Posts by John Jackson

Taste of the Three Doors in Dortmund

We are very pleased to share that we’ll be offering a Taste of the Three Doors program in Dortmund, Germany, March 14 – 16, 2014. This “Taste” program is meant to introduce people to the simple meditative approaches of the Three Doors program, and provides easy to use methods to help our lives be more open and joyful. This is a wonderful opportunity for people who are interested in starting a meditation practice, and is complementary to the spiritual beliefs of any tradition. For further information and registration please contact Angelika Krone.

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New Course on the Three Heart Mantras

Yes, that’s right! We are working on a new online course with Tenzin Wangyal Rinpoche on the Three Heart Mantras of Bön. We are doing the video production in December, and if all goes smoothly, we hope to have the new course available on the Ligmincha Learning site by late spring or early summer 2014. The Three Heart Mantras are used in many different meditations in the Bön tradition, and play a major role in the ngrondro practices. They are said to be the essence of enlightenment in sound and energy, and as we sing or chant the mantras our awareness is transformed to be in union with the Buddhas. They are used for purification, protection, and as primary practices toward self realization. It is said that creating these mantras in any form brings merit and...

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