Monday, March 22, 2010
This video contains wonderful footage of Tulku Urgyen visiting Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche for the last time. Lots of familiar faces including Tulku Urgyen's sons Chokyi Nyima Rp. and Tsoknyi Rp., as well as his close disciple Andreas Kretschmar. Footage begins around the 2:30 mark.
Our thanks to the anonymous person who shared the link.
Thursday, March 11, 2010
A special thanks to Michael and Helen for sharing these photos of their pilgrimage to Pema Shelpuk.
Tangton Gyalpo Iron bridge
on the way to Pema Shelpuk (Crystal Lotus Cave)
view of terma site
entrance to the cave where the Dzogchen Desum was revealed
caretakers of the cave
altar inside the cave
statue of Padmasambhava
retreat huts offered free to those doing retreat or kora