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“37 Practices of the Bodhisattva”

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This classic Buddhist text is a guide to living a compassionate, happy life. In a five-part DVD series, Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche explains and expands on these guidelines with his usual good humor and deep understanding of humanity. Please join us for one, two, or all five sessions. Sundays, June 26–July 24, 1pm–3:15pm Awam Institute 3400 […]

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Wednesday Evening Meditation


Our new public meditation and group practice starts on June 29, 6pm–7:15pm, and will continue every Wednesday evening. We are a Tibetan Buddhist lineage, but everyone is welcome! Meditation instruction is available, and chant books will be provided. Please join us at the Awam Institute, 3400 E. Speedway, Suite 204. Freewill donation. No one ever […]

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New Book by Our Teacher

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Emotional Rescue New Book by Our Teacher In a life-changing book, acclaimed Buddhist teacher Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche shows how to free yourself from being a victim of  your emotions by gaining the awareness and understanding that will help you harness their power. Emotions bring color and meaning to our lives, but they can also put […]

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“37 Practices of the Bodhisattva” DVD Series coming soon

SAVE THE DATES! We’re delighted to announce a five-part DVD series on the “37 Practices of the Bodhisattva,” which is a classic Buddhist text that offers guidance for daily living. Sundays, June 26-July 24, 2016, 1pm-3pm (or 3:30) This is a joint project of the Awam Institute and Nalandabodhi Tucson. Awam will be hosting, and […]

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Change Your Mind Day

On Saturday, March 19, 10am-3pm at Armory Park, a number of Buddhist groups in Tucson will be offering brief teachings, meditation, and music. The event is free, and everyone is welcome! Nalandabodhi Tucson won’t be making a presentation, but we’ll have a table with information about our future events and Ponlop Rinpoche’s new book — […]

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