Posted on January 13, 2019 by Edmund Butler (Reposted from Edmund Butler’s WordPress blog): This new article just came up… Read more “Communal child sexual abuse in Shambhala – like father, like son, and the others?”
To thwart the travel restrictions imposed upon him by the Indian government, Orgyen Trinley Dorje not long ago applied bought a passport from The Dominican Republic.
Translated from French: Hérault: the Buddhist temple Lerab Ling de Roqueredonde and its community raided Par Fabrice Dubault, Publié le… Read more Police raid Sogyal’s center in France – seize gold, euros and dollars – Lerab Ling
The Dalai Lama says that he has long been aware of stories about sexual abuse by Buddhist teachers. “I already knew these things. Nothing new”, he replied to the question from the NOS about what he learned from his conversation with four victims of yesterday. Follow-up questions and other questions about the subject could not be asked at a short press conference in the Nieuwe Kerk in Amsterdam.
NAROPA UNIVERSITY IMPORTANT INFORMATION ____________________________________________ From Families Against Cult Teachings’s website: Since the horrible death of Sharon Stern, F.A.C.T. has… Read more Exposing the Shambhala and Naropa Cults – by F.A.C.T.
Our heavenly Father has appointed my husband and myself to pray intercessory prayers for you, we did not choose this,… Read more Spiritual Warfare to Heal the Intimate Wounds of Spiritual Sexual Abuse
I agree regarding the revision of the role of women who are, ironically, the vast majority of western Buddhists. I think we also need to look at how putting people on such a false pedestals creates an unnatural instinctive mating responses in women – something that leaves them confused and vulnerable. It is time to call out the naked emperor!
To the one who is victorious and does my will to the end, I will give authority over the nations—that one ‘will rule them with an iron scepter and will dash them to pieces like pottery’ —just as I have received authority from my Father. I will also give that one the morning star. Whoever has ears, let them hear what the Spirit says to the churches. Revelation 2:26-29
Tibetan teachers historically prefer cash for the Lamaist teachings, seminars, retreats, empowerments and private appointments they give to their students… Read more The I.R.S. and the ‘cash rich’ Tibetan lamas in the United States
In his lengthy teaching on samaya, Orgyen Tobgyal Rinpoche said things like: Beating removes obstacles and brings blessings.
Beating hard increases wisdom. When a lama has mastered great primordial wisdom, everything he does is for the benefit of sentient beings; whether it corresponds to Western ideas or not, if he kills someone, no problem. When you feel hurt, there is no point to turn against the teacher because the real reason is that you don’t have enough merit. The people who wrote the letter had wrong views and have broken their samaya with their teacher, who loved and cared for them.