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BuddhaFest Teaching: Lama Tsony on Crazy Wisdom

During the funeral for the 16th Karmapa, in Sikkim, India, Lama Tsony had a brief but significant encounter with Chögyam Trunga—a thunderbolt, as he describes it. Bolstered by the fearlessness of compassionate wisdom, Chögyam Trungpa moved away from his background and culture and embraced life as it presented itself to him. He accepted reality as […]

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BuddhaFest: Crazy Wisdom starts Monday!

“I wanted the audience to feel like they had met Trungpa,” says Crazy Wisdom filmmaker Johanna Demetrakas. “I want people to leave the theater feeling like they had spent an hour and a half in his presence.” Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche’s presence is legendary. Consider: Allen Ginsberg considered him his guru; Thomas Merton wanted to write […]

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