Chamgon Khenting Tai Situpa's 59th Birthday
March 1, 2012
Today, Thursday the 1st of March, Chamgon Khenting Tai Situpa celebrates his 59th birthday.
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche, Lama Yeshe Losal Rinpoche, Sherab Palden Beru and the rest of the Samye Ling community wish him a very Happy Birthday and pray wholeheartedly for his long life and good health so that he can continue to benefit many beings.
In honour of this special occassion, we offer one of the many wonderful teachings we have been lucky enough to receive from Situ Rinpoche in Samye Ling - we hope and pray that in the future he will be able to return and give many more.
"The practice of generosity is to give what is worthwhile and to give it with non-attachment. This can be studied through three main aspects: giving things, giving loving protection and giving loving understanding. The teaching on the first of these, material generosity, explains what is proper generosity and what is improper. We should abandon improper generosity and practice the proper one..." Click here to read the full article online