The joy of spiritual empowerments

It is phenomenally helpful to be able to go to an empowerment and recognize that help is available.   When we want to learn anything deeply we need to rely on other people. So when we’re on a spiritual path we also need to rely on others, we can’t go it alone. By getting empowerments…

What is an empowerment?

  When you come to an empowerment, from one POV it’s like coming to a normal class. The teacher will give an introduction to the topic, will introduce the particular Buddhist deity and will then guide a long, wonderful meditation. It’s in that meditation that we receive the empowerment. The empowerment itself is really an ancient…

The healing power of Buddha White Tara

  When we connect to White Tara we are connecting to a completely pure life energy that will have a healing affect upon our body and mind. We’re connecting to enlightened wisdom that will help to dispel the inner darkness and confusion within our mind.   And we’re connecting to this enlightened positive energy we…

Connecting to inspirational energy

  A Tantric empowerment is like a blissful guided meditation that helps us to essentially connect to our Buddha nature so we can discover through our own meditation that we have Buddha nature – we have the potential for great peace, great happiness, great love, great compassion. The potential for enlightenment exists within each and…

How to reach your potential

  We need an image of enlightenment to help us connect to what enlightenment is, and to help us then connect to our potential to become enlightened – to become a limitless being, a person of limitless happiness, freedom and joy. All the Buddhas are representations of enlightenment.

Imagine no more suffering

  Imagine your life without suffering. Imagine your life without unhappiness or conflict or resentment or bitterness, just a mind full of joy.  A flexible, free, open hearted, loving, compassionate mind and experience of your world. That’s actually enlightenment and we all have the potential for that. We could even say that enlightenment is reality.…

What is your potential?

We all have a limitless potential for peace. We have a limitless potential for love, for compassion, for wisdom, for joy, for happiness, for freedom. A boundless potential that according to Buddha we can actually manifest within our daily life, we can experience within our daily life so that our daily life will not be…