His Holiness the Dalai Lama's teachings

  1. 1.The Great Treatise on the Stages of the Path to Enlightenment (Lam Rim Chen Mo) by Je Tsongkhapa Losangdrakpa

Oral transmission and guidance from a qualified Lama is strongly recommended for Vajrayana students studying this text. This text is one of the invaluable items that His Holiness the 14th the Dalai Lama brought when He went to exile in 1959. Click here for a video from Shambala Publications.

This text is one of the 18 texts that His Holiness the Dalai Lama will be covering at the Jangchup Lamrim teachings from 30 November to 13 December 2012 in India. The official website for the teachings is: www.jangchuplamrim.org/jangchup-lamrim/text-translations.

Click here to download the Vietnamese translation. This text is translated from English edition. Shambala Publications granted Prajna Upadesa Foundation a permission to upload on-line and publish for free distribution. Translated by Viet Lam Rim Lotsawas.



  1. 2.Teaching on A Commentary on the Awakening Mind (Bodhicittavivarana) by Arya Nagarjuna (4 October 2009)

A complete transcription of His Holiness’ Teaching was published and available for free at affiliated Vietnamese Temples: Linh Son, MA; Xa Loi, MD; Hoa Nghiem, VA and Tibetan Buddhist Centers/foundations: The Tibet Center, NY; the Compassion Foundation, NY; Sakya Institute for Buddhist Studies, MA; the Universal Benevolence Foundation, VA. Click Bodhicittavivarana.pdf to download the Vietnamese translation.

  1. 3.1000-Armed Avalokiteshvara teaching and initiation (24 September 2005)

Click 1000-Armed Avalokiteshvara.pdf to download a transcript of the afternoon teaching by His Holiness the Dalai Lama.

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