Bodhicitta is the moon of the mind.
Bodhicitta is the sun of the mind.
Bodhicitta is the jewel of the mind.
Bodhicitta is the nectar of the mind.
– Khunu Rinpoche

The Venerable Tenzin Priyadarshi

The Venerable Tenzin Priyadarshi is an innovative thinker, philosopher, educator and a polymath monk. He is Director of the Ethics Initiative at the MIT Media Lab and President & CEO of The Dalai Lama Center for Ethics and Transformative Values at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, a center dedicated to inquiry, dialogue, and education on the ethical and humane dimensions of life.

The Center is a collaborative and nonpartisan think tank, its programs emphasize responsibility and examine meaningfulness and moral purpose between individuals, organizations, and societies. The Center has six Nobel Peace Laureates as its founding members and its programs run in several countries and expanding.

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The cloud of compassion having incessantly spread forth,
it dispels the two opposites of being and non-being,
A marvel has appeared in the mid-sky- Behold!
O Bhusuku, the own-form of simultaneously arisen bliss!

 

Through a Monk's Eye

In this noisy world there is a surfeit of motivational speakers. It has become a fashionable trade. We need more motivational listeners— to increase the ability and capacity to listen deeply— in our act of listening we motivate others to refine their thoughts and find their voices. We must strive to be respectful and encouraging listeners. -VTPR ... See MoreSee Less

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In this noisy world there is a surfeit of motivational speakers. It has become a fashionable trade. We need more motivational listeners— to increase the ability and capacity to listen deeply— in our act of listening we motivate others to refine their thoughts and find their voices. We must strive to be respectful and encouraging listeners. -VTPR

 

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very true sir

Where are you now? I hoped I'd see you in Toronto at the Parliament of World's Religions. Was disappointed.

🙏🙏🙏

I'm trying.

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Ethical Questions for the 21st Century-- A Conversation with Professor Sundar Ramaswamy, Vice-Chancellor of Krea U, Venerable Tenzin Priyadarshi and Mr. R. Seshasayee, Chairman of IndusInd Bank and Former Chairman of Infosys. ... See MoreSee Less

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Bhaiya, please post short videos of your interactions

We have lost a spiritual giant. Fr. Thomas Keating was life of light and love. A wonderful mentor and beloved human being. He will be missed. ... See MoreSee Less

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We have lost a spiritual giant. Fr. Thomas Keating was life of light and love. A wonderful mentor and beloved human being. He will be missed.

 

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How good you were able to spend time with him, appreciate him.

It was an extraordinary experience for our whole family to have had the chance to meet him. Thanks precious Tenzin-la!

Both of you are beautiful souls. His light and love will continue

😍😍

Sending prayers.

Much love

So sorry my friend !!!

I heard him speak at MIT...he was a brilliant man. So sad to hear this news.

RIP

...I share your grief for this world

Lovely. lovely man. It was a privilege to act as his driver when he visited MIT a few years ago.

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I bow to the Buddhas in all directions, May they continue to shine the light of compassion and wisdom!

Image: Stupa at Borobudur. VTPR. 2018
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I bow to the Buddhas in all directions, May they continue to shine the light of compassion and wisdom!

Image: Stupa at Borobudur. VTPR. 2018

Meeting a dear spiritual friend, HH the Karmapa.
May he live long and his Dharma activities flourish!
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Meeting a dear spiritual friend, HH the Karmapa. 
May he live long and his Dharma activities flourish!

 

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Chakchalo lamakhen

🙏🙏🙏 🌸🌸🌸

How Wonderful!

🙏 delighted to see the masters together.

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What a lovely photo beta. Stay blessed ( if I can say that to you ). Stay smiling

Eternal smile.. Bhudha from Vaishali!!

Lovely smile sir 🙂

🌺🌺🌺

Stay blessed beta

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