Internet Resource Guide

Guide to Buddhist publications, web resources, teachers and meditation centers

Quotes of the Week - sign up to get a new quote each week.  Incredibly inspiring!

  •  ‘Ocean of Dharma’ quotes from Trungpa Rinpoche - Here
  •  ‘Heart Advice’ quotes from Pema Chodron - Here
  •  ‘Glimpse of the Day’ from Sogyal Rinpoche - Here

Buddhist Periodicals:  

  • Lion's Roar Magazine - Here
  • Buddhadharma Magazine - Here
  • Tricycle Magazine - Here

Need a meditation cushion? - Here's an excellent set at a reasonable price - Here

Podcasts:

  • On Being with Krista Tippett - excellent. Public radio's weekly program about religion, meaning, ethics, and ideas - Here
  • TED Talks - Talks inspired talks by the world's leading thinkers - Here
  • Buddhist Geeks - great interviews with teachers throughout the Buddhist world - Here
  • The Chronicles Project - a treasure of stories, interviews and teachings related to the world of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche - Here

Online Learning:

  • Tergar Learning Community - A rich and extensive resource for the teachings and community of Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche - here
  • Vajrayana online - Tim and his collaborator, Cortland Dahl, have created an online immersion program for Vajrayana practitioners. - Here
  • Dharma Sun - A wonderful online resource for live stream teachings by Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche. Create a free password and you’re in.  The Saturday talks are excellent - Here
  • Nalandabodhi - The online learning community os Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche - Here

Buddhist Blogs:

General study and information resources:

Some of the prominent teachers who travel and teach in the west:

  • H.H. The 17th Karmapa  kagyu.org
    - The head of the Karma Kagyu Lineage
  • The Ven. Chökyi Nyima Rinpoche -gomdeusa.org, dharmasun.com
    - eldest son of Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche
  • The Ven. Tsoknyi Rinpoche -pundarika.org
    - third son of Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche
  • The Ven. Mingyur Rinpoche - tergar.org, tergarlearningcommunity.org
  • -youngest son of Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche 
  • Pema Chödrön - pemachodron.org
    - western Buddhist nun and founder of Gampo Abbey, and friend of The Buddhist Center
  • The Ven. Thrangu Rinpoche - rinpoche.com
    - the leading scholar of the Kagyu Lineage
  • The Ven. Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche - siddharthasintent.org
    -Preeminent teacher, author and film maker
  • Sakyong Mingyur Rinpoche - mipham.com
    - Son of Trungpa Rinpoche, Shambhala Lineage
  • The Ven. Dzigar Kongtrül Rinpoche - mangalashribhuti.org/
    - Excellent Nyingma Lama living in in Crestone
  • The Ven. Dzogchen Pönlop Rinpoche - nalandabodhi.org
    -Brilliant meditation teacher and scholar
  • The Ven. Khandro Rinpoche - khandrorinpoche.org
    - the leading female teacher in the Tibetan tradition
  • The Ven. Sogyal Rinpoche - rigpaus.org/
    -Leading teacher and author of the Tibetan Book of Lving and Dying
  • The Ven. Ringu Tulku - bodhicharya.org/