Learn to Train Your Mind

The 59 Lojong Slogans with Acharya Judy Lief

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The Mind-Training Slogans: Week 1

Acharya Judy LiefEach Friday, beginning April 9, Acharya Judy Lief, teacher in the Shambhala tradition of Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche, will comment on one of Atisha's 59 mind-training (Tib. lojong) slogans, which serve as the basis for a complete practice.

Atisha (980-1052 CE) was an Indian adept who brought to Tibet a systematized approach to bodhicitta (the desire to awaken for the sake of all sentient beings) and loving-kindness, through working with these slogans. Judy edited Chogyam Trungpa's Training the Mind (Shambhala, 1993), which contains Trungpa Rinpoche's commentaries on the lojong ("mind-training") teachings.

Each entry will include a practice.

Read all the lojong slogans here.


A Year of Atisha Slogans

Judy Lief logong slagansI would like to invite you to join me in an ongoing reflection on the mind training slogans of Atisha.

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