & The Four Truths
  Vajrayana & Empowerment
  Karma Kagyu Lineage & Guru Yoga
  Bodhisattva Commitment and Vow
  Photos of Mingyur Rinpoche in Finland January 2003
  Ringu Tulku Rinpoche: Teachings in Helsinki 30.6-1.7.2004:
  Compassion and Wisdom - Transcription
  Meditational Deity Tara - Transcription
  Ringu Tulku Rinpoche's advice to practitioners in Finland
  Further reading
  Meditation Made Simple - transcript of teachings of Lama Yeshe Rinpoche 2012
  Living Dharma - A course by Lama Yeshe Rinpoche in Samye Ling Aug 2004
  The 21 Praises of Tara
  Benefits of Green Tara Practice - Lecture by Lama Zangmo in Samye Ling 2004
  Holy Island Prayer    in tibetan
  Ken Holmes: Refuge (Helsinki May 2006)
  Ken Holmes: Medicine Buddha Empowerment (Helsinki May 2006)
  Introduction to Chenrezig Empowerment (given by Akong Rinpoche) comm. by Ken Holmes, YouTube video: part 1  - part 2
  - part 3  - part 4  - part 5  - part 6  - part 7, unedited transcript of the video
  Gelong Thubten: Introduction to Meditation (Helsinki 8.1.2004)
  Gelong Thubten: Buddhist Principles for a Better Society
  Gelong Dremay: Buddhist Meditation (three talks given in Finland April 2004)
  Ven. Chöje Lama Phuntsok: Explanation on Stupas (Samye Ling 1997)

Ven. Chöje Lama Phuntsok: Explanation of Amitabha Initiation (Samye Ling 1997)


Khenpo Tsultrim Gyamtso: Mahasiddha Saraha & The Mahamudra Tradition


Teaching videos by Ken Holmes:


Buddha "Part One"

Buddha "Part Two"

Buddha, "Part Three"

The Dharma : Part One

The Dharma : Part Two

The Dharma : Part Three

The Dharma : Part Four

The Dharma: Part 5 a talk by Ken Holmes

The Dharma, Part Six: Buddha Nature

Four Ways of Changing the Mind. Part One: Introduction

Four Ways of Changing the Mind: Part Two - Contemplative Reflection

Four Ways of Changing the Mind: Part Three - Dealing with Doubt

Four Ways of Changing the Mind: Part Four - Precious Human Existence

Four Ways of Changing the Mind: Part Five - Precious Human Existence 2

Key Points about Voidness

Key Points About Voidness Part Two

Key Points About Voidness Part Three

Karma: the shorter outdoor version

Karma: the longer, indoor version

Karma, Chapter Two. Choice, Acceptance, Pinpointing Karma, No Guilt

The Three Steps to Wisdom: the simple version

Screen Test : Milarepa Song

Becoming Wise about Change


















































The Kagyu Lineage


Our Finnish site includes many teachings in English. For further reading go to Samye Ling website.





Joining in groups of Tara Rokpa therapy training program in Finland , please contact: Tuula Styrman, tel. +358 50 5489717.

Finnish edition of Akong Tulku Rinpoche's book Taming The Tiger is sold out but can be found in libraries (Kuinka tiikeri kesytetään). Taming the Tiger and Rinpoche's other book, Restoring the Balance, can be ordered from Samye Ling on-line shop.


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