Skillful Compassion – An evening teaching with Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche
Tuesday, May 26th – 7:00 to 9:00 pm New York Buddhist Church 331-332 Riverside Drive
How do we know when it’s most skillful to focus on ourselves? When do we know that it’s time to shift the lion’s share of our focus to others? Is there a best way to focus on both the benefit of self and the benefit of others at once? Join Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche for a public talk on maximizing the benefits of our altruistic intentions.Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche, is a leading Buddhist teacher in North America and an advocate of American and Western Buddhism, founder and president of Nalandabodhi. A lover of music, art and urban culture, Rinpoche is a poet, an avid photographer, an accomplished calligrapher and visual artist, as well as a prolific author. Rinpoche is fluent in English and well-versed in Western culture and technology. He is also the founder of Nitartha International, a non-profit educational corporation dedicated to preserving the contemplative literature of East Asia.Rinpoche is acknowledged as one of the foremost scholars and meditation masters of his generation in the Nyingma and Kagyu schools of Tibetan Buddhism. He is known for his sharp intellect, humor, and easygoing teaching style.For more information on Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche visit his Official WebsiteNew York Buddhist Church 331-332 Riverside Drive (between West 105 Street and West 106 Street)
New York, New York 10025 By Subway:Take the number One Train to the 103 Street station. Exit the station and walk two blocks north on Broadway to West 105 Street. Make a left and walk two blocks west to Riverside Drive.
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