Wisdom & Compassion audio livestream today June 13th, 2015 from Vancouver

13 June 2015

Vancouver screening of Vara: A Blessing

14 May 2015


A special screening June 8th in Vancouver of Khyentse Norbu’s latest feature film Vara: A Blessing followed by a Q&A session with the director.

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In the wake of the Nepal earthquake

02 May 2015

GR from R

Words from Rinpoche on the Nepal earthquake

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How India Is Squandering Its Top Export: The Buddha

07 April 2015

"In this article, I've tried to point to some possible historical, political, strategic, religious, philosophical, caste and other explanations for this region's heedless squandering of its rich and profound Buddhist heritage. But, whatever the reasons to date, the bottom line is that it doesn't have to be this way."

Check out the full analysis by Rinpoche in Huffington Post India.

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Year of the Wood Sheep

18 February 2015

Losar Message from Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse Rinpoche

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It depends... A final message from Rinpoche : UPDATED

12 January 2015

"I offer my gratitude and appreciation for the diligence and enthusiasm of all those who have recited the mantra..."

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'Not for Happiness' now available in your ears

11 December 2014

Rinpoche's book, 'Not for Happiness', was just released as an audiobook. The narrator is Edoardo Ballerini.

Rinpoche's book, 'Not for Happiness', was just released as an audiobook (12/9/14) on  The narrator is Edoardo Ballerini.  
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Khenpo Sonam Phuntsho to be lama-in-residence around the globe 2014/2015

03 November 2014

We are very pleased to announce that Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche has appointed Khenpo Sonam Phuntsho to be the lama-in-residence in various regions around the world for the next year, starting mid- November.

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Message from Rinpoche August 2014

20 August 2014

DJKR message photo

This letter is just to share some concerns as I see the spiritual path being sought from so many different angles and with so many different motivations and intentions – some obviously very heartfelt and inspiring and others very dodgy, materialistic and worldly.

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Web Programmer Needed

31 May 2014

Siddhartha's Intent is looking for a volunteer who is an expert web programmer in Silverstripe to assist with the maintenance of the new SI website. 

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