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Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche

Interview with Dzogchen Pönlop Rinpoche 2013

Vienna, 2013
Special thanks to Nalandabodhi Austria

Question1: From your experience of living in the West, how do you think individuals and sanghas can develop a Western Buddhist culture?
Question 2: How do we bridge the divide between Buddhist sangha culture and mainstream culture in terms of value systems?
Question 3: What about materialism in mainstream culture?
Question 4: People in the West highly value having fun and being happy. Can we bring this drive onto the path?


Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche on relationships, on having difficult parents and on qualities & obstacles a teenager might face.

In this Karmapa Youth Interview, recorded 10.10.10.(!) in the Kamalashila Institute, Langenfeld/Germany, Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche gives a heartfelt advice on relationships, on kids with difficult childhood and on the qualities and obstacles a teenager might face.

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