Druze reincarnation stories

Anne shared this article with me on Facebook the other day.  It’s about a young boy in a Druze community in the Golan Heights who recounts the story of having been murdered in his previous life.  One remarkable feature of this case is that the boy was able to take village elders to the place […]

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Wisdom Through Love and Compassion: Noticing our inner spaciousness

Episode 13: Anne Klein/Lama Rigzin Drolma begins this teaching by reminding us that a mistaken sense of duality doesn’t just separate us from others; it actually separates us from our own deepest nature.  Harvey Aronson/Lama Namgyal Dorje closes the episode with a pithy teaching on the relationship between making effort in our practice and noticing […]

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Wisdom Through Love and Compassion: Settling meditation, giving and taking from a spacious heart

Episode 12: Anne Klein/Lama Rigzin Drolma begins this meditation with settling and accepting the support of the earth.  Then, supported by a spacious orb of light at our heart center, we practice sending loving energy to others and relieving them of suffering.

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Wisdom Through Love and Compassion: Dissolving “self” leads to wisdom and compassion

Episode 11: In this teaching, Anne Klein/Lama Rigzin Drolma returns to the image of the universe as a net of jewels, each reflecting every other jewel.  In the same way, each of us reflects and is connected with all other beings.  She closes by describing ultimate reality as “dynamized space,” the dance of emptiness that […]

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Welcome to Dawn Mountain’s reincarnation blog!

We’ll be sharing reincarnation research, stories, Buddhist teachings on reincarnation, and more, and we hope you’ll be part of the conversation. In this first post, we just want to share the page of the University of Virginia’s Department of Perceptual Studies (DOPS) team who are currently doing the best empirical research on reincarnation cases.  We […]

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Wisdom Through Love and Compassion: Looking for a “self” in the senses

Episode 10: In this meditation, Anne Klein/Lama Rigzin Drolma guides us through a process of natural relaxation and resting in the breath.  Then we turn our attention to our sensory experiences, gently searching for a “self” in each of them, and as we don’t find the self we thought we had, we can open to […]

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Wisdom Through Love and Compassion: Space as opening to wisdom and compassion

Episode 9:  In this teaching, Anne Klein/Lama Rigzin Drolma reminds us that recognizing our similarities with other people helps to break down our strongly felt sense of separation from others.  By reflecting on how we’re all connected by the food we eat, the air we breathe, and so much more, we can cultivate a spacious […]

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