This event happened on February 12

The Essence of the Bodhisattva Path

with Guru Vajradhara His Holiness the 12th Chamgon Kenting Tai Situpa


February 12, 2022.

10-11 a.m. EST (US), 4-5 p.m. CET (Europe), 11 p.m. - Midnight HKT (Hong Kong) 

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Registration will close 1 hour in advance of the event.

Who can attend this event?

There are no prerequisites for this event. It is appropriate for any meditator who wishes to engage more deeply in the bodhisattva path. 


Translation from English will be offered in Chinese, French, German, Portuguese, Russian, Japanese, Vietnamese, and Spanish.


English recording of this event will reside in The Way of the Bodhisattva Immersion course in Vajrayana Online (subscription required). 


“When you have compassion, a bodhisattva’s compassion for all sentient beings, why you have bodhicitta for all sentient beings is because of your joy, not because of your sorrow.” — Tai Situ Rinpoche

This event is a rare opportunity to receive a teaching on The Way of the Bodhisattva directly from His Holiness Kenting Tai Situ Rinpoche, the Supreme Head of the Palpung Monastic Seat and the living root guru of Mingyur Rinpoche. During the webinar, Tai Situ Rinpoche will share with us the heart essence of this profound text, bringing it alive so that we can make these teachings a lived experience.


How can you walk the bodhisattva path with joy, confidence, and openness? In this webinar, Vajradhara Tai Situ Rinpoche will give an overview of the bodhisattva path and provide practical instructions on how to practice bodhichitta, the aspiration to guide all sentient beings to realize their awakened nature, and other practices within the bodhisattva’s training.


In this event you will learn: 

  • about buddha nature 
  • about the essence of the bodhisattva path
  • skillful ways to train your mind in awareness, compassion, and wisdom


This event will include: 

  • teachings from Vajradhara Tai Situ Rinpoche on Shantideva’s profound text The Way of the Bodhisattva
  • [Mingyur Rinpoche will attend the teachings as well.] 

The Essence of the Bodhisattva Path

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About Guru Vajradhara His Holiness the 12th Chamgon Kenting Tai Situpa

Guru Vajradhara His Holiness Chamgon Kenting Tai Situpa, popularly known as His Holiness Kenting Tai Situ Rinpoche, is proclaimed in a number of sacred texts as the incarnation of Bodhisattva Maitreya in Tushita Heaven who was crowned as the future Buddha by Buddha Sakyamuni when he descended to the Earth in 623 BC, as well as subsequent incarnations as Guru Padmasambhava.

As the Supreme Head of Palpung Monastic Seat, His Holiness Chamgon Kenting Tai Situpa oversees 180 monasteries of Kagyu lineage, 300 Bon and Buddhist monasteries, over 1,000 affiliated branch temples and 18 monastic estates throughout Tibet.

The current Guru Vajradhara His Holiness Chamgon Kenting Tai Situpa was born to a farming and nomadic dual family in the east Tibetan Kingdom of Dege in 1954. He was enthroned to the Palpung Monastic Seat shortly afterwards.

His Holiness is a great scholar, philosopher, poet, artist, architect and geomancer. He is the author of more than 20 books in English. His compilation in Tibetan language reaches over 200 volumes and his writing reaches over 15 volumes to date.

He continues to teach and transmit the sacred lineage of Dharma to disciples from all over the world diligently and tirelessly.

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