We partner with and provide financial and other support for institutions, individuals and initiatives dedicated to the preservation of the teachings of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche.
Working with publishers, we provide financial and other support for the editing and publication of projects that presents the work of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche or that promote greater understanding of his life and work through:
- Films and other documents
We support events and programs of study that present the teachings of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, as well as programs of study to train future editors and archivists. We promote access to Chogyam Trungpa’s teachings, through the creation of:
- Online Resources,
- Learning Communities
- Libraries of His Work.
We help to spread the word and raise awareness of the importance of Chögyam Trungpa’s work. Support our activities.
On the occasion of the 25th Anniversary of the Parinirvana of the Vidyadhara Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, we aspired to support the realization of 25 goals including:
- CTR Online
- Stewardship, Mentoring And Training
The teachings have the quality of warm, fresh baked bread. Each practitioner, each baker, must personally experience the freshness of this bread. It is a very living process.
The Buddhist journey is a journey in which the end is also the beginning. Once you get onto this particular bandwagon, it is an ongoing journey without reverse and without brakes.
You have to start with ego, and use ego, and from there it gradually wears out, like a pair of shoes. But you have to use it and wear it out thoroughly, so it is not preserved.
You are here; you are living; let it be that way—that is mindfulness. Let every beat of your heart, every breath, be mindfulness itself.
Buddha was a great revolutionary in his way of thinking. He developed the creative side of revolution, which is not trying to get help from anyone else, but finding out for oneself.
The main point in working with people is to appreciate and manifest simplicity rather than trying to create new theories or categories of behavior. Simplicity begins to make much more sense than speculation.