El·e·na [el-uh-nuh, uh-ley-nuh; It. e-le-nah] /ˈɛlənə, əˈleɪnə; It. ɛˈlɛnɑ/ –noun a female given name, form of Helen // A proud student of His Eminence Tsem Rinpoche // Personal assistant with a BSc (Hons) Psych from Uni of Warwick // These are snapshots of my life, in words and pictures

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Humility by Chogyam Trungpa

Humility, very simply, is the absence of arrogance. Where there is no arrogance, you relate with your world as an eye-level situation, without one-upmanship. Because of that, there can be a genuine interchange. Nobody is using their message to put anybody else down, and nobody has to come down or up to the other person’s […]

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This just popped on my newsfeed and made me LOL. Funny thing? Kalu Rinpoche’s incarnation is now back and quite well-known and popular in Korea, if I’m not mistaken. (And if you’re taking the article way too seriously, and feel compelled to sprout a misguided sermon about how Tibetan Buddhism kicks Zen’s ass, you probably […]