Author Archives: TYW

About TYW

I am Tenzin from Devon in England but I am originally from Bhutan. It is a small country in the Himalayas. Famously known as the Land of Gross National Happiness. Tashi Delek!

A BUDDHIST PRAYER OF FORGIVENESS

A BUDDHIST PRAYER OF FORGIVENESS As the year comes to an end this year it is good to reflect and share this Buddhist prayer of forgiveness with everyone. Please feel free to reblog this page if you wish it. If … Continue reading

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The Power of Sacred Mantras

Reciting these six syllables of Om Ma Ni Pad Me Hum purifies our ego, jealousy, passion, ignorance, greed, and hatred. Tibetan Buddhists believe that chanting this mantra out loud or silently to oneself, invokes powerful benevolent attention and blessings of Chenrezig (Avalokitesvara), … Continue reading

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GUEST BLOG: A WOMAN IN THE MIST AT LAMPERI

My cousin Namgyal Tshering from Bhutan wrote this piece which is a typical ghost storytelling most Bhutanese people would have grown up listening to and be completely petrified. He shared it on his Facebook page and with his permission, I am … Continue reading

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Writing is for Life and not just for November

The month of November is dedicated as a NaNoWriMo challenge month which is a National Novel Writing Month, held every year since 1999 where you can take part via the internet to record your progress. They have a local group managed by … Continue reading

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The Descending Day of Lord Buddha from Heaven

This year on November 10th, it is marked as the descending day of the lord Buddha from heaven of 33 gods (Lhabab Duchen) after he was begged to return to earth by one of his disciples. He is supposed to … Continue reading

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Quotes from Tricycle Community

These are some of the quotes from the Tricycle Community I have compiled to share with everyone who may read this page.  Lovingkindness Starts Close to Home  “Although we are aiming at an all-inclusive lovingkindness unrestricted by the partiality that … Continue reading

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Guru Padmasambhava’s Phrophecies

Prophecies made more than 1,250 years ago by Guru Padmasambhava also known as Guru Rinpoche. When one of his disciples asked him when is the beginning of the Dharma-ending age. To this he visualised and then replied; “When the Iron Birds … Continue reading

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